Current Headlines

  1. NRF And Object Management Group Form Partnership On Retail Technology

    The National Retail Federation and international technology standards consortium Object Management Group recently announced that they have formed a new partnership to manage a portion of the functions previously performed by NRF’s Association for Retail Technology Standards division.

  2. Shoptalk And Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) Announce New Partnership

    Shoptalk, the new blockbuster retail and ecommerce event, recently announced a partnership with the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) focused on RILA’s newly launched (R)Tech Center for Innovation. RILA is the trade association of the world’s largest and most innovative retail companies.

  3. Available 24/7, New Smart Service Kiosk From Ford, Panasonic Saves Customers Time By Automating Vehicle Service Process

    We’ve all been there: You’re in a rush, need to drop off your vehicle for a service appointment, and upon arriving at the dealership, you realize a half-dozen other customers are already in line ahead of you.

  4. KiwiTech Announces Strategic Partnership With Blingby

    KiwiTech, LLC, a startup accelerator and technology services company, has announced a strategic partnership with Blingby, an innovative digital advertising and marketing platform. Blingby users watch, buy, book or rent the styles and places that inspire them.

  5. Soft Surroundings Selects Columbus Consulting International To Lead Allocation And Merchandise Planning Implementations

    Columbus Consulting International, a leading industry consultancy specializing in retail business processes and systems, announced recently that Soft Surroundings, a leading multi-channel marketer and aspirational lifestyle brand offering unique solutions to today’s active woman, has selected Columbus Consulting to lead the business process, design and implementation of the brand’s new allocation and merchandise planning solutions.

  6. HSN Enhances Employee Engagement With NICE Performance Management

    NICE recently announced that HSN is successfully using NICE Performance Management with Gamification. HSN is a leading entertainment and lifestyle retailer reaching approximately 94 million households with most of its 1,700 sales and service agents working from home.

  7. A.C. Moore Improves App Engagement With GPShopper's Mobile Platform

    Leading arts and crafts retailer, A.C. Moore, recently partnered with mobile app engagement platform, GPShopper, to relaunch its mobile application on both iOS and Android.

  8. GoECart And LiquidPixels Bring Photorealistic Product Configuration To Ecommerce Websites

    GoECart is pleased to announce its latest partnership is with LiquidPixels, bringing dynamic imaging product-configurator features to retail and B2B websites.

  9. Fast-Growing Health And Beauty Brands Select BigCommerce To Power Digital Channels

    BigCommerce, the leading ecommerce platform for fast-growing and established brands, recently announced health and beauty retailers BPI Sports, Design Essentials and Osmotics Cosmeceuticals have selected and successfully migrated their online stores to BigCommerce Enterprise.

  10. Amplience Provides Digital Content Clarity For 1-800-Contacts

    Amplience, the Big Content Cloud provider for retailers, today announced that 1-800-Contacts, the largest retailer of contact lenses in the United States, is using its Content Hub and Dynamic Media solutions to manage product content throughout the site.