FEATURED IN-STORE MOBILITY CONTENT
5 Ways Mobile Apps Are Driving The Store Of The Future
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.
This Infographic from NEC addresses shoppers buying behaviors in five key areas retailers are facing today.
The Holiday Trends Report from CFI Group provides an interesting perspective on the crossroads of mobility in retail; where its value shines in the hands of associates, how smartphones are changing the consumer's path to purchase, and how they collectively impact retailers' mobile and cross-channel strategies.
The pace of mobile shopping continues to accelerate, with global revenue through mobile commerce expected to grow from approximately $2 billion in 2013 to $62 billion over the next five years'.
Most of us don’t have much trouble understanding the value of rugged mobile solutions in extreme environments – like mining or oil & gas, but many of us don’t immediately recognize the reasons for a rugged mobile computing solution in less extreme environments – like general field service, healthcare and retail.
ARTICLES FROM INTEGRATED SOLUTIONS FOR RETAILERS
Personally Interact With Your Consumers Via Mobile Devices
A mobile device expert says handhelds are evolving purchasing habits.
How Tablets Can Improve The Customer Experience
Luxottica uses caching software to drop online response time from minutes down to seconds.
A New Perspective On MDM
As mobile devices become indispensible tools to everyone from distribution center employees to customer-engaging store associates, retailers are paying more attention to their impact on the customer experience. As such, they’re paying closer attention to their mobile device hardware investments, increasingly through the deployment of MDM (mobile device management) solutions. That retailers are accepting MDM as a necessity is not surprising; according to our 2014 Retail Tech Spending Survey, mobile POS and non-POS-enabled mobile devices for store associates are our readers’ top two spending priorities this year. Nearly half of retailers call mobile POS hardware their top in-store hardware priority, and close to 40 percent will outfit associates with mobile devices to assist them with inventory and customer-facing tasks like CRM and clienteling.
Making The Most Of Your Mobile Investment
Without a doubt, mobility continues to be a hot topic for retailers. However, the conversation is now beginning to extend beyond how retailers can best use mobile in their stores to how retailers can ensure an extended product life cycle and a long-term ROI for the application they choose to deploy.
Mobility: Helping Managers And Associates Save Time
Mobile devices not only make customers happy, they can also improve day-to-day store operations.
IN-STORE MOBILITY PRODUCTS
Motion J3600 Tablet PC
The J3600 is tough enough to survive harsh mobile work environments, making your mobile job more productive. For the strongest, brightest, most viewable display, choose the Motion View Anywhere® display with Corning® Gorilla® Glass.
Your content is everywhere – on smartphones, tablets, e-readers, laptops or desktops - and iAPPS is built to make you look good on all of them. 44% of the U.S. online population (or about 107 million consumers) ages 8-64, owns a smartphone and uses it daily - up from 31% in 2011
Motion F5t Tablet PC
The Motion F5t is a tablet PC that is meticulously designed, thoroughly developed, and purposely built for field productivity. The F5t is lightweight, rugged, and mobile weighing in at only 3.3 lbs and MIL-STD-810G tested and IP54 tested for moisture and dust.
MaaS360 Mobile Application Management
Smartphones and tablets are transforming businesses by increasing productivity, raising efficiencies and improving customer satisfaction. However, the proliferation of mobile devices can’t be left unchecked without securing sensitive enterprise data, especially in this BYOD era.
MaaS360 Mobile Device Management
MaaS360 helps IT administrators streamline the process to provision, manage, and secure today’s expanding suite of smartphones and tablets, all from a single portal.
As a fully integrated cloud platform, MaaS360 simplifies MDM with rapid deployment, and comprehensive visibility and control that spans across mobile devices, applications, and documents. MaaS360 supports all devices including the iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone, BlackBerry, and Kindle Fire.
Motion CL910 Tablet PC
The Motion Computing CL910 Tablet PC is durable, lightweight and purposefully built for mobile business. Running Microsoft ® Windows ® 7 Professional and powered by the Intel ® Atom ™ N2600 Dual Core Processor, the CL910 delivers increased performance while maintaining a battery life of up to seven hours.
IN-STORE MOBILITY NEWS
Jake’s Finer Foods Goes Live With NCR Power Delivery Software For Android Mobile Devices
NCR Corporation, the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, announced recently that Jake’s Finer Foods, a broadline foodservice distributor serving Texas and Louisiana, is using NCR Power Delivery to more completely automate the process of foodservice delivery.
NCR Sales Advisor For Windows 8.1 Delivers Engaging In-Store Shopping Experiences
NCR Corporation, the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, announced recently the introduction of NCR Sales Advisor for Windows 8.1. The solution for fixed and mobile devices allows brick-and-mortar locations to drive unique shopping experiences based on past purchases, wish lists and product information, enabling personalized offers, recommendations and delivery options.
Panasonic Introduces Powerful And Flexible Rugged 7-inch Android Tablet
Panasonic, an industry leader in reliable and innovative mobile computers since 1996, recently announced the launch of the Toughpad FZ-B2, a rugged 7-inch tablet powered by Android for field-based workforces.
Infinite Peripherals Introduces First Enterprise Mobility Device For IPhone 6
Leading enterprise mobility device provider Infinite Peripherals, Inc. (IPC) recently launched the Linea Pro 6, the first enterprise mobility device that is compatible with the recently released Apple iPhone 6.
MMF POS Introduces Lockable Tablet Stands -- Increases Tablet Protection Product Line
MMF POS, a leading supplier of cash drawers and accessories, increases its portfolio of versatile tablet protection solutions by introducing new Lockable Tablet Stands.
Square And Epicor Lead Mobile POS Software Rankings, According To IHL Group
Software companies Square and Epicor lead the fast growing Mobile POS Software market in North America according to new research from IHL Group, a global retail research and advisory firm. Mobile POS installs are expected to grow by 110% this year as more retailers replace electronic cash registers and POS terminals with mobile devices.
IN-STORE MOBILITY MULTIMEDIA
Mobile Payments — How Can Retailers Juggle All Of The Options?
Payments in retail are undergoing one of the largest shifts in history, with the impending move to EMV chip-and-pin and the rise of mobile payments. Here, Bob Johns, editor with Integrated Solutions For Retailers, talks with Erik Vlugt, Vice President of Product Marketing at VeriFone, to discuss the rapidly changing world of payments in retail, the impact of mobility, and the challenges retailers face as they try to implement for today and the future.
Datalogic Lynx™ PDA Mobile Computer - Perfect For The Retail Environment
Datalogic Lynx™ PDA improves connectivity within the Retail marketplace while enabling quick and accurate functions such as price checks and inventory stock checks.