The $14 billion online retailer has made a major push to expand into global markets for both its buyers and sellers by making the entire process seamless for both. What started last year as a small pilot has now grown to include 36 countries around the world, with plans to rapidly expand in the near future.
ATS offers PEOPLEpoint, a new workforce management terminal from the Universal Series product line. This terminal provides users with a variety of features that include a seven-inch widescreen touch display and expandable memory. The PEOPLEpoint allows users to easily navigate employee self-service functionality while having the ability to utilize a camera, microphone, and speakers.
By Yan Krupnik, Retalon
Procurement is a critical part of the retail business model. It is one of the most carefully crafted processes in the supply chain, constantly being perfected as retailers continue to find new ways to optimize the process. Over the past few years, retail technology has become a hot topic.
As PODS has grown and evolved, it has significantly updated its offline branding and marketing initiatives. The company’s online experience, however, had not been given the same attention during the same period.
Here, Bob Johns, editor of Integrated Solutions For Retailers magazine and RetailSolutionsOnline.com, talks with Hedgie Bartol and Jackie Anderson, business development managers in retail with Axis Communications, to discuss the benefits of IP video for small and midsize retailers.
By Bob Johns, associate editor
The world of retail is rapidly moving to become channel agnostic with omni-channel retailing. This can only be accomplished with the proper solutions in place, though. This is why Toshiba released TCxGravity, a fully-integrated POS solution for the omni-channel retailer.
Consumer Returns is the premier event for Reverse Logistics, Supply Chain, and Returns Management professionals who are looking to reduce costs through return reduction strategies and optimization of the reverse supply chain. Consumer Returns 2013 will be taking place from September 23 to 25, 2013, at the Hilton Dallas Lincoln Center in Dallas, TX. Learn more.
Retailers — Win An iPad Mini
Retail technology spending varies greatly from year to year. If you are a retailer, help us see what is happening in the industry by taking our annual Retail Tech Spending Survey. This year we will be giving away a free iPad Mini to one lucky respondent.
Retail is all about the customer, but you can't serve the customer without having the right product in the right place at the right time. Town Shoes, Canadian owner and operator of The Shoe Company, Sterling Shoes, Shoe Warehouse, and Freedman Shoes is bridging the gap between online and offline inventory by creating their "endless aisles" and making all products available to every customer everywhere. Join us as we discuss this project with Peter Gerhardt, CFO of Town Shoes. Register.