Retailing 2020 – Your Life Transforms Into a Digital Shopping Platform

submitted by Tony D'Onofrio

Analog retail is dying. The future of retail is about digital footprints to make everything personalized. Present-day mobile devices connected to the Internet-of-Things (IoT) are appreciably digitally disrupting consumer commerce. By 2020, retail shopping will blur into your everyday life.

2018 – It Starts with the Voice of the Customer

submitted by Tony D'Onofrio

Four executives (two recently retired and two still active) representing over $70 billion in revenue share their insights on industry megatrends, driving disruptive change, choosing a technology partner, and the future of retail. Happy New Year.

The 2018 Definitive Retail Success Formulas

submitted by Tony D'Onofrio

"Step with care and great tact, and remember that Shopping's a Great Balancing Act." Understand first your unique value propositions in the retail model spectrum. Find your technological link to personalized communications with the consumer. Prepare to pivot to new technology platforms

The Quintessential Leadership Success Formula

submitted by Tony D'Onofrio

Career & Life Advice from Tom Cruise, Don Corleone, & Rocky Balboa . Prepare to succeed through gobs of reticent preparation, have fun knowing that your audience prefers inspiration, and do not ever forget that success is a team sport by saying thank you.

The Magical Internet-of-Things (IoT) Journey Is Just Getting Started

submitted by Tony D'Onofrio

RFID - From Espionage to IoT Immersive Customer Experiences. Brands "are still in the product and service mentality rather than a service and frictionless mentality." The magical Internet-of-Things (IoT) journey with RFID as one of the technologies is just getting started.

I Never Thought I Would Agree With Trump!

submitted by Kevin Graff

I was going through the newspapers the other day, reading what the press was saying about retail. It hit me then, for the first time ever, that Trump might actually be right about one thing: Fake News!!

The Disruptive Future of Retail Loss Prevention

submitted by Tony D'Onofrio

Consumer Trends Collide with Increased Theft Opportunities. Security business as usual will not be an option. The CXX suite will demand new loss prevention solutions that do not detract from differentiated immersive brand experiences.

Alibaba one-ups Amazon by building a mall for retailers!

submitted by Chris Petersen

Future of retail success is literally being created around new ways to meet consumer expectations.

Welcome to Omnichannel Retail Loss Prevention

submitted by Tony D'Onofrio

Zones of Influence and Innovation Chains are the Future of Retail. Retail crime is multi-dimensional and increasingly its dark side thrives on the internet. By the time an offender is at the retail shelf intent on stealing a particular product, substantial online homework has taken place.

Ultimate Irony – Amazon building warehouse at former US Mall

submitted by Chris Petersen

There is no place to hide or safe category, in order to survive retailers of all sizes must have solutions for the “last mile” to your door.