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Mobile Retail: Apps That Drive Engagement
As retailers map out their mobile strategies, consumer engagement should drive their application decision-making.
In her report recapping the 2014 GRMA Executive Leadership Forum, Stephanie Fischer, president and CEO of GRMA, states “senior management’s role is to encourage and empower their organizations to adopt a passion for experimentation. Those who do so will distance themselves from the pack, and those who don’t will be left in the dust in a global world characterized by exponential growth in technology and intense localization.
When developing a mobile strategy for stores, retailers should make customers the number one priority. And part of improving customer service is streamlining how store associates deal with intra-day disruptions so they can remain focused on the customer.
In today’s digital world, possibilities are endless. Advances in technology have drastically changed the retail landscape. Consumers can access information from their home, in the store, or on their mobile device. With the increased popularity of smart phones and wireless devices, businesses are rethinking the ways they service customers and streamline operations.
Retail operations are complicated systems that require constant attention. Experienced professionals understand that getting even the smallest parts of operations right can mean the difference between success and failure. In today’s retail landscape, it’s important for stores to be as lean and productive as possible. A common technique for maximizing productivity is arming employees with the tools they need to be successful, including mobile devices. But, what happens when these tools are underperforming?
ARTICLES FROM INTEGRATED SOLUTIONS FOR RETAILERS
Cloud-Based mPOS Brings Omni-Channel Success To Gilt
An mPOS solution helped Gilt streamline operations in its pop-up shops and spark new ideas for a better customer experience.
Three Keys To The Mobile Consumer: Strategy, Preparation, And Adoption
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.
Cutting-Edge Supply Chain Strategies: Omni-Channel’s Next Big Thing
Consumer expectations of a seamless omni-channel experience are reinventing the supply chain.
Inside The Front-End Changes At Lowe’s
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.
Preventing Operational Loss
Identifying the breakdowns that cause operational loss is challenging enough. What about prevention?
Mobile Apps Designed for Ease and Efficiency
Jennifer™ is the voice and name of the Lucas mobile application and the core component of our voice picking and Mobile Work Execution solutions. Jennifer Mobile streamlines hands-on processes for warehouse associates who wear headsets and a rugged mobile computer that allow them to communicate with Jennifer in a two-way conversation.
Mobile Surveys From CFI Group
Smartphones are quickly becoming the preferred method for online browsing and communication for many of your key customers. According to Microsoft research, mobile internet usage is projected to overtake desktop internet usage by 2014. Are you ready?
The Dayforce commitment to cutting edge technology means we are constantly improving access and streamlining the user interface across platforms and devices.
Lucas Mobile Work Execution
The Future of Mobile Work
Lucas Mobile Work Execution solutions make hands-on warehouse processes easier and better for workers, and give supervisors new tools to view and manage associate performance, balance work-in-process, and adjust operations to changing needs. The solutions help DCs adapt to new demands without changing WMS or host systems, improve associate productivity, and increase order and inventory accuracy. Beyond voice picking, this is the future of mobile work.
RETAIL MOBILITY NEWS
Del Taco Selects EarthLink’s New Turnkey Franchise Program
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.