Erratic support from U.S. retailers for in-store, proximity-based mobile payments likely contributed to low use among consumers as the holiday shopping season sprang to life on Black Friday.
S&S Firepits sells custom-made steel fire pits and delivery costs were nearly triple a firepit's sales tag. But then the Georgia-based retailer found a cost-effective app-based option that's doing more than just saving on delivery.
Harriet Green, general manager for IBM Watson Internet of Things, customer engagement and education, explains how retailers must welcome an early adopter mentality. Retailers need to embrace innovations such as artificial intelligence and cloud to introduce new ways to differentiate their brand.
One almost expected Target CEO Brian Cornell to break out in a few 'ho ho hos' during a live talk Wednesday following the retailer's third quarter earnings report. Even as shares dropped Cornell is confident and happy about results.
Verifone North America President Joe Mach shares insight on what retailers are doing, the big trends in play with customer experience and how consumers are spurring trends and retail customer experience strategies.
Tractica analyst Mark Beccue and Interactions Vice President of Marketing Jane Price offer valuable insight on how and why AI is no longer a buzzword, but being embraced as a retail customer experience technology.
Compass Group and Nudge Rewards share how mobile technology is creating big wins both on the customer experience front and in the operational trenches.
Premier gourmet food and gift retailer debuts updated brand look, feel and tone, from its website to its catalogs and across social media. It's all focused on elevating the retail gift-giving customer experience.
Footwear and apparel retailer deploys a dedicated mobile app and a commerce platform to enhance the smartphone user's shopping experience.
The global beauty brand embraces artificial intelligence and artificial reality, including Vntana’s hologram innovation, to launch a new innovative foundation product.
The retailer is tapping a new creative platform developed by consultancy Persuasion Arts & Sciences to refresh the brand, build deeper engagement with customers and better connect with new customers.
Tractica Principal Analyst Mark Beccue and Interactions VP of Marketing Jane Price explain in a live one-hour free webinar why retailers should be embracing artificial intelligence technology when it comes to customer service and brand experience.
Souheil Badran, president of Alipay North America, spoke Sunday at the annual Money20/20 conference in Las Vegas to give attendees the current bird's-eye view of Alipay's operations outside of China.
Mobile is key when it comes to frontline employee performance whether it's retail, foodservice or hospitality. Find out why global brands are embracing the mobile device and how to hurdle challenges from Compass Group in this Nudge Rewards webinar on Nov. 7 at 11 a.m. EST.
A mobile-first community and customer insight platform is not only booting customer engagement and interaction for the home furnishings retailer, but spurring faster and better product and services decision making.
The luxury retailer is finding Theatro's content delivery management platform is not only delivering an enhanced customer experience, but boosting store associate and in-store communication experiences as well.
With its own mobile app already in place, and a new YouTube customer engagement platform, Govberg Jewelers is all about winding up a rewarding customer experience and Claudio Terjanian is at the helm of the retail strategy.
1-800-Flowers.com delivers another AI shopping channel to meet gift givers wherever they're shopping
The online florist and gift retailer is tapping artificial intelligence technologies, such as Google Assistant, to ensure it's always in quick reach of customers.
The golf equipment manufacturer's new club subscription program, created in partnership with payments provider Klarna, not only makes upgrading clubs easier and quicker for golfers, but it’s driving more sales and boosting the customer conversion rate.
Dana Spinola, founder and CEO of fashion boutique franchise fab’rik, created a unique and innovative in-store customer experience program to spur an enriched customer experience.