06/15/2012 - 10:39am

Burger King Corp. has launched a mobile payments pilot program in partnership with Firethorn Mobile, a subsidiary of Qualcomm Inc.

06/13/2012 - 5:11pm

IBM announced it has completed its acquisition of Tealeaf Technology, a provider of digital customer experience management and customer behavior analysis solutions.

06/12/2012 - 5:13pm

Revionics, a provider of price optimization systems, announced it has acquired the business and related assets of Retail Optimization, New Haven, Conn., a provider of cloud-based assortment and space optimization systems.

06/06/2012 - 4:14pm

By the summer 2012, Best Buy Canada will start rolling out mobile point-of-sale in select Future Shop and Best Buy pilot store locations.

06/06/2012 - 10:31am

American Eagle Outfitters and Shopkick, the largest location-based shopping app that rewards shoppers simply for walking into stores, announced the national rollout of Shopkick to all American Eagle Outfitters and Aerie stores across the country.

06/05/2012 - 10:32am

Charming Charlie said it has selected ShopperTrak to measure, analyze and deliver store-performance data for its nearly 200 locations.

06/04/2012 - 5:25pm

Retail executives have more cash, are adding employees and enjoying stronger revenue, but they remain quite guarded longer term, not seeing a complete economic recovery until 2014 or later, according to the 2012 Retail Outlook Survey by audit, tax, and advisory firm KPMG LLP.

06/04/2012 - 11:10am

A significant 63% of online shoppers look at a retailer's return policy before making a purchase, and nearly half said that they would shop more often and recommend a retailer with a lenient returns policy, according to a new study by comScore.

06/01/2012 - 4:35pm

An IBM "Institute of Business Value" study revealed that self checkout is the preferred way to shop for most consumers today, and more than half said they want to use a mobile device to scan while shopping, and to do final checkout at a self-checkout station.