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In-Store Media, Others, Retail Trends, Tech

Stores Are Gateways to Innovation and Digital Transformation

May 14, 2018

Via: Retail Info Systems News

As the spirit of reinvention sweeps across the retail landscape, stores have emerged as proving grounds for technologies that blend the digital and brick-and-mortar worlds. Inspired by consumer expectations and competitive pressure, stores have evolved into gateways of innovation and […]


Customer Engagement, Customer Experience, Others, Tech

The Retail Customer Experience Is Changing. Is Your Brand Ready?

April 30, 2018

Via: The Retail TouchPoints Blog

Voice-enabled technology was the talk of the show at CES this year, with Google and Amazon in a near arms race to own the market. It seems as though voice assistants are everywhere, from the car and the home to […]


Others, Tech

Amazon bringing memory, natural conversation capabilities to Alexa

April 27, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

The coming capabilities seem like a natural step in the virtual assistant’s evolution. As users have become more comfortable with Alexa, it makes tremendous sense that the assistant should, via a technology upgrade, become more comfortable with them. Remembering things […]


Others, Retail Trends, Tech

Walmart Labs Hiring 150 Retail Tech Positions

April 27, 2018

Via: Retail Info Systems News

Walmart Labs has launched a huge hiring effort for retail technology positions in San Bruno and Sunnyvale, CA, to continue the company’s digital transformation. The retailer is seeking to fill 150 positions, Jenn Drago Ericksen, director, corporate communications, Technology / […]


Others, Tech

AI’s Role In Changing the Outlook of the Retail Industry

April 17, 2018

Via: Retail Info Systems News

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is defined as the study of “intelligent agents” and takes place when a device perceives its environment and takes actions that maximize its chance of success at some goal. Colloquially, the term “artificial intelligence” is applied when […]


Customer Engagement, Customer Experience, Others, Tech

No AI could mean loss of consumers

April 11, 2018

Via: FierceRetail

Two-thirds of senior IT decision-makers believe that retailers that fail to adopt artificial intelligence (AI) will lose their competitive edge. In new global research by Feefo, a customer insights company, almost all of these IT respondents, 96%, also say that […]


In-Store Media, Others, Retail Trends, Tech

10 retailers leading the way in augmented reality

April 4, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

Ever since Pokemon Go and Snapchat popularized augmented reality for the masses, tech giants have been scheming ways to provide more of it to users. Since the launch of Apple’s ARKit just six months ago, over 13 million AR apps […]


Customer Engagement, Customer Experience, Others, Tech

Building Retail VR Experiences Becomes Easier, Less Costly As Use Cases Expand

April 2, 2018

Via: The Retail TouchPoints Blog

Virtual Reality (VR) gets plenty of headlines and bullish growth projections. For retailers, the primary question remains: how can this technology be incorporated into the buying process, at a reasonable price point, and actually drive purchases? The good news for […]


Others, Tech

Ebay uses AR to select boxes

March 27, 2018

Via: FierceRetail

An new augmented reality (AR) solution from eBay allows sellers to easily and quickly select the best flat rate box for shipments. Built on Google’s ARCore platform, eBay is using motion tracking and environment understanding to place items inside boxes […]


Others, Tech

Amazon, AARP reportedly working on tech for seniors

March 21, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

Due to their massive numbers, baby boomers have attracted retailers and marketers for decades now. The Beatles catalog alone continues to rack up sales thanks in large part to their enduring loyalty. As a generation, defined by the boom in […]