Competing to win in the high stakes world of Cisco branded merchandise
Fitting rooms represent an overlooked opportunity for physical retail success. Cisco's retail 'lab' allows experimentation to identify the key ingredients for figuring out what works. The store is open for questions.
The Future of Retail IoT and Automation
New IoT technologies are helping shift the retail industry toward stronger fundamentals. See us at Cisco Live where we will be demonstrating a reimagined Smart Cooler and a Toy Box, all on the same IoT platform.
7 Key Takeaways from NRF 2018
What grabbed the attention of retailers at the National Retail Federation 2018? The shiny toys within Cisco’s ToyBox– which which served as a fully functional toy store displaying our various retail tech solutions– definitely caught some eyes. Discussions that took place within the booth and at break-out sessions brought insight to the main factors impacting […]
Cisco at NRF and the foundation for digital transformation
With the National Retail Federation in full swing, the Cisco booth is bustling with visitors. The team has deployed its Toy Box – a fully functional toy store featuring solutions for seamless experiences among shoppers, store associates, managers, and IT teams. The Toy Box demonstrates how Cisco and our partners help make the entire retail […]
Our Top 3 Retail Posts of 2017
The holiday shopping season is in full swing, testing the limits of your supply chain, workforce, and customer service. Above all, your customers remain at the center. Anticipating their needs and interests, and optimizing their shopping experiences – whether in a brick and mortar store, on a mobile device, or from the comfort of their […]
Live #CiscoChat June 1st — Associate Productivity in the Digital Age
To create an amazing, customer-first shopping experience, you need the right customer, associate and business data — and the right digital capabilities. Join the #CiscoChat June 1st at 10am PT/1pm ET.
The 5 Critical Components of a Secure Store
In my last blog post, we discussed how the Cisco SAFE methodology can help you to implement a reliable security solution for your store. This approach can help you define and address each threat to the retail branch with corresponding security capabilities, architectures, and designs – guiding you to a complete security solution against everything […]
Cisco Readiness Assessment Tool Helps to Launch Your Digital Journey
“58% of business leaders are investing in either new digital products, services and digital channels to reach new customers in new ways.” – Boston Retail Partners Most of us know that change in any aspect of our lives can be daunting and takes time. However, we also know that change is not only constant, but […]
Keeping up with Cybersecurity Threats in the Digital Age
Retailers are embracing and adapting to digital innovations to keep pace with rapidly-evolving customer demands. Online and mobile purchases continue to increase exponentially. According to Deloitte, 58% of consumers have used their mobile device to browse an online shopping website or app. In fact, double-digit growth of e-commerce is expected globally until 2020, as retailers […]