01/28/2016 - 4:52pm

Regional footwear retailer Schuler Shoes does not have immediate access to the same type of e-commerce functionality as its larger competitors.

01/28/2016 - 2:03pm

While Kroger has been offering a click and collect service at certain stores for about two years, outside of the Denver market home delivery has not been available. A new service aims to change that for some Kroger shoppers in its hometown of Cincinnati. [Cincinnati Business Courier]

01/28/2016 - 11:10am

 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.

01/27/2016 - 3:49pm

Google is being secretive about its “Project Wing” delivery drone program, but a patent filing gives some additional information about the effort. According to Fast Company, Google hopes to use remote wheeled delivery receptacles that will automatically guide drones to drop their packages. The receptacles will then complete the delivery on the ground. [Fast Company]

01/27/2016 - 3:47pm

The intense focus directed on EMV compliance in fall 2015 has faded, but it is still a critical issue for the retail industry.

01/27/2016 - 1:00pm

Walmart is launching a new open source cloud platform that seems aimed at hurting Amazon Web Services (AWS) as much as helping retailers.

01/27/2016 - 12:02pm

Slowly but surely, consumers are becoming open to the idea of switching from leather wallets to an electronic version.

01/27/2016 - 11:04am

The branded payment world has become crowded with the likes of Apple, Android, Samsung, Walmart and Chase now vying for a share of the mobile payments market. With others likely to enter the fray, retailers need to understand this rapidly evolving space.

01/27/2016 - 11:01am

Retailers are continually on a quest to find innovative technologies to help deepen customer engagement with their brand.