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 […]
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 […]
Coaching our Channel to Success in the Sports, Retail & Hospitality Industries!
Before talking to our channel partners about the retail, hospitality, sports and entertainment industries, we are sure to be clear on the latest industry trends, market research, and data.
#CiscoChat Podcast | Ask the IoT Whiz: The Digital Age of Retail
In this 3rd installment of Ask the IoT Whiz, we're talking about retail in the digital age — a particularly pertinent topic as we roll into the holiday season and through mega shopping events like Black Friday and Cyber Monday.
Five to Thrive in a Disruptive Environment: Part 1
How do you innovate in a hyper-innovative environment? The best way is to look at what you want in an entirely different way—beginning with five ways to navigate and ultimately drive innovation.
Back to School 2017 Takeaways on the Customer Experience
Back to school (BTS) 2017 is officially in the books, and retailers are getting ready for the upcoming holiday season. Now is the time to reflect on key lessons learned for retailers. This year’s back-to-school sales were projected to be the most successful in the last five years, with total combined spending for college and […]
Five to Thrive in an Amazon World
Cisco's digital transformation assessment tool helps retailers to learn where they are on their digital business journey, then to survive and thrive in this digital era.
Blockchain in retail: Cisco launches new IoT alliance
You’ve probably been hearing a lot about blockchain in recent months. The technology offers new opportunities for better security for retailers, but so far it does not have a...