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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RFID technology will be used in billions of things in our world

10 billion RFID computer chips were used by Wal-Mart alone last year.

12 Worst Mistakes in Retail Technology & How to Avoid Them

One of the greatest fears that retailers have is buying the wrong system for their store, or if they already have a system, not knowing if it is doing them any good.

Argos improves productivity at distribution centres

Argos improves productivity at distribution centres

Argos is deploying the Retalix Yard Management software system at its distribution centres across the UK.

British Heart Foundation Shops improve productivity

British Heart Foundation Shops improve productivity

The charity will deploy Vodat Internationals solution to manage the data for the sales of both donated and new goods across its stores.

Kiddicare quadruples individual transactions

Kiddicare has commissioned YESpay to implement its self-service kiosks in-store.

Specsavers enhances customer experience

Specsavers enhances customer experience

When Specsavers launched an online facility enabling customers to try frames on at home, it prompted a move to outsource its media service to a reliable third party.

WE Fashion selects Oracle retail applications

WE Fashion selects Oracle retail applications

WE Fashion has selected Oracle Retail Release 13 applications to help support its growing business.

Uniwell to distribute Partner Techs new PT-6200HR terminal

Partner Tech UK has signed a deal with point-of-sale distributor Uniwell to distribute its PT-6200HR terminal.

SpeedLine POS targets video security vendors with new EventStream SDK

The new developers toolkit allows video security companies and other third-party solution providers open access to real-time data.

Retail Assist wins Data Centre hosting and technical services contract

Retail Assist wins Data Centre hosting and technical services contract

Retail Assist, is providing Data Centre hosting, 24 x 7 operations monitoring, technical services and support for Paperchases server infrastructure.

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