FEATURED IN-STORE/OPERATIONS CONTENT
Merchandising That Amplifies The Brand Story
Nikki Baird recently wrote an article for RSR talking about brands as storytellers and the importance of setting in conveying a sense of what a brand stands for. Sometimes this task can seem pretty straightforward. The example she used was Tommy Bahama with stores and restaurants that convey a relaxed, casual, beach lifestyle. Communicating that kind of brand story dictates some obvious natural-looking choices of design and materials in creating the environment.
Improve Customer Satisfaction And Reduce Shrink
Most people don’t realize how many choices there are when it comes to designing a label or tag. Even the simplest of features can be cost-effective and can make a big impact in improving the overall retail store environment from back-office to customer experience. This white paper focuses on several features that can reduce shrink and improve customer satisfaction.
Moving Beyond The Familiar To Find Innovative Communications Solutions
Adopting new technology can be hard. Oftentimes, it is driven out of necessity and the pressure to compete in an evolving marketplace. The retail industry faces these pressures now, and many have responded by bringing new technology into their global operations.
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IN-STORE SYSTEMS/OPERATIONS INDUSTRY PODCASTS
The Continuously Evolving Receipt
Receipts are evolving right before our eyes. From digital options to coupons and advertisements, the role of the receipt is continuously evolving in retail. Here Bob Johns, editor with Integrated Solutions For Retailers magazine, talks with Jon Levin, product integration manager with Star Micronics, about the changing role of the receipt.
Mobile’s Impact On Retail
Mobility is changing retail both for the customer and the associates. Here Bob Johns, editor with Integrated Solutions For Retailers Magazine, talks with Kevin Price, founder and CEO of AccuCode to discuss how retailers can deal with the changing mobile environment.
Retail WFM — Enhancing Customer Service While Maximizing Efficiency
Join Bob Johns, editor with Integrated Solutions For Retailers magazine, as he discusses the major changes in workforce management (WFM) with Bob Clements, senior VP at Axsium Group.
WFM Is Conquering Real-World Issues In Retail
Workforce management (WFM) is taking the lead in in helping retailers deal with shrinking margins and slim budgets. Join me as I sit down with Jim Hoefflin, president and CEO of Empower Software Solutions, to discuss how WFM is helping retailers now, and into the future.
What You Need To Know About Forecasting & Replenishment
Roger Roney, solution engineer at SAP, talks with Erin Harris about what retailers need to know about automated forecasting and replenishment. Roney speaks in detail about perpetual inventory as well as how F&R has business-wide implications on merchandising decisions.
|Tech Spending 2014: Responding To The Consumer Influence.||SMRs: Balancing Needs And Resources.||Are You Maximizing Your Mobile Potential|
|2014 retail technology budgets are strongly influenced by consumers’ newfound control of where, when, and how they shop — and how much they pay.||Small to midsize retailers (SMRs) face the same challenges as the big retailers, but with much fewer resources. See where they focus these resources to maximize sales and growth.||Mobile devices are making their way into all aspects of retail, from consumers to associates and managers. This is causing a shift in everything from online marketing to workforce management.|
InComm Research Proves Digital Gift Cards Rising In Popularity For This Holiday Season And Beyond
InComm, a leading prepaid product and transaction services company, recently released research highlighting consumer shopping trends for purchasing digital and physical gift cards from websites and mobile devices.
RETAIL INDUSTRY VIDEOS
Diagraph Demonstrates Popular All-Electric Tamp System With SATO Thermal Print Engine
Diagraph’s PA/6000 is one of its most popular automatic label applicator systems. The integrated SATO S8408 print engine helps ensure reliability and high-uptime. Labels can be applied, without compressed air, by swing arm technology to front, top, side or a combination thereof to get your mark on your product.
EPI Labeler Presents CORE Series Label Application System With SATO Print Engine
The Big Idea of a Simple Machine from EPI Labeler is an economical solution for the application of thermal, barcode labels. Paired with a SATO Lt408 print engine, the CORE series application system applies labels via blow, tamp or tamp/blow functionality. Accurate, dependable solutions for your CORE labeling needs!
Paragon Labeling Systems And SATO Bring Ultimate Productivity To Any Print Apply Solution
The PLS-500 solution from Paragon Labeling Systems is modularly designed for maximum expandability. Combine with a SATO Lt408 or S84 thermal print engine for a complete print / apply solution - perfect for mission critical installations.
Smart Marking & Coding Solution From Loveshaw Features SATO Print Engine
Loveshaw’s LX-800 tamp labeling application boasts Smart Sensor to assess and accommodate a wide variety of box sizes. The integrated, reliable SATO S84 print engine ensures crisp, clear thermal labels. With more than 50 years in the business Loveshaw has unique capabilities for users with unusual box tamping needs.