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BCP PlayBook: Tesco put people at the heart of its COVID-19 resilience plan

By : Soma Tah

The COVID-19 crisis has hit businesses harder than ever before. Although many large companies had a Business Continuity Plan (BCP) in place that they can fall back on in case of emergencies, but they fell short of expectations during this unprecedented

Last mile connectivity in the retail sector

By : Ashok Pandey

The retail sector is one of those industries which have the most distributed presence. On average, retail organisations have a presence in anything between 10 – 500+ locations PAN India. Another complication gets added in the form of different types

Transforming Retail Habits – is There a Clear Direction to The End State

By : CIOL Bureau

Landscape of retail in India has been very dynamic in the past decade. While e-commerce players are trying to pull out all stops to make break-throughs, offline retail players too have now warmed up to the fact that they are

Retail in the Age of AI

By : CIOL Bureau

By Jonathan Wood, General Manager, India, Middle East, and Africa (IMEA) There’s broad acceptance that artificial intelligence (AI) is here. However, we’re still figuring out how to apply it across retail businesses for supply chains, operations, omnichannel experiences, or even

Omni-channel fulfillment: As in the wizarding world of Harry Potter!

Dheeraj Shah & Tejal Kothari As technology becomes advanced and all pervasive, customers, today, expect retail organizations to be none less than the wizards. However, the expectations of instantaneous fulfillment with no additional cost are driving tremendous amount of pressure

Ritu Kumar relies on retail analytics for better merchandising decisions

MUMBAI, INDIA: Ritu Kumar, one of the most admired designer-wear brands in India has chosen Manthan’s Retail Analytics solution to power key merchandising decisions. As Ritu Kumar and its sub-brand ‘Label’ cater to an increasingly diverse global consumer base, Ritu

Shoppers Stop nods at Omni-Mobility to boost sales

NEW DELHI: Shoppers Stop has announced a collaboration with Cisco to implement Cisco Wireless Solution across

No Pressure about loans, TTK’s new recipe

BANGALORE, INDIA: Despite a ginormous landscape for SME lending market in India, it keeps popping as an

Dassault Systèmes enhances solutions portfolio for CPG & retail clients

BANGALORE, INDIA: Dassault Systèmes  has launched three new industry solution experiences and the enhancement of its

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

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

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

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