For the past few months, my colleagues and I have been traveling the country, hosting CIO dinners. We do so to learn about key issues and trends and to provide a venue for CIOs to share experiences with their peers. Lots of good food but even better conversations.
The 7-Eleven Convenience Stores concentrated in Central Oklahoma are independently owned. The company desired a wireless LAN in each of its convenience stores to enable employees to use wireless handheld scanning devices to deliver data to a Retalix inventory control and Demand AnalytX (DAX) system. The DAX system enables the stores’ inventories, especially the most expensive items, to be carefully monitored and adjusted, streamlining operations and saving dollars.
The main buzz surrounding the iPhone 6 launch has been its bigger size and how great that will be for, say, anyone who takes photos, plays games, or reads email on-the-go. It's time to talk about the real winner: retail shoppers.
A leader in the shortening and oils industry, Columbus Vegetable Oils chose Aerohive’s Cooperative Control wireless LAN solution for its new manufacturing and warehouse facility because of its superior security, reliability, manageability, and flexibility.
Peter Girgis, CIO of Dunn-Edwards Paints, discusses how Dunn-Edwards' relationship with EarthLink has helped Dunn-Edwards create a better customer experience.
As the groundwork for enterprisewide data visibility falls into place, a game of connect-the-data dots is playing out in stores.
Long live telephone sales, especially when $2.4 billion in sales are riding on them. At Advance Auto Parts, MPLS over high-speed DSL ensures every call reaches a destination.
Mobility is making a huge impact on how retailers deal with everything from inventory visibility to customer experience — with the ultimate goal of increased sales.
Retailers are collaborating to fight the rising level of retail crime through LP/AP organizations and by leveraging the huge amount of data new LP/AP technologies supply to benefit operations, sales, and the bottom line. See how the latest technologies are enabling this in The Annual Resource Guide To Loss Prevention.
“Channel segmentation is dangerous business in the age of cross-channel consumers’ high expectations.”
Enterprises are accelerating their application roadmap and moving to cloud-based applications to deliver a better customer experience.
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Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organizations, recently announced that it will host the Epicor Insights Eagle Customer Conference 2015 at the Hyatt Regency in New Orleans, Louisiana. Epicor expects to welcome users of its independent retail business management solutions, Epicor Eagle and Epicor Eagle for the Aftermarket, on February 2-4, 2015.
Three top Retail Realm Executives– Afshin Alikhani (Chairman), Yasser Shenouda (CEO) and Rachel Smith (Director of Sales for N. America) have arrived in New York to attend the 2015 National Retail Federation (NRF) “Big Show”, 11-14 January.
Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for retail, manufacturing, distribution, and services organizations, recently announced that Vestis Retail Group, which operates Bob's Stores, Eastern Mountain Sports (EMS) and Sport Chalet, has selected Epicor Retail Software as a Service (SaaS) solutions to power its expanding retail sporting goods apparel and equipment business.
From NRF 2015, Ingenico Group, global leader in seamless payment, recently announced that Stage Stores, a leading neighborhood retailer that delivers brand-name family apparel in 40 states across the U.S., implemented with Chase Paymentech point-to-point encryption (P2PE) for its almost 900 stores in the US.
Mission-critical cloud applications demand that networks perform at unprecedented levels. Connectivity, bandwidth, speed and throughput make or break the employee and customer experience. Learn how smart network technologies like SD WAN and NaaS support cloud strategy today and in future. Hear retailer Genesco’s real-world insights on deploying smart network services.
In a newly connected era of technology conveniences, there are also unprecedented security risks. EarthLink offers a comprehensive Franchise Program that includes financial breach protection, online tools to help franchise owners achieve and maintain compliance, a PCI compliant firewall to safeguard transactions and data, and in-store WiFI to securely engage customers. Protecting your brand has never been easier.