Retailers Become Major Player in Tech-Based, Team-Oriented Approach to 'Whole Health'
June 2, 2020 at 3:16 pm

There’s a major shift happening in the healthcare industry to make itself more a part of consumers’ everyday environment, and it’s happening outside of the doctor’s office. Retailers are pushing to use technology to hype up the health management experience and bring consumers into stores for services that typically take place at a medical office.…

Customer Data is Transforming Retail Operations
June 2, 2020 at 11:25 am

The focus for many retailers in 2020 is delivering differentiated customer experiences (CX) that are highly personalized to each individual. This is evident by a recent report we commissioned with eTail and WBR Insights, Retail CX and Data Management Strategies in 2020, which revealed an industry that’s investing heavily in new technologies to improve their businesses,…

COVID-19: Why Long-Term Tech Investment Pays Off
June 2, 2020 at 10:47 am

In the face of rapidly changing consumer lifestyles and shopping habits, businesses are finding the need to pivot quickly to stay competitive in today’s landscape. Digital transformation is something we’ve been talking about for a long time in retail, but many brands swifty moved online, seemingly overnight, once they realized this is how they would…

What Will Shopping Look Like in a Post-Pandemic World?
June 1, 2020 at 4:31 pm

In a typical year, this would be roughly the time we start preparing our annual analysis of what e-commerce retailers can expect in the upcoming Black Friday season. This isn't a typical year. The pandemic has upended whatever plans businesses might have been thinking about a few months ago. Perhaps more than any other part…

Consider the Details When Implementing a Curbside POS System
June 1, 2020 at 12:57 pm

Until a few months ago, there were relatively few restaurants offering curbside pickup options. In fact, the whole concept had only caught on with the nation’s large grocery chains and big-box stores over the last year or two. However, once the COVID-19 pandemic took hold across the country — and 97 percent of U.S. restaurants…

Getting Ready for the E-Commerce Market Expansion Due to COVID-19
May 29, 2020 at 4:11 pm

The coronavirus crisis has changed all aspects of shopping and e-commerce. In a short time, we've experienced the early rush on hand sanitizer to Amazon.com packages being a lifeline during quarantine. In an exclusive look at Yotpo’s aggregated e-commerce order trends, indexed to the week of Jan. 27, 2020, the signals are there of a…

AI to Track Customer Behavior and Predict Purchase Probability
May 29, 2020 at 1:39 pm

Competition in retail is higher than ever. Businesses have to find new strategic ways to stay ahead of their peers. If only brands could predict their customers’ expectations! Well, they actually can, with the help of artificial intelligence (AI) tools that convert data into valuable insights. How do predictive analytics tools actually create value for…

Why Artificial Intelligence is Essential in Today's Retail Landscape
May 28, 2020 at 5:59 pm

In this episode of Retail Right Now, Total Retail's Ashley Chiaradio and Kristina Stidham discuss an article recently published on Total Retail titled “The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Retail,” authored by Rob Saker, global industry leader of retail and CPG at Databricks. Artificial intelligence (AI) is no longer just a way to get ahead…

An EDI Solution Spurs Growth for Cavender’s
May 28, 2020 at 4:32 pm

Cavender's is a legendary western and workwear retail chain based in Tyler, Texas. Founded in 1965, the family-owned brand currently has 84 stores in 14 states, as well as a strong online presence. Cavender’s is also famous for its rodeo booths. Challenge According to Larry Waterman, executive vice president and chief operating officer, relationships have always been the foundation…

Retailers Become Major Player in Tech-Based, Team-Oriented Approach to 'Whole Health'
June 2, 2020 at 3:16 pm

There’s a major shift happening in the healthcare industry to make itself more a part of consumers’ everyday environment, and it’s happening outside of the doctor’s office. Retailers are pushing to use technology to hype up the health management experience and bring consumers into stores for services that typically take place at a medical office.…

Customer Data is Transforming Retail Operations
June 2, 2020 at 11:25 am

The focus for many retailers in 2020 is delivering differentiated customer experiences (CX) that are highly personalized to each individual. This is evident by a recent report we commissioned with eTail and WBR Insights, Retail CX and Data Management Strategies in 2020, which revealed an industry that’s investing heavily in new technologies to improve their businesses,…

