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Handling The Valentine's Day Rush By Erin Harris, associate editor
Money can't buy you love, but according to NRF's recent report, consumers are certainly going to give it a shot this Valentine's Day.
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Connect Customers Across Channels By Matt Pillar, editor in chief
Long before Oprah Winfrey called, Lisa Price and her now iconic Carol's Daughter brand were already famous in some small circles. As Carol's Daughter grew, the company diligently built a team of executives charged with creating an operations and technology infrastructure that would pave the way for future success.
Retail 2D Enhances The Customer Experience By Enzo Capobianco, EMEA industry marketing manager, Honeywell
The current retail model is being challenged. It is a system based mainly on one dimension: the product. Over-discounting and empty shelves are the main consequences of a retail model focused on products, where sales forecasts are based on past sales results, rather than on what consumers expect to find in their favorite stores.
Longo's Achieves Lower Cost Of Ownership With Improved WFM Submitted by Dayforce
For more than 50 years the Toronto-based Longo Brothers Fruit Markets (Longo's), a premium grocery chain, has been celebrated for its high-quality food and great service. As the company grew to 19 stores and 3,500 employees, it deployed a collection of workforce management solutions, including an Oracle-based HR application and a Kronos Time & Attendance application — but Longo's needed a solution that was easier to use, easier to manage, and resulted in a lower total cost of ownership.
Maximizing ROI Of Your Mobility Solution Submitted by Intermec
Given today's myriad of mobile device choices for enterprises to consider when evaluating options for their mobile workforce, organizations are increasingly confused and uncertain about their investments. For existing end users, issues relate to the need or viability of an upgraded solution.
5 Keys To A Successful Sustainability Strategy By Shannon Scheiwiller, director, marketing operations, Ecova
Environmental sustainability issues are complex and can be overwhelming, particularly during the early stages of crafting a sustainability strategy. What do successful programs have in common?
Citizen Watch Starts Direct Shipping For Kohls.com By Bob Johns, associate editor
Citizen Watch Company Of America sells exclusively through relationships with top retailers. As these retailers are increasing sales online, Citizen is being asked to handle online orders completely in-house.
Field Force Conference & Expo May 16 to 17 | Orlando, FL
The remote workforce is an increasingly critical part of every business. The combination of smart phones and tablets, field service software, cloud computing, and wireless communication is transforming the capabilities of today's mobile workforce. Attend the Field Force Conference & Expo to learn best practices and stay on top of the latest technology innovations. Use code "FT12" to save $150.00! Click here for more information.
In today's competitive environment, retailers must differentiate themselves to gain the edge necessary to capture the right customers and gain market share. While the right branding, advertising, merchandising, and real estate are as important as ever, most retailers have one brand, one advertising plan, one assortment, and a single real estate strategy.
For several years running there has been an average of more than 125 new self-service kiosks installed every day in North America, according to some estimates. Retailers who for years wondered if kiosks were right for their operations are increasingly answering yes.
Retailers want cost savings. When the infrastructure becomes a burden on the organization in terms of time and money, it may be time to consider an infrastructure overhaul. Join us for this informative webinar, as executives from Mattress Firm and DAVIDsTEA discuss how both retailers changed their business processes by overhauling their infrastructure cost effectively and on deadline.
March 1 | 1 to 2 p.m. EST This collaborative study by VCF and DiCentral explores the benefit of effective scorecarding and the opportunity to identify growth potential, maximize customer satisfaction, gain financial benefit, and balance risk and overall company benefit. Click here for more information.
April 22 to 25
Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center
At Loss Prevention, Audit & Safety 2012 you and your colleagues will join subject matter experts, industry partners, and solution providers to tackle the issues facing the industry and asset protection in particular. Learn more.
RSO Digital Edition
Integrated Solutions For Retailers is excited to announce the release of its latest version of the magazine's digital edition. The February 2012 edition is the first one that is fully optimized for mobile devices and features the latest technology to speed up page loading times and enhance the reading experience. Enjoy!
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