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Mobile Success At The Container Store
The Container Store currently has 60 stores across the US with an annual sales growth in the double digits. The Container Store partnered with MicroStrategy to build a mobile app for their store leadership teams that provides them with information such as sales recaps, payroll performance, and trend reports. Store managers are now able to compare sales per payroll hour to customer-facing payroll hours so they can better manage personnel hours and their stores
In her report recapping the 2014 GRMA Executive Leadership Forum, Stephanie Fischer, president and CEO of GRMA, states “senior management’s role is to encourage and empower their organizations to adopt a passion for experimentation. Those who do so will distance themselves from the pack, and those who don’t will be left in the dust in a global world characterized by exponential growth in technology and intense localization.
It’s human nature to fear the unknown. While a few brave pioneers will valiantly traverse unchartered waters, as a whole our species will pick up pitchforks versus embracing that which is new and different. Case in point; Google Glass. The wearers already have derogatory terms in place, Tumblr sites are already showcasing demographic disparities in its wearers, and everyone has written off this moonshot project before it has even hit the Launchpad.
Rapidly-changing demographics and new shopping trends mean retailers must tap and analyze big data to accurately tailor the customer experience.
A Q&A with Vishal Sharma, VP of Cloud and IT Services Products at EarthLink discussing the key roles cloud solutions can play in helping retailers achieve their business goals in a fast-changing marketplace and more.
ARTICLES FROM INTEGRATED SOLUTIONS FOR RETAILERS
Make Data And Device Security Top Priorities In Mobile POS Deployments
Mobile POS solutions offer convenience and flexibility, but they require a comprehensive, multilayered loss prevention strategy encompassing their placement, usage, and data network vulnerabilities.
Personally Interact With Your Consumers Via Mobile Devices
A mobile device expert says handhelds are evolving purchasing habits.
LP Professionals — Transition To Technology
The role of the LP professional is dramatically changing along with retail technology.
What's Driving The Future Of Loss Prevention?
Loss prevention professionals' duties are undergoing a massive shift as retailers deploy new technologies, and criminals follow suit.
Mobility — Fueling The Store Of The Future
Technology is driving change throughout the retail enterprise, and mobility in the store is a huge part of this change.
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
PAYware Mobile Enterprise
PAYware Mobile Enterprise pairs your Apple iPod touch® or iPad® with VeriFone’s card encryption reader for on-the-spot sales. This sleek, battery-powered handheld device supports all forms of payment technology and the highest levels of data security.
HughesON Optimized Networks
Turn your network into the high-performance engine you need to power your business. HughesON™ is a suite of managed solutions that help you empower your network—and your business—with new, cutting-edge technologies available only from Hughes.
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.
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.
Stratos™ 2700 Series Bioptic Scanner/Scale
The Stratos™ 2700 from Honeywell is their first hybrid bioptic in-counter scanner, combining omnidirectional laser scanning and integrated area-imaging to provide a platform for bar code reading optimized for the checkout experience.
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.
RETAIL MOBILITY NEWS
Digital Retail Apps Announces Apple Pay Integration For SelfPay Consumer-Led In-Aisle Mobile Payment App
Digital Retail Apps recently announced the availability of its SelfPay mobile shopper app with Apple Pay integration.