COVID-19: Why Long-Term Tech Investment Pays Off
June 2, 2020 at 10:47 am

In the face of rapidly changing consumer lifestyles and shopping habits, businesses are finding the need to pivot quickly to stay competitive in today’s landscape. Digital transformation is something we’ve been talking about for a long time in retail, but many brands swifty moved online, seemingly overnight, once they realized this is how they would…

What Will Shopping Look Like in a Post-Pandemic World?
June 1, 2020 at 4:31 pm

In a typical year, this would be roughly the time we start preparing our annual analysis of what e-commerce retailers can expect in the upcoming Black Friday season. This isn't a typical year. The pandemic has upended whatever plans businesses might have been thinking about a few months ago. Perhaps more than any other part…

Consider the Details When Implementing a Curbside POS System
June 1, 2020 at 12:57 pm

Until a few months ago, there were relatively few restaurants offering curbside pickup options. In fact, the whole concept had only caught on with the nation’s large grocery chains and big-box stores over the last year or two. However, once the COVID-19 pandemic took hold across the country — and 97 percent of U.S. restaurants…

Getting Ready for the E-Commerce Market Expansion Due to COVID-19
May 29, 2020 at 4:11 pm

The coronavirus crisis has changed all aspects of shopping and e-commerce. In a short time, we've experienced the early rush on hand sanitizer to Amazon.com packages being a lifeline during quarantine. In an exclusive look at Yotpo’s aggregated e-commerce order trends, indexed to the week of Jan. 27, 2020, the signals are there of a…

AI to Track Customer Behavior and Predict Purchase Probability
May 29, 2020 at 1:39 pm

Competition in retail is higher than ever. Businesses have to find new strategic ways to stay ahead of their peers. If only brands could predict their customers’ expectations! Well, they actually can, with the help of artificial intelligence (AI) tools that convert data into valuable insights. How do predictive analytics tools actually create value for…

Why Artificial Intelligence is Essential in Today's Retail Landscape
May 28, 2020 at 5:59 pm

In this episode of Retail Right Now, Total Retail's Ashley Chiaradio and Kristina Stidham discuss an article recently published on Total Retail titled “The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Retail,” authored by Rob Saker, global industry leader of retail and CPG at Databricks. Artificial intelligence (AI) is no longer just a way to get ahead…

An EDI Solution Spurs Growth for Cavender’s
May 28, 2020 at 4:32 pm

Cavender's is a legendary western and workwear retail chain based in Tyler, Texas. Founded in 1965, the family-owned brand currently has 84 stores in 14 states, as well as a strong online presence. Cavender’s is also famous for its rodeo booths. Challenge According to Larry Waterman, executive vice president and chief operating officer, relationships have always been the foundation…

Retailers Become Major Player in Tech-Based, Team-Oriented Approach to 'Whole Health'
June 2, 2020 at 3:16 pm

There’s a major shift happening in the healthcare industry to make itself more a part of consumers’ everyday environment, and it’s happening outside of the doctor’s office. Retailers are pushing to use technology to hype up the health management experience and bring consumers into stores for services that typically take place at a medical office.…

Customer Data is Transforming Retail Operations
June 2, 2020 at 11:25 am

The focus for many retailers in 2020 is delivering differentiated customer experiences (CX) that are highly personalized to each individual. This is evident by a recent report we commissioned with eTail and WBR Insights, Retail CX and Data Management Strategies in 2020, which revealed an industry that’s investing heavily in new technologies to improve their businesses,…

COVID-19: Why Long-Term Tech Investment Pays Off
June 2, 2020 at 10:47 am

In the face of rapidly changing consumer lifestyles and shopping habits, businesses are finding the need to pivot quickly to stay competitive in today’s landscape. Digital transformation is something we’ve been talking about for a long time in retail, but many brands swifty moved online, seemingly overnight, once they realized this is how they would…

What Will Shopping Look Like in a Post-Pandemic World?
June 1, 2020 at 4:31 pm

In a typical year, this would be roughly the time we start preparing our annual analysis of what e-commerce retailers can expect in the upcoming Black Friday season. This isn't a typical year. The pandemic has upended whatever plans businesses might have been thinking about a few months ago. Perhaps more than any other part…

Consider the Details When Implementing a Curbside POS System
June 1, 2020 at 12:57 pm

Until a few months ago, there were relatively few restaurants offering curbside pickup options. In fact, the whole concept had only caught on with the nation’s large grocery chains and big-box stores over the last year or two. However, once the COVID-19 pandemic took hold across the country — and 97 percent of U.S. restaurants…

