April 16, 2015

Smart & Final’s largest shareholder has further reduced its ownership stake in the profitable and growing company by 10 million shares, but still maintains majority control as the retailer pursues ambitious plans in 2015.

March 19, 2015

Value-oriented food retailer Smart & Final Stores Inc. plans to accelerate its expansion plans after posting double-digit sales growth in the fourth quarter.

January 6, 2015

While retailers are sorting how to capitalize on wearable technology, Intel is betting that that smart glass manufacturer Vuzix will play a role. 

June 23, 2014

West coast retailer Smart & Final could be heading East soon thanks to big plans for a warehouse club-like concept called Extra it believes has nationwide potential for more than 1,250 stores.

May 27, 2014

The smart shopping brand and magazine All You from Time Inc., doubled its Facebook community during the past year and recently surpassed one million fans.

December 26, 2013

Streamz, a Mozaex spin-off company, has released what it’s calling the “world’s first smart streaming headphones.”

January 14, 2011

At this year’s NRF show, Peter LaFond, Walmart’s marketing director for online media and smart network, showcased how his company utilizes its in-store video network to deliver targeted, relevant messages to its customers.

At a session titled “In-store digital marketing at Walmart: Case studies from 2010,” LaFond introduced the smart network with a promotional video that explained the marketing strategy behind the network – namely, to focus on “Walmart moms,” which it claimed make the majority of purchasing decisions for their households.