Guest Contributors

  1. Driving Retail Sales And Loss Prevention Through Technology
    3/21/2019

    It all began in 2015 with some regional grocery chains. The primary reason for this was that store management felt their grocery consumer base would perceive a level of retailer distrust through the installation of traditional looking EAS gates. Our response was a dual-purpose, industry-first Media Portal - EAS Gate, a 72” tall sleek attractively designed housing with two digital signs playing intriguing content for customers and asset protection for the store.

  2. Do You Have A Love-Hate Relationship With Vendor-Funded Promotions?
    2/21/2019

    Do you look forward to or dread managing vendor-funded promotions in your retail business? They can be a great sales driver, but they also can be complicated and time-consuming to manage

  3. Why Cash Won’t Disappear Any Time Soon
    1/8/2019

    The debate over whether we should become a cashless society shows no signs of abating soon, but in the meantime plenty of compelling reasons remain for using cash in a variety of situations.

  4. 2018 Retail IT Trends Recap, and 2019 Predictions
    12/28/2018

    Here are the top three trends happening in retail this year and our predictions for what’s going to be big next year.

  5. Why (The Right) Chatbot Is Your Right-Hand Man This Holiday Season
    11/16/2018

    Online shopping can actually be quite stressful but leveraging a chatbot with strong functionalities can relieve shoppers of these stresses and make shopping productive, timely, and enjoyable once more.

  6. 5 Surprising Ways Predictive Analytics Helps Retailers
    9/27/2018

    Modern retailers understand the core benefits of leveraging the power of Predictive Analytics and Artificial Intelligence. Predictive Analytics accounts for all of your company’s relevant data at a micro-level, identifies your business’ trends, opportunities, and influencing factors. It makes recommendations to retailers that will help them increase forecast accuracy, reduce inventory costs, increase in sales, and maintain high customer satisfaction levels.

  7. Retail Inventory Management Benefits From Vision & Imaging Technology
    8/22/2018

    The key to retail customer experience is accurate inventory. Learn the benefits of accurate inventory and how imaging technology can improve inventory accuracy through your enterprise.

  8. How Vision Technology Enhances The In-Store Experience
    8/22/2018

    The in-store shopping experience must improve to keep customers coming back. Find out how image and vision technology can help create an effortless in-store experience.

  9. Retail Stores Are Transforming Into Fulfillment Centers
    8/10/2018

    Converting retail stores into mini-fulfillment centers is a more cost-effective way to expand the distribution network using existing facilities that are already close to where customers live.

  10. How To Develop Successful Private Label Products
    8/2/2018

    Today, shoppers want to know exactly what they are buying, where it comes from and how it affects their well-being. According to a recent study by Label Insight, 76 percent of shoppers search online for answers when they cannot find information they are looking for on product labels. There is a desire to obtain information about the quality, the origin and the nutrition, and also the desire to support companies and products that reflect their own values and lifestyle.