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By Giada Pezzini -
Why you need mobile Point of Sale in your sports and outdoors store

Retail stores for outdoors equipment present an interesting contradiction. While targeting people who love being active and exploring the world, the actual stores are often crowded indoor ...

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LS Nav 11.04: new mobility features, improved stock management, better kitchen management

Version 11.04 of LS Nav was released on September 27th, 2018. Here is a rundown of all updated and brand new features that are now available in the system.   Offer mobile service In this ...

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By Giada Pezzini -
4 ideas to drive engagement in your electronics stores

Fluorescent lighting, no parking and long lineups full of crying children are nuisances that people, begrudgingly, have had to deal with when going shopping. That is, before online ...

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By Giada Pezzini -
5 clear signs you need Business Intelligence in your retail business

As a retail business owner with access to the internet, you have probably heard of Business Intelligence, and maybe discounted it as a catchphrase used by marketing experts to sell their ...

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What retail CEOs need to know to lead their business into the future

According to The DNA of the Future Retail CEO from the World Retail Congress, the top two current and future technical skills for retail CEOs are: Understanding of digital commerce and ...

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3 signs that you are using the wrong POS system in your restaurant

If you run a restaurant business – be it a chain of fast casual eateries, a friendly café or an elegant restaurant – you know how important the Point of Sale (POS) is. From a simple ...

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By Giada Pezzini -
How to create immersive retail customer experiences that entice all 5 senses

Everyone seems to be talking about the customer experience. But in practice, what does it translates to? In the past few years, retail brands have been implementing different strategies to ...

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How to use your loyalty program to enhance the customer experience in-store

There is no doubt that loyalty programs can bring great benefits to customers and businesses alike. In fact, 81 percent of consumers say that loyalty programs make them more likely to ...

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How to increase sales in your furniture stores during off-peak hours

Consumers who are shopping for furniture are increasingly researching their potential purchases online and visiting the store less than just a few years ago. In 2006, people who were ...

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By Giada Pezzini -
5 smart ways to encourage impulse buys in your store

Around 70 percent of shoppers’ purchase decisions are made in-store, according to research by OgilvyAction. This makes bricks-and-mortar stores an ideal channel to encourage impulse buys. ...

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By Josefine Jensen Wulff -
Make your restaurant an Instagram sensation: six do’s and don’ts

Once upon a time, a restaurant could get popular just by virtue of your dishes’ quality; those days are over. Today, the looks of the food in your restaurant are as important as the flavor ...

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Amazon’s store innovations will benefit you, as well

Brian Kilcourse, managing partner of RSR Research, recently visited the Amazon Go's prototype convenience store in Seattle, a concept being closely watched for its cutting-edge automation ...

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The 4 top trends influencing the travel retail industry

Travel retailers can look forward to growing sales over the next few years, according to market research organization Technavio. The prediction? Global duty-free retail will grow 8.56 per ...