Tag: Retail

Apple Pay/Mobile Payments: What retailers are missing?

Apple Pay, Mobile Payments, Google Wallet, and all such are great initiatives to change yet another habit – wallets/purses, plastic money, and cash. The minor skirmish that followed the launch of Apple Pay where many leading retailers blatantly refused to adopt or in some instances backtrack in favor of the Merchant Customer Exchange (MCX) backed ...

Smart Shopping Carts – Why aren’t they here yet?

A point of sale (POS) or checkout is the actual location where the hardware and software that performs the sales processes is located. In many ways this is the cash register that you typically walk up to, scan your product, and check-out. In the retail industry, the buzz at the POS is keeps the register ...

Three Ways to Digitalize the Pre-Shopping Experience

The typical narrative for every struggling brick and mortar retailer is that the growth of Internet, Mobile, eCommerce, and other Digital Trends are taking a toll on the revenues and causing store closures. Walmart announced that it is closing 269 stores, Macy’s announced it is closing 40 stores, Nordstrom continues to see decline in its ...