Software // Enterprise Applications
News
1/20/2012
10:39 AM
Doug Henschen
Doug Henschen
Slideshows
Connect Directly
LinkedIn
Twitter
Google+
RSS
E-Mail
50%
50%

10 Big Tech Ideas For Retailers

Mobile and social lead the list of hot tech trends for retailers, but they had company at the National Retail Federation's Big Show 2012. Here's a basket full of ideas to check out.
Previous
5 of 11
Next


Ice.com Engages The Consumer
Online jewelry retailer Ice.com takes advantage of social media to engage and delight its customers. It serves up games and puzzles that unlock URLs for discount offers, and it conducts monthly "What's Your Style" polls. The items that get the most votes go on sale at the end of each month.

Recommended Reading

Social, Mobile Meet Shopping: Retailers Must Scramble

CES 2012's Big Sleeper: Near Field Communications

Walmart, FT Go Shopping For Mobile Talent

How Starbucks Taps 7 Tech Trends

Sam's Club Shares Early Holiday Deals Via Social, Mobile

Does E-Commerce On Social Networks Pay Yet?

5 Retailers That Impress On Facebook

5 E-Commerce Trends For SMBs In 2012

Previous
5 of 11
Next
Comment  | 
Print  | 
More Insights
Comments
Threaded  |  Newest First  |  Oldest First
wookiestyle
50%
50%
wookiestyle,
User Rank: Apprentice
1/22/2012 | 11:31:55 PM
re: 10 Big Tech Ideas For Retailers
http://prezi.com/lnkmadbxrhhg/...

http://www.kickstarter.com/pro...

This is my idea for a retailing product. A video chat home phone. Sure we got skype now but can your grandpa use it?
Building A Mobile Business Mindset
Building A Mobile Business Mindset
Among 688 respondents, 46% have deployed mobile apps, with an additional 24% planning to in the next year. Soon all apps will look like mobile apps and it's past time for those with no plans to get cracking.
Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
White Papers
Current Issue
InformationWeek Must Reads Oct. 21, 2014
InformationWeek's new Must Reads is a compendium of our best recent coverage of digital strategy. Learn why you should learn to embrace DevOps, how to avoid roadblocks for digital projects, what the five steps to API management are, and more.
Video
Slideshows
Twitter Feed
InformationWeek Radio
Archived InformationWeek Radio
A roundup of the top stories and trends on InformationWeek.com
Sponsored Live Streaming Video
Everything You've Been Told About Mobility Is Wrong
Attend this video symposium with Sean Wisdom, Global Director of Mobility Solutions, and learn about how you can harness powerful new products to mobilize your business potential.