Tag: technology

Customer Engagement, Customer Experience, Others, Tech

Top 10 Technology Trends in Retail

February 10, 2021

Via: Retail TouchPoints

While technology has continued to have a dramatic impact on the retail industry, the spread of COVID-19 has created new technology trends and accelerated current tech best practices significantly. Between the need for more expansive ecommerce functions, low-contact or no-contact […]

E-commerce, Others, Retail Types, Tech

Google expands visual search in latest shopping push

October 20, 2020

Via: Retail Dive

Google’s various shopping-oriented features are significant to mobile marketers in different ways. For car makers, the AR Autos platform will give them a chance to create 3D and AR renderings of their vehicles to provide a more immersive view of […]

Customer Experience, E-commerce, Loyalty Programs, Retail Types

Fashion brands team up for flash sales event

August 6, 2020

Via: Retail Dive

Every unit item sold through the site has a $5 consumer donation attached to it, with all of the proceeds donated directly to Baby2Baby and Know Your Rights Camp. The BestKeptSecret team and its sponsors will match all donations, per […]

Others, Tech

Will Retail Chatbots Be the New Normal?

August 4, 2020

Via: Independent Retailer

Chatbots have become an essential feature for retailers across the world. Businesses benefit from these integrations since chatbots can boost sales, assist customers and help the company stand out. Though chatbots are already making progress in the retail world, AI […]

Others, Tech

Four Ways Artificial Intelligence is Transforming Retail Experiences

July 21, 2020

Via: Independent Retailer

Retailers, faced with changing customer needs and a demand for constant innovation, are looking to cutting-edge tech to improve their stores. Most modern businesses collect huge amounts of customer data. A lot of that info goes to waste, however. Artificial […]

E-payment & Data Security, Tech

In The COVID-19 Era, AI Is Retail’s Best Shield Against Fraudsters

July 15, 2020

Via: Retail TouchPoints

When retail historians compile the definitive chronicle of this era, they will recall something remarkable: as merchants across the nation responded to the COVID-19 outbreak by shifting more operations online, two years’ worth of e-Commerce growth got crammed into two […]

News & Trends

Why Retailers Should Bet on AI

February 24, 2020

Via: Retail Info Systems News

Competition in the retail industry is stiff. As technology advances and consumer expectations skyrocket, retailers can no longer solely rely on products as their main competitive differentiator. They are now pressured to also deliver exceptional customer experiences, with little margin […]


Shoppers have a love/hate relationship with self-checkouts

February 19, 2020

Via: RetailWire

Consumers are increasingly favoring self-checkout because of the perception that it can be faster than using a cashier. Frustrations, however, with the technology persist. A recent Wall Street Journal article — “Stores and Shoppers Agree: Self-Checkout Is Hard” — details […]

Others, Tech

How Retailers Can Utilize Existing Technology to Optimize In-Store Experiences

December 19, 2019

Via: Independent Retailer

It’s likely you’ve seen the not-so-subtle sign of the season that bridges the end of fall and the beginning of winter: shopping season. For shoppers, that means deals, deals, deals. But for retailers, it means a mad dash to attract […]

Others, Tech

Increasing Retail Sales with Data Analytics

November 26, 2019

Via: Independent Retailer

Retail data monetization is the process of using your company’s transaction and customer data to optimize the way you make and spend money. There are two different ways to monetize data: direct monetization and indirect monetization. Direct data monetization is […]