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Touch Commerce helps retailers tap into touchscreens, mobile

Touch Commerce helps retailers tap into touchscreens, mobile

Oct 17, 2013

Touch Commerce helps retailers tap into touchscreens, mobile Unbound Commerce unveiled its Touch Commerce solution during last week’s MIT Mobile Showcase event. The solution utilizes a large touchscreen at the point of sale to drive customer engagement — and then use that engagement to boost mobile sales. The company said the devices can be used...

Retailers Beat Competitors’ Prices with Cogenta’s new “Retail Insight” Big Data Application

Retailers Beat Competitors’ Prices with Cogenta’s new “Retail Insight” Big Data Application

Sep 26, 2013

via realwire.com Retailers Beat Competitors’ Prices With Cogenta’s Big Data Powered ‘Retail Insight’ Application Leading retail intelligence technology group Cogenta (www.cogenta.com) has launched Retail Insight, an innovative Cloud-based pricing intelligence application which enables retailers, manufacturers and brand managers to stay one step ahead of...

More Retailers Embracing Big Data- WWD

More Retailers Embracing Big Data- WWD

Sep 20, 2013

via wwd.com, by Cotton Incorporated More Retailers Embracing Big Data   Photo By Lifestyle Monitor™ Survey If only stocking a store were as simple as sending buyers to Fashion Week and letting them check off the outfits they like best. While a good gut instinct for color and silhouette remains, retailers increasingly accept that big data analysis can tell...

Supermarket spies: big retail has you in its sights

Supermarket spies: big retail has you in its sights

Sep 15, 2013

via westernadvocate.com.au Supermarket spies: big retail has you in its sights photo- ‘Customers who drink lots of milk and eat meat are very very good car insurance risks’: Woolworths. Photo: AFR Retailers are targeting individual customers for extra services or products by tracking their shopping habits, such as whether they drink alcohol or when...

How can big data improve customer service in e-commerce?

How can big data improve customer service in e-commerce?

Sep 7, 2013

via qas.com, By Paul Newman  How can big data improve customer service in e-commerce? A successful e-commerce venture does much more than simply market and sell products to consumers. Ideally, retailers in the online realm would look not just to make sales, but to provide a complete customer experience. That means satisfying people every step of the way,...