General Retail Technology News

Retail IT and technology news articles comprising case studies, product information, opinion articles, reports, new contract wins and product launches. The site hosts information from trade associations, government departments, research analysts and the vendor community. These articles are about specific industry IT solutions and topics relating to how improvements and efficiency gains can be made by the use of information technology in-store and in the retail supply chain. All topics are covered in these articles which include Mobile Computing, RFID, Automatic Identification/Datacapture (AIDC), Printing & Labelling, EPoS systems, Kiosk TechnologySurveillance & Security, Internet Retailing, Retail Supply Chain Management, Digital Signage, through to current news,informed opinion articles and key events on the retail calendar.

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It was a 'Mardy March' for retail sales

It was a 'Mardy March' for retail sales

The Retail Sales Statistics for March 2017 revealed a month-on-month drop in sales, despite the spike in spending for Mother's Day.

MediaMarkt Sweden looks to Relex to transform its supply chain

MediaMarkt Sweden looks to Relex to transform its supply chain

MediaMarkt Sweden has selected Relex to automate and optimise its supply chain. Relex, whose retail planning solutions have delivered impressive results for customers worldwide, will replace the retailer's largely manual supply chain management processes.

Cyberbit's new Endpoint Detection and Response release advances cybersecurity with adaptive, automated capabilities

Cyberbit's new Endpoint Detection and Response release advances cybersecurity with adaptive, automated capabilities

Cyberbit, the wholly owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems, has announced a new version of its adaptive Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) platform, which now provides advanced and semi-automated threat hunting, centralised response capabilities, and an improved Software Developer Kit (SDK) for detection customisation.

Connected shopping reaches 'tipping point'

Connected shopping reaches 'tipping point'

New research from retail and shopper marketing agency, Savvy, suggests that the rise of the 'connected shopper' has now reached a tipping point.

Cyber Security is a 'people problem' says IISP Survey

Cyber Security is a 'people problem' says IISP Survey

Over 80% of security professionals identify ‘people’ as the industry’s biggest challenge compared to technology and processes, according to the results of the second annual survey from The Institute of Information Security Professionals (IISP).

European Reliance S.A selects Ideagen Pentana to digitise internal auditing operations

European Reliance S.A selects Ideagen Pentana to digitise internal auditing operations

European Reliance S.A, a comprehensive insurance company active in all modern sectors, is about to roll out a new internal auditing system developed by software firm Ideagen.

1 in 20 online stores has been breached by hackers, new research shows

1 in 20 online stores has been breached by hackers, new research shows

One in 20 online shopping sites has been infiltrated by hackers who are actively stealing customers' payment card details, according to new research by cyber security experts Foregenix.

Insights, take-aways and innovations from IRX and EDX’s seventh successful year

Insights, take-aways and innovations from IRX and EDX’s seventh successful year

Over 5,000 tech-savvy visitors from across the globe came together at the NEC for the co-located InternetRetailing Expo (IRX) and eDelivery Expo (EDX) this year.

How to avoid being lost in the IoT explosion

How to avoid being lost in the IoT explosion

By Jordan O'Connor, Technical Lead EMEA, SOTI.

IoT is having a profound effect on business. 57 per cent of all global businesses have adopted IoT practices and 72 per cent of those believe their company is more profitable since embracing IoT.

Ivalua recognised as Value Leader in eProcurement by Spend Matters

Ivalua recognised as Value Leader in eProcurement by Spend Matters

Ivalua, the global Spend Management Cloud provider was recognised by Spend Matters as Value Leader and Customer Leader in the inaugural eProcurement SolutionMap, which selectively charts eProcurement solution providers and scores them on Solution Capability and Customer Value. Further, Ivalua received highest Customer Score of all 14 vendors.