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Uber?s Making It Easier to Be a Lazy Fashionista

Uber?s Making It Easier to Be a Lazy Fashionista | Relevant Retail | Scoop.it

Uber is making our online shopping habits that much easier to indulge. The company announced on Thursday that its UberRush service, which was introduced in October, will now provide same-day deliveries for a variety of...

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Rebecca Minkoff Flagship Joins Tech & Service With a Touch - Apparel News

Rebecca Minkoff Flagship Joins Tech & Service With a Touch - Apparel News | Relevant Retail | Scoop.it
Since e-commerce business started skyrocketing nearly a decade ago, bricks-and-mortar retailers have wondered how they could inject the best of the e-commerce experience into physical stores.
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Street Talk Hy-Vee launches online shopping for Columbia stores - Columbia Daily Tribune

Street Talk Hy-Vee launches online shopping for Columbia stores - Columbia Daily Tribune | Relevant Retail | Scoop.it
Grocery shoppers short on time — or the patience to deal with crowds — are in luck.
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Macy's mobile app tackles local store search — and demonstrates why it's so ... - Computerworld

Macy's mobile app tackles local store search — and demonstrates why it's so ... - Computerworld | Relevant Retail | Scoop.it
When Macy's this month upgraded its mobile app to allow shoppers to theoretically limit searches to a particular store, it illustrated how different such efforts can be. When we tried to use the service, it blew up at almost every step.
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Urban Outfitters' Terrain takes guesswork out of shopping with mobile makeover - Mobile Commerce Daily - Web site development

Urban Outfitters' Terrain takes guesswork out of shopping with mobile makeover - Mobile Commerce Daily - Web site development | Relevant Retail | Scoop.it
Urban Outfitters’ Terrain takes guesswork out of shopping with mobile makeover http://t.co/g5fT2Mbn0i @MCommerceDaily #mobilizingshoppers
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Former Apple retail chief takes on Amazon with personalized gadget delivery

Former Apple retail chief and one-time JC Penney CEO Ron Johnson is launching a new online startup that sells smartphones, tablets, and other gadgets with free in-home setup services. As The Wall...
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You can now shop at Walmart inside an iPhone messaging app - BGR

You can now shop at Walmart inside an iPhone messaging app - BGR | Relevant Retail | Scoop.it
Facebook isn’t the only company that’s bringing more and more complex features to its messaging app that go beyond the app’s main purpose. Just like Facebook, other apps are considering similar fea...
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Net-a-Porter's New Social Shopping App Might Be Fashion's Smartest Data Play

Net-a-Porter's New Social Shopping App Might Be Fashion's Smartest Data Play | Relevant Retail | Scoop.it
On Wednesday, Net-a-Porter is launching the Net Set, an app for iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch that unites the retailer's enviable e-commerce capabilities with a social function that encourages more spending -- and, crucially, allows the luxury giant...
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Nordstrom's multi-billion dollar plan for e-commerce domination - Fortune

Nordstrom's multi-billion dollar plan for e-commerce domination - Fortune | Relevant Retail | Scoop.it
Nordstrom laid out an aggressive capital spending plan aimed at keeping its edge over other retailers in the e-commerce wars.
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Target tweaks free shipping policy to lure online shoppers - ZDNet

Target tweaks free shipping policy to lure online shoppers - ZDNet | Relevant Retail | Scoop.it
Take that, Amazon. Target cuts its free shipping eligibility to $25, less than the minimum required by its main discounter rivals.
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Tommy Hilfiger using Twitter Mirror at NY Fashion Week - Essential Retail

Tommy Hilfiger using Twitter Mirror at NY Fashion Week - Essential Retail | Relevant Retail | Scoop.it
Tommy Hilfiger is using software backstage at New York Fashion Week that allows models to share images of the designer's range on Twitter prior to hitting the catwalk.
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Augmented Reality Technology Shapes the Future of Retail and Commerce | Augmented Reality Trends

