April 19, 2016

CVS Health is teaming up with Curbside to offer consumers in-store pick up at their neighboorhood CVS for digital purchases.

April 19, 2016

Visa is rolling out a technology enhancement — Quick Chip for EMV— designed to optimize EMV chip card processing and speed up checkout times.

April 18, 2016

Retailers will have a new friction-free way to convert shoppers into buyers this holiday season as Google expects buy button functionality piloted last year to be broadly available by the fourth quarter.

April 4, 2016

Lowe’s Companies Inc. is expanding its use of augmented and virtual reality to help customers truly “visualize” home improvement projects.

March 29, 2016

Apple has take the wraps off its hotly anticipted next-generation store, which is located at the Shops of Saddle Creek South in Germantown, Tennessee, a suburb of Memphis.

March 28, 2016

A major experiment is set to begin soon on the campus of the University of Arkansas that could determine how retailers use robots, also known as autonomous terrestrial drones, to make deliveries.

March 23, 2016

Target Corp. has reached an important milestone in its journey to launching a new retail accelerator in partnership with Boulder, Colorado-based start-up accelerator Techstars.

March 17, 2016

Best Buy Co. Inc. is expanding a series of programs and partnerships designed to ensure the availability of a crucial IT component – human talent.

March 9, 2016

Omnichannel retailing — or as it is increasingly known, “retailing” — is complex and can increase costs for retailers.

March 8, 2016

Neiman Marcus has a lot invested in its brand, and is trying to ensure criminals don’t reap the profits.

March 7, 2016

Specialty outdoor retailer The North Face is reportedly taking a desktop-based interactive online shopping experience it launched in December to a new platform.

March 3, 2016

Target Corp. is beefing up its tech spending.

February 26, 2016

This year's Sweets & Snacks Expo attendees will be treated to panel discussions by experts from the Consumer Electronics Show, Canadean, and the Center for Advancing Retail & Technology.

February 25, 2016

They are not mythological monsters, but a real phenomenon retailers say is limiting their ability to take advantage of emerging technologies.

February 25, 2016

Join presenter Mark Ryski, founder and CEO of HeadCount Corp., on Tuesday, March 1 at 2 p.m. EST for an informative Webinar to learn how to maximize the potential of your traffic and conversion efforts.

February 17, 2016

A drugstore chain leads the annual ranking of the top 10 most innovative companies in retail by consumer publication Fast Company.

February 9, 2016

Retailing Today sister publication Chain Store age announced the winners of its first annual Breakout Retailer Awards, which honors emerging retail/restaurant concepts that are innovative in their segment and show strong potential for growth.
 

February 1, 2016

Lucky Brand may be 25 years old, but with two new prototypes performing well and a series of omnichannel investments yielding results, the private equity-backed company’s most significant growth could be just beginning.

January 28, 2016

When one looks at the hot topics in retail today, no shortage of economists, journalists, industry thought-leaders and technology pundits are talking about the future of payments. One topic that many aren’t really discussing is managing large volumes of cash receivables.

January 27, 2016

Google is being secretive about its “Project Wing” delivery drone program, but a patent filing gives some additional information about the effort.

January 27, 2016

After two years of development, Walmart’s OneOps cloud management and application lifecycle platform is being made available to the open source community in a move that highlights a sharp distinction with Amazon Web Services.

January 25, 2016

Consumer interest in wearables is booming for reasons that retailers should find encouraging.

January 19, 2016

Wal-Mart Stores’ online push continues.

January 15, 2016

Move over, Amazon, Target and Google – the fresh delivery space is getting a little more crowded.