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Thumbnail-Photo: Online retail sales to exceed 6 trillion dollars by 2024...
18.09.2019   #online trading #e-commerce

Online retail sales to exceed 6 trillion dollars by 2024

Average online customer spend will surpass 1,000 dollars globally per annum

New data from Juniper Research has shown that the total transaction value of remote payments for digital and physical goods will exceed 6 trillion dollars by 2024; representing a growth of 53 percent from 2019.The new research, ‘Mobile & ...

Thumbnail-Photo: POS in the cloud: the networked checkout
13.09.2019   #epos software #digitization

POS in the cloud: the networked checkout

On the possibilities for a cloud-based point-of-sale-system

Everyone is talking about smart industry-specific cloud solutions. The cloud also offers the retail sector fresh possibilities for its day-to-day operations. So, it's no surprise that more and more companies are installing point-of-sale software ...

Thumbnail-Photo: drs//POS – The POS system for many check-out situations...
13.09.2019   #pos systems #cashpoints

drs//POS – The POS system for many check-out situations

With the POS system developed by Superdata you are put in the picture

The POS acts as an ear in the store. It affects how timely, and with what information, decision makers at the head office are in a position to assess developments in the store and are able to respond appropriately to the situation.With our POS ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Silver Surfers: Older adults ride the wave of mobile technology and shop...
01.08.2019   #online trading #e-commerce

Silver Surfers: Older adults ride the wave of mobile technology and shop online

The increasing importance of e-commerce for senior citizens

You are wrong if you think it’s mostly young people who spend time online. Older adults are also increasingly embracing online shopping with enthusiasm.In this interview, Spencer Hinzen, Director of Sales, Central Region, Ruckus Networks, ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Buying behavior? Seasonal, fast and influenced by Social Media!...
29.07.2019   #online trading #e-commerce

Buying behavior? Seasonal, fast and influenced by Social Media!

How do consumers shop online and what do retailers need to know?

Roman Rochel, Head of European Growth at Shopify analyzes the global retailing market and reveals: “More and more merchants sell online, yet they do not have a strong technology background to properly analyze and understand customer behavior. ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Thyssenkrupp presents artificial intelligence alfred”...
19.07.2019   #data management #digitization

Thyssenkrupp presents artificial intelligence "alfred”

AI as an essential component of the holistic digitalization strategy

Thyssenkrupp Materials Services continues to drive digital transformation: Since early 2019 an artificial intelligence solution (AI), supported by Microsoft’s cloud platform Azure, has been integrated into the processes of the largest ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Crisis management in retail: Making a mountain out of a molehill –...
18.07.2019   #online trading #brick and mortar retail

Crisis management in retail: Making a mountain out of a molehill – what now?

How retailers should prepare for crisis communication

A lengthy order, a faulty delivery, an unsatisfactory customer service - all this is quickly evaluated and spread on the Internet and can have negative consequences for the retailer. We talked to Alexander De Ruiter from OBI4wan about the tasks ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Retail spaces are so yesterday. Long live brand experiences!...
27.06.2019   #online trading #shop building

Retail spaces are so yesterday. Long live brand experiences!

How can brick-and-mortar stores stay competitive? With continuing retail reinvention!

Shopfitting – it’s no longer about shelves, sales counters and cash registers. Silvio Kirchmair, CEO of umdasch The Store Makers, considers it a stage where brick-and-mortar retailers can and should showcase themselves – especially ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Changing markets: embracing disruption to harvest opportunity...
18.06.2019   #digitization #event

Changing markets: embracing disruption to harvest opportunity

Reporting from the first annual Retail & Brand Experience World Congress in Barcelona

More than 200 industry insiders highlighted the many challenges facing the retail sector today in interesting talks and lectures.Topics included the customer experience, the use of technologies, digital media, omnichannel strategies, personalization ...

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07.05.2019   #digital signage #digitization

Digital Signage Summit (DSS) Europe

iXtenso readers receive a 30% ticket-discount!

