Category: retail tech

3 Innovative Retail Technologies You Need to Know About

In a piece published by the Harvard Business Review back in mid-November, Paul Clarke (Chief Technology Officer at Ocado) discussed the widespread and indisputable effects of technology on retail. But he also noted an interesting discrepancy, saying that “after many years spent working for the world’s largest online-only grocery retailer, I am still amazed at how many businesses appear oblivious to the impact these forces will have on them.” You might think retail and technology have become one and the same — but when you look at what’s coming up in the world of retail tech, it’s clear the blurring

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What to look for in a POS: Software Advice shares their latest insights

With retail becoming increasingly competitive, it’s more important now than ever to have a system in place that gives you a bird’s eye view of your sales, customers, inventory and employees. Point of sale (POS) software brings a lot of these benefits and more, automating processes to save you valuable time amidst the hustle and bustle of retail environments. We spoke with Justin Guinn, retail market researcher at Software Advice, a site that researches iPad POS and other point of sale systems. They shared their latest findings with us looking at the benefits of POS, and insights from retailers thinking

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