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Breaking Down the Retail Complications

Robert Mills, EVP, Chief Technology, Digital Commerce and Strategy Officer, Tractor Supply Company

Bringing the Power of Lithium-Ion for IoT and Edge Computing Applications through APC Smart-UPS

Pankaj Sharma, Senior Vice President, Home & Business Networks, Schneider Electric

The 360 Degree Customer

Mark Horbal, CIO, SVP-IT, EVP Corporate Vision and Innovation, SpringBIG

Why are Ecommerce Teams and Stores Teams Misaligned to the Desires of their Target Consumer?

Richie Proud, Vice President Merchandise Planning, Allocation, and Product Insights, Groupe Dynamite

Why are Ecommerce Teams and Stores Teams Misaligned to the Desires of their Target Consumer?

E-commerce provides brands with the platform to take a stance, share their story, and create a stimulating brand senses experience - one that will determine whether a new customer walks into

Amazon's Secret Weapon in the Fight to Improve Product Information

Stephanie Leffler, CEO, OneSpace

Amazon's Secret Weapon in the Fight to Improve Product Information

Amazon has grown their ecommerce empire by building infrastructure to power their operation and then releasing that infrastructure to other companies in the form of services in the cloud.

The Benefits of Tinkering over Reinvention

Andy Mulcahy, Strategy and Insight Director, IMRG

We have all had occasions where we’ve felt that a lack of cutting-edge technology is holding us back. ‘If only this system could talk to this one’; ‘if we put an AI solution in

Artificial and Emotional Intelligence: The Corporate Balancing Act

Nick Burton, Vice President Digital Development, Avon

Artificial and Emotional Intelligence: The Corporate Balancing Act

Companies are standing on the precipice of technological revolutions every. Single. Day. Coupled with an increasing need to understand workforces and customers, balancing human

How will the Internet of Things (IoT) Truly Transform the Retail Industry

Rohan Penman, Global Head of Technology, T2 Tea

How will the Internet of Things (IoT) Truly Transform the Retail Industry

Often solutions are not customer facing, but should aim to provide a seamless experience to ultimately benefit both the efficiency of the business and ultimately the customer.

The Evolution of Technology for E-commerce

Robert Killory, Chief Innovation Officer, 3CLogic

The Evolution of Technology for E-commerce

Data from every channel should be aggregated and organized in order to garner key business intelligence across channels and specific to each channel.

Harnessing the Power of Personalization

Jean-Francois Bessiron, VP Goods International, Groupon

Harnessing the Power of Personalization

Companies seem to be good at collecting data on customers but have not quite tackled how to operationalise that data and use it for the benefit of the customers

Business-to-Business Payments at a Crossroad

Guy R. Berg, Vice President Payments, Standards and Outreach Group at Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Business-to-Business Payments at a Crossroad

Banks, corporations and their supporting payment processors are at a crossroad for enabling the mass connectivity necessary to support Business to Business (B2B) electronic payments, invoicing and remittance information exchange.

Mobisoft: Streamlining B2B E-Commerce at Fingertips

Matan Holander, VP Business Development

Mobisoft: Streamlining B2B E-Commerce at Fingertips

Business-to-business (B2B) e-commerce has evolved at multiple levels. Evidently, understanding the unique purchasing preferences of the modern day buyers have become increasingly critical to the long-term growth of B2B merchants.

How the Internet of Things is Changing the Approach to Technology and Business

Ed McLaughlin, CIO, Mastercard

How the Internet of Things is Changing the Approach to Technology and Business

The line between online and offline is progressively being obliterated–every device can now be intelligently connected.

Enabling Technology Driven Business Transformation

Paul Scorza, CIO, Ahold USA, Inc.

Over the past couple of years, there has been a shift in the role of the CIO at Ahold USA. Until recently, the role of the CIO, and IT in general, had been viewed as a support function.

POS Systems Can Now Become Artificial Intelligence Weapons

Lucas E. Wall, CEO, ROI Checker

POS Systems Can Now Become Artificial Intelligence Weapons

In recent years we have seen significant scientific contributions to the field of human influence, which studies how the people we know and interact with influence the decisions we make.

Autonomy with Constraints Empowers Teams to Deliver Results

David Jensen, Director of Ecommerce Engineering, Photobox

Autonomy with Constraints Empowers Teams to Deliver Results

Technology has grown from an ignored support function to a position of leadership, setting an example for the rest of the business.

Serving Soldiers and Airmen - Online and Around the World

Phil Stevens, CAO & CIO, Army & Air Force Exchange Service

Serving Soldiers and Airmen - Online and Around the World

Retail is the most competitive sector in business today with rapid innovation in the customer journey and the “last mile” of fulfillment.

Leveraging Technology to Better Connect the Human Element

Russ Reynolds, CEO, Batteries Plus Bulbs

Leveraging Technology to Better Connect the Human Element

When discussing technology and its effects on human relations, we often refer to a phenomenon wherein mobile devices and computers are replacing face-to-face interaction.

Real Talk from Shoptalk: Brick and Mortar Remains a Key Component of Effective Omnichannel

Kyu Cho, VP, Nisum

Real Talk from Shoptalk: Brick and Mortar Remains a Key Component of Effective Omnichannel

According to recent numbers from the U.S. Department of Commerce, e-commerce sales accounted for 10.6 percent of total retail sales by the end of 2015.