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Software & systems

Software & systems Archives

From Domino’s to KFC: Is drone delivery the next convenience battleground?

Last month major brands like KFC and Domino’s announced they were launching drone delivery services. Here, we look at th...

Three ways to provide customer-centric shipping

For most small to medium enterprises starting out in e-commerce, shipping solutions tend to be stumbled upon and develop...

Cue, Bianca Spender kick off digital transformation program with AFC

For the next six months, the AFC will shepherd brands such as Cue, Bianca Spender and Daniel Avakian through a course to...

Is moving to composable commerce the right choice for your business?

We would like to introduce composable commerce platforms, which you may have heard from industry analyst Gartner.

Why a robust fulfilment system is important for your business

Over the last couple of years, EIZ eCommerce Fulfilment Technologies has seen a significant increase in the demand for o...

SKUtopia partners with Swisslog to provide 24/7 e-commerce solution

SKUtopia will use its coworking and e-commerce hub company Workit Spaces (fully owned by SKUtopia Pty Ltd) to enable e-c...

3 searchandising strategies for 2022

Searchandising is the combination of the terms "search" and "merchandising," the process of curating on-site search resu...

Step aside, luxury retail: Walmart is entering the metaverse

The biggest retailer in the world has reportedly filed several trademark applications that suggest it plans to create it...

Nike races into the metaverse with acquisition of NFT studio RTFKT

Nike has solidified its frontrunner position in the race to dominate the metaverse with its recent acquisition of NFT st...

Kookai turns to Avery Dennison to boost supply chain and omnichannel

Global fashion retailer Kookai has cut inventory counts after using RFID solutions from Avery Dennison at its manufactur...

Nikeland is just the beginning of Nike’s bid to win over Generation Alpha

The sports giant has created a virtual world on Roblox designed to get kids moving, though its ultimate goal may be to c...
Inside Retail & Centric Software

The future of remote collaboration for multi-category retailers

New-generation PLM software not only increases operational efficiencies but can boost a retailer’s bottom line as well.

E-commerce tips from the expert who relaunched eBay Ads

Which technologies are just gimmicks, and what is the next big play online? We ask Ben May, managing director of The Cod...

How cult US beauty brand Il Makiage is disrupting the beauty industry

Backed by L Catterton, the online retailer recently expanded to Australia and is rumoured to be pursuing an IPO.

R.M. Williams’ major digital investment to drive global expansion

R.M. Williams undergoes major digital transformation to provide more convenience to customers.

Food giants going high-tech with a human touch

NZ-based tech-integrator, Crossfire, is helping put an end to that by connecting supply chain operating systems together...

Salesforce has ambitious plans for Slack after US$27.7 billion buyout

The US antitrust regulators cleared the deal this week, allowing the creation of a stronger challenger to Microsoft.

How Gucci and Ikea are using AR to drive sales

Social media company Snap is taking advantage of the rise in AR shopping, but experts say AR isn’t always the answer.

Snap bets on AR shopping in latest acquisition

AR has been gaining an increased importance in retail – with a compound annual growth rate expected to land around 135 p...

‘Retailers are a key target’: Behind the rise of ransomware attacks

Experts warn the recent spate of ransomware attacks are just the beginning. And retailers may be particularly vulnerable...