Getting Ready for the E-Commerce Market Expansion Due to COVID-19
May 29, 2020 at 4:11 pm

The coronavirus crisis has changed all aspects of shopping and e-commerce. In a short time, we've experienced the early rush on hand sanitizer to Amazon.com packages being a lifeline during quarantine. In an exclusive look at Yotpo’s aggregated e-commerce order trends, indexed to the week of Jan. 27, 2020, the signals are there of a…

AI to Track Customer Behavior and Predict Purchase Probability
May 29, 2020 at 1:39 pm

Competition in retail is higher than ever. Businesses have to find new strategic ways to stay ahead of their peers. If only brands could predict their customers’ expectations! Well, they actually can, with the help of artificial intelligence (AI) tools that convert data into valuable insights. How do predictive analytics tools actually create value for…

Why Artificial Intelligence is Essential in Today's Retail Landscape
May 28, 2020 at 5:59 pm

In this episode of Retail Right Now, Total Retail's Ashley Chiaradio and Kristina Stidham discuss an article recently published on Total Retail titled “The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Retail,” authored by Rob Saker, global industry leader of retail and CPG at Databricks. Artificial intelligence (AI) is no longer just a way to get ahead…

An EDI Solution Spurs Growth for Cavender’s
May 28, 2020 at 4:32 pm

Cavender's is a legendary western and workwear retail chain based in Tyler, Texas. Founded in 1965, the family-owned brand currently has 84 stores in 14 states, as well as a strong online presence. Cavender’s is also famous for its rodeo booths. Challenge According to Larry Waterman, executive vice president and chief operating officer, relationships have always been the foundation…

Retailers Become Major Player in Tech-Based, Team-Oriented Approach to 'Whole Health'
June 2, 2020 at 3:16 pm

There’s a major shift happening in the healthcare industry to make itself more a part of consumers’ everyday environment, and it’s happening outside of the doctor’s office. Retailers are pushing to use technology to hype up the health management experience and bring consumers into stores for services that typically take place at a medical office.…

Customer Data is Transforming Retail Operations
June 2, 2020 at 11:25 am

The focus for many retailers in 2020 is delivering differentiated customer experiences (CX) that are highly personalized to each individual. This is evident by a recent report we commissioned with eTail and WBR Insights, Retail CX and Data Management Strategies in 2020, which revealed an industry that’s investing heavily in new technologies to improve their businesses,…

COVID-19: Why Long-Term Tech Investment Pays Off
June 2, 2020 at 10:47 am

In the face of rapidly changing consumer lifestyles and shopping habits, businesses are finding the need to pivot quickly to stay competitive in today’s landscape. Digital transformation is something we’ve been talking about for a long time in retail, but many brands swifty moved online, seemingly overnight, once they realized this is how they would…

What Will Shopping Look Like in a Post-Pandemic World?
June 1, 2020 at 4:31 pm

In a typical year, this would be roughly the time we start preparing our annual analysis of what e-commerce retailers can expect in the upcoming Black Friday season. This isn't a typical year. The pandemic has upended whatever plans businesses might have been thinking about a few months ago. Perhaps more than any other part…

Consider the Details When Implementing a Curbside POS System
June 1, 2020 at 12:57 pm

Until a few months ago, there were relatively few restaurants offering curbside pickup options. In fact, the whole concept had only caught on with the nation’s large grocery chains and big-box stores over the last year or two. However, once the COVID-19 pandemic took hold across the country — and 97 percent of U.S. restaurants…

Getting Ready for the E-Commerce Market Expansion Due to COVID-19
May 29, 2020 at 4:11 pm

The coronavirus crisis has changed all aspects of shopping and e-commerce. In a short time, we've experienced the early rush on hand sanitizer to Amazon.com packages being a lifeline during quarantine. In an exclusive look at Yotpo’s aggregated e-commerce order trends, indexed to the week of Jan. 27, 2020, the signals are there of a…

AI to Track Customer Behavior and Predict Purchase Probability
May 29, 2020 at 1:39 pm

Competition in retail is higher than ever. Businesses have to find new strategic ways to stay ahead of their peers. If only brands could predict their customers’ expectations! Well, they actually can, with the help of artificial intelligence (AI) tools that convert data into valuable insights. How do predictive analytics tools actually create value for…

