You Can’t Manage What You Can’t Measure: Analytics and The Brick and Mortar Retailer

Retailers are constantly looking for ways to provide a better shopping experience to their customers, and in turn, improve their bottom line. But, without consumer data, this is next to impossible. It is vital that businesses in the retail space collect accurate, timely, and pertinent information so that they are equipped to not only make […]

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Designing Safe Stores for Shoppers

Retailers continue their efforts to step up design investments to improve the customer experience, but they should also focus on investing in customer safety. That message was driven home during the SPECS session, “Safe Stores: Design Ideas to Help Customers Feel Safer” Speaker Andrew McQuilkin, retail leader at BHDP Architecture, explained that recent “active” shootings […]

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Why Shopping Will Never Be the Same with VR/AR

Imagine trying on clothes in a dressing room, and instead of having to peek your head around the door and flag down a sales associate to ask for a new size, you can instead request different items with literally the touch of a fingertip. That is exactly what you will find in designer Rebecca Minkoff’s Manhattan flagship store, where standard mirrors have been replaced with interactive surfaces, allowing customers to see style recommendations, ask for alternative sizes, change the room lighting, and even make a direct purchase.

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LNL System Receives National Recognition as Motorola’s Number One Two-Way Radio Partner

LNL System Receives National Recognition as Motorola’s Number One Two-Way Radio Partner NATICK, Mass. — March 28, 2017 — LNL Systems, provider of a comprehensive portfolio of smart devices, platform integration, and analytics, today announced its status as Motorola’s top two-way radio partner for 2016. The Motorola partnership has allowed LNL Systems’ to expand their product […]

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