Tag: customers

Others, Tech

Is The IoT Relevant To The Independent Retailer?

November 28, 2017

Via: Independent Retailer

RSR just published their annual benchmark on the Internet of Things (IoT) and a couple of things became clear. First, far too many retailers large and small don’t really understand exactly what the IoT really is. Secondly, retailers have some […]

Others, Retail Trends, Tech

2017 Innovations in Retail Technology – Research and Markets

November 20, 2017

Via: Business Wire

This edition of ITCC TOE provides a snapshot of some of the key ICT-led innovations for the retail industry. It highlights a set of innovative retail technologies that are available today and their key capabilities in addressing existing industry challenges […]

Retail Trends

BlitzResults Survey Reveals: Majority of Customers Have Already Been Fooled on Black Friday

November 16, 2017

Via: Business Wire

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Think it pays off to go shopping on Black Friday? According to a survey conducted by education portal, 81% of all consumers state that they have been tricked by dealers in the past. “Lure offers”, allegedly “sold […]

Others, Tech

Introducing Live View: Watch Visitors Become Customers with Real-Time Reporting

November 13, 2017

Via: Shopify Blog

Your business is changing with every passing second. New visitors are arriving, new items are being added to carts, customers are making purchases. It’s hard to keep a pulse on your business’s constant ebbs and flows. With Live View, you […]

Customer Engagement, Customer Experience

Advice For Walmart: 20,000 Holiday Parties Is A Good Start

November 8, 2017

Via: Forbes Markets

Walmart has a number of plans in place to drive sales during the holiday season, including an expanded assortment of products in stores and online and free two-day shipping on millions of items. “Holiday helpers” will be positioned in stores […]

Retail Trends

How to Sell Your Products on Amazon

October 19, 2017

Via: Shopify Blog

Hundreds of millions of people use Amazon to shop online every year. Wouldn’t it be nice to get your products in front of all those potential customers? Of course, but Amazon can seem a little intimidating at first. That’s why […]

Customer Engagement, Customer Experience, In-Store Media, Tech Unwraps its 2017 Holiday Toy List, Electronics Gift Guide and Home Gift Guide

October 16, 2017

Via: Business Wire

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–(NASDAQ:AMZN) – today announced the launch of its 2017 Holiday Toy List, Electronics Gift Guide and Home Gift Guide, taking the guesswork out of gifting and helping customers delight their loved ones this holiday season. Thoughtfully curated and […]

Customer Engagement, Customer Experience

Target’s app to guide customers through stores and to deals

September 21, 2017

Via: Retail Dive

Target is enhancing its mobile app with beacon and Bluetooth technology that shows a customer’s location on the app’s map as they move about the store, Target’s chief information and digital officer Mike McNamara said in a company blog post. […]

Customer Engagement, Customer Experience

Abercrombie Hopes Updated Stores, Fancy Fitting Rooms Will Bring Customers Back

August 28, 2017

Via: Consumerist

Would better lighting and a place to charge your cellphone make you want to spend more time and money at the mall? Abercrombie & Fitch hopes so. The mall staple recently rolled out a new fitting room suite, as it […]

In-Store Media, Tech

Walmart’s VP of e-commerce talks pickup towers

August 17, 2017

Via: FierceRetail

In an effort to keep up with the exciting pace of retail, Walmart recently announced the expansion of its digital in-store pickup towers at locations around the country. “Customers are telling us they want to save time and money,” said […]