The two-day event comprises a comprehensive mix of twin-track conference programme; hands-on workshops; exclusive presentations; numerous networking opportunities and a vendor and service supplier exhibition area.In 2019, DSS Europe returns to the ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Computer-generated imagery: better and faster product photography for...
12.04.2019   #online trading #digital marketing

Computer-generated imagery: better and faster product photography for online stores

David Wischniewski on the possibilities of product visualization

Product photography is essential to the success of any online store. Unable to provide haptic feedback, retailers are tasked with inspiring their customers to buy. This can be an expensive endeavor in the long run. Digitally created renderings of ...

Thumbnail-Photo: ROQQIO Commerce Solutions connects worlds
06.02.2019   #digitization #Trade fair special EuroCIS 2019

ROQQIO Commerce Solutions connects worlds

Have you ever missed your connection when flying or taking the train? Customers who are having a bumpy journey should not feel that they have fallen out of rhythm with their schedule. Every stage of the journey that a customer embarks upon before ...

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08.01.2019   #e-commerce #digitization

Digital Sales Summit in Hannover

The E-Commerce Event

The Digital Sales Summit will be held for the first time in Hanover on 21 February.An extraordinary location and a LineUp which you have never seen before in the eCommerce industry, this is the easiest way to describe the Digital Sales Summit.In his ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Intralogistics information from the source
17.12.2018   #digitization #event

Intralogistics information from the source

LogiMAT 2019 in Stuttgart

LogiMAT 2019’s accompanying program, with more than 30 forums and live events hosted by a distinguished slate of presenters, offers industry professionals real-world insights and information across the spectrum of trending themes in ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Trend 2019: The digitization of the stationary retail trade...
29.11.2018   #digitization #omnichannel

Trend 2019: The digitization of the stationary retail trade

From retail to omnichannel business model

For stationary retailers, it is no longer enough to think individually about e-commerce or other digital strategies. Instead, the focus is on networking online, mobile and offline channels and implementing a multichannel strategy, the so-called ...

Thumbnail-Photo: CEBIT Hannover to be cancelled
29.11.2018   #digitization #event

CEBIT Hannover to be cancelled

New events focused on digitalization in preparation

Deutsche Messe announced on Wednesday in Hannover that it is streamlining its event portfolio: it will integrate CEBIT's industry-related topics into HANNOVER MESSE while also developing additional Cebit topics into specialist events for ...

Thumbnail-Photo: EuroCIS 2019: from the trade fair to the points of sale...
27.11.2018   #digitization #POS Solutions

EuroCIS 2019: from the trade fair to the points of sale

Analogue and digital elements merge in physical retail

Many digital tools presented at EuroCIS over the past few years, have become indispensable to retail today. Which in-store media asserted themselves and what is so special about them? And, beyond this, which tools and technologies have great ...

Thumbnail-Photo: New digital platform facilitates food delivery from Boston public market...
31.10.2018   #digitization #food retail

New digital platform facilitates food delivery from Boston public market

Mercato has built a robust offering of local butchers, seafood and produce markets

Bostonians who prefer to support local, independent purveyors of specialty foods can now arrange delivery from dozens of the city's finest markets via Mercato. Founded in New York City in 2015, Mercato is an e-commerce ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Top-Toy strengthens stores with digital initiatives...
02.10.2018   #brick and mortar retail #digitization

Top-Toy strengthens stores with digital initiatives

Digital initiatives to boost the stores and ensure competitiveness

A highly competitive market with frequent campaigns such as Halloween, Black Friday, and Christmas puts great demands on retailers. This is also the case with Top-Toy, the leading Nordic toy group, which operates the Toys "r" ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Lands end opens first standalone store in New Jersey...
21.09.2018   #shopfitting #digitization

Lands' end opens first standalone store in New Jersey

Grand opening takes place at Chimney Rock Crossing

Shoppers in the central New Jersey area can find the iconic brand's classic apparel for men, women and kids when they shop the new Lands' End store at Chimney Rock Crossing, 340 Chimney Rock Road in Bridgewater. ...

Thumbnail-Photo: DMEXCO 2018 C.A.R.E.
13.09.2018   #online trading #e-commerce

DMEXCO 2018 C.A.R.E.

