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Do retailers understand the opportunity that mobile wallets present?

Do retailers understand the opportunity that mobile wallets present?

The Mobile and Loyalty 2016/2017 Survey shows that the value proposition for mobile wallets is definitely understood and could accelerate as there is still a big appetite for loyalty cards and reward programs.

1 out of 3 companies underprepared for digital transformation, Ovum finds

1 out of 3 companies underprepared for digital transformation, Ovum finds

A new study from global data, market research and advisory firm Ovum has found that one third (33%) of enterprises globally are underprepared for 'digital transformation' – the process of replacing legacy networks and dedicated service platforms with a coherent digital environment that is flexible, cost-effective, and capable of delivering changes rapidly and dynamically.

Choosing the best mobile scanning accessory for the enterprise: case, sled or peripheral

Choosing the best mobile scanning accessory for the enterprise: case, sled or peripheral

By Samuel Mueller, CEO, Scandit.

Barcode scanning is one of the easiest ways to collect product data. But choosing a scanning device is not always so simple.

Printing volumes on the rise as digital content increases

Printing volumes on the rise as digital content increases

Digital content is actually leading to an increase in printing, despite the common misconception that digitisation will help companies to reduce their reliance on paper. In a recent survey by Danwood of 1,000 office workers, almost half (46%) say they print daily, with 84% of workers believing print is an important aspect of work.

Digital modernisation drives shift in retail offerings

Digital modernisation drives shift in retail offerings

With Black Friday and Cyber Monday just around the corner, retailers must prepare for a dramatic surge in demand, or risk consequences such as downtime, errors or outages that have the potential to damage their brands.

Centiro warns retailers can’t rest on their laurels with festive deliveries

Centiro warns retailers can’t rest on their laurels with festive deliveries

Centiro, the delivery management company, is warning retailers they can’t afford to rest on their laurels when it comes to deliveries.

New study finds 93% of UK Millennials lack trust in online retail, despite e-commerce on the rise

New study finds 93% of UK Millennials lack trust in online retail, despite e-commerce on the rise

UK Millennials have growing security concerns around sharing personal information with retailers, but their need for a convenient shopping experience still outweighs these worries, according to new research released by LexisNexis Risk Solutions.

What does the future hold for the ecommerce market?

What does the future hold for the ecommerce market?

By Matthew Robertson, Co-CEO, NetDespatch.

It is more than 20 years since the first online purchase and, depending on your source that item was either a Sting CD purchased by a man via one of the first ecommerce sites, NetMarket, or a large pizza purchased from the American restaurant chain, Pizza Hut.

Embrace the pace: retail at the speed of the connected consumer

Embrace the pace: retail at the speed of the connected consumer

By Frank Lochbaum, Managing Partner at KPS.More than five years ago, retailers were urged to adopt new technologies to enable them to keep pace with increasingly fickle, demanding, sophisticated and connected consumers.

Retailers prepare for the season of 'nickers'

Retailers prepare for the season of 'nickers'

New research sponsored by Checkpoint Systems – provider of merchandise availability solutions to the global retail industry – has revealed that retailers will see shoplifting erode their profits over the coming months, as they begin to gear up for a bumper Christmas period.