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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Canon continues sponsorship of European Fashion Weeks

Canon continues sponsorship of European Fashion Weeks

Canon Europe has announced the continuation of its association with fashion by renewing its sponsorship of the London, Paris and Milan Fashion Weeks.

When Waitrose met ICON

When Waitrose met ICON

When major supermarket Waitrose found their usual information management system was becoming unmanageable and unproductive, they acted fast and scanned the market place.

Gift cards a big opportunity for UK retailers

Gift cards  a big opportunity for UK retailers

Retailers can invest in the technology with minimal capital investment and gain an insight into customer behaviour, at an affordable price.

Harvey Nichols relies on Proteus

Harvey Nichols relies on Proteus

Proteus QMS to manage telephony use and monitor the quality of VoIP delivery

Cracks in the retail marketplace

Cracks in the retail marketplace

As the ongoing credit crisis affects more retailers, it's clear that more and more cracks will start to appear in the retail marketplace for even some of the essential everyday products people currently take for granted.

An experts guide to open source software security

An experts guide to open source software security

A recent survey by IDG of IT professionals revealed that nearly two-thirds were using open source software or planned to within the next year.

The Swedish Alcohol Retail Monopoly modernises operations with IFS Applications 7.5

The Swedish Alcohol Retail Monopoly modernises operations with IFS Applications 7.5

IFS will deliver a new IT infrastructure and implement an upgrade to the latest version of IFS Applications.

Digital signage platform supports four HD screens.

Digital signage platform supports four HD screens.

The NDiS 540 is a Digital Signage platform designed to support four independent high-definition displays and four audio outputs.

Its a people business

Its a people business

Few retailers welcomed 2009 with a smile. In planning how to chart troubled waters, Ian Tomlinson of EPoS and e-commerce solution provider Cybertill recommends a seemingly counter-intuitive strategy...

Jysk optimises lead-times through automated distribution centre

Jysk optimises lead-times through automated distribution centre

Jysk, one of Europes leading furniture retailers, has implemented an extensive upgrade to its distribution centre (DC) in Nssj, Sweden.

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