Microsoft redefines the retail experience

Customer engagement no longer begins at the storefront. It starts in the home and extends to the backroom. Watch Microsoft Program Manager Jeff Wettlaufer demonstrate how Windows Embedded can help retailers create an intelligent, seamless shopping experience that drives efficiency and increases customer loyalty.

NRF: Microsoft Omnichannel and Home Depot

At this year's NRF show, the team from Microsoft discussed a recent partnership with Home Depot, in which the software giant helped the retailer unify its data channels, in part using advances in the Windows 8 interface.

NRF: Microsoft Dynamics mobile POS

At this year's NRF show, the team from Microsoft demonstrated its tablet-based POS system, which contains added features like customer purchase history, birthday information and wish lists.

Intelligent systems make vending machines fun

Windows Embedded's John Boladian and Intel's Gark Tan discuss the value and growth of intelligent systems across devices and the cloud. By highlighting an interactive smart vending machine, they show that intelligent systems not only make the purchase experience fun,...

Introduction to Microsoft Tag

An overview of Microsoft Tag technology, from SXSW 2011.

Airport Retailer Gains Real-Time Insight into Inventory

InMotion Entertainment is the largest electronics airport retailer in the nation. With the help of Microsoft Gold Certified Partner Tectura, InMotion deployed Microsoft Dynamics NAV to create a customized enterprise resource planning system that uses real-time information to better manage inventory and vendor relationships.

Best Buy Gives Field Technicians a Powerful Solution for Scheduling and Routing

Best Buy needed a more efficient approach to scheduling and routing for its Geek Squad brand.

Costco Uses Virtualization to Save Space, Reduce Costs, and Increase IT Agility

Using virtualization technology, Costco can control IT spending, increase IT flexibility, and manage its virtualized server assets more efficiently.

Danish Supermarket Group Manages 10 Terabytes of Business Intelligence

With more than 1,000 stores, Danish Supermarket group is one of Denmark’s largest retailers. To help keep up with customer needs, the company manages more than 10 terabytes of business intelligence data.

Family Dollar Enables Strategic Business Initiatives with New Store Systems

Family Dollar needed to revamp its 16,000 checkout lanes and legacy POS systems. Toshiba TEC America and Microsoft Corp. partnered with Family Dollar to develop an innovative POS solution.

Retailer Boosts Online Experience and Sales with Dynamic Smart Client Application

FNAC teamed with Microsoft and used the Windows Vista operating system to create a new smart client application for FNAC.com.

JYSK Canada Takes Advantage of ERP System, Gets E-Commerce Site Up and Running Fast

JYSK Canada wanted to further increase its presence and sales by making its merchandise available over the Internet. To do so, the company needed to ensure that it could take advantage of its existing enterprise resource planning (ERP) system.

German Retailer Creates New Fashion Shopping Experience

German retailing giant OTTO wanted to build a virtual store for fashion apparel — a shopping experience that would break through perceived barriers in online shopping.

Luxury Apparel Leader Empowers Sales Agents to Thrive, Gets Ready for Growth

In an effort to maximize sales agent performance and loyalty, boost customer satisfaction, and prepare the company for growth, The Worth Collection replaced all of its disparate business software systems with an integrated solution.

Growing Beauty Supply Chain Saves Hours, Trims Costs, and Brings in New Revenue

Venus Beauty Supply installed POS Unlimited’s beauty-supply solution. Its preloaded database contains most beauty products and their vendors, standardizing records and saving weeks of data entry. Mobile PDA enables walk-around stock management and purchasing.

Douglas Gives POS System a Makeover to Deliver World-Class Customer Service

Europe’s most successful retailer of cosmetics and fragrances, Douglas, maintains a tight focus on delivering exceptional counter and sales service that exceeds customer expectations. The company is at the leading edge of using technology to make its customer services more personalized, secure, speedy, reliable, and desirable.

Beauty Boutique Blends Personal Touch with Technology, Saves 70 Hours Per Week

Avenue You, a high-end beauty boutique, wanted to upgrade its technology in order to provide even better customer service to retail and online clientele. The company now saves 70 hours per week on administrative tasks, increasing sales by 30 percent.

METRO Group Reduces IT Costs and Increases Security with Embedded Operating System

Germany-based Metro Cash & Carry deployed POS systems based on Windows XP Embedded at outlets in four countries. Since completing an initial deployment in four countries, METRO Group has reduced the costs of managing its POS systems, increased security, and provided better service for its customers.

Lehigh Safety Shoes Boosts Profits on Boots and Shoes by 20 Percent

Lehigh Safety Shoes added the flexible interoperability of Microsoft Dynamics Retail Management System (RMS). Its ability to track Lehigh’s complex matrix inventory, capture signatures, and communicate over mobile devices has cut lines down to one and two minutes.

  • 1 (current)

Showing (1 - 19) of 19


 

TRENDING

 

WHITE PAPERS