06/25/2015 - 10:32am

IBM is launching a new event readiness services offering that will enable businesses in industries including retail to prepare for unexpected surges in online traffic and sales.

06/24/2015 - 4:41pm

Digital technology stands ready to significantly disrupt retail and many other industries, yet many companies are not showing concern. 

06/24/2015 - 4:14pm

IBM and Box are launching a global, cloud-based partnership that will integrate their existing products and services and develop new solutions targeted across industries including retail. The strategic alliance brings together Box’s cloud content collaboration platform with IBM Analytics and social solutions, IBM security technologies and the global IBM cloud.

06/24/2015 - 4:10pm

At the recent MIT CIO Symposium, Bryan Kirschner, director of the research/strategy organization Apigee Institute, and Jerry Wolfe, CEO and founder of food industry platform services provider Vivanda, participated in a panel discussion on consumer connectivity and engagement. Chain Store Age followed up with the two experts to ask a few more questions about engaging today’s connected customer.

06/24/2015 - 10:39am

Oracle is going head-to-head with Amazon with a slew of more than 24 new additions to the Oracle Cloud Platform.

06/24/2015 - 10:16am

Leon’s Furniture has launched a newly upgraded e-commerce site featuring a fully responsive design, using technology and development services from Blueport Commerce.

06/23/2015 - 4:46pm

Amazon.com is releasing its Echo voice-activated artificial intelligence device for general availability in July, and taking consumer orders now.

06/23/2015 - 3:49pm

The in-store experience is getting a lot more high tech for customers at select Price Chopper, Kmart and Food Lion stores.

06/23/2015 - 3:42pm

Consumers are turning to user-generated social media images and videos to help them make purchasing decisions.