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  1. Clothing And Shoe Retail: The Buying Preferences Of In-Store Vs. Online Consumers
    9/18/2014

    This report highlights what people care most about when shopping for clothing or shoes in stores and online. CivicScience’s capabilities allow us to go deeper than just basic demographics, providing a rich profile of these buyer segments.

  2. Personal Electronics Retail: The Buying Preferences Of In-Store Vs. Online Consumers
    9/18/2014

    This report highlights what people care most about when purchasing personal electronics in stores and online. CivicScience’s capabilities allow us to go deeper than just basic demographics, providing a rich profile of these buyer segments.

  3. Omni-Channel Fulfillment Automation
    9/17/2014

    How custom, automated shipping logic drives faster fulfillment with fewer resources.

  4. Key Considerations For Warehouse Automation
    9/17/2014

    In this interesting podcast, ISR's Executive Editor, Erin Harris talks to Jeff Hedges, president, material handling at OPEX Corporation about the vital role automation plays for retailers. Hedges paints a realistic picture about the hidden costs of automation, especially for retailers considering their first-time investment. "[E-Retailers] need to appreciate the on-going costs of running automation after the investment," explains Hedges. "I don't see that as a reason or an excuse or justification for not investing in automation, but we've realized that we need to convey to companies that are investing in automation for the first time that there is an expected cost associated with maintaining your automation; there is an expected change in your energy draw; and there is specialized training required for your maintenance staff." Listen in as Hedges delivers thoughtful insight for any retailer considering automation inside the warehouse.

  5. Hidden Costs To Consider When Evaluating Warehouse & DC Picking Automation
    9/16/2014

    Jeff Hedges, President of OPEX Material Handling explores the costs that you may not be aware of them you are evaluating warehouse and DC picking automation solutions.

  6. Simplifying Mobile Technology Adoption: 3 Tips For IT DMs
    9/10/2014

    Dave Crist, senior VP, sales & marketing at Brother Mobile Solutions joins ISR's executive editor, Erin Harris, for an actionable discussion on how the global adoption of mobile technologies is changing retail. Crist explains Brother Mobile Solutions' role in the next generation of mobile printing technology in retail, which includes helping IT decision makers to make sense of the ever-evoloving mobile technology environment. "We avoid layering the sparkley, new technology on top of an old, tired process. That spells disaster in terms of adoption and ROI ...," states Crist. Listen in as Crist talks mobile technology's affect on the IT decision maker as well as the store-level associate.

  7. New Backoff Malware Could Be Stealing Your Credit Card Information
    9/10/2014

    More than 1,000 businesses have been affected by the notorious ‘backoff’ malware program. This information was released through a Secret Service announcement on the 31st of July. The malware has infected many businesses and has invaded several major Point of Sale (PoS) service providers.

  8. 5 Ways Mobile Apps Are Driving The Store Of The Future
    9/9/2014

    This white paper outlines the 5 key benefits of a winning mobile app strategy, including new ways retailers can effectively leverage mobile technology as a competitive advantage. With the average shopper looking at their phone more than 150 times a day, learn how leading retailers leverage mobile technology.

  9. Rethinking Retail IT: Three Ways Retailers Can Strike A Balance Between Marketing And IT
    9/8/2014

    The retail landscape has evolved dramatically in the last 20 years – and what an understatement that is. We have seen the transition from a singular brick-and-mortar outlet, to an arsenal of consumer channels that has shifted the power from store owner to shopper. It’s all about the customer’s omnichannel experience, and retail organizations are realizing that all efforts, marketing and IT, should revolve around delivering on customer touch points that provide the most engaging and rewarding shopping experiences.

  10. Six Best Practices For Effective Source Tagging
    9/8/2014

    Manufacturers and retailers face an ever-changing consumer environment, where operational agility and customer loyalty drive margins and revenue. This has increased the focus on source tagging, which provides a ubiquitous product protection solution throughout the retail supply chain. Source tagging benefits both manufacturers and retailers by increasing sales and in-stock rates, while decreasing shrink.

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