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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How Shaping up to Gymshark's high volume online sales called for Shopify Plus with Peoplevox WMS

The rise of machines and AI in retail and logistics

The rise of machines and AI in retail and logistics

Advances in artificial intelligence are destined to make our lives even better, but will machines eventually out-do humans, asks Uwe Hennig, chief executive of tech specialist Detego?

100 years of start-ups: Where did it all begin?

100 years of start-ups: Where did it all begin?

The most prolific multinational corporations of today had to start somewhere. Years of hard work, investment and a little bit of good luck meant some of the budding startups of 100 years ago have gone on to become some of the biggest brands in the world today. But how did they do it?

RFID market to reach $11.2 billion in 2017

RFID market to reach $11.2 billion in 2017

Based on the new report 'RFID Forecasts, Players and Opportunities 2017-2027', IDTechEx Research finds that in 2017, the total RFID market will be worth $11.2bn, up from $10.52bn in 2016 and $9.95bn in 2015.

Checkpoint Systems launches 'new generation' of AutoPeg

Checkpoint Systems launches 'new generation' of AutoPeg

Checkpoint Systems has launched its largest, most versatile AutoPeg solution to date that will allow a diverse range of merchandise to be securely displayed on peg hooks.

Sustainable supply chains have never been more important

Sustainable supply chains have never been more important

By Nigel Crunden, business specialist at business solutions provider Office Depot.

Enterprise Cloud-as-a-Service has the ability to fully deliver on lofty cloud promises, says HyperGrid

Enterprise Cloud-as-a-Service has the ability to fully deliver on lofty cloud promises, says HyperGrid

While the various cloud offerings permeating the market have gone a long way towards satisfying a wide range of business requirements, finding a way to truly marry all the benefits of cloud in a single solution has historically proven elusive.

MetaPack partners with HERE to boost eCommerce conversion rates and revenue for brands and retailers

MetaPack partners with HERE to boost eCommerce conversion rates and revenue for brands and retailers

MetaPack is partnering with HERE Technologies in order to provide an optimised eCommerce buying experience for retailers, brands and their customers.

OrderWise launches brand new retail software

OrderWise launches brand new retail software

Saxilby-based software specialists, OrderWise has recently unveiled its newly developed Store EPOS (electronic point of sale) software.

Poor UK broadband speeds are blocking eCommerce growth, says Tryzens

Poor UK broadband speeds are blocking eCommerce growth, says Tryzens

For a nation of online shoppers, the UK is letting eCommerce down by not providing the required infrastructure to boost growth and increase developments in the industry.