September 22, 2015

Kohl’s has been busy on the omnichannel front during 2015, and the retailer is now taking its efforts into high gear.

September 21, 2015

Redesigned Hhgregg stores in Orlando and Tampa, Florida, offer new growth possibilities for the 226 store appliance, electronics and furniture retailer.

September 17, 2015

All the new Amazon Fire devices will provide access to Amazon Underground, which delivers $10,000 worth of previously paid apps, games and in-app purchases, as well as videos, free. 

September 16, 2015

As statistical revelations go, the fact most Americans use the Internet and mobile phones is not especially surprising, but still significant for omnichannel retailers.

September 14, 2015

More and more consumers are browsing, creating baskets and making purchases from their smartphones, according to the latest Demandware Shopping Index.

September 9, 2015

Come October, consumers will be able to buy clothing and other goods on their Apple TV.

September 4, 2015

Consumers are mobilizing for back-to-school shopping in a very literal way.

September 3, 2015

Apple is getting ready to unveil its next generation of store design — and the industry is already buzzing over the details.

September 3, 2015

Lowe’s Companies Inc. is strengthening its support of the ZWave wireless Internet of Things (IoT) standard.

September 2, 2015

As the initial results came in for this year’s back-to-school retail spending forecasts, the numbers were about where I thought they might be: down a couple of percentage points.

August 25, 2015

For the second quarter in a row, Best Buy Co. Inc. beat Wall Street expectations for profit and revenue with large-screen TVs and mobile phones providing a major boost to its results.

August 24, 2015

Retailers must be extremely accurate in their advance planning, since there is so little opportunity to make adjustments once the holiday rush begins.

August 24, 2015

Comcast has unveiled a futuristic-looking, tech-savvy store prototype aimed at enhancing the cable giant’s brand reputation and service experience.

August 20, 2015
On the basis of revenue, the global POS terminal market stood at $36.86 billion in 2013, and it is expected to demonstrate an impressive 11.6% compound annual growth rate during the period of 2014-2020, according to a new report. 
August 13, 2015

Move over Apple and Google — and make way for Samsung.

August 12, 2015

Smartphones are quickly becoming the first screen for consumers — even in retail stores.

August 11, 2015

Jamba Juice is making it more convenient for customers to get their smoothies.

July 28, 2015

While the buzzing sounds and dings of dial-up Internet access may seem like quaint relics of the turn of the century, the fact remains that millions of Americans lack even that level of Web connectivity.

July 27, 2015

Dell has released the Dell SonicWall TZ Wireless Firewall Series.

July 27, 2015

Consumers who want to purchase an Apple Watch will have a new option as of Friday, Aug. 7.

July 24, 2015

The increasingly crowded digital payment field will soon have a new player.

July 21, 2015

Simon Venture Group, the corporate investment arm of Simon Property Group, is among the companies saying yes to light-based data collection.

July 15, 2015

Parents this year will be a little more cautious about their back-to-school spending.

July 13, 2015

Customers on the run have a new option for purchasing shoes.