Time Warner Cable debuts new Flagship Experience Store


Interactive digital signage creates a completely new atmosphere for buying cable services at NYC flagship store.


Sport Chek flagship launches another digital revolution

The Canadian sporting goods giant continues to fight the good fight in keeping alive brick-and-mortar retail.

Microsoft Connected Fitting Room at NRF 2014

The fitting room is the crucial place where a customer decides whether to make a purchase. But most of the time, the customer is alone behind a curtain when that decision is made, without support or assistance from the retailer....

Is digital signage enough to deliver great retail experiences?

A creative director offers three ways to do more with your in-store screens.

Digital signage and the 'Store of the Future'

A digital signage integrator offers a look ahead to the future of omnichannel and brick-and-mortar retail.

BrightLogic demos interactive floor

At this year's Customer Engagement Technology World, BrightLogic showed its Active Floor, which combines a splashy user experience with deep data analytics on how customers are interacting with it.

Five steps toward developing 'programmable retail'

Retail strategist discusses how to bring certain characteristics of the e-commerce world to the brick-and-mortar store.

Three lessons sci-fi can teach us about interactive experiences

Wouldn't it be great if all you had to do to create an awesome interactive experience was copy what we see in the movies?

How do retail shoppers feel about surveillance?

The eyes in the mannequin just might be watching every move you make.

How Intel is tackling omnichannel with digital signage

The company's latest platform helps retailers keep pace with new technologies.

Professor weighs benefit vs. risk of facial recognition technology

Retailers have collected data on customer preferences and demographics for years, but biometrics takes it to a new level.

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BroadSign digital signage integrates Quividi audience measurement

BroadSign International LLC today announced that an upcoming upgrade to its cloud-based digital signage software, BroadSign X 10.3, includes integration with Quividi's audience measurement platform. BroadSign said that Quividi's is the most deployed measurement solution in the digital signage market...

Digital signage firm opens Retail Evolution Lab

Digital signage solution provider AOPEN Inc. recently announced the opening of its Retail Evolution Lab in the company's head office in Europe aimed at helping retailers find the right digital media strategy.

Fashion retailer using traffic tech to study customer behavior

Tyco Retail Solutions has announced that FJ Benjamin, a group of global luxury and lifestyle brands across Asia, has successfully implemented Tyco’s Traffic Intelligence solution. The retailer features brands such as Banana Republic, Celine, Gap, Givenchy, Guess and La Senza....

DSA announces first Symposium of the year, calls for Industry Excellence Award entries

The Digital Screenmedia Association has announced it is heading back to Dallas on April 8 and 9 for its first DSA Symposium of the year. The event is scheduled to be held at the Hilton DFW Lakes Executive Conference Center....

STRATACACHE unveils Connected Journey to bring retailers closer to the consumer

STRATACACHE, a provider of scalable digital signage, content distribution and enterprise video acceleration technologies, today unveiled a new, interactive retail journey empowering consumers to become more involved in the shopping experience. Unveiled at Retail's BIG Show at New York's Jacob...

EyeTech eye-tracking system to display at CES

EyeTech, a provider of natural user interface technology, will showcase its AEye eye control tech at the upcoming Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. NUI technologies incorporate touch, voice and gesture control into the human/machine interaction. The AEye technology consists...

Digital Signage Expo tabs Intel's Avalos for keynote address

Digital Signage Expo, the trade show and educational conference dedicated to digital signage, interactive technology and digital out-of-home networks, announced today that it has scheduled Intel's José Avalos, retail and digital signage worldwide director, Embedded & Computing Division, to keynote...

Digital Signage Today releases industry future trends report

Retailers have more options than ever when it comes to using digital technology to engage and serve customers. But what is around the bend that should influence their purchasing decisions? Digital Signage Today, the leading source of news and information...

CastNET integrates NFC with digital signage

CastNET announced today that it has developed and is shipping a new solution that fully integrates Near Field Communications, a.k.a. NFC technology, with its digital signage software.

Selfridges puts on denim and digital signage

Selfridges, one of the world's best-known department stores, put on denim and digital signage for the launch of its Denim Studio, which it is calling "the world's largest denim store," at its flagship location on London's Oxford Street, according to...

Customer behavior tracking doesn't always have to be creepy

Following consumer backlash toward Nordstrom after customers became aware that they were being tracked via their smartphone's media access control address, retailers must tread carefully when determining the right way to gather customer data. An article on cio.com points out...

New Linkett solution adds mobile, motion capabilities to TVs, digital signage

Technology corporation WestonExpressions recently announced its new Linkett solution, a device that enables existing televisions and digital signage screens to have motion and mobile capabilities for promotions. Linkett connects to any display with a simple USB or HDMI connection, transforming...

Monolith offering analytics for offline advertising

The startup Monolith is now working on building hardware and software for gathering data about shopper behavior in retail stores, according to thenextweb.com. Monolith contains a Microsoft Kinect device enclosed in the company's own casing and armed with its pattern...

Ingram Micro Europe, Scala expand distribution deal

Ingram Micro Europe has extended its partnership with Scala to provide that company's SaaS platform across Europe. Ingram Micro Europe is a division Ingram Micro Inc., a global wholesale provider of technology products and supply chain management services. "In line...

John Lewis: 'Big data is a big hype'

Speaking at the Retail Business Technology Expo in London, John Lewis's head of IT architecture, Julian Burnett, said that the company is coming to terms with the masses of data being generated across its operations. Here is an excerpt from a write up of his discussion from pcadvisor.co.uk: "Retailers are awash with [data]," he said.

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