04/19/2012 - 11:36am

The Coca-Cola Retailing Research Council has published the final installment of its five-part report on social media, which suggested that grocery marketers significantly can leverage any social media participation by simply responding to tweets on Twitter and exploring the potential of professional networking site LinkedIn.

04/18/2012 - 5:01pm

Aberdeen Group’s 3rd annual Retail and Consumer Markets Summit, Retail on Broadway: Game-Changing Technologies -- Creating a Winning Game Plan, will be held May 1-2, at the Millennium Broadway Hotel, New York City.

04/17/2012 - 5:09pm

Airport retailers around the globe are missing out on valuable opportunities to generate more revenue from time-starved and mobile-enabled travelers, according to a recent survey by NCR Corp., a leading provider of airline and airport self-service, retail, wayfinding and mobile solutions.

04/17/2012 - 5:06pm

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. said it will hire 100 additional developers in India as part of its @WalmartLabs unit, which is focused on growing the retailer’s social media and mobile presence globally.

04/17/2012 - 4:57pm

A study released by commerce provider Innotrac Corp. provided insights into how today’s e-tailers are faring in terms of online progression.

04/17/2012 - 10:34am

Toshiba Tec Corp., an arm of Toshiba Corp., announced plans to acquire IBM Corp.’s point-of-sale terminal business for $850 million.

04/16/2012 - 4:43pm

Neiman Marcus announced that Michael R. Kingston would be joining the company, April 23, as senior VP, CIO of The Neiman Marcus Group.

04/16/2012 - 4:37pm

Envysion, a leading managed video as a service (MVaaS) provider, announced that Big Lots has selected Envysion as a video service provider and has completed deployment of the Envysion Insight solution to approximately 1,200 of its retail stores.

04/13/2012 - 10:15am

IBM announced a definitive agreement to acquire Varicent Software Inc., Toronto, a leading provider of analytics software for compensation and sales performance management.