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The Top 5 In-Store Technologies That Drive Retail Sales
Despite greater adoption of in-store technology to increase productivity and help drive sales, getting the best out of those solutions remains the great, unfulfilled opportunity for retailers.
Have you noticed the sudden flurry? No, not snow…I’m talking about articles on iBeacon. There is a new feature on the recently released iOS7 operating system that enables micro-location based communication. The messaging you receive on your phone is triggered by your location in a way that is reported to be more targeted and workable than we’ve seen to date.
Why should you empower your store associates with mobile apps? See what the research has to say. MicroStrategy Mobile apps enable retailers to deliver a dramatically better shopping experience and achieve new levels of customer loyalty, sales, and operational efficiency.
As retailers map out their mobile strategies, consumer engagement should drive their application decision-making.
This year’s study explores what customers expect during their online shopping experience, how mobile and social are changing buying trends and how retailers can benefit by offering an integrated sales experience. For a second year, UPS has worked with comScore to identify what options consumers want before they buy, during check-out and delivery and, if needed, returns.
ARTICLES FROM INTEGRATED SOLUTIONS FOR RETAILERS
Three Keys To The Mobile Consumer: Strategy, Preparation, And Adoption
As retailers struggle to execute their own mobile strategies, consumers aren’t waiting around. Here’s how to catch up with — and capitalize on — the smartphone’s influence.
Cutting-Edge Supply Chain Strategies: Omni-Channel’s Next Big Thing
Consumer expectations of a seamless omni-channel experience are reinventing the supply chain.
Inside The Front-End Changes At Lowe’s
How the Fortune 500 retailer improved the customer experience with a 50% reduction in false EAS alarms, reducing shrink and mitigating associate risk along the way.
Preventing Operational Loss
Identifying the breakdowns that cause operational loss is challenging enough. What about prevention?
Employee Self-Service Impact On Labor Scheduling
How should retailers create a schedule that caters to the customer when employees have a greater say in when they work?
Toshiba TCxGravity represents a new class of point-of-commerce solution that makes the store a seamless extension of a customer-centric, “omni-channel” experience—an evolution of cross-channel retailing that finally empowers consumers to buy anywhere, get anywhere and return anywhere.
The Dayforce commitment to cutting edge technology means we are constantly improving access and streamlining the user interface across platforms and devices.
Twisted Pair’s WAVE ® software simplifies communications for enterprises of all sizes by removing technology barriers to seamless interoperability. Unique for its software-only approach and compelling for its unmatched functionality, flexibility and performance, WAVE connects and extends the IP-centric enterprise and the mobile workforce using two-way radio systems, smartphones, desktop IP phones, PCs and industry-standard unified communication and collaboration applications.
Mobile Apps Designed for Ease and Efficiency
Jennifer™ is the voice and name of the Lucas mobile application and the core component of our voice picking and Mobile Work Execution solutions. Jennifer Mobile streamlines hands-on processes for warehouse associates who wear headsets and a rugged mobile computer that allow them to communicate with Jennifer in a two-way conversation.
Mobile Surveys From CFI Group
Smartphones are quickly becoming the preferred method for online browsing and communication for many of your key customers. According to Microsoft research, mobile internet usage is projected to overtake desktop internet usage by 2014. Are you ready?
Lucas Mobile Work Execution
The Future of Mobile Work
Lucas Mobile Work Execution solutions make hands-on warehouse processes easier and better for workers, and give supervisors new tools to view and manage associate performance, balance work-in-process, and adjust operations to changing needs. The solutions help DCs adapt to new demands without changing WMS or host systems, improve associate productivity, and increase order and inventory accuracy. Beyond voice picking, this is the future of mobile work.
EarthLink Complete™ Voice offers advantages such as increased productivity, cost savings, geographic flexibility and disaster recovery. Explore more information about the EarthLink Complete™ Voice product family by clicking the links below.
RETAIL MOBILITY NEWS
Honeywell And Microsoft Collaborate To Strengthen User Experience For Enterprise-Grade Mobile Devices
Honeywell has joined with Microsoft Corp. to deliver the Windows Embedded 8.1 Handheld platform to Honeywell’s latest mobile solution, the Dolphin 75e mobile computer. By taking advantage of this latest operating system, enterprise companies in manufacturing, retail, and transport and logistics can enhance security, improve the user experience and streamline mobile device management.