Why Artificial Intelligence is Essential in Today's Retail Landscape
May 28, 2020 at 5:59 pm

In this episode of Retail Right Now, Total Retail's Ashley Chiaradio and Kristina Stidham discuss an article recently published on Total Retail titled “The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Retail,” authored by Rob Saker, global industry leader of retail and CPG at Databricks. Artificial intelligence (AI) is no longer just a way to get ahead…

An EDI Solution Spurs Growth for Cavender’s
May 28, 2020 at 4:32 pm

Cavender's is a legendary western and workwear retail chain based in Tyler, Texas. Founded in 1965, the family-owned brand currently has 84 stores in 14 states, as well as a strong online presence. Cavender’s is also famous for its rodeo booths. Challenge According to Larry Waterman, executive vice president and chief operating officer, relationships have always been the foundation…

Retailers Become Major Player in Tech-Based, Team-Oriented Approach to 'Whole Health'
June 2, 2020 at 3:16 pm

There’s a major shift happening in the healthcare industry to make itself more a part of consumers’ everyday environment, and it’s happening outside of the doctor’s office. Retailers are pushing to use technology to hype up the health management experience and bring consumers into stores for services that typically take place at a medical office.…

Customer Data is Transforming Retail Operations
June 2, 2020 at 11:25 am

The focus for many retailers in 2020 is delivering differentiated customer experiences (CX) that are highly personalized to each individual. This is evident by a recent report we commissioned with eTail and WBR Insights, Retail CX and Data Management Strategies in 2020, which revealed an industry that’s investing heavily in new technologies to improve their businesses,…

COVID-19: Why Long-Term Tech Investment Pays Off
June 2, 2020 at 10:47 am

In the face of rapidly changing consumer lifestyles and shopping habits, businesses are finding the need to pivot quickly to stay competitive in today’s landscape. Digital transformation is something we’ve been talking about for a long time in retail, but many brands swifty moved online, seemingly overnight, once they realized this is how they would…

What Will Shopping Look Like in a Post-Pandemic World?
June 1, 2020 at 4:31 pm

In a typical year, this would be roughly the time we start preparing our annual analysis of what e-commerce retailers can expect in the upcoming Black Friday season. This isn't a typical year. The pandemic has upended whatever plans businesses might have been thinking about a few months ago. Perhaps more than any other part…

Consider the Details When Implementing a Curbside POS System
June 1, 2020 at 12:57 pm

Until a few months ago, there were relatively few restaurants offering curbside pickup options. In fact, the whole concept had only caught on with the nation’s large grocery chains and big-box stores over the last year or two. However, once the COVID-19 pandemic took hold across the country — and 97 percent of U.S. restaurants…

Getting Ready for the E-Commerce Market Expansion Due to COVID-19
May 29, 2020 at 4:11 pm

The coronavirus crisis has changed all aspects of shopping and e-commerce. In a short time, we've experienced the early rush on hand sanitizer to Amazon.com packages being a lifeline during quarantine. In an exclusive look at Yotpo’s aggregated e-commerce order trends, indexed to the week of Jan. 27, 2020, the signals are there of a…

AI to Track Customer Behavior and Predict Purchase Probability
May 29, 2020 at 1:39 pm

Competition in retail is higher than ever. Businesses have to find new strategic ways to stay ahead of their peers. If only brands could predict their customers’ expectations! Well, they actually can, with the help of artificial intelligence (AI) tools that convert data into valuable insights. How do predictive analytics tools actually create value for…

Why Artificial Intelligence is Essential in Today's Retail Landscape
May 28, 2020 at 5:59 pm

In this episode of Retail Right Now, Total Retail's Ashley Chiaradio and Kristina Stidham discuss an article recently published on Total Retail titled “The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Retail,” authored by Rob Saker, global industry leader of retail and CPG at Databricks. Artificial intelligence (AI) is no longer just a way to get ahead…

An EDI Solution Spurs Growth for Cavender’s
May 28, 2020 at 4:32 pm

Cavender's is a legendary western and workwear retail chain based in Tyler, Texas. Founded in 1965, the family-owned brand currently has 84 stores in 14 states, as well as a strong online presence. Cavender’s is also famous for its rodeo booths. Challenge According to Larry Waterman, executive vice president and chief operating officer, relationships have always been the foundation…

