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NRF 2023: The Top Trends & Technologies Shaping the Future Customer Experience

  Retail was the main attraction at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City on January 14-17, 2023. NRF 2023 was back in the Big Apple with a full slate of Read more


February 7, 2023

Tucson, AZ, February 3, 2023 – Walbro, LLC continues to focus on innovation and protect its intellectual property.  Walbro was granted 24 patents in 2021 and 19 in 2022 respectively.    The new patents cover an array of products across our fuel systems and engine management business units.  Walbro has been granted over 1900 patents since […]

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Sustainability in Industry 4.0
The Need for Sustainability in Industry 4.0
February 7, 2023

What is Industry 4.0? A revolution that has many names, Industry 4.0 is the name of the 21st century technology boom that is creating advanced AI, robotics, and smart, connected devices. But how can industry 4.0 help change the way businesses conduct business? On this episode of “What Just Happened?“, host Christine Russo spoke […]

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Secondary Ticket Market Prices Spike with LeBron James on the Verge of History
February 7, 2023

38,387 points. That’s the number of points scored by all-time NBA points leader Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. And all that separates LeBron James from surpassing that number is 36 points. LeBron’s career average is 27.2 points scored per game. That number puts James on pace to overtake Jabbar’s record on February 9 when the Lakers face […]

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NRF 2023: The Top Trends & Technologies Shaping the Future Customer Experience
January 23, 2023

Retail was the main attraction at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City on January 14-17, 2023. NRF 2023 was back in the Big Apple with a full slate of speakers, 100 sessions, and exhibitions from more than 950 major players in all facets of the retail space. What were some […]

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Black Friday 2022 In-Review: How Did Supply Chain Challenges and Consumer Pessimism Turn into Record Sales?
November 30, 2022

Black Friday 2022 and its cousin Cyber Monday are now behind us, and boy did they both make waves across retail. Not only did Black Friday’s in-store foot traffic break records according to NRF, but sales numbers seem to show that Black Friday 2022 and Cyber Monday 2022 sales are setting records, with Cyber Monday […]

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Why Virtual Dressing Rooms Will Be Key for Differentiating in Retail
March 9, 2022

The days of retail clothiers needing to stock multiple garment sizes could be drawing to a close. NOBAL Technologies developed a product poised to revolutionize the customer retail experience with its interactive iMirror solution. Daniel Maher, VP of Technology at NOBAL, joined Retail Refined’s Melissa Gonzalez at NRF to talk about the positive impact iMirror […]

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How Fast Fashion Can Fix Its Sustainability Reputation Through the Supply Chain
March 1, 2022

While at the world’s largest retail conference and expo, Retail Refined Host Melissa Gonzalez spoke with Chris Georgen, Founder and Chief Architect of Topl, a company that sits at the intersection of sustainability, deep-technology, and innovation. Topl, whose mission is to build trust between consumers and products, is set largely within an industry which […]

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Bringing the Edge to Retail: How AI-Powered Computing Redefines Brick & Mortar 
February 8, 2022

The retail industry’s technology adoption has been slow but steady. As data becomes more critical to the customer journey, the sector needs new ways to process and manage the data where it is, which could be hundreds or thousands of locations. Realizing this goal will depend upon edge computing, a powerful computational weight that can […]

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Last-Mile Drone Delivery Takes Flight in 2022
February 7, 2022

Drone delivery has been captivating audiences for years. Consumers are eager to see it come to fruition across the globe, and operators are working to accelerate its capabilities, while retailers are preparing for a multitude of use cases. In 2022, the widespread adoption and usability of drone delivery will find its wings. So, what can […]

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The Top Six Retail Trends from NRF 2022
January 28, 2022

Retail is ready to apply the last two years of pandemic disruptions to new strategies for success, innovation, and resiliency. That much was clear at the National Retail Federation’s Big Show earlier in January, where even in the face of COVID concerns, retail professionals came en masse to get a pulse on where their colleagues […]

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Does the Key To Retail Sustainability Lie In Decision Intelligence
January 25, 2022

Summary: Even with the National Retail Federation Retail’s Big Show wrapping up, the lessons learned from this years convention will ripple through the rest of the year. With retail constantly changing how it needs to capture and retain the customer, finding new ways to implement the world’s cutting edge technology to make the industry […]

Read More Announces Partnership with The Lionesque Group and MG2 to Deliver Pop-Up Shop Analytics for Retailers
January 16, 2022

NRF Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, NYC, Booth #948  – January 16, 2022 –, the industry’s first and only Artificial Intelligence (AI) powered Spatial Intelligence platform, announced today it has partnered with The Lionesque Group, an award-winning experiential retail strategy and design studio, and its parent company, MG2 Corporation, a global design and architecture firm, to bring real-time […]

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