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Macy’s partners with Facebook, adds virtual reality to dozens of stores

Cincinnati-based retail giant Macy's Inc. is beefing up its in-store technology to drive sales and adding a partnership with Facebook to bring new brands...

Creativity Keeps Retail Leaders On Top

In a corporate culture in which change is the only constant, retailers face the special challenge of adapting to persistent flux in consumer attitudes...

Retailers Race for Fastest Delivery

Ever since Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods and the genesis of same-day, two-hour delivery from the grocery chain, traditional retailers have been scrambling to...

Tuple applies AI face recognition technology to unmanned stores

Tuple Technologies has successfully applied its AI-based facial recognition technology to unmanned stores, allowing many consumers to simultaneously enter and leave one by one...

The holiday season will be so huge it will overwhelm the stores

Retailers are making big hiring plans in anticipation of the holiday shopping rush. Gap said on Monday that it was bringing on 65,000 seasonal...

Oklahoma Grocers to Deliver Items With Autonomous Vehicles

A group of Oklahoma-based grocers will start using autonomous delivery vehicles as part of their everyday operation, Commercial Carrier Journalreports. Uptown Grocery, Buy For...

Amazon Storefronts is a new retail hub exclusively for US small businesses

Amazon is introducing a new section of its massive online store called Amazon Storefronts, which will sell products exclusively from U.S. small and medium-sized...

Amazon’s cashier-free Go store opens in Chicago

Now that Amazon's proven the efficacy of Go with a trio of Seattle locations, the retail giant is starting to open up its cashier-free...

Supermarket chain iFresh to distribute biometric automated retail technology in the Americas

Leading Asian-American supermarket chain iFresh has agreed to become the exclusive distributor of biometric retail payments and unmanned smart retail technology from Xiamen Yidong...

Can a Retail Re-Brand Provide A Rebirth?

Retail rebranding happens all the time. Sometimes it is so subtle it is hard to know it happened. Other times, it can be shocking....