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E-payment & Data Security, Retail Trends, Tech

42% of holiday shoppers turning to mobile this year

November 12, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

It’s late 2018, and brick-and-mortar stores have not been vaporized from the landscape — people actually shop in them, and plan to keep doing so this holiday season. In fact, more retailers have become focused on refining in-store shopper experiences […]


In-Store Media, Tech

Walmart to open an in-store AI lab

November 12, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

Even as Walmart continues to grow its e-commerce ambitions by acquiring successful online players like Eloquii and Bare Necessities, the retailer remains aggressive on the in-store technology front. It has been developing a number of technologies with in-store applications and […]


Others, Tech

Amazon to launch holiday pop-ups throughout Europe

November 9, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

Amazon is poised to learn a lot about physical retail with a series of global pop-ups at the holidays. In the past decade or so, chain stores, brands and, especially, e-commerce companies have turned to pop-up retail to test new […]


Others, Tech

Nordstrom taps cloud platform to streamline wholesale buying

November 7, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

In the era of fast fashion retail, department stores need to work harder to make sure they have the full range of assortments and on-trend products that consumers will want, but without ending up with excess and unfashionable inventory that […]


Self-Checkout, Tech

7-Eleven pilots mobile checkout to let customers skip the line

November 6, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

7-Eleven seeks to make shopping at its convenience stores even easier with the Scan & Pay feature that relies on a variety of mobile technologies, including geofencing, QR code scanning and payments. Waiting in line and the checkout process are […]


Retail Types, Self-Checkout, Stores, Tech

Amazon Go is attracting return shoppers, long visits

October 31, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

From the opening of its first Amazon Go store in January 2018 to the opening of its most recent stores in San Francisco and Chicago, Amazon has kept quiet on the stores’ shopping data. InMarket’s study at least provides a […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

Mastercard unveils new card security push

October 22, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

Last week saw a major push by the traditional credit card networks to increase sector-wide support for tokenization. This announcement fits right in with Visa’s announcement of several new network partners for its Visa Token Service, and a move by […]


Others, Tech

H&M Deploys Next-Gen Workforce Management Solution

October 22, 2018

Via: Retail Info Systems News

H&M’s new robust workforce management solution handles task management, chat apps, e-mail and employee onboarding with one simple-to-use, all-in-one interface. The retailer has deployed Convo’s Retail Social Collaboration Platform across its US organization of more than 15,000 employees. Convo enables […]


E-payment & Data Security, Others, Tech

AmEx, PayPal deepen ties with cross-platform features

October 19, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

For American Express, this is another step in the company’s effort to shake off its legacy image as a stodgy credit card network that in the past has seemed unable or unwilling to evolve with the changing payments landscape. AmEx […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

Visa adds payment partners to network token service

October 18, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

This past summer, a Thales data threat report found that U.S. retailers lead the world in data breaches. One of the most recent breaches affected fashion retailer Shein, and that incident again made it abundantly clear that the problem is […]