The Internet of Things (IoT) unleashes valuable business insights through data that’s gathered at every level of a retail organization. With IoT and data analytics, retailers now have the capability to gather insight into customer behavior, offer more personalized experiences, achieve better inventory accuracy, create greater supply chain efficiencies, and so much more. But with data comes great risk. A recent report by security firm Thales and 451 Research found that 43 percent of retailers have experienced a data breach in the past year, with a third reporting more than one breach.1
Intel® technology-based gateways and Asavie, a provider of next-gen enterprise mobility management and IoT connectivity solutions, offer a security connectivity solution that minimizes the effort and cost to businesses to ensure safety from cybersecurity attacks. In addition, the Intel/Asavie IoT solution provides retailers with a solid basis to build their smart, connected projects:
Published By: Sage EMEA
Published Date: Jan 29, 2019
SagecommissionedForresterConsultingtoconducta TotalEconomicImpact™(TEI)studytoexaminethe potentialreturnoninvestment(ROI)organizationsmay realizebydeployingits Enterprise Management solutionas part of Sage Business Cloud.Thepurpose ofthisstudyistoprovidereaders withaframework to evaluatethepotentialfinancialimpactof Enterprise Managementwithintheir organizations. Tobetter understandthebenefits,costs,andrisks associatedwithaninvestmentinEnterprise Management,Forrester conducted in-depth interviews withtwoEnterprise Managementcustomers. For a brief description of each customer, see the Analysis section. According toSage,Enterprise Managementis an integratedand globalenterprise business management solution for purchasing, manufacturing, inventory, sales, customer service,and financial management. Formoredetails ontheEnterprise Management solution,seeAppendix A. For this TEI study, Forrester has created a compositeOrganizationto illustrate the quantifiable benefits and costs of investing i
Published By: Promisec
Published Date: Mar 20, 2012
One of the greatest challenges to enforcing IT security and compliance lies at the endpoints, especially within Microsoft infrastructures. Learn how agentless technology has become mandatory in seeing, analyzing, and fixing Windows endpoint issues.
As a business owner, you’re constantly checking your bottom line.
One of the biggest problems small businesses face today is the lack of increasing cash flow. But are you keeping track of the factors that are affecting that number? If you’re like most retailers, your cash flow is incredibly dependent on your inventory levels. But how do you free up inventory to have more cash on hand?
Read on to learn more about how you can quickly put your business back in the green when it comes to cash flow!
If you’re a business owner juggling several different stores, it may be hard to keep your eye on the prize. Understanding how all of your stores are performing when it comes to inventory and your ROI is a crucial aspect of making your multi-store operation successful.
What if we told you that you could effectively manage all of your
stores’ inventory and ROI through one intuitive inventory system?
The reality of retail today is that technology is crucial in helping
you effectively execute a smart business strategy.
Read on to find out how you can use your technology to increase your business’ overall success.
Do you know how your inventory is really doing? Do you have enough stock on hand? What are your top selling items?
If you are unable to answer these questions, it might be time to consider rethinking how you manage your inventory. Inventory management allows you to run your business in the most effective and profitable way. When your inventory isn’t moving out the door, you are actually losing money. Are you aware of the best practices you should be using to manage your inventory?
Read on to find out what you can be doing to better manage your inventory!
Taking physical inventory can seem like a tedious task, especially if you expect to rely completely on your inventory management solution. While it is very important to have retail management software that keeps track of your inventory, there are some things the software just can’t account for. This is where you come in. We have tips and advice that will help you count inventory in the most efficient way.
This eight-page overview highlights Zebra’s portfolio of solutions for the healthcare industry, including asset tracking, inventory management and access control. Harnessing the potential of cloud computing and the Internet of Things (IoT), and combining technologies such as barcoding, RFID and mobile computing, Zebra’s advanced healthcare technology solutions go beyond standard machine-to-machine communication to create a seamlessly integrated solution that facilitates best practices.
In the age of evolving shopper expectations and technology advancements, the global retail industry is in the midst of a profound shift in retail operations. To gain a deeper understanding of retailers’ focus, concerns and investment plans, Zebra conducted a global research study across a wide spectrum of retail segments, including: specialty stores, department stores, apparel merchants, supermarkets, electronics, home improvement and drugstore chains. The results of this study are shared in this 2017 Retail Vision Study.
Founded in 1898, the department store chain The Bon-Ton Stores has a long history of innovation. One of the largest regional department store operators in the United States, the retailer is constantly implementing new strategies and technologies to improve customer service in all of its sales channels – beginning with enhancing the customer’s experience on the sales floor.
Consumers worldwide continue to adopt and use technology in their shopping experience.
Faced with rising customer expectations and increasing competitive pressures, retailers
now are prioritizing in-store innovation. Many retailers have adopted multichannel
implementations, in which mobile, web, and in-store shopping are enabled but not delivered
consistently to the customer. The next step in this evolution is an omnichannel strategy, now
being deployed by some retailers, which presents a consistent shopping experience across
mobile, web, and in-store channels. Omnichannel also enables retailers to integrate back-end
infrastructure technologies (e.g., servers, databases, etc.) and cloud-based services (e.g., loyalty
programs, personalized recommendations, inventory management, etc.) to improve many
aspects of store and enterprise operations.
An omnichannel strategy relies on several core and supporting technologies. The key factors in
evaluating any omnichannel-enabling solution includ
End users expect to be able to work anywhere, at any time, and from any device. Additionally, they expect a similar experience for accessing work apps and data across all their devices—desktop, laptop, tablet, and smartphone. Meeting these expectations is becoming more and more complex for IT teams that continue to use multiple disconnected tools to manage mobile and desktop devices.
A unified endpoint management (UEM) solution provides a holistic and user-centric approach to managing all endpoints. VMware AirWatch® Unified Endpoint Management™ provides IT with a comprehensive view of asset inventory and full lifecycle management of endpoints across the organization.
Read more to learn why leading organizations around the world rely on VMware AirWatch unified endpoint management for their enterprise mobility solution.
Because inventory is usually one of the biggest numbers on their balance sheet, effective inventory control and management is a vital function to help insure the continued success of distribution and manufacturing and companies.
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