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Omni-Channel Training Allows Small Retailers to Shine

Posted by Dean Asher on 6/17/13 11:00 PM

The article Omni-Channel Training Allows Small Retailers to Shine was written by David Mielach, BusinessNewsDaily Staff Writer, for BusinessNewsDaily.com. He offers excellent advice on the next big trend in retail and why stores need to take notice now.

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JC Penney Using iPod Touches to Revamp Customer Service

Posted by admin on 4/11/13 11:00 PM

The following excerpt, from the article How JC Penney is using iPod Touches to revamp customer service in 1,100 stores, was written by and published on CiteWorld.com. View the full article for more information on how JC Penney is using their mobile technology and their future plans for the POS option.

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Popularity of Mobile POS Increases at Major Retail Locations

Posted by admin on 3/18/13 11:00 PM

The following excerpt is from the article J.C. Penney rings up 25% of store sales via mobile devices and was written by Bill Briggs, senior editor for InternetRetailer.com. View the full article for more information on the results major retail chains are seeing with Mobile POS devices.

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The Impact of Checkout Time on Customer Service Perception

Posted by admin on 3/6/13 10:00 PM

The following excerpt is from an article written by Perry Kuklin, director of marketing and business development for Lavi Industries, and published on RetailCustomerExperience.com. Read the full article for further insight on the topic.

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Must-Have Technology for Today's Retailers

Posted by admin on 1/30/13 10:00 PM

The following is an excerpt from the article 'Mobile POS is a must-have for retailers: report' written by and published on Mobile Commerce Daily. Tode offers a look at the future of retail in the importance of mobility in stores' strategies. Take a look:

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Forget The Register: Stores Use Mobile To Make Sales On The Spot

Posted by admin on 12/17/12 10:00 PM

The following article was written by Wendy Kaufman for NPR.org.

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The Motivation to go Mobile

Posted by admin on 7/12/12 11:00 PM

The following excerpt is from the article 76% of small retailers not gone mobile, even though 89% want to, finds study, written by for Internet Retailing.

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Expand Your Sales Opportunities with Mobile Technology

Posted by admin on 1/26/12 10:00 PM

The following excerpt, from the article Serve Customers Anywhere, was written by M.V. Greene for NRF's STORES magazine. View the full article.

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MBS Solutions Series: Expand Your Opportunities

Posted by admin on 7/13/11 11:00 PM

In the article Bricks’ Still Strong in a ‘Clicks’ World, published in NACS June 17 edition of the Campus Marketplace e-newsletter by Michael von Glahn, Editor of The College Store magazine, CAMEX attendees identified a list of both positive and negative issues affecting the collegiate retail industry.

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How Retailers and Customers Use Tablet Devices

Posted by admin on 6/6/11 11:00 PM

This article was originally published on NRF's Retail's BIG Blog By Kathy Grannis, NRF spokesperson. View full article.

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