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Integrating Data for a 360-degree Customer View

By Bernard Luthi, President, Monoprice

George P Johnson: Creating Undying Consumer...

By Scott Kellner, VP, Marketing, George P. Johnson Experience Marketing

Be Ready or be Gone - Insights for the Fast...

By Brett Beveridge, Founder & President, The Retail Outsource Companies

Customer Focus is the First Priority

By Jennifer Rademacher, CIO, Fathead

Do IT Professionals Have a Social Responsibility?

By Sam Segran, CIO, Texas Tech University

Do IT Professionals Have a Social Responsibility?

As IT professionals, we should strive to leave the cyber world better than we found “IT”!

Why Fragmentation is the Enemy of Productivity

By David Kerr, CEO, Octiv

Why Fragmentation is the Enemy of Productivity

Making connections between sales and marketing teams can be challenging, but when teams are committed, an entire organization can benefit.

E-commerce for Beginners

By Ryan King, CIO, Power Solutions International

Manufacturing “business to business” e-commerce websites are for most organizations mediocre or produce very little traffic and revenue. However; you will be surprised.

Bringing Real Intelligence into the Learning & Play Experience

By Ramy Nassar, Director, Mattel Retail WONDER Innovation Lab

Bringing Real Intelligence into the Learning & Play Experience

Technology is impacting more than just how children play and the types of toys they engage with.

Strategical Development of Data and Analytics in Retail

By Vishaal Melwani, CEO, Combatant Gentlemen

Strategical Development of Data and Analytics in Retail

While data and analytics are two of the biggest factors that contribute to the success of retail, they’re also very easy to misinterpret.

Better Performance Through Insight: How Technology Can Get You From 80/20 to 20/80

By Nick Fischer, Senior Vice President & CFO, Betteridge

Better Performance Through Insight: How Technology Can Get You From 80/20 to 20/80

When it comes to distilling large amounts of data into actionable insights, time is almost always the most binding constraint.

Retail Success Requires Boosting Operational Efficiency

By Nick East, CEO, Zynstra

Retail Success Requires Boosting Operational Efficiency

The world of retail is changing, driven by a significant shift in consumer demands. Just look at the likes of Amazon Go, a revolutionary retail space that delivers the kind of effective, frictionless experience that shoppers are now craving.

Data Integration For Understanding Customer

By Michael Lehman, CIO, Batteries Plus Bulbs

Data Integration For Understanding Customer

The biggest challenge, and also the biggest opportunity, is simply the accelerating rate of change.

Three Ways through Retailers Can Step Their Game Up in 2017

By Fiona Swerdlow, VP, Research Director, Forrester Research

Three Ways through Retailers Can Step Their Game Up in 2017

This year has been no picnic for retailers. With Thanksgiving weekend upon us, many retailers are in the throes of the holidays and are doing all they can to achieve a strong finish to a bumpy, even bewildering year.

The Paradigm Shifts in the Retail World

By Phillip Raub, Founder and President, b8ta

The Paradigm Shifts in the Retail World

The retail industry has always been a part and parcel of Human Society.

The Changing Landscape of E-commerce and Challenges for CIOs and CMOs

By Ajit Sivadasan, VP/GM Global eCommerce, Lenovo

​In a world defined by internet ubiquity, e-commerce, is arguably the most impactful and transformative business model we have witnessed in over a 100+ years.

Four Myths about Innovation in Logistics

By Daniel Gagnon, VP of Marketing, Global Logistics & Distribution, UPS

Four Myths about Innovation in Logistics

The serenity of a normal Sunday morning gives me time to catch-up on the business journals and blogs that have accumulated in my in-box throughout the week.

Point-of-Sale Adaptability Key to Winning in Rapidly Changing Retail

By Paul Scorza, Executive Vice President, IT and Chief Information Officer And Thomas Blackburn, Vice President, Solution Development for Retail Business Services, the services company of Ahold Delhaize USA

Point-of-Sale Adaptability Key to Winning in Rapidly Changing Retail

To win in the everchanging retail marketplace, retailers must engage with consumers on their terms

IT Solutions for More Complex Promotional Offers

By William Morrell, CTO, Aptaris

IT Solutions for More Complex Promotional Offers

Knowing consumers’ purchasing habits, how they prefer to shop, when and why are critical to profitability and growth.

Digital Technology Transformation

By April Butterfield, Senior Director of Technology, Jabil And Gary Cantrell, CIO & SVP Information Technology, Jabil

Digital Technology Transformation

Thanks to technology and the evolving digital economy, consumers have better access to goods and services than ever before.

Securing the Future of Retail Management

By Joe Bobko, Vice President of Transportation, Boxed

Securing the Future of Retail Management

Fortunately, we are in a stage where robotics and automation, irrespective of industries, are more a help in complementing the existing labor.

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