Tag "retail"

Flipkart embracing Microsoft Azure platform to enrich online shopping experiences

Taking one step ahead, Flipkart today announced that it will adopt Microsoft Azure as its exclusive public cloud platform to provide the best online shopping service to the users. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and Flipkart Group CEO Binny Bansal announced

Intel launches connected retail platform; plans $100mn retail tech investment

USA: At NRF 2017 – Retail’s BIG Show, Intel CEO Brian Krzanich introduced the Intel Responsive Retail Platform (Intel RRP), a new horizontal platform that brings together retail hardware, software, APIs and sensors in a standardized way for the creation of

Manthan Retail Analytics wins multi-year deal from Grand Hypermarkets

BANGALORE, INDIA: Hyper and Super market chain, Grand Hypermarkets has chosen Manthan Retail Analytics to gain actionable insights across its 40 stores in the UAE, Oman, Kuwait, India and Qatar. As part of the multi-year contract, Manthan will deploy state

Cognizant deepens work for Future Group

MUMBAI, INDIA: Cognizant has been selected by Future Group, the multi-brand retailer, as a strategic partner to

Future Group’s loyalty wallet Future Pay brings a ‘Price Match’ feature for frugal shoppers

BANGALORE, INDIA: Future Group has launched Future Pay, a digital loyalty wallet for cashless, cardless and hassle-free

Aspire strengthens retail solutions portfolio with Ziffity investment

CHENNAI, INDIA: Aspire Systems has invested in Ziffity, a Chennai-based digital agency focused on e-commerce solutions

5 technologies that are changing the shopping experience in stores

Ajith Nayar In the past few years numerous retail and shopping technologies have managed to emerge

Wass-Up Tech: Oracle,Volkswagen, Delta. Crack, Smash, Down!

INDIA: No business in today’s age can afford an outage. If you happen to be an airline

Axis acquires store optimization solution co, Cognimatics

BANGALORE, INDIA: Network video solutions provider, Axis Communications has acquired Cognimatics, a leading company of store

Oops, my EMV card did not work!

By : Pratima Harigunani

Pratima H USA: The transaction stalled or delayed. The cashier instructed to swipe the card instead

Walmart opens technology CoE in Bangalore

BANGALORE, INDIA: Walmart today opened its new technology Center of Excellence(CoE) in Bangalore. The center will

Numbers of Note: Is EMV being swiped right?

USA: Credit card and debit card payments based on chip technology initially created by Europay, MasterCard and

Personalisation piece missing for the phy-gital customers

BANGALORE, INDIA: A global, cross-industry study released by Mindtree, pinpoints personalization as the key driver that

Digital tools can help retailers decode the customer behavior at their stores

Dhiman Ray In the retail world, a sale happens when a right consumer meets the right

How did Chandigarh-based Web design company increase revenues?

GURGAON, INDIA: In a bid to expand its operations, ColdFire Design Studio, Chandigarh-based Web design company

10 disruptive digital trends that will drive retail in 2016

RESTON: In its 2016 predictions for the retail industry, Software AG says that uber-digital consumers expect

FMCG, retail get a 3D facelift

MUMBAI, INDIA: Dassault Systèmes, the 3D experience company, has launched My Retail Theater, its new industry

How Gebr Heinemann improved efficiency with Dell servers?

MUMBAI, INDIA: Over four generations, Gebr Heinemann has developed from a small family business to a

First Apple store in SE Asia to come up in Singapore

SINGAPORE: Apple Inc will open its first retail store in Singapore, its first ever in South

3D printers at home can change the way we shop!

BANGALORE, INDIA: IEEE experts believe there are vast opportunities for 3D printing. As this technology becomes