In the case of retail tech, the biggest question wasn’t around the technology itself, but how to use it.
Our readers have ranked the top retailers in four categories, with one clear winner coming out on top.
Apple revealed new details about its latest device as the wearable market received a major shot in the arm Monday.
No, it's not a new promotion, but the latest excuse for holiday losses.
Current social media trends put the focus on context.
While the Internet trained consumers to be extreme deal-seekers, the mobile revolution is empowering them to be extreme convenience-seekers.
The Hunt boasts 3 million users, who work to help other users find specific products online for purchase.
Early attempts by brands to gain followers and fans on social media are now giving way to more sophisticated efforts to leverage the power of social influence to convert sales.
Sandy Kennedy, President of RILA, calls on Congress to pass legislation that enacts a single, preemptive national data breach notification standard.
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There are several ways the retail customer experience is actually becoming smaller, and it seems to be a good thing for sales and customers.
Only 42 percent of shoppers found it easy to complete a purchase using a mobile device, and when asked which aspect of the shopping experience is most in need of an upgrade, 39 percent ranked the physical store first.
PetSmart and Amazon.com deliver the best customer experience in the retail industry, according to the 2015 Temkin Experience Ratings, an annual ranking of companies based on a survey of 10,000 U.S. consumers.
More than 90 retail branded gift cards are accepted, including Barnes & Noble, Gap, JCPenney and Target.
Retailers can now let shoppers tap and swipe their way to a more relevant selection of products to drive new levels of engagement, all within the mobile browser.
Online shoppers around the world want the ability to search and shop on multiple channels and devices, expect to see alternate delivery and payment options, and when it comes to shipping and returns, "free" is a driving factor to complete the sale.
With the release, online merchants can get answers about their customer, marketing, and merchandising data and take action on what they learn in seconds.
Everything But Water said it is using the Mi9 Retail End-to-End Suite to increase business efficiency, streamline processes and improve visibility into merchandising operations and order fulfillment.
As part of a new agreement, Ingram Micro Mobility announced it will integrate with iQmetrix's RQ Retail Management system to provide its retail customers with real-time point-of-sale (POS) and inventory visibility.
According to the companies, Square merchants with brick-and-mortar stores in the U.S. and Canada can launch a branded, customizable store in just a few minutes.
According to the Walker Sands 2015 Future of Retail Study, two-thirds of consumers expect to receive their first drone-delivered package in the next five years, and nearly 80 percent are willing to pay for it.
Global provider of ancillary-focused merchandising, payment and business intelligence technology to airlines and the passenger travel industry today announced it will be supporting one of its largest customers' initiative to implement Apple iPhone devices for multipurpose use by flight attendants onboard.
Modest, a company founded by four engineers from President Obama's re-election campaign, today introduced a mobile commerce platform for retailers designed to allow them to create a free mobile app store or drop a smooth shopping experience into an existing mobile app in minutes.
Market research firm GfK asked mobile phone users in 23 countries what activities they regularly do on their mobile phones while they are inside a store.
WalletAds is a patent-pending mobile ad technology that enables consumers to "tap and save" branded content and offers to Apple's Passbook or Google Wallet directly from a mobile ad.
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With recent high-profile data breaches and the growing need to deliver a unified and differentiated customer experience, retail CIOs agree that security and digital innovation are top priorities for 2015.