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Giada Pezzini

Giada is LS Retail's content manager, she is responsible for building the LS Retail brand identity as well as for producing the content that LS Retail distributes. When she is not busy researching topics, editing and writing, she entertains her fellow colleagues with witty food reviews and clever every-day life suggestions. When in doubt... just ask Giada!

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7 ways the Covid-19 pandemic will transform physical retail stores long-term

The Covid-19 crisis has forced retailers to transform at a speed hardly seen before in the industry. In just a few months’ time contactless shopping and payments have become mainstream, ...

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Deliver faster, better service with self-checkout technology

Self-checkout technology may be nothing new – but it’s hot news in retail. The global retail self-checkout market is expected to grow 10.3% year over year until 2024, Loss Prevention Media ...

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7 tips to deliver better online grocery shopping

The boom of online grocery shopping has been a long time coming. In 2015, more than one third (37%) of shoppers in Asia-Pacific regularly shopped for food online, Nielsen reports. Although ...

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4 ways you may be wasting your cloud spend, and how to avoid it

One of the big reasons businesses choose to take advantage of cloud computing is to become more agile and save resources across their business. But for many companies, unregulated cloud ...

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4 developing trends in retail pharmacy

The relationship between a retail pharmacy and its customers is built on trust. Your customers have intimate interactions with your brand that involve personal health details, and they want ...

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How to be productive working from home: tips from the LS Retail remote employees

The COVID-19 epidemic has brought many changes to businesses, one being a sudden shift to remote work for many employees. During the past few days, like many others, I have been trying to ...

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How to keep your retail employees and customers safe during the COVID-19 pandemic

Health crises are confusing and frightening. During uncertain times like these, customer-facing businesses such as retail stores must implement clear, stringent measures to ensure their ...

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4 trends that are changing the gas station industry

Filling and service stations are in a period of transformation. New forecourt locations are popping up in emerging markets, equipped with the latest technological automations for quicker ...

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5 ways to appeal to modern consumers and boost sales in your store

We hear a great deal about how modern consumers, and the whole retail landscape, are changing. Expert predictions about the latest trends, and how they will play out in the coming years, ...

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6 ways retailers are redefining the concept of store

Although brick-and-mortar retail is far from being dead, online is changing expectations towards frictionless, immediate shopping, where everything one needs – products, in-depth ...

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Kitchen Display System (KDS): what it is, and why you need it in your restaurant kitchen

How do you run your kitchen operation today? If you’re still using handwritten paper notes or printed tickets to process orders, then you’re not alone. But you could be missing out on a ...

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7 trends that will drive retail in 2020 according to NRF Retail’s Big Show

What are the biggest retail trends that will determine success or failure in the next decade? According to Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, “every retailer will need to build their own tech ...

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4 omni-channel failures that could easily have been avoided with the right management system

The average customer journey today may go through three, four, five channels, or even more. But who’s counting? Not consumers – they are not even thinking about channels anymore. For them, ...