A vending/micro market veteran has developed a technology, featuring artificial intelligence, he believes will disrupt the consumer goods distribution industry.
Retailers not using Internet of Things technology may soon want to investigate its potential given big opportunities to boost the customer experience and save big bucks.
Today's retailers are missing out on sales due to a poor digital product content strategy which not only results in a weak customer experience but puts a dent to the brand in most cases.
There's no challenge getting retail consumers on board with mobile devices and apps. But getting that same consumer to embrace and forge a relationship with a branded mobile app, well, that's not so easy.
Today's shoppers are social technology users, especially the female consumer segment. To be successful retailers should be just as social.
Retail Customer Experience talks with Christopher Hall, ICX Association director, on customer experience trends, association goals and what's on the agenda for the upcoming ICX Summit.
With today's consumers tapping devices before they hit a brick-and-mortar or hop online to shop, retailers need to ensure apps are performing well and the store network can support the expected in-store digital experience.
The two retailers are tapping a gamification-focused employee training platform and achieving way beyond a more knowledgeable workforce.
The card network said its new partnership with the software company will focus on restaurants, hotels and retail stores.
Intel CEO Brian Krzanich has seen the personal computer transform the world and now he, along with the rest of the retail industry, is watching another evolution: how technology is changing the definition of the store.
The opportunity to learn from best-in-class CX deployments, insight on the latest of Internet of Things and how best to build the customer experience are just three of nearly a dozen reasons to attend the upcoming ICX Summit.
7-Eleven hasn't been a major force when it comes to digital innovation but it’s working hard to make up for lost time and striving to establish itself as a digital technology front runner.
When it comes to creating a ‘MEaningful’ customer experience, Kohl's is relying big time on data to understand customer behavior and craft a personalized experience.
Virgin's Branson talks retail fails, retail success and what makes for a rewarding customer experience
Virgin Group founder Sir Richard Branson likely knows more about retail fail than most any other retail leader and he's not shy about sharing what he's learned in running 400-plus businesses.
People are the secret to retail success and creating a customer experience for the 21st century means retail industry must transform its approach to lure new talent into the store.
CVS, Kohl's and Wal-Mart all added payments features to their mobile apps in 2016. Target now reportedly will do the same.
The athletic apparel brand is striving to build its human connection with consumers with data analytics.
If there is one message Target's EVP, CIO and Chief Digital Officer, Mike McNamara, wants heard loud and clear, it's this: Target is no longer a laggard when it comes to digital technology.
Samsung did its part last year to bring IoT into more U.S. homes, particularly with the introduction of the "Family Hub" smart refrigerator. However, at the recent annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Tim Baxter, president and COO of Samsung Electronics America, made it clear IoT is not just a buzzword for the company.
The annual conference, which draws hundreds of customer experience leaders and innovators, is June 5-7 in Dallas and features a range of interesting sessions and a special networking function.