NRF 2016 was in my rear view mirror when I caught a late shuttle bus Jan. 19, but it’s taken me a full week to assemble and analyze my copious notes from the event. I just quickly searched what I jotted down, and these five words appeared the most often.
Customers and employees are smarter and more demanding than ever. And today’s current generation of associates expect a work environment that is digital and “smart.” In terms of workforce management (labor scheduling, time and attendance, and task management), that means solutions that run on smart phones and mobile devices are a prerequisite for retailers.
How a unified approach accelerates the journey to omnichannel, creating competitive advantage along the way
The most used and most widely supported mobile operating system for enterprise operations – Windows ® Embedded Handheld 6.5 (WEH 6.5) – is nearing its end of life and there is no clear-cut migration path for the millions of business users that depend on it.
This white paper outlines the 5 key benefits of a winning mobile app strategy, including new ways retailers can effectively leverage mobile technology as a competitive advantage. With the average shopper looking at their phone more than 150 times a day, learn how leading retailers leverage mobile technology.
As the groundwork for enterprisewide data visibility falls into place, a game of connect-the-data dots is playing out in stores.
You can’t talk about innovative retail technologies without discussing digitization. Much has been written about retail’s digital transformation and what it means for the retailers who embrace it, or worse, the retailers who don’t.
As retailers struggle to execute their own mobile strategies, consumers aren’t waiting around. Here’s how to catch up with — and capitalize on — the smartphone’s influence.
Consumer expectations of a seamless omni-channel experience are reinventing the supply chain.
How the Fortune 500 retailer improved the customer experience with a 50% reduction in false EAS alarms, reducing shrink and mitigating associate risk along the way.
The J3600 is tough enough to survive harsh mobile work environments, making your mobile job more productive. For the strongest, brightest, most viewable display, choose the Motion View Anywhere® display with Corning® Gorilla® Glass.
Your content is everywhere – on smartphones, tablets, e-readers, laptops or desktops - and iAPPS is built to make you look good on all of them. 44% of the U.S. online population (or about 107 million consumers) ages 8-64, owns a smartphone and uses it daily - up from 31% in 2011
The Motion F5t is a tablet PC that is meticulously designed, thoroughly developed, and purposely built for field productivity. The F5t is lightweight, rugged, and mobile weighing in at only 3.3 lbs and MIL-STD-810G tested and IP54 tested for moisture and dust.
Smartphones and tablets are transforming businesses by increasing productivity, raising efficiencies and improving customer satisfaction. However, the proliferation of mobile devices can’t be left unchecked without securing sensitive enterprise data, especially in this BYOD era.
MaaS360 helps IT administrators streamline the process to provision, manage, and secure today’s expanding suite of smartphones and tablets, all from a single portal.
As a fully integrated cloud platform, MaaS360 simplifies MDM with rapid deployment, and comprehensive visibility and control that spans across mobile devices, applications, and documents. MaaS360 supports all devices including the iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone, BlackBerry, and Kindle Fire.
The Motion Computing CL910 Tablet PC is durable, lightweight and purposefully built for mobile business. Running Microsoft ® Windows ® 7 Professional and powered by the Intel ® Atom ™ N2600 Dual Core Processor, the CL910 delivers increased performance while maintaining a battery life of up to seven hours.
Companies Partner to Enable Store Associates with Reflexis StorePulse® Real-Time Store Execution on Bluebird Mobile Devices; Reflexis StorePulse Now Available for Windows 10 .
Reflexis StorePulse Real-time Store Execution Software Enables Retailers to View and Respond to Store Operations, Omni-channel, and Customer Demand Alerts for Windows 10 across PCs, Tablets, and Phones. Reflexis Task Manager Software Also Available for Windows 10 Driving Consistent Execution of Go-To-Market Strategies
EarthLink Holdings Corp., a leading managed network, security and cloud solutions provider for multi-location businesses, announced that Del Taco, a thriving Mexican quick-service restaurant chain with 306 corporate and 241 franchise locations in 16 states, selected EarthLink's new Franchise Program to protect its brand and deliver a consistent customer experience across its entire franchisee footprint.
NCR Corporation, the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, announced recently that Jake’s Finer Foods, a broadline foodservice distributor serving Texas and Louisiana, is using NCR Power Delivery to more completely automate the process of foodservice delivery.
NCR Corporation, the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, announced recently the introduction of NCR Sales Advisor for Windows 8.1. The solution for fixed and mobile devices allows brick-and-mortar locations to drive unique shopping experiences based on past purchases, wish lists and product information, enabling personalized offers, recommendations and delivery options.
Panasonic, an industry leader in reliable and innovative mobile computers since 1996, recently announced the launch of the Toughpad FZ-B2, a rugged 7-inch tablet powered by Android for field-based workforces.
You already know that mobile point of sale (POS) technology can move associates from behind the cash wrap to the store floor. But that’s only half of the story. Mobile POS can serve as a focal point for other benefits – customer service and operational alike - that are the coin of the modern omni-channel retail realm.
Payments in retail are undergoing one of the largest shifts in history, with the impending move to EMV chip-and-pin and the rise of mobile payments. Here, Bob Johns, editor with Integrated Solutions For Retailers, talks with Erik Vlugt, Vice President of Product Marketing at VeriFone, to discuss the rapidly changing world of payments in retail, the impact of mobility, and the challenges retailers face as they try to implement for today and the future.