11/09/2015 - 12:36pm

Everyone knows shrink is a major issue, and retailers are continually rolling out more sophisticated means of preventing shrink. However, according to Fortune, Walmart’s shrink prevention efforts have included the use of “sci-fi” facial recognition technology to identify suspected shoplifters, and there may be privacy concerns. [Fortune]

11/09/2015 - 10:02am

A new reported about the growth in Internet-connected devices has important implications for retailers.

11/09/2015 - 9:56am

Think quick – who are your top competitors? No matter what product category or channels you operate in, if your list of top two or three rivals doesn’t include Amazon.com, it probably needs updating.

11/06/2015 - 4:52pm

Join presenter Greg Kahn, CEO of GK Digital Media and Head of Partnerships for the Internet of Things Consortium, on Nov. 10, and become a leader in the rapidly growing IoT space.

11/06/2015 - 11:10am

Gap Inc. is reportedly steering its store networking strategy away from hardware such as switches and routers.

11/06/2015 - 11:02am

The changes that will come to the retail supply chain are just as profound as the changes that are happening now in the selling environment.

11/06/2015 - 9:57am

Now that its service has gained traction with retailers, on-demand delivery provider Instacart has created a new promotional platform for brands to connect with shoppers.

11/05/2015 - 4:53pm

Amazon.com just picked up an improved rival in the burgeoning home shopping button market, which it provided mainstream attention with the launch of its Dash remote ordering device earlier this year.

11/05/2015 - 3:17pm

In what could be an important step for mobile payment, Walgreens is expanding the Apple Pay functionality it provides customers.