Retailers Become Major Player in Tech-Based, Team-Oriented Approach to 'Whole Health'
June 2, 2020 at 3:16 pm

There’s a major shift happening in the healthcare industry to make itself more a part of consumers’ everyday environment, and it’s happening outside of the doctor’s office. Retailers are pushing to use technology to hype up the health management experience and bring consumers into stores for services that typically take place at a medical office.…

Customer Data is Transforming Retail Operations
June 2, 2020 at 11:25 am

The focus for many retailers in 2020 is delivering differentiated customer experiences (CX) that are highly personalized to each individual. This is evident by a recent report we commissioned with eTail and WBR Insights, Retail CX and Data Management Strategies in 2020, which revealed an industry that’s investing heavily in new technologies to improve their businesses,…

COVID-19: Why Long-Term Tech Investment Pays Off
June 2, 2020 at 10:47 am

In the face of rapidly changing consumer lifestyles and shopping habits, businesses are finding the need to pivot quickly to stay competitive in today’s landscape. Digital transformation is something we’ve been talking about for a long time in retail, but many brands swifty moved online, seemingly overnight, once they realized this is how they would…

What Will Shopping Look Like in a Post-Pandemic World?
June 1, 2020 at 4:31 pm

In a typical year, this would be roughly the time we start preparing our annual analysis of what e-commerce retailers can expect in the upcoming Black Friday season. This isn't a typical year. The pandemic has upended whatever plans businesses might have been thinking about a few months ago. Perhaps more than any other part…

Consider the Details When Implementing a Curbside POS System
June 1, 2020 at 12:57 pm

Until a few months ago, there were relatively few restaurants offering curbside pickup options. In fact, the whole concept had only caught on with the nation’s large grocery chains and big-box stores over the last year or two. However, once the COVID-19 pandemic took hold across the country — and 97 percent of U.S. restaurants…

Getting Ready for the E-Commerce Market Expansion Due to COVID-19
May 29, 2020 at 4:11 pm

The coronavirus crisis has changed all aspects of shopping and e-commerce. In a short time, we've experienced the early rush on hand sanitizer to Amazon.com packages being a lifeline during quarantine. In an exclusive look at Yotpo’s aggregated e-commerce order trends, indexed to the week of Jan. 27, 2020, the signals are there of a…

AI to Track Customer Behavior and Predict Purchase Probability
May 29, 2020 at 1:39 pm

Competition in retail is higher than ever. Businesses have to find new strategic ways to stay ahead of their peers. If only brands could predict their customers’ expectations! Well, they actually can, with the help of artificial intelligence (AI) tools that convert data into valuable insights. How do predictive analytics tools actually create value for…

Why Artificial Intelligence is Essential in Today's Retail Landscape
May 28, 2020 at 5:59 pm

In this episode of Retail Right Now, Total Retail's Ashley Chiaradio and Kristina Stidham discuss an article recently published on Total Retail titled “The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Retail,” authored by Rob Saker, global industry leader of retail and CPG at Databricks. Artificial intelligence (AI) is no longer just a way to get ahead…

An EDI Solution Spurs Growth for Cavender’s
May 28, 2020 at 4:32 pm

Cavender's is a legendary western and workwear retail chain based in Tyler, Texas. Founded in 1965, the family-owned brand currently has 84 stores in 14 states, as well as a strong online presence. Cavender’s is also famous for its rodeo booths. Challenge According to Larry Waterman, executive vice president and chief operating officer, relationships have always been the foundation…

Retailers Become Major Player in Tech-Based, Team-Oriented Approach to 'Whole Health'
June 2, 2020 at 3:16 pm

There’s a major shift happening in the healthcare industry to make itself more a part of consumers’ everyday environment, and it’s happening outside of the doctor’s office. Retailers are pushing to use technology to hype up the health management experience and bring consumers into stores for services that typically take place at a medical office.…

Customer Data is Transforming Retail Operations
June 2, 2020 at 11:25 am

The focus for many retailers in 2020 is delivering differentiated customer experiences (CX) that are highly personalized to each individual. This is evident by a recent report we commissioned with eTail and WBR Insights, Retail CX and Data Management Strategies in 2020, which revealed an industry that’s investing heavily in new technologies to improve their businesses,…

