Digital transformation tops the priority list for the vast majority of merchants in 2017, as almost seven in ten (69 percent) of retail executives report plans to increase their investment in emerging technologies, according to a survey from PwC and JDA Software.
Innovative technology is crucial, while the need for instant gratification fuels on-demand retail.
The $51 million acquisition is designed to best Amazon in the apparel and sporting goods categories.
While core retail sales rose 0.4% in January, analysts point to red flags that predict volatility.
Consumers spent $80.2 billion online, with a 44 percent increase in mobile spending.
President Trump’s proposed 20 percent border tax is garnering opposition from many industry leaders, including a group of Retail CEOs who recently sat down with the president to discuss their position.
Aptos, Inc., a recognized market leader in retail technology solutions, recently announced Tailored Brands, Inc., has selected the powerful Aptos Sales Audit solution to improve financial visibility and decision making across its extensive omni-channel retail enterprise.
Mattress Firm, the nation’s leading specialty bedding retailer and a subsidiary of Steinhoff International, has engaged Boise-based SiteSeer Technologies to help build tools to identify growth opportunities across the United States as they strive to expand in the future.
Shopgate, the leading SaaS shopping app platform, and kwolia, a strategic advisory firm for connection + curation + communication in the world of retail innovation and recently announced the lineup for the Retail Innovation Lounge SXSW.
Amid announcements and changes in the leadership of its online component, Walmart will be hosting its Supplier Growth Summit on Feb. 15-16 in Rogers. Eric Howerton, CEO of local digital marketing agency WhyteSpyder, knows that the agenda will likely include Walmart's push for better online integration and improved manufacturer-provided web content for every product they sell.
One Door, the leading provider of cloud-based merchandising execution software for retailers, recently announced that Sunglass Hut has implemented One Door's Merchandising Cloud application across their store locations in Australia and New Zealand.
Epicor Software Corporation, a global provider of industry-specific enterprise software to promote business growth, today announced Pro X Home Center will leverage various award-winning solutions from the Epicor retail software product suite to improve inventory management, gain access to in-depth business analytics, streamline employee scheduling, and expand the company's online store.
Vancouver, British Columbia (Marketwired) - RewardStream Solutions Inc., ("RewardStream" or the "Company"), (TSX VENTURE:REW)(FRANKFURT:JL4L) (WKN Number A2APX1) a world leader in referral marketing solutions for telecommunications, financial services and e-commerce providers announces the launch of the Refer a Friend program for W Concepts, a leading fashion retailer that markets current trends from around the world.
Hibbett Sports, Inc. (NASDAQ:HIBB), a premium athletic retailer and one of the fastest growing retailers in the country, is partnering with full-service marketing agency Baesman Insights & Marketing (www.baesman.com) to redefine its customer loyalty efforts.
JDA Software Group, Inc. , recently announced that leading UK convenience food retailer the Co-op has chosen to implement a broad spectrum of JDA’s space planning and assortment solutions as part of its Retail Transformation Programme.
CashStar, the industry-leading provider of prepaid commerce solutions, recently announced that it has been honored with an Editor’s Retail Choice Award by retail industry website, DealCrunch.
MicroStrategy Incorporated, a leading worldwide provider of enterprise software platforms, recently announced that Crate and Barrel, an industry-leading home furnishings specialty retailer, has chosen MicroStrategy 10 to power its analytics and mobility applications, beginning with its store operations, finance, and planning and allocation departments.
ChannelAdvisor Corporation, a leading provider of cloud-based e-commerce solutions that enable retailers and branded manufacturers to increase global sales, recently announced that executives from Alibaba Group, eBay, Facebook, FedEx Ground, Google and Walmart will speak at Catalyst Americas 2017, taking place March 6-8 at Music City Center in Nashville, TN.