In-store & Ops
Essential Retail caught up with SOASTA's general manager for the EMEA region, Vincent DeGennaro, to talk good practice in digital performance management and his company's role in the retail industry.
Retailers are failing to make speedy progress with digital transformation strategies, according to a new report from Cisco, unveiled at NRF 2017.
Richard Andrew Williams, principal and vice chancellor at Heriot-Watt University, discusses why drone deliveries are unlikely to take off any time soon.
Essential Retail catches up with Shelly Bransten, SVP of retail and consumer products at Salesforce, to learn more about changing technologies and her NRF 2017 experience.
Robots, machine learning and VR, but what about the infrastructure? Richard Cottrell, managing director at Vista Retail Support, has his say on the tech on show at NRF 2017.
Thomas Pink is looking to digitise its Wall Street New York City store, using the Acuitas Digital Internet of Things (IoT) platform.
Carrie Ask, president of global retail at Levi's, is ready to take the jeans brand's responsive retail platform partnership with Intel to the next stage, as the company aims for "real-time, all-time inventory insights".
Carissa Véliz, DPhil candidate in Philosophy, Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics at University of Oxford, details how it is inconvenient for consumers to keep their privacy.
Ingenico Group's online and mobile commerce division is looking to provide eCommerce retailers with payment-enabled messaging bots.
Founder of the Virgin Group, Sir Richard Branson, shares five tips on how retailers should keep their brand fresh.
GameStop uses its loyalty scheme to help shape its future direction. The programme is not just for customer points or perks, says Mike Mauler, EVP & president for the retailer's international division.
Verifone enables loyalty point payments at the POS.
Might retailers want to consider introducing dynamic pricing to create better value for both customers and the wider industry?
Macy's is downsizing its workforce this year, but the department store chain's CEO Terry Lundgren says a focus on technology and digital is helping the company recruit talented individuals at the same time.
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