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Displaydata’s NRF Picks: Top Sessions to Attend at The Big Show

Posted by Emma Stevens on Dec 10, 2018 2:20:30 PM

It’s nearly the most wonderful time of the year again. No, not the holidays…we’re talking about NRF’s Big Show – where we get to speak with and learn from leaders at the biggest event in the industry.

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Topics: top NRF sessions, top nrf recommendations, NRF 2019, the big show

Shoppers’ New Demands: How Mobile Can Help

Posted by Emma Stevens on Nov 23, 2018 6:58:00 AM

When walking the aisles of a supermarket or browsing the racks at your favorite department store, chances are you’ll find a good amount of shoppers with a smartphone in hand. Regardless of the reason shoppers use their phones while browsing a store, retailers can take advantage of mobile’s effects on the retail scene.

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Topics: mobile, loyalty app, personalization, in-store personalization, retail app, augmented reality, mobile app adoption

Artificial Intelligence: Santa’s Little In-Store Helper for Black Friday and Holiday Shopping

Posted by Emma Stevens on Nov 16, 2018 3:05:39 PM

 

With Black Friday just a few days away, U.S. retailers are making final preparations in both their physical and digital stores to support the expected high volume of shoppers. In fact, NRF estimated that 174 million people shopped in stores and online during last year's five-day Thanksgiving weekend, which ends with Cyber Monday. This year, the organization anticipates 2018 holiday sales in November and December to climb between 4.3 and 4.8 percent over 2017 to between $717.45 and $720.89 billion – all thanks to a healthy U.S. economy, low unemployment records and increasing wage gains.

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Topics: AI, Artificial Intelligence, black friday, cyber monday

Displaydata recognised as a Retail Technology Innovator by Ensemble IQ and RIS News

Posted by Emma Stevens on Nov 7, 2018 2:42:06 PM

We’re proud to announce that RIS News recently selected Displaydata as one of the top trend setting solutions providers that are “brightening the retail landscape, helping to bring their retail clients into the future of shopping.”

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Topics: RIS News, retail innovation, retail tech, retail technology, ensemble IQ

Displaydata Appoints Bill Barton as SVP Sales

Posted by Emma Stevens on Oct 30, 2018 3:00:00 PM

Bill Barton, a seasoned sales management executive in the retail industry, will spearhead Displaydata’s sales team to further its explosive worldwide growth

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Topics: SVP Sales

Convenience Store Roundup

Posted by Emma Stevens on Oct 30, 2018 7:00:00 AM

As 2018 wraps up in a couple of months, noticeable trends have recently influenced the c-store channel. These changes are shaping the future of the coming years and setting the pace for innovations to come. That being said, the overwhelming amount of players in the game make it difficult to stay on top of the latest trends. To make navigating this arena a little easier, we’re providing you with a c-store roundup of how these stores are differentiating themselves.

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Topics: convenience store, convenience, cstore, eco-friendly, eco-stores, food waste, loyalty programs, loyalty app, c-store channel, c-store future

Building Your Dream Team with Digital Signage

Posted by Emma Stevens on Sep 3, 2018 8:00:00 AM

In today’s retail narrative, one thing is clear: the customer should always be first. Retailers are doing all they can to create a customer-centric experience, deliver personalization and invest in any way to attract and keep shoppers. While this is essential to thriving in business, it’s worth asking: are employees getting left behind? Are the store investments you are making now helping to build and maintain your dream team of store associates?

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Topics: ESL, store associate, retail associate

BAUHAUS Launches Electronic Shelf Label (ESL) Pilot Project in Denmark with Displaydata and Delfi Technologies

Posted by Emma Stevens on Aug 27, 2018 8:00:00 AM

European hardware store giant will replace in-store paper pricing to ensure clear and accurate pricing throughout select stores in Denmark

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Topics: bauhaus, dynamic pricing, manual pricing, paper labels

Grocery Retailers: Just Say “No” to Outdated Manual Pricing Systems

Posted by Emma Stevens on Aug 6, 2018 8:00:00 AM

As a consumer, it has been fantastic to see how the grocery retail industry has evolved over the past year, making the necessary changes to keep up with the ever-changing demands their shoppers. Not only have they made great strides to improve existing store footprints, but grocery retailers are now taking a cue from their fellow retail peers and are working to make the entire shopping experience more fun, engaging, and most importantly – more convenient. Can I get a show of hands for those of you who now take advantage of either curbside pick-up or home delivery of your groceries? Chances are, the majority of you are indeed raising your hands.

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Topics: grocery, grocers, dynamic pricing, manual pricing, retailer

New Store Experiences: Top Five Ways ESLs Can Innovate Your Store

Posted by Emma Stevens on Mar 5, 2018 6:00:00 AM

In the last few years, a major priority for retailers has been focused on integrating their omnichannel services by allowing customers to try, buy, and return items in the mix of ways that are most convenient to them. Much of this work, of course, has been driven by technology. As we enter into a new year, many of our customers are again turning to technology to enhance their store experience.

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Topics: esls, ESL, electronic shelf label, electronic shelf labels, retail growth, retail innovation