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  • Introducing The Retail Solutions Network
    Introducing The Retail Solutions Network

    We’re proud to introduce The Retail Solutions Network, a collection of robust, data-rich resources designed to help retailers become an indispensable part of their customers’ lives by delivering the personal experiences that constantly exceed expectations. Comprised of print and digital media, The Retail Solutions Network aids every member of the retail enterprise from the corner office to the store floor.

GUEST CONTRIBUTORS

  • Survey: Merchants Don't Have The Tech Shoppers Want
    Survey: Merchants Don't Have The Tech Shoppers Want

    Everywhere you look, something new and exciting is changing the way people shop, dine and go out. And payments is a huge part of that, from pay at the table to mobile wallets and beyond.

  • How To Fight The Rise Of Friendly Fraud
    How To Fight The Rise Of Friendly Fraud

    We’re now past the two-year anniversary of EMV, and there is one clear truth: EMV has significantly cut into card-present fraud. But that doesn’t mean that all fraud is gone yet. And recent trends indicate that one type in particular may be on the rise: friendly fraud.

  • How To Boost Business Sustainability In The Changing Retail Landscape
    How To Boost Business Sustainability In The Changing Retail Landscape

    We’re approaching the end of 2017, and one of the most dominant stories of the year has been what many media outlets call “the retail apocalypse.” What is the retail apocalypse? In short, it’s the idea that retailers can’t compete as online commerce (or, mostly just Amazon) continues to grow.

  • Is My High Product Return Rate Due To Incorrect Product Information?

    Product Returns have become an accepted part of the shopping process for those retailers who have an established a digital presence, representing at least 30% of all the products ordered online. As a shopper, this sounds pretty reasonable if we take into consideration the need to try and test what we buy, but perhaps retailers can do more to reduce this rate. In comparison, only 8.89% of goods bought in brick-and-mortar shops have been returned during the last year.

  • Seamless Commerce: Stores Still Matter

    With the advent of e-commerce, analysts predicted stores would go out of business. More than 20 years later, they still have a place in the retail landscape. And even more so than before.

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RETAIL OPERATIONS WHITE PAPERS

  • Crushing The Five Barriers To Growth

    Starting a business can be hard. Growing  your business can be even harder. Whether it’s poor customer data, manual and broken processes, minimal operations visibility to make decisions, building a winning team, or keeping up with changing regulations, there is always something getting in the way of growth. These barriers hurt sales, cost money and create risk.

  • How To Make A Next Generation Store A Right Now Store

    The Need for a Next Generation Store The current media reporting on the state of retail stores paints a doom and gloom picture. Almost every day there are headlines of bankruptcy filings and store closures suggesting that the retail apocalypse is here. It’s clear that the retail industry is going through a transformational period that has many scaling back physical operations, but despite the news, people still want to—and still do—shop in stores.

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RETAIL OPERATIONS PRODUCTS & SERVICES

  • Perfect Pick
    Perfect Pick

    Perfect Pick was Engineered to Simplify Order Fulfillment Technology. Perfect Pick is truly unique. Perfect Pick’s “one touch” design is based on a single automated component – the iBOT. Perfect Pick does not require lifts, conveyors, or multiple transfer points, which add complexity to the system. By eliminating these additional touch points and by streamlining the picking process, Perfect Pick increases throughput and results in a more reliable and cost effective system.

  • Security Platform
    Security Platform Merchantware software solutions are PA-DSS certified payment solutions and use tokenization, SSL connections for all transactions and end-end encryption to deliver secure payment solutions to merchants and developers.
  • PCI Compliance
    PCI Compliance Credit and debit card data theft has profoundly impacted businesses, consumers, and financial institutions nationwide.
  • TransPort Web
    TransPort Web Transport.web is the perfect solution for e-commerce merchants because it off-loads the card processing to a PCI DSS certified server.
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RETAIL OPS INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

  • Neuroscience And Its Role In The Retail Workplace
    Neuroscience And Its Role In The Retail Workplace

    When we hear the word neuroscience, we picture scientists and doctors studying theories and hypotheses only relevant for the laboratory or medical science. But the findings of many neuroscience studies do have a place in the retail industry.

  • Next-Gen Security Is Crucial To The Digital Transformation Of Omni-Channel Retail
    Next-Gen Security Is Crucial To The Digital Transformation Of Omni-Channel Retail

    Because data fuels digital transformation, retailers are prime targets for cybercriminals to launch advanced attacks. If digital initiatives are not strategically developed and deployed with security serving as a foundation to the entire process, it can become a vicious — as opposed to virtuous — cycle.

  • Survey: Merchants Don't Have The Tech Shoppers Want
    Survey: Merchants Don't Have The Tech Shoppers Want

    Everywhere you look, something new and exciting is changing the way people shop, dine and go out. And payments is a huge part of that, from pay at the table to mobile wallets and beyond.

  • How To Fight The Rise Of Friendly Fraud
    How To Fight The Rise Of Friendly Fraud

    We’re now past the two-year anniversary of EMV, and there is one clear truth: EMV has significantly cut into card-present fraud. But that doesn’t mean that all fraud is gone yet. And recent trends indicate that one type in particular may be on the rise: friendly fraud.

  • How To Boost Business Sustainability In The Changing Retail Landscape
    How To Boost Business Sustainability In The Changing Retail Landscape

    We’re approaching the end of 2017, and one of the most dominant stories of the year has been what many media outlets call “the retail apocalypse.” What is the retail apocalypse? In short, it’s the idea that retailers can’t compete as online commerce (or, mostly just Amazon) continues to grow.

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