The ESL Revolution is here and U.S. shoppers are ready to adapt

Posted by Emma Stevens on Mar 12, 2019 9:41:11 AM

Let’s face it; shopping trips can be a hassle sometimes. Whether shopping for food, clothing, big-ticket items or a variety of other products, it’s hard for an individual to know exactly how to navigate a store according to their needs. The growing tendency to rely on mobile devices for guidance and the acceptance of technology as an integral part of everyday life affects how the retail sector now caters to its customers.

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Topics: electronic shelf labels, phygital, retail technology, retail trends

What Makes a Good Retailer with Displaydata CEO Andrew Dark

Posted by Emma Stevens on Mar 7, 2019 11:23:00 AM

Our CEO Andrew Dark talks with Tim Denman, Executive Editor, RIS, about retail trends, what makes a good retailer, and meeting customer experience demands in real-time at The Big Show 2019.

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Topics: RIS News, NRF 2019, retail trends, good retail, Andrew Dark

The $53B Business Waiting in the Wings: Augmented Reality

Posted by Paul Milner on Feb 5, 2019 1:51:12 PM

It’s taken a lot longer than it should – particularly considering the rapid rise and comparative sophistication of online shopping – but ‘physical’ retail is finally starting to get ‘phygital.’ Working with our retail customers we are helping to drive powerful in-store customer engagement with ‘next stage’ solutions, including Augmented Reality (AR).

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

Displaydata Showcased Key Developments to Electronic Shelf Labels at NRF 2019

Posted by Emma Stevens on Jan 23, 2019 11:51:41 AM

The world’s fastest-growing electronic shelf label (ESL) provider and most widely installed in the U.S., showcased its class-leading ESL solution with customer and in-store associate interactive features to improve sales, margin and free up labor. The company also demonstrated the world’s first, production ready battery-free ESL using wireless charging.

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Topics: electronic shelf labels, augmented reality, wireless power, NRF 2019

Displaydata partners with E Ink at CES 2019 to showcase the world’s leading fully graphic Electronic Shelf Labels

Posted by Paul Milner on Jan 8, 2019 4:21:35 PM

CES is the world's gathering place for all those who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. It has served as the proving ground for innovators and breakthrough technologies for 50 years — the global stage where next-generation innovations are introduced to the marketplace.

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Take a bigger bite from the Big Apple at NRF 2019

Posted by Emma Stevens on Jan 7, 2019 2:40:43 PM

NRF’s Big Show is galloping towards us. It’s an ideal post-holidays chance to catch up with customers, learn from peers and take a look at the latest retail tech innovations.

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Topics: top nrf recommendations

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

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: loyalty app, mobile, personalization, augmented reality, in-store personalization, retail app, 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, black friday, cyber monday, Artificial Intelligence

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