COVID-19: Why Long-Term Tech Investment Pays Off
June 2, 2020 at 10:47 am

In the face of rapidly changing consumer lifestyles and shopping habits, businesses are finding the need to pivot quickly to stay competitive in today’s landscape. Digital transformation is something we’ve been talking about for a long time in retail, but many brands swifty moved online, seemingly overnight, once they realized this is how they would…

What Will Shopping Look Like in a Post-Pandemic World?
June 1, 2020 at 4:31 pm

In a typical year, this would be roughly the time we start preparing our annual analysis of what e-commerce retailers can expect in the upcoming Black Friday season. This isn't a typical year. The pandemic has upended whatever plans businesses might have been thinking about a few months ago. Perhaps more than any other part…

Consider the Details When Implementing a Curbside POS System
June 1, 2020 at 12:57 pm

Until a few months ago, there were relatively few restaurants offering curbside pickup options. In fact, the whole concept had only caught on with the nation’s large grocery chains and big-box stores over the last year or two. However, once the COVID-19 pandemic took hold across the country — and 97 percent of U.S. restaurants…

Getting Ready for the E-Commerce Market Expansion Due to COVID-19
May 29, 2020 at 4:11 pm

The coronavirus crisis has changed all aspects of shopping and e-commerce. In a short time, we've experienced the early rush on hand sanitizer to Amazon.com packages being a lifeline during quarantine. In an exclusive look at Yotpo’s aggregated e-commerce order trends, indexed to the week of Jan. 27, 2020, the signals are there of a…

AI to Track Customer Behavior and Predict Purchase Probability
May 29, 2020 at 1:39 pm

Competition in retail is higher than ever. Businesses have to find new strategic ways to stay ahead of their peers. If only brands could predict their customers’ expectations! Well, they actually can, with the help of artificial intelligence (AI) tools that convert data into valuable insights. How do predictive analytics tools actually create value for…

Why Artificial Intelligence is Essential in Today's Retail Landscape
May 28, 2020 at 5:59 pm

In this episode of Retail Right Now, Total Retail's Ashley Chiaradio and Kristina Stidham discuss an article recently published on Total Retail titled “The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Retail,” authored by Rob Saker, global industry leader of retail and CPG at Databricks. Artificial intelligence (AI) is no longer just a way to get ahead…

An EDI Solution Spurs Growth for Cavender’s
May 28, 2020 at 4:32 pm

Cavender's is a legendary western and workwear retail chain based in Tyler, Texas. Founded in 1965, the family-owned brand currently has 84 stores in 14 states, as well as a strong online presence. Cavender’s is also famous for its rodeo booths. Challenge According to Larry Waterman, executive vice president and chief operating officer, relationships have always been the foundation…

Retailers Become Major Player in Tech-Based, Team-Oriented Approach to 'Whole Health'
June 2, 2020 at 3:16 pm

There’s a major shift happening in the healthcare industry to make itself more a part of consumers’ everyday environment, and it’s happening outside of the doctor’s office. Retailers are pushing to use technology to hype up the health management experience and bring consumers into stores for services that typically take place at a medical office.…

Customer Data is Transforming Retail Operations
June 2, 2020 at 11:25 am

The focus for many retailers in 2020 is delivering differentiated customer experiences (CX) that are highly personalized to each individual. This is evident by a recent report we commissioned with eTail and WBR Insights, Retail CX and Data Management Strategies in 2020, which revealed an industry that’s investing heavily in new technologies to improve their businesses,…

COVID-19: Why Long-Term Tech Investment Pays Off
June 2, 2020 at 10:47 am

In the face of rapidly changing consumer lifestyles and shopping habits, businesses are finding the need to pivot quickly to stay competitive in today’s landscape. Digital transformation is something we’ve been talking about for a long time in retail, but many brands swifty moved online, seemingly overnight, once they realized this is how they would…

What Will Shopping Look Like in a Post-Pandemic World?
June 1, 2020 at 4:31 pm

In a typical year, this would be roughly the time we start preparing our annual analysis of what e-commerce retailers can expect in the upcoming Black Friday season. This isn't a typical year. The pandemic has upended whatever plans businesses might have been thinking about a few months ago. Perhaps more than any other part…

Consider the Details When Implementing a Curbside POS System
June 1, 2020 at 12:57 pm

Until a few months ago, there were relatively few restaurants offering curbside pickup options. In fact, the whole concept had only caught on with the nation’s large grocery chains and big-box stores over the last year or two. However, once the COVID-19 pandemic took hold across the country — and 97 percent of U.S. restaurants…

