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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Avenue 32 reports strong year-on-year performance with Tryzens eCommerce solution

Avenue 32 reports strong year-on-year performance with Tryzens eCommerce solution

One year after going live with a brand new eCommerce platform and website implemented by Tryzens, luxury fashion store Avenue 32 has reported that it is exceeding performance expectations.

Barix and Pricer to demonstrate new multi-sensory retail experience solution at EuroShop

Barix and Pricer to demonstrate new multi-sensory retail experience solution at EuroShop

IP audio and control solutions provider, Barix, continues to make in-roads into the global retail industry with SoundScape, its cloud-based solution for the management and distribution of background music and targeted advertising.

Why CPG companies and retailers must address the gap in digital transformations

Why CPG companies and retailers must address the gap in digital transformations

Millennials as a consumer group are expected to spend $10 trillion over their lifetimes in the USA alone.

2016 the year of economic nationalism as supply chain risk reaches record high

2016 the year of economic nationalism as supply chain risk reaches record high

Global supply chain risk grew to a record high at the end of 2016 as the CIPS Risk Index, powered by Dun & Bradstreet, rose to 82.64, from 79.14 at the end of 2015.

IRX and EDX to unveil the future of the retail nation

IRX and EDX to unveil the future of the retail nation

InternetRetailing Expo (IRX), co-located with eDelivery Expo (EDX), Europe's only dedicated multichannel retail and delivery event, announces its 7th FREE-to-attend edition, taking place on the 5th and 6th of April.

Manhattan Associates predicts omni-channel customer service, AI-driven personalisation and dynamic delivery to shape retailer strategies in 2017

Manhattan Associates predicts omni-channel customer service, AI-driven personalisation and dynamic delivery to shape retailer strategies in 2017

Manhattan Associates, Inc. predicts etailers establishing a high street presence, dynamic fulfilment innovations, wider adoption of artificial intelligence and AR/VR technologies, and a shift to "omni-channel customer service" will be key themes for the retail industry in 2017.

E-commerce driving seismic shift in logistics solutions

E-commerce driving seismic shift in logistics solutions

The rapid rise of e-commerce has driven the most disruptive movement to the industrial & logistics industry, transforming the way we think about industrial real estate and restructuring the supply landscape forever, according to the Last Mile/ City Logistics, the latest industrial & logistics report from CBRE.

Victoria’s Secret is getting smart about supply chain ethics

Victoria’s Secret is getting smart about supply chain ethics

Following the steps of brands like Stella McCartney and Ralph Lauren, Victoria's Secret has pledged to be more transparent about their efforts to ensure that their wood-based products are ethically sourced, Thomson Reuters reports.

UK man appointed Europe, Middle East, Asia-Pacific business head by Xplore

UK man appointed Europe, Middle East, Asia-Pacific business head by Xplore

Xplore Technologies, the rugged tablet PC maker, has appointed Leeds, UK-born Steve Priestley Vice President of International Sales.

New WS4 desktop label printer from SATO delivers high performance at a competitive price

New WS4 desktop label printer from SATO delivers high performance at a competitive price

SATO, provider of Auto-ID solutions that empower workforces and streamline operations, has launched the WS4, a new compact desktop label printer that delivers high performance at a competitive price.