Impressions of the exhibition: Trends and good prospects

DMEXCO in Cologne is probably one of the most exciting trade fairs covering topics such as digitization, marketing and trends in (online) retail. Whether national or international, each visitor was treated to something exciting, following this ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Consumer adoption of retailer mobile apps doubles...
06.09.2018   #digitization #app

Consumer adoption of retailer mobile apps doubles

67 percent of consumers use a retailer app on their phone

As mobile shopping continues to grow, consumers are downloading retailer’s mobile apps at double the rate of years past and conducting more in-app purchases, according to new findings from Synchrony. As the mobile channel becomes ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Accenture forms strategic alliance
31.08.2018   #digitization #artificial intelligence

Accenture forms strategic alliance

Investment in Chinese AI start-up Malong Technologies

Accenture has formed a strategic alliance with and made a minority investment in Malong Technologies, an artificial intelligence (AI) start-up headquartered in Shenzhen, China. Malong has been recognized by global companies and organizations ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Digital sporting goods retailers: Decathlon and Intersport push ahead...
31.08.2018   #retail #digitization

Digital sporting goods retailers: Decathlon and Intersport push ahead

Of virtual tents and 3D foot analysis

Customer loyalty and innovative store features are key factors in sports retail. Shopping becomes an experience, whether that’s thanks to an integration of online and offline activities or brand-new approaches and technologies. What can ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Waiting in checkout lines
15.08.2018   #customer satisfaction #digitization

Waiting in checkout lines

A turnoff to European shoppers

For many European shoppers, waiting at checkout lines any longer than five minutes is too long, according to retail study by Adyen. Shoppers are looking for an experience that satisfies three fundamental demands: convenience, context and ...

Thumbnail-Photo: No-checkout store of the future: Successful retail projects...
06.08.2018   #cashpoints #payment systems

No-checkout store of the future: Successful retail projects

Fine-tuning of the major rollouts has also started in Germany

Robots as sales consultants, REWE’s self-checkout at the neighborhood store or digital price tags. Slowly but surely, customers get used to and increasingly accept these innovative supermarket concepts. But are customers ready to take the next ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Mergers and acquisitions expected to drive growth...
24.07.2018   #customer satisfaction #digitization

Mergers and acquisitions expected to drive growth

Retailers look to new technologies and improving customer experience

The overwhelming majority of U.S. chief executive officers (83 percent) in the consumer and retail (C&R) industry say they are very confident about the growth prospects of their companies over the next three years – far more optimistic ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Boozt.com has opened a new store in Copenhagen...
04.07.2018   #digitization #price labelling

Boozt.com has opened a new store in Copenhagen

Electronic shelf labels help in new physical store

The fashionable and well-appointed environment gives Boozt.com a new flagship store with, among other things, electronic shelf labels, which will give customers a different and better shopping experience in a digital world. Located at one of ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Paris Retail Week
13.06.2018   #retail #digitization

Paris Retail Week

Smart Phygital 2018 Survey Havas

Paris Retail Week, the annual event dedicated to the global commerce community, will open the doors of its fourth edition at Paris Expo Porte de Versailles on 10-11-12 September 2018. For this occasion, the Havas Paris agency, in partnership with ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Best friends: digitization and business process management...
04.06.2018   #data warehouse management #digitization

Best friends: digitization and business process management

How retailers can optimize their processes

These two go hand in hand: process optimization and digitization. Their common goal is to simplify and extensively automate processes throughout the company. In this iXtenso interview, Professor Jörg Becker, Managing Director of the European ...

