Intelligent virtual assistants enable hotels to boost customer experience by allowing guests to interact with a 2D or 3D agent via digital signage, kiosks or smartphones.
Retail Customer Experience readers love getting insight from those in the trenches, and this year's top five articles illustrate that hunger.
Digital Signage Today Editor Bradley Cooper encounters a Walmart shelf-edge display that failed to get its message across. Instead of a heartwarming holiday video, it delivered a buffering, stuttering mess.
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.
Growth in e-commerce does not mean the death of bricks-and-mortar retail. Yet, that doesn't mean brick-and-mortar retailers can ignore the impact of e-commerce on the way consumers shop.
The most common tendency with retailers is to simply give the facts about a product or service without really telling a story about them. Panelists at the ICX Summit addressed this topic and how to create profitable narratives.
Digital chiefs from legacy and new brands share insight, advice, tips and strategy when it comes to designing the store with digital in mind.
From the minute a shopper walks into the new Fort Worth, Dallas-based Neiman Marcus, digital technology is nearby. Here’s the scoop on how the retailer's iLab is developing and designing innovations that are driving a robust customer experience.
Brands really can't treat any of their customers like they're all alike anymore, not just the millennials, especially now that the technology is available to enable brands to treat them all more and more like individuals.
The ICX Summit, held by the ICX Association last week in Dallas, gave retailers and interactive technology players a chance to learn why companies have to share information both internally and externally to meet the demands of today's 'connected' shopper.
If a retailer doesn't create a satisfactory customer experience, including in-store e-commerce options, shoppers will take their wallets elsewhere. Several retailers have learned this lesson and are using interactivity successfully to build better customer experiences.
The process of designing displays for your dealer networks in the flooring, paint, or home improvement industries presents a unique set of challenges. Build your framework around five questions when developing display programs for home improvement dealer networks.
If you are responsible for improving customer engagement for your organization, here are 10 reasons you should make your way to Texas for the ICX Summit.
The upcoming June ICX Summit boasts top leaders in customer experience speaking on a range of topics from CX strategy to measuring customer experience return-on-investment
The ball has dropped, the confetti has fallen, and the new year has officially been ushered in. With 2017 on the horizon, it’s time to look to the future.
Retailers are starting to bridge the gap between physical and digital to create phygital solutions. Two panelists spoke about this development at this year's ICX Summit.
The retail sector has come a long way from the days of the cheesy cardboard cutout display standing near a pile of products or welcoming customers to a new store selection.
When it comes to technology one steadfast trend is the arrival of new buzzwords and phrases and this year it seems the term ‘phygital’ is the big word when it comes to retail customer experience.
How can we make displays last, carry a consistent brand message, and yet still appease the need of our audience for change?
2016 is going to herald many changes to the marketing paradigm. Let's look at how interactive technology can help retailers utilize these trends.