July 19, 2016
There are a limited number of retail apps a customer will use, and an app that is siloed has no chance of being one of them.
 
July 19, 2016
When it comes to shopping via mobile app, consumers favor one retailer above all others.
 
July 19, 2016
Wearable technology has a way to go before it becomes mainstream, but perhaps not as far as some observers think.
 
July 18, 2016

Ace Hardware Corp. is helping independent members of its retail cooperative manage increasingly complex labor regulations.

July 15, 2016

As the holiday shopping season rapidly approaches for marketers, a brand’s biggest challenge is to rise above the marketing noise and extend consumer engagement in ways that lead to purchase. 

July 15, 2016
A Sam’s Club location opening in Columbia, South Carolina, will be among the first to offer a new mobile payment option.
 
July 14, 2016
Consumers are not skimping on back-to-school spending this year, and brick-and-mortar retailers have extra reason to celebrate.
 
July 13, 2016
The Pokemon Go app has exploded in popularity since its July 5 release in the U.S. 
 
July 13, 2016
The dust is clearing from the aftermath of the second annual Amazon Prime Day, and the industry can now see how well the online sales extravaganza actually performed.
 
July 12, 2016
Shoppers age 14-19, known as “Gen Z,” are not as hard to reach as some retailers think.
 
July 11, 2016

A lot of attention has been paid to the impact of mobile wallets in the payment technology arena. 

July 8, 2016
Customers at all of Walmart’s 4,600-plus U.S. stores can now use the Walmart Pay digital payment service.
 
July 6, 2016
Sephora is adding a new false lash virtual try-on to its Virtual Artist app, as well as a new way to teach beauty with step-by-step virtual tutorials using augmented reality technology.
July 6, 2016
As consumers continue shifting to mobile-only shopping experiences this summer, retailers have a greater need than ever for an e-commerce platform that delivers responsive, consistent experiences across any given device or channel.
 
July 6, 2016
The Walmart Pay mobile digital payment service only began formal rollout in May 2016, but has already reached an impressive goal.
 
July 5, 2016
Smart mirrors are a ‘cool’ in-store technology, but facial recognition software is another story entirely. 
 
July 5, 2016
Walgreens recently made it easier for customers to clip coupons. 
 
July 1, 2016
Walmart did not reach its stated goal of rolling out the Walmart Pay digital payment service to every store by the end of June, but it certainly made a lot of headway.
 
June 24, 2016

Many kids are just starting their summer vacations, but back-to-school shopping is well underway.

June 22, 2016

Boots, the U.K.-based pharmacy and beauty retailer, and IBM announced that Boots has launched Sales Assist, an IBM MobileFirst for iOS app, across its U.K. stores to make it easier for customers to find the products they need.

June 21, 2016
In this election year, eBay is turning over mobile discounting to the popular vote.
 
June 17, 2016

The idea of Starbucks serving as a “third place” outside of home and work has been reinforced with a new add-in to Microsoft Outlook.

June 15, 2016
Today’s consumers are more hurried than ever, and even traditional e-commerce apps may not move quickly enough to satisfy them.
 
June 14, 2016
Consumers will have a new, convenient way of making online purchases this fall.