Thumbnail-Photo: E-commerce in furniture retail: experiment, learn, compare notes...
14.05.2018   #online trading #e-commerce

E-commerce in furniture retail: experiment, learn, compare notes

Marcus Diekmann of Matratzen Concord on the road to digital success

In 2016, discount mattress store Matratzen Concord launched its professional online store led by Marcus Diekmann (Director Digital, E-Commerce and Omnichannel). Since then, the online store has already received numerous awards. ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Digital transformation: Tasks for the new German government...
24.04.2018   #online trading #e-commerce

Digital transformation: Tasks for the new German government

Smaller retailers ask for support to keep up with the competition

Digital technologies make it possible to increase operational efficiency and develop innovative options and concepts. Nevertheless, digital transformation makes many entrepreneurs feel uneasy. That was one of the results of a survey conducted by the ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Implementing successful e-commerce projects
19.04.2018   #online trading #e-commerce

Implementing successful e-commerce projects

Everything starts with a thought that develops into an idea ...

This also applies to an E-commerce project, which often provides the basis for a company’s digitization strategy. The following important points need to be considered for a successful implementation: Assemble the right team An E-commerce ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Asia convenience channel set to grow 6.6 percent a year to 2022...
18.04.2018   #digitization #trend research

Asia convenience channel set to grow 6.6 percent a year to 2022

Results from a survey of the top ten Asian convenience retailers

Asia’s leading convenience retailers are predicted to grow 6.6 percent a year to 2022 by US$5.1trillion, according to the latest forecast from international research organisation IGD. Based on a survey of the top 10 Asian convenience ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Cash is trend
03.04.2018   #customer relationship management #digitization

Cash is trend

Smart cash handling in retail

There's life in the old dog yet – despite all the prophecies of doom, digitalisation is still failing to oust physical cash. A recent study by the European Central Bank shows that cash is and remains the most prominent payment method in ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Payment procedures: online retailers must customize the checkout...
03.04.2018   #online trading #payment systems

Payment procedures: online retailers must customize the checkout experience

What PSD2 and the geoblocking ban mean for payment options in online stores

Credit card, PayPal, direct debit, pay by invoice or instant transfer – payment options for online shoppers drastically influence the buying decision process. Nevertheless, store owners still underestimate the importance of payment choices and ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Artificial Intelligence: a real opportunity for brick-and-mortar...
19.03.2018   #brick and mortar retail #smartphone

Artificial Intelligence: a real opportunity for brick-and-mortar retailers

Combining personalized service with AI to optimally reach the customer

Today’s retailers must come up with great ideas to keep up with their online competition. Artificial intelligence (AI) opens up brand-new opportunities in this area. Ralf Reich of Mindtree illustrates why AI is not just a great tool for ...

Thumbnail-Photo: New VR retail service in collaboration with Alibaba...
14.03.2018   #e-commerce #digitization

New VR retail service in collaboration with Alibaba

Tmall sellers can use iStaging's VR Maker to digitize their physical stores in VR

Having brought VR capabilities to professionals in the real estate, interior design and property listing industries, iStaging is now making in-roads into the retailing sector in cooperation with Alibaba. iStaging is the only self-serve VR capture ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Mobile solutions for retail: flexible, functional and efficient...
27.02.2018   #mobile shopping #mobile data capture

Mobile solutions for retail: flexible, functional and efficient

Let's get mobile: Flexible, handy solutions for all areas of the retail sector are presented to EuroCIS’ visitors. The motto: all information at the right time and in the right place.

Retailers benefit from mobile technologies that are becoming more and more handy and intuitive to use. In this way, information can be used profitably, from the warehouse to the store to the customer's smartphone. EuroCIS shows the full ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Talking bout a (ESL) revolution
01.02.2018   #digitization #electronic shelf labels (ESL)

Talking 'bout a (ESL) revolution

... on the connection of digital components in retail to a perfectly harmonizing ecosystem

Let´s imagine the perfect electronic shelf label (ESL): These digital price tags are fully networked, extremely thin and ultra-low battery power models. They also work in damp, wet, dusty, hot or cold environments. You can choose between ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Retail of the future: technologies for a smart customer journey...
17.01.2018   #digital signage #customer satisfaction

Retail of the future: technologies for a smart customer journey

Video report shows trends of EuroCIS 2018

The customer is the focus of tomorrow's Customer Journey. Retailers can use interactive, virtual and personalized offers to attract and inspire customers at home, especially in the digital age. We have tried out the latest technologies in the ...

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