Verisk Retail is proud to be a Gold Sponsor of the RILA 2018 Retail Asset Protection conference. Stop by Booth 507 to learn how Verisk Retail is driving the next generation of innovation in retail analytics. Read More
The Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) recently announced Sona Chawla, Kohl’s chief operating officer, will be the keynote speaker at the 2018 Retail Supply Chain Conference. The conference serves as a premier event for retail supply chain executives to network, learn, and share new and creative solutions for the industry’s Read More
Retailers of a certain age will be able to cast their minds back to the 1990s, when they didn’t need to look much further than the trusted combo of a point-of-sale system and supply-chain management tool.
A lot has changed in the decades that have passed: an ever-increasing amount of functions Read More
We hear the phrase everywhere. Yet few ask explicitly: what is omni-channel retailing, really? Omni-channel is defined by TechTarget as “a multi-channel approach to sales that seeks to provide the customer with a seamless shopping experience whether the customer is shopping online from a desktop or mobile device, by telephone Read More
Every retailer’s dream is to grow and flourish while maintaining their initial character and a “small-store” feel. But as retailers grow, maintaining that close customer connection, even in a specialty store, can be difficult. Topher Mallory, CEO of US retail brand Mexicali Blues, understands the importance of balancing shifting customer Read More
Zebra Technologies recently announced Zebra SmartSense™ for Retail asset visibility solution, an enterprise asset intelligence (EAI) offering that reportedly delivers deeper visibility into retail operations, provides better business insights and enables smarter decisions.
This solution combines UHF RFID, video, and a micro-location capability to identify and track the journey and location Read More
Many industry experts projected that the rise of e-commerce would lead to the extinction of brick-and-mortar retail. But that hasn’t happened. Why? Because physical stores combined with other shopping platforms have been found to play an essential role in meeting customer’s multidimensional and dynamic shopping needs.
It’s been proven that brick-and-mortar Read More
In the not-so-distant past, the primary responsibility of loss prevention personnel was to deter theft and control shrink. Many of us started our careers with the important but unpopular job of investigating internal fraud as well as identifying and detaining shoplifters in stores. Although important to the operation of a Read More
Omnichannel retail opportunities add the flexibility of cross-channel and mobile shopping to the unique revenue-building capabilities of the retail experience. The vast opportunities for omnichannel retail success have evolved from a growth prospect to a principal business catalyst for many retailers; and taking a look back at the final numbers Read More