Current Headlines

  1. Checkpoint Systems’ New RFID Label For All Apparel Categories Based Upon Latest NXP Chip For Accurate Counting, Quick Encoding
    4/8/2014

    Checkpoint Systems, Inc., a leading global supplier of merchandise availability solutions for the retail industry, recently announced here at RFID Journal Live its new Zephyr 2 RFID label, which is certified by the University of Arkansas’ ARC Center for item-level tagging of all apparel categories in the U.S. and Europe.

  2. Make A Lasting Impression With Star’s New White Hot Look
    4/8/2014

    No detail goes unnoticed when it comes to image and brand. Many stores go to great pains to create a specific aesthetic with their layout or design to convey the mood of the store.

  3. Babies R Us Integrating New Mobile App Into Omni-channel Experience
    4/7/2014

    Babies R Us and TC Mobile launched new smartphone app geared towards the well-informed parent. The Babies R Us Catalogue App provides users with in-depth product information. The deployment of the new app is another step toward building onto mobile opportunities for delivering the omni-channel experience.

  4. AgilOne Closes $25M Funding Round To Fuel Global Expansion
    4/7/2014

    AgilOne, the cloud-based predictive marketing company, recently announced that it has closed a $25M Series C investment round.

  5. SATO Group Establishes Global Key Account Business Unit And Appoints Hisashi Asai As General Manager
    4/7/2014

    SATO, a leader in barcode printing, labeling, and EPC/RFID solutions, announced the establishment of a new Global Key Account (GKA) business unit and the appointment of Hisashi Asai as General Manager on 1 April 2014 in response to growing customer demand for dedicated one-stop services, particularly among industry-leading businesses engaged in global expansion.

  6. The Retail Equation Hits Major Milestone: Prevents Return Fraud Four Million Times
    4/7/2014

    The Retail Equation, the industry leader in retail transaction optimization solutions, recently announced the company has stopped four million instances of return fraud and abuse.

  7. Neiman Marcus Focuses On Customer, On Omni-Channel
    4/4/2014

    Neiman Marcus Gets Channel-Agnostic Makeover.

  8. As Social Media Traffic Grows, Pinterest Stands Out
    4/4/2014

    For Integrated Retailers, Pinterest Effectively Converts Social Content Into Sales Channel.

  9. Kroger Introduces New IT System To Deliver High-Quality Capabilities
    4/4/2014

    Kroger, one of the world’s largest retailers, in partnership with EInfochips, global product engineering company and Wincor Nixdorf, a leading provider of IT services to the retail industry, revealed Kroger’s new enterprise IT system, Retail Site Intelligence, on Tuesday.

  10. The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. Announces Herberger’s Clearance Center Opening
    4/3/2014

    The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. recently announced it will open a 27,000 square-foot Herberger’s Clearance Center located in the Birch Run Station Shopping Center in Maplewood, Minnesota.