An executive order from the president directs the government to lead the way in securing financial transactions and sensitive data — and in pushing toward nationwide adoption of EMV.
Merchants should be prepared to increase their security measures if they are going to comply with the PCI 3.0 standard.
A dynamic signage expert takes a deep dive into shelf-level digital signage.
When 82 percent of U.S. adults own smartphones, and 91 percent keep them with them at all times, a mobile strategy for retail becomes more important than ever.
If you're not up to speed on mobile and all of its implications for retail, you will find the future to be very challenging.
#CONNECTsummit14 included mobile innovation leaders from across the spectrum: tech, restaurant, retail.
Combining directional audio with digital signage offers an entirely new dimension to customer engagement.
Amazon's first smartphone combines visual product recognition with one-click shopping from the online giant's inventory. Should other retailers be scared?
Apple introduces mobile wallet capabilities that combine NFC, Passbook and Touch ID. The company has support from banks, major card issuers and retailers.
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With Apple's rollout of Apple Pay, now might be a good time for marketers to get to know Passbook.
According to the company, Swirl’s platform enables retailers and brands to reach consumers with highly relevant content and offers delivered to their smartphones while they shop in participating retail locations nationwide.
According to the company, Ziploop provides shoppers with an effortless way to organize their shopping activities across all devices, at home or on the go.
American Eagle customers received a message upon entering the store, offering a small incentive for visiting the fitting rooms. Resulting data showed the percentage of users who visited the fitting room area to try on clothes was more than double for those who received the messages vs. those who that didn’t.
Retailers using the StepsAway solution at launch include Sephora, Express, Art of Shaving and Things Remembered, among others.
According to the company, business owners can simply input an address or the name of their establishment and Moment.me will aggregate all the content that has been posted from or about the place into an embeddable feed.
According to the company, Scandit’s Mobile App Suite for Retail provides a series of fully customizable, cross-platform mobile applications for retail employees and customers including: Clienteling, Mobile Point of Sale (mPOS), Mobile Shopping (mShopping), Self-Checkout, Shopping Lists and Procurement.
According to the company, customers benefit from global infrastructure capabilities, responsive scaling for peak periods and included redundancy capabilities.
The employee-owned grocer is based in West Des Moines, Iowa, and operates 237 stores in Iowa, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota, Minnesota, and Wisconsin.
Bigcommerce Analytics delivers information such as best-selling products, popular categories, average order value (AOV), purchase funnel analysis, abandoned carts, category-level merchandising and customer acquisition insights.
SKP seeks to expand its global market reach with U.S. entry and intends to expand beyond mobile with online and offline shopping experiences.
The company said Mood Mix is designed to give small business owners a high level of control and interaction with their music programming, allowing brands to customize their soundtracks by mixing musical genres, decades, artists and albums.
Retailers identified a renewed focus in marketing efforts, investing in tools with greater data capture and analytical capabilities.
With LightSpeed Payments, retailers will no longer need to deal with a third party to begin accepting credit and debit cards or to access critical information about financials.
Simon Launch organizers will select 10 startup finalists to pitch a panel of judges and will then select up to three winners.
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Presence is an inaudible digital signal broadcast through Mood’s global content delivery network of media players. With the Presence signal activated, clients can communicate with consumers while they are in their location and deliver relevant, engaging content to enhance the in-store experience.