This past week had the pleasure of visiting the new Zara Concept Store in Milan, Italy. Located near to the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, one of the oldest retail malls in the world, this Inditex owned location is the perfect bridge to the future of retail. Simplicity meets digital innovation.
I haven’t been at office much lately. No, I’m not sick and I’m not getting lazy. I’ve been on the road engaging with retail IT resellers and ISVs at a variety of events – and gathering quite a bit of intel about the POS channel. Let’s look at some lessons learned from the trips I took during March.
This final article from our 2018 POS Channel KPI Study will focus on revenue per employee, payroll expenses, marketing expenses, research and development (R&D) expenses, and channel threats and opportunities.
Today's retailers walk a tightrope of defending yesterday's strengths versus innovating for tomorrow. Future success lies in finding ways to be increasing relevant for consumers who have become channel agnostic.
The “passenger economy” created by the convergence of autonomous vehicles and ride-hailing will be worth $7 trillion a year by 2050. In USA, consumers spend 1.2 billion hours per week driving to the mall, finding parking, wondering around aisles, checking out and driving home. Smart Car Innovation.
Vantiv POS Channel KPI Study – Part 1: Resellers report robust sales and profits in 2017, expect stronger 2018
This year our POS Channel KPI Study attracted 152 VARs and ISVs, making it the largest POS KPI report ever published. This article is Part 1 of our four-part special report published by Vantiv’s, now Worldpay’s, PaymentsEdge Advisory Services.
The rules of retailing "are being rewritten in this time of transformative change. Innovation, integration, and automation will be required to reinvigorate commerce, profoundly impacting the way retailers do business now, and in the future. Global Top 250 retailers, welcome to the disruptive future.
ideo, personalization, and emerging technologies will transform the retail industry to new levels. Look "below the surface" and leverage these trends in defining your successful future of retail.