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Retailers must beat off hackers to safeguard their businesses

Retailers must beat off hackers to safeguard their businesses

Retailers who install Wi-Fi networks to connect in-store POS and staff devices, as well as provide free Wi-Fi to customers, are increasingly vulnerable to cyberattacks that could impact their businesses, says Vodat International, the network security provider to the retail industry.

Cash automation technology helps retailers protect cash and staff

Cash automation technology helps retailers protect cash and staff

New study on cash automation presents in-depth insights from retailers in 13 countries on technology which counts, validates and stores banknotes, and which is capable of fully automating cash management in stores

Amazon Prime Day and the changing retail industry

Amazon Prime Day and the changing retail industry

By Terry Hunter, UK Managing Director, Astound Commerce.Amazon Prime Day is yet another example of the online retailer's unquenchable thirst for customers.

Automated ePod solution from BEC delivers significant improvements for Aliaxis

Automated ePod solution from BEC delivers significant improvements for Aliaxis

As part of a drive to continuously improve customer service, Aliaxis has teamed with BEC (Systems Integration) Ltd, a leading UK-based supplier of data capture solutions for supply chain logistics and manufacturing, to introduce Electronic Point of Delivery (ePod) technology to modernise its order track and traceability processes.

Brighthouse migrates to Android smartphones with tailored processes for deliveries and collections using TranSend ePOD

Brighthouse migrates to Android smartphones with tailored processes for deliveries and collections using TranSend ePOD

Brighthouse, the UK rent-to-own retail chain, has used TranSend ePOD to manage deliveries and collections between its depots, stores and customers for 5 years on rugged Windows Mobile devices.

SolarWinds MSP enhances risk intelligence with expanded data breach risk scan

SolarWinds MSP enhances risk intelligence with expanded data breach risk scan

SolarWinds MSP has enhanced its SolarWinds Risk Intelligence offering with an Expanded Data Breach Risk Scan (ExDBRS), helping users better discover and identify risks from security vulnerabilities stored on endpoint devices, and enhancing regulatory compliance capabilities.

InternetRetailing Conference 2018 – Collaboration, Innovation, Expertise. A powerhouse of ideas to re-generate retail

InternetRetailing Conference 2018 – Collaboration, Innovation, Expertise. A powerhouse of ideas to re-generate retail

Retail is re-structuring, re-formatting, re-skilling and re-connecting with consumers. In the current climate, success belongs to retailers that dare to be adaptive, creative and to take risks. Re-launching for 2018 – in a brand-new London venue - InternetRetailing Conference 2018 brings together 800+ retail board members, C-level executives and directors for a breath-taking day of inspiration and collaboration.

Nortech's Transit Ultimate for demanding access control applications

Nortech's Transit Ultimate for demanding access control applications

People and vehicle access control specialist Nortech is now offering a robust long-range reader based on semi active RFID technology, which enables automatic vehicle identification at distances of up to 10 metres and speeds of up to 125 mph.

Will smart voice assistants revolutionise our shopping behaviour?

Will smart voice assistants revolutionise our shopping behaviour?

"What's the weather going to be like tomorrow?" "Play a Rolling Stones song" "What meetings do I have today?" These are just some of the most common requests made to smart voice assistants such as Amazon Echo (Alexa) and Google Home.

Google’s mobile speed algorithm update: is your online business ready?

Google’s mobile speed algorithm update: is your online business ready?

Page speed really matters to web users, which is why Google has always taken it into account within its desktop search rankings. As from this month (July 2018), however, it will also be factored into Google's mobile search rankings as part of its new 'Speed Update'.

Retailers data only 75% accurate, warn industry specialists, while chatbots reveal most common customer enquiries to be about stock availability

Retailers data only 75% accurate, warn industry specialists, while chatbots reveal most common customer enquiries to be about stock availability

Detailed analysis by retail tech specialists at Detego has confirmed that the average retailers data is only about seventy-five percent accurate when it comes to knowing exactly what inventory is actually in stock at any particular time.

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