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Digital Transformation of Business and Society

At a recent KPMG Robotic Innovations event, Futurist and friend Gerd Leonhard delivered a keynote titled “The Digital Transformation of Business and …

Artificial Intelligence

5 Retail Tech Trends in 2016

The proliferation of technology in the retail space is happening at an impressively swift rate. What was hot last month could easily be obsolete in a …

What You Need to Know About Digital Wallets

Over the last 200 plus years, the concept of money has seen some major changes. It all started with trade by barter in exchange of goods and …

How Wal-Mart is hoping to change grocery shopping

BENTONVILLE, Ark. — As Sam’s Club began allowing customers to buy their groceries online and pick them up in person, the Wal-Mart-owned chain of stores noticed a frequent conundrum: Customers were having to wait too long in the warehouses to get their goods.<p>The culprit, they determined, was frozen …

Self-service: Why millennials, Gen Z expect it

June 3, 2015 | by Laura Miller<p>When it comes to shopping, millenials and Generation Z differ from each other as well as previous generations. Just …

13 Retail Companies Using Data to Revolutionize Online & Offline Shopping Experiences

The digital revolution has accelerated global change in multiple industries especially finance, healthcare, entertainment, sports and retail. For …

Easy Savings: 2015 Mobile Coupon Statistics

By Michael-Jon Lazar<p>In Ecommerce<p>6<p>The world of online shopping has traversed towards the future, thanks to smarter, more agile, efficient and …

Redeem This! 2015 Mobile Coupon Statistics Revealed in TrueShip's New Guide

SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwired - March 24, 2015) - TrueShip (http://www.trueship.com) had just dropped a new guide detailing 2015 mobile coupon …

Ever wanted to base jump? North Face wants you to try it — in its stores.

John Goodwin has never been base jumping before.<p>But here he is, staring out over a craggy, sun-drenched canyon in Moab, Utah, lurching toward a gutsy jump off a 420-foot cliff. He instinctively searches for something to grasp onto as the edge gets near. But the red rocks disappear from under his …

Can mobile apps enhance the shopping experience?

While some high-street brands, such as Argos and Next, have developed apps which have proven popular with shoppers, others have not fared so well.<p>Now …

Millennials driving shifts in shopping habits

Marketers are striving to understand and capitalize on the millennial consumer.<p>It may be grim, but one reason millennials have become a key target …

GE's Plans To Light Up The Retail Experience

Share Email<p>If someone was to ask a retail executive what the next big thing in connecting with consumers was, a lightbulb probably wouldn’t be the …

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Kroger exec unveils high-tech changes headed to stores - Cincinnati Business Courier

By Steve Watkins <br>– Staff Reporter, Cincinnati Business Courier<p>May 4, 2015, 1:30pm EDT<p>Businesses don’t get much more straightforward than Kroger Co., …

Walgreens uses mobile apps to solve in-store headaches

Walgreens pretty much has the country covered. In fact, three out of four Americans have one of the pharmacy chain’s stores within five miles of …

Mobile Payments' Retail Investment And The Value Chain

Share Email<p>Every payments executive with a mobile payments app that he/she wants to put in market wants to know the answer to the million (or perhaps …

Survey: Millennials Want In-Store Mobile Payments, Not Human Cashiers

According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the most common jobs in the country are “retail sales clerk” and “cashier.” The latter category …

Subscription App MapMyFitness Grew 455% in 2.5 Years Before $150 Million Acquisition

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Under Armour acquires MapMyFitness for $150M

A billion dollar sports brand just stepped up its digital health game in a big way.<p>Baltimore, Maryland-based athletics apparel company Under Armour …

Doximity

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Clue: Period and Ovulation Tracker for iPhone and Android

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Medical Technology

The 22 Best Apple Watch Health And Fitness Apps

The Apple Watch, Apple’s first step into the world of wearables, starts shipping to consumers today.<p>The Watch marks an interesting time in the wearable fitness space, in particular. Health and fitness trackers like Jawbone Up and Fitbit have dominated much of that space in the last few years. …

Shopper Marketing: Millennials, Hispanics And The 60-Second Candy Bar

Shopper marketing is growing fast, and now accounts for something like $60 billion in spending a year. And while leading CPG companies now employ as …

Despite Time Spent, Mobile Still Grabs Minute Share of Retail Dollars

Mobile is still for upper-funnel shopping activities, and research released last month by comScore illustrates mobile’s sliver of the overall digital …

Average Opt-in Rates for Push Notifications Down to 43 Per Cent

Urban Airship has released key findings from what it claims is the industry’s largest study of push notification opt-in rates, spanning nearly 3,000 …

The top 6 e-commerce trends to watch in 2015

In 2015, e-commerce trend growth will continue to slow in mature markets, but businesses who can give amazing service and usability will continue to …

OVIA BY OVULINE: A DETAILED REVIEW

If you've been following along on Instagram, you know this past month I've been doing something called <b>The Great App Debate</b>. I took five of the most …