Getting Ready for the E-Commerce Market Expansion Due to COVID-19
May 29, 2020 at 4:11 pm

The coronavirus crisis has changed all aspects of shopping and e-commerce. In a short time, we've experienced the early rush on hand sanitizer to Amazon.com packages being a lifeline during quarantine. In an exclusive look at Yotpo’s aggregated e-commerce order trends, indexed to the week of Jan. 27, 2020, the signals are there of a…

AI to Track Customer Behavior and Predict Purchase Probability
May 29, 2020 at 1:39 pm

Competition in retail is higher than ever. Businesses have to find new strategic ways to stay ahead of their peers. If only brands could predict their customers’ expectations! Well, they actually can, with the help of artificial intelligence (AI) tools that convert data into valuable insights. How do predictive analytics tools actually create value for…

Why Artificial Intelligence is Essential in Today's Retail Landscape
May 28, 2020 at 5:59 pm

In this episode of Retail Right Now, Total Retail's Ashley Chiaradio and Kristina Stidham discuss an article recently published on Total Retail titled “The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Retail,” authored by Rob Saker, global industry leader of retail and CPG at Databricks. Artificial intelligence (AI) is no longer just a way to get ahead…

An EDI Solution Spurs Growth for Cavender’s
May 28, 2020 at 4:32 pm

Cavender's is a legendary western and workwear retail chain based in Tyler, Texas. Founded in 1965, the family-owned brand currently has 84 stores in 14 states, as well as a strong online presence. Cavender’s is also famous for its rodeo booths. Challenge According to Larry Waterman, executive vice president and chief operating officer, relationships have always been the foundation…

Retailers Become Major Player in Tech-Based, Team-Oriented Approach to 'Whole Health'
June 2, 2020 at 3:16 pm

There’s a major shift happening in the healthcare industry to make itself more a part of consumers’ everyday environment, and it’s happening outside of the doctor’s office. Retailers are pushing to use technology to hype up the health management experience and bring consumers into stores for services that typically take place at a medical office.…

Customer Data is Transforming Retail Operations
June 2, 2020 at 11:25 am

The focus for many retailers in 2020 is delivering differentiated customer experiences (CX) that are highly personalized to each individual. This is evident by a recent report we commissioned with eTail and WBR Insights, Retail CX and Data Management Strategies in 2020, which revealed an industry that’s investing heavily in new technologies to improve their businesses,…

COVID-19: Why Long-Term Tech Investment Pays Off
June 2, 2020 at 10:47 am

In the face of rapidly changing consumer lifestyles and shopping habits, businesses are finding the need to pivot quickly to stay competitive in today’s landscape. Digital transformation is something we’ve been talking about for a long time in retail, but many brands swifty moved online, seemingly overnight, once they realized this is how they would…

What Will Shopping Look Like in a Post-Pandemic World?
June 1, 2020 at 4:31 pm

In a typical year, this would be roughly the time we start preparing our annual analysis of what e-commerce retailers can expect in the upcoming Black Friday season. This isn't a typical year. The pandemic has upended whatever plans businesses might have been thinking about a few months ago. Perhaps more than any other part…

Consider the Details When Implementing a Curbside POS System
June 1, 2020 at 12:57 pm

Until a few months ago, there were relatively few restaurants offering curbside pickup options. In fact, the whole concept had only caught on with the nation’s large grocery chains and big-box stores over the last year or two. However, once the COVID-19 pandemic took hold across the country — and 97 percent of U.S. restaurants…

Getting Ready for the E-Commerce Market Expansion Due to COVID-19
May 29, 2020 at 4:11 pm

The coronavirus crisis has changed all aspects of shopping and e-commerce. In a short time, we've experienced the early rush on hand sanitizer to Amazon.com packages being a lifeline during quarantine. In an exclusive look at Yotpo’s aggregated e-commerce order trends, indexed to the week of Jan. 27, 2020, the signals are there of a…

AI to Track Customer Behavior and Predict Purchase Probability
May 29, 2020 at 1:39 pm

Competition in retail is higher than ever. Businesses have to find new strategic ways to stay ahead of their peers. If only brands could predict their customers’ expectations! Well, they actually can, with the help of artificial intelligence (AI) tools that convert data into valuable insights. How do predictive analytics tools actually create value for…

