12/05/2011 - 5:15pm

New shopping apps, mobile technologies and social media rewards are moving buying decisions back into the stores, according to WSL/Strategic Retail.

12/05/2011 - 5:06pm

More than 40% of online conversations about mobile shopping with the top 35 mobile retailers reflected customer frustration during the Thanksgiving weekend, revealing missed opportunities for leading brands, according to a report from Tealeaf.

12/05/2011 - 4:53pm

Rue21 has begun to implement assortment planning software from Maple Lake Ltd.

12/05/2011 - 11:53am

Mobile retail navigation service aisle411 announced that Hy-Vee Food Stores has deployed the aisle411 platform.

12/01/2011 - 6:23pm

A new survey by website technology company Modapt and communications firm Morrissey & Co., evaluating mobile phone users’ holiday shopping habits and plans, found that more than half of respondents are making purchases using their mobile devices.

12/01/2011 - 6:19pm

A report released by email and cross-channel marketing solution provider Responsys found that promotional email marketing volume during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend hit an all-time high, helping to drive significant increases in online sales.

12/01/2011 - 6:18pm

Cross-channel merchandise planning and assortment solution provider 7thonline said that sports brand Oakley has selected 7thonline Merchandise and Assortment Management to increase the productivity of its inventory and merchandising process.

12/01/2011 - 12:59pm

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. said Wednesday it has debuted a social networking application, calling it Shopycat.

11/29/2011 - 6:20pm

Walgreens said it has introduced online ordering and in-store pickup at 70+ stores in the Indianapolis market, with some stores offering curbside delivery.