Healthcare Now – What’s Next in the Americas
As we look forward into 2021, there is great opportunity around how technology can help enable the administration of the COVID vaccine.
#CiscoChat Cloud Optimization with Cisco Black Friday/Cyber Monday Recap + Data Security
Whew! Black Friday and Cyber Monday came and went quickly this year! With these two biggest annual shopping days coming earlier every year and more and more consumers taking advantage of outstanding online shopping opportunities, we decided to host a #CiscoChat just for those of you in the retail industry to discuss your discoveries. During […]
How to Create an Omnichannel Strategy that’s Worth Celebrating
This holiday season customers have more ways to shop than ever before. Retailers are making it easier to get the right presents by providing enhanced delivery options – from buy online, pick up in store (BOPIS) to curbside pickup. While this freedom is empowering for customers, it creates a new level of complexity for retailers […]
3 Ways Santa’s Store Helpers are Making Shopping Easier this Holiday Season
Holiday shopping isn’t like it used to be. Retail sales associates – a.k.a Santa’s helpers – are taking on more than just ushering shoppers into fitting rooms and helping them check out. Today, their role more resembles that of a concierge. Here are three ways the role of the sales associate is changing: #1: The […]
Take the Chaos Out of Holiday Shopping and Increase Sales By 50%
‘Tis the season for bold and forward-thinking retailers to try new things! Excitement is building as many innovative retailers focus on areas to make the holiday shopping experience better for...
Join Me On June 25 for an Hour on Analytics
Hello, everyone! I hope you enjoyed my last blog on some of the most popular use cases for analytics in the store. I hope you are also aware of an exciting three-part series of one-hour free webcasts that Cisco is currently doing on analytics. We don’t usually go down so far into a single topic […]
Retail Analytics for an Omnichannel World
Hello, there! My name is Kathryn Howe, and I’m a senior advisor in Cisco’s Retail Industry Practice. I am joining this blog to write regularly on my favorite topic and one of today’s hottest retail trends: Shopper behavior analytics and how they can support omnichannel selling. Your store is probably among those that are collecting […]