The Rise of the Smart Store

A host of technologies including the Internet of Things, Smart Shelves, beacons and others are converging in the retail space to create the store of the future. Network connectivity is the glue that holds it all together.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: Cradlepoint




[WEBINAR] Eliminating Islands of Technology in the Age of the Customer

Forrester Research principal analyst Brendan Witcher and Ryan Parker from Intel, discuss insights from an Intel-commissioned survey of retail decision makers in the US, UK, Germany, Japan and China. Download now!

Type: Webinar

Sponsor: Intel Corporation




Transparent Displays Transform Signage

Along with the optimization of standard advertising spaces, transparent displays allow for the creation of completely new ones.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: Axis4 Media


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Is your digital strategy ready for tomorrow's marketplace?

Today's business climate is dominated by companies that embrace technology and data to transform industries.

ICX Summit reveals the interesting times we live in

Random acts of digital don't work anymore. Only 8 percent of customers believe retailers deliver a good customer experience. These are interesting times indeed for those in the business of boosting customer experience.

Does 4K even matter?

4K resolution looks good on paper, but does it matter in the long run?

How do you get employees to buy into interactive technology?

Brick and mortar retailers implementing interactive ordering options for customers need the full support of their employees for the solutions to be successful. Achieving employee buy-in needs to be part of the project from the beginning, according to a panel that addressed this topic during the Interactive Customer Experience Summit.

3 keys to interactive digital signage solutions

When determining whether to integrate interactive elements into your digital signage, you need to consider content, cost and potential pitfalls.

5 ways digital signage can improve employee engagement

There is no debating the economic benefit of employee engagement. Results include higher productivity, better employee retention, a positive, more creative environment, and generally a better place to work for everyone. So how do you improve employee engagement in your organization? Here is a 5-step guide.

How to create an omnichannel experience

Before any retailer can map out a strategy for a seamless omnichannel customer journey they need to understand its definition, avoid skipping important first steps and establish a strategy well before embarking on the effort.

5 steps to choosing a digital signage manufacturer

A lot hinges on choosing a digital signage manufacturer to meet your project's goal. Your job is probably one of them, which is why selecting a digital signage provider is the single biggest challenge facing end-users. It's important to keep five steps in mind when selecting a provider.

Retailers use interactivity to build better customer experiences

If a retailer doesn't create a satisfactory customer experience, including in-store e-commerce options, shoppers will take their wallets elsewhere. Several retailers have learned this lesson and are using interactivity successfully to build better customer experiences.

Digital signage at the pump: a consumer's perspective

Digital signage at the pump can be a great boon for a gas station's business, but there are a few pitfalls to such a tool as well.

5 digital signage future trends set to change the market

In the future, digital signage will be smarter, trickier and more personalized, and that's just the beginning.

NRA 2017 in photos: Editors share top highlights

The editors of FastCasual, Pizza Marketplace, QSRWeb and Food Truck Operator share some highlights from the 2017 NRA show in Chicago.

Hacked digital signage displays porn in Union Station

Commuters at Union Station got a little more than they asked for when a recently installed display began to play porn videos.

Digital signage top 5 stories: April edition

Digital signage came driving through the restaurant industry last month, as readers devoured stories about McDonald's, Dunkin' Donuts, Dairy Queen and Subway. The top stories for April 2017 covered several topics in the restaurant industry, including customer experience, key digital signage lessons, and do's and don'ts for menu boards.

5 pitfalls to avoid when deploying digital signage

After implementing more than 200 networks, we've fallen down a few holes and tripped over some bumps. But you don't have to. Just listen to what we've learned about these five big pitfalls to avoid when implementing and running your digital signage network.

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Learn how digital signage technology can be used to shape positive customer experiences that enhance customer satisfaction and loyalty.

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