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Accelerate and innovate: How Woolies, Decathlon were pushed by the pandemic to invest in tech

From scan-and-go to e-stores and warehouse robots, here are some of the cool initiatives that major retailers have launc...
Inside Retail & Sensormatic

Peeking in the fitting room: How to get real-time data on buyer behaviour

One of the more visible outcomes of the coronavirus pandemic has been a growing awareness and urgency for many physical ...

Online retailers: Welcome to the new era of try-before-you-buy

Despite the rise of e-commerce, the question of how to help customers find the right fit online is still yet to be answe...

Tumi chooses Asia to launch first experiential virtual store

Tumi believes its virtual store adds another dimension to its evolving approach to omnichannel retail, as the brand trie...

Sophia’s creators plan mass rollout in retail, medical in Covid-19’s wake

The company behind the humanoid robot has a vision to mass produce robots by the end of the year.

Real-time connection is critical to any successful digital transformation

Digital transformation is the way to navigate the “new NOT normal” as to equip your organisation with tools flexible-ye...

Making retail lemonade from pandemic lemons

The coronavirus pandemic has given rise to a number of new retail opportunities, and luxury is undergoing something of a...
technology

Talking tech with Endeavour X

Dan Murphy’s has launched numerous tech innovations this year to bring convenience, safety and speed to the customer exp...

How City Chic’s IT team contributes to its omnichannel success

Ensuring stores have a solid internet connection is harder than it sounds in a world of BNPL and click-and-collect.

Dan Murphy’s introduces online queue tracking so customers can plan visits

The web tool uses real-time data to show customers how long a queue is likely to be – or if there is one

Opinion: When retail meets virtual reality

The pandemic has kickstarted some retailers into embracing new technologies to connect with customers.

5 cool new global stores to check out

Lockdowns haven’t prevented some retailers from innovating with both new physical store openings and digital concepts.
Inside Retail & Knapp

Six ways to boost your logistics during the festive season

Christmas has the potential to be a complex beast for retailers, so here are some pointers to get you through the season...

Going old-school: Why Woolies is shifting its focus to neighbourhoods

The new store concept from the grocery giant has a focus on local communities and offering experiential retail.

Rostering automation for retail: The #1 transformation you need to consider

Workforce Software outlines why an automated approach to rostering should be important to any business.