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High-Impact Consumer Path-to-Purchase Strategies in Apparel Retail


Location awareness and messaging along a consumer’s path to purchase can make a big impact for Apparel retailers in building loyalty and margins. Download this new EKN Research report to understand how….

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2015 Retail Point-of-Sale Blueprint


With the average age of POS platform being 6.9 years, the retail industry needs to address aging and outdated POS systems or face compliance penalties, security risks and limited ability to meet growing business needs. As a result, a majority of the surveyed retailers (6 in 10) are planning to replace their POS platform over the next 24 months…

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Un-Masking the Phantom Customer in Stores: A Grocery & General Merchandise Perspective


In-Store location-based promotions are the next big tool for grocery and general merchandise retailers with over 90% of the industry rolling them out in the next 12-24 months. Download this special EKN Research Grocery industry impact report to gain insights into business challenges, capabilities and technology enablers…

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2015 & Beyond: 8 Big Impact Retail Industry Business & Technology Investments


The infographic illustrates 8 big impact business and technology investment trends in retail for 2015 & beyond…

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2015 Retail Point-of-Sale Blueprint

With the average age of POS platform being 6.9 years, the retail industry needs to address aging and outdated POS systems or face compliance penalties, security risks and limited ability to meet growing business needs. As a result, a majority of the surveyed retailers...

Webinar: 2015 Retail Point-of-Sale Blueprint

Sahir Anand, EKN’s VP Research & Principal Analyst, presented findings from a recently completed survey of 85+ US retailers as part of EKN’s “2015 Retail Point-of-Sale Blueprint” industry benchmark. This webinar was an exclusive, invite-only preview...

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The Allure of Location Awareness and Role of Mobile

The ability of a mobile device to track a customer’s geo-location in real-time with accuracy has the potential for driving deeper customer engagement. With smartphone penetration in the US reaching at 74%, this represents a significant market share of the buying...

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