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It's All About The Brand By Erin Harris, associate editor
What a difference a year makes. Not only was Mother Nature kind to NRF's 101st Annual Convention & EXPO this year, the tone was even more optimistic than at last year's BIG Show. Indeed, while much of the economic picture remains bleak, NRF reports that retail sales are expected to increase 3.4% this year. Click here to read more.
NRF 2012 Vendor Spotlight
Empower Software provides employee lifecycle services: time and attendance, workforce management, and HR/payroll and payroll tax delivered in a variety of ways that fit your unique needs. We provide client-driven deployment options, deliver the lowest TCO, drive value into our clients' businesses, and support our clients through unparalleled service support.
Infor10 Workforce Management
As a retailer, you need a solid suite of solutions to provide the customer the right message at the right time. Find out how leading retailers are using Infor solutions to maximize the customer experience by adopting a strategic approach to workforce management and leveraging every customer interaction to improve the bottom line.
Cash management: Besides labor management, it's probably one of the most difficult and time-consuming activities retailers face. Panda Express, a quick service Chinese restaurant that has become the fastest-growing chain within the fast-growing Asian cuisine segment of the restaurant industry, is no different.
The challenge — or as some retailers may lead you to believe, the art — of managing stock for brick-and-mortar stores as well as e-commerce is hard enough, but now retailers around the world are pushing the envelope once again.
Art Howard believes in the power of community as a platform for retail success. Five years ago, Howard launched Destination Baby, a brick-and-mortar
store in Woodbridge, NJ, that offers baby and maternity products
Our annual report on retailers' 2011 systems successes, failures, and spending priorities for the coming year provides a unique look into the state of the industry. By Matt Pillar, Integrated Solutions For Retailers magazine
NRF 2012 Vendor Spotlight
Accu-Time® AccuTouch Accu-Time Systems (ATS) introduced its new Airtime™ wireless module at the NRF. Airtime enables the company's workforce management terminals to communicate with a host server anywhere in the world via cellular data networks. It provides partners and end users a completely new way to collect workforce management data. •
Tyco Security Products For Retail Retailers worldwide depend on Tyco Security Products' American Dynamics video solutions to see more, do more, and save more. Retailers can protect their analog investment while transitioning to IP.
Direct Source Retail Direct Source puts our extensive experience to work for the nation's top retailers, developing nationwide rollouts and end-to-end custom hardware and software solutions to help you achieve greater productivity, client service, and transaction processing.
Networking Solutions For The Retail Industry EarthLink Business™, a leading communications and IT services provider, empowers customers with data and voice IP services as well as managed IT services, including cloud computing, data centers, virtualization, security, applications, and support services. The company's extensive network includes 28,000 fiber miles, four secure data centers, and ubiquitous IP coverage across 90% of the country.
Island Pacific Mobile Island Pacific expands its product suite to include Island Pacific SmartRetail, our cutting-edge browser interface/application, and Island Pacific Mobile, with apps for sales, stock take, and more. •
WinRetail End-To-End Solutions JDS Solutions helps mid-market retailers integrate all facets of their business, like e-commerce, merchandise planning, inventory control, business intelligence, point-of-sale, CRM, loss prevention, and more.
VeriFone PAYware Mobile Enterprise VeriFone reimagines retail and powers the future shopping experience — visit Verifone.com to learn more about VeriFone's next-generation mobile solutions, new MX 900 Series multimedia and payment solutions, and how to create intelligent interactions between retailers and consumers.