Why Artificial Intelligence is Essential in Today's Retail Landscape
May 28, 2020 at 5:59 pm

In this episode of Retail Right Now, Total Retail's Ashley Chiaradio and Kristina Stidham discuss an article recently published on Total Retail titled “The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Retail,” authored by Rob Saker, global industry leader of retail and CPG at Databricks. Artificial intelligence (AI) is no longer just a way to get ahead…

An EDI Solution Spurs Growth for Cavender’s
May 28, 2020 at 4:32 pm

Cavender's is a legendary western and workwear retail chain based in Tyler, Texas. Founded in 1965, the family-owned brand currently has 84 stores in 14 states, as well as a strong online presence. Cavender’s is also famous for its rodeo booths. Challenge According to Larry Waterman, executive vice president and chief operating officer, relationships have always been the foundation…

Retailers Become Major Player in Tech-Based, Team-Oriented Approach to 'Whole Health'
June 2, 2020 at 3:16 pm

There’s a major shift happening in the healthcare industry to make itself more a part of consumers’ everyday environment, and it’s happening outside of the doctor’s office. Retailers are pushing to use technology to hype up the health management experience and bring consumers into stores for services that typically take place at a medical office.…

Customer Data is Transforming Retail Operations
June 2, 2020 at 11:25 am

The focus for many retailers in 2020 is delivering differentiated customer experiences (CX) that are highly personalized to each individual. This is evident by a recent report we commissioned with eTail and WBR Insights, Retail CX and Data Management Strategies in 2020, which revealed an industry that’s investing heavily in new technologies to improve their businesses,…

COVID-19: Why Long-Term Tech Investment Pays Off
June 2, 2020 at 10:47 am

In the face of rapidly changing consumer lifestyles and shopping habits, businesses are finding the need to pivot quickly to stay competitive in today’s landscape. Digital transformation is something we’ve been talking about for a long time in retail, but many brands swifty moved online, seemingly overnight, once they realized this is how they would…

What Will Shopping Look Like in a Post-Pandemic World?
June 1, 2020 at 4:31 pm

In a typical year, this would be roughly the time we start preparing our annual analysis of what e-commerce retailers can expect in the upcoming Black Friday season. This isn't a typical year. The pandemic has upended whatever plans businesses might have been thinking about a few months ago. Perhaps more than any other part…

Consider the Details When Implementing a Curbside POS System
June 1, 2020 at 12:57 pm

Until a few months ago, there were relatively few restaurants offering curbside pickup options. In fact, the whole concept had only caught on with the nation’s large grocery chains and big-box stores over the last year or two. However, once the COVID-19 pandemic took hold across the country — and 97 percent of U.S. restaurants…

Getting Ready for the E-Commerce Market Expansion Due to COVID-19
May 29, 2020 at 4:11 pm

The coronavirus crisis has changed all aspects of shopping and e-commerce. In a short time, we've experienced the early rush on hand sanitizer to Amazon.com packages being a lifeline during quarantine. In an exclusive look at Yotpo’s aggregated e-commerce order trends, indexed to the week of Jan. 27, 2020, the signals are there of a…

AI to Track Customer Behavior and Predict Purchase Probability
May 29, 2020 at 1:39 pm

Competition in retail is higher than ever. Businesses have to find new strategic ways to stay ahead of their peers. If only brands could predict their customers’ expectations! Well, they actually can, with the help of artificial intelligence (AI) tools that convert data into valuable insights. How do predictive analytics tools actually create value for…

Why Artificial Intelligence is Essential in Today's Retail Landscape
May 28, 2020 at 5:59 pm

In this episode of Retail Right Now, Total Retail's Ashley Chiaradio and Kristina Stidham discuss an article recently published on Total Retail titled “The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Retail,” authored by Rob Saker, global industry leader of retail and CPG at Databricks. Artificial intelligence (AI) is no longer just a way to get ahead…

An EDI Solution Spurs Growth for Cavender’s
May 28, 2020 at 4:32 pm

Cavender's is a legendary western and workwear retail chain based in Tyler, Texas. Founded in 1965, the family-owned brand currently has 84 stores in 14 states, as well as a strong online presence. Cavender’s is also famous for its rodeo booths. Challenge According to Larry Waterman, executive vice president and chief operating officer, relationships have always been the foundation…