Pizza Hut digital leader Baron Concors talks mobile strategy, best practices

Baron Concors, Pizza Hut global chief digital officer, said the “focus on mobile is a focus on customer,” and that retailers must turn their mindset to becoming students of human behavior.


Megastore on the bubble: What shrinking Target And Wal-Mart stores mean

Smaller locations may have been the solution for shoehorning large-format retailers into densely populated cities. But the proliferation of digital shopping is proving location matters less and less, and it raises the question: Is the mega store even necessary?

5 tidbits from the CONNECT Mobile Innovation Summit

No matter which way you turn these days, mobile (or mobility) is at the center of most conversations for banks, retailers, restaurants and any other consumer-facing brand.

Store display 101: Tips, best practices, do’s and don’ts

The retail sector has come a long way from the days of the cheesy cardboard cutout display standing near a pile of products or welcoming customers to a new store selection.

Petsmart deploys unique musical experience for pets, owners

Family pets spending time at a Petsmart PetsHotel, as well as their owners, are getting a much more lyrical experience as the retailer is piping in playlists aimed to enhance the customer experience.

Tips for meeting Generation Z customer expectations

Questions about the trickiest group of consumers answered: Unlock the secret to effectively reaching Generation Z.

If you are not at the table, you’re on the menu

Omnichannel is not an option … it's a question of survival.

Wal-Mart marrying Jet in $3B union

Wal-Mart is shelling out $3 billion to buy one-year-old Jet, an etailer that had high hopes of knocking Amazon down a bit from its etail perch.

What retailers need to know, and expect, about virtual digital technology

Virtual assistant technologies will gain big traction in the next six years, yet use of virtual digital assistants may be a bit slower within retail for a few reasons, according to research firm Tractica.

Wal-Mart buying Jet would be a win for Wal-Mart, Jet, consumers and yes, of course, Amazon

The news of the top retailer looking to acquire the newest competitor has consumers and industry watchers talking.

4 ways to leverage mobile to better connect with customers

If you imagine your mobile-optimized website as one of the doors to your business—and you’re like most retailers—more people walk in that door than any other to your business.

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Size Matters In Digital Signage

To get the most out digital signage in retail settings, keep two key words in mind: Size Matters. That doesn’t mean bigger is better. What matters is using screen sizes that suit the setting, dynamics and purpose.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: ComQi, Inc.

Digital Signage – Key to Retail 4.0 Transformation

The retail business is again in the midst of massive transformation - with Retail 4.0 driven by advances of the cloud, big data analytics and the Internet of Things, and growing preference of shoppers for seamless experiences.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: ComQi, Inc.

Turnkey Digital Signage Solutions

Mvix, a digital signage provider, offers web-based solutions that are robust, scalable, and easy-to-use. Use them in a doctor's waiting room, school, retail store, hotel lobby, airport, restaurant, and more.

Type: Special Report

Sponsor: Mvix

Trends in Retail Displays

More and more, retail displays are seeking to create a multisensory experience to get their message across.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: Frank Mayer and Associates, Inc.

[WEBINAR] The Transformative Power of Mobile in Retail Store Operations

Exploring technology solutions to improve customer engagement and enhance their shopping experience? Looking for ways to increase same-store sales and improve associate productivity? Think you can't have it all and still control costs?

Type: Webinar

Sponsor: Microstrategy

The Digital Store Platform: Better data for survival in a customer-centric world

As your business grows you, too, may be looking for ways to enhance the customer experiences you provide. Proven methods include solutions that enable you to reliably provide order fulfillment, to create an engaging loyalty program, and to offer relevant promotions.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: CitiXsys

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