Augmented Reality Technology Shapes the Future of Retail and Commerce | Augmented Reality Trends | Relevant Retail | Scoop.it
Smartphones, powered by augmented reality technology, has begun to flood the retail industry. But before getting into the topic how retailers can use the latest
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Here's how Apple's new retail boss is revamping stores | ET Retail

Here's how Apple's new retail boss is revamping stores | ET Retail | Relevant Retail | Scoop.it
Apple hired Angela Ahrendts away from Burberry in 2013 to take its retail stores in a new direction...
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Technology key to CVS' disruption of the healthcare industry - FierceHealthIT

Technology key to CVS' disruption of the healthcare industry - FierceHealthIT | Relevant Retail | Scoop.it
For many patients, access and affordability often are the most important determinants as to where, when and how they will receive care. To that end, CVS Health's status as a disruptor in the healthcare industry continues to grow.
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Heard of Amazon Dash? Yet Another Amazon Prime Perk You Might Want to Try

Heard of Amazon Dash? Yet Another Amazon Prime Perk You Might Want to Try | Relevant Retail | Scoop.it
A few weeks ago, Amazon rolled out its latest perk for Prime members: Amazon Dash. The company first announced the innovation on March 31, and, at the time, plenty of people thought the little gadg...
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Online Shopping To Be Available At Certain Kroger Stores

Online Shopping To Be Available At Certain Kroger Stores | Relevant Retail | Scoop.it
If you detest long lines at the grocery store, $5 can save you a lot of headache.Some local Kroger  stores have decided to take shopping to the internet and to do all the work for you.Kroger person...
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Why Nordstrom is the Amazon of department stores

Why Nordstrom is the Amazon of department stores | Relevant Retail | Scoop.it
The luxury department store chain laid out its five-year plan for e-commerce and store expansion, showing how it's focused on growth rather than profits.
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Former Apple Retail Boss Ron Johnson Unwraps New Web Startup 'Enjoy' - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Former Apple Retail Boss Ron Johnson Unwraps New Web Startup 'Enjoy' - Wall Street Journal (blog) | Relevant Retail | Scoop.it
Ron Johnson is officially taking the wraps off his new startup that aims to bring a personal touch to online retail.
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Tango app launches mobile shopping feature with Walmart, Alibaba - CNET

Tango app launches mobile shopping feature with Walmart, Alibaba - CNET | Relevant Retail | Scoop.it
Popular messaging app creates new shopping site with top retailer Walmart and e-commerce giant Alibaba as partners.

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Century 21 Department Store Selects Mi9 Retail Merchandising and Business ... - PR Newswire (press release)

Century 21 Department Store Selects Mi9 Retail Merchandising and Business ... - PR Newswire (press release) | Relevant Retail | Scoop.it
MIAMI, May 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Mi9 Retail, the premier provider of enterprise...
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GameStop Shops Use Video to Help Combat Online Rivals - Wall Street Journal (blog)

GameStop Shops Use Video to Help Combat Online Rivals - Wall Street Journal (blog) | Relevant Retail | Scoop.it
GameStop is fighting back against online rivals by streaming video content directly to consumers' mobile devices when they visit its stores. The effort is part of the company's strategy to better engage consumers with more digital capabilities.
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Asda builds bridges between digital and the store as it invests to reflect changing shopping behaviour

Asda builds bridges between digital and the store as it invests to reflect changing shopping behaviour | Relevant Retail | Scoop.it
.@Asda invest £600m bringing stores&online together http://t.co/tFcV3JHV7U Learn more #Omnichannel at #IRX15 reg FREE http://t.co/GzO3JQFHQQ
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Walmart Expands Online Grocery Shopping Efforts After Strong Repeat Business

Walmart Expands Online Grocery Shopping Efforts After Strong Repeat Business | Relevant Retail | Scoop.it
Walmart today expanded its online grocery-shopping service, which allows customers to shop online then pick up at their local stores, to a new market:..
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Retailers: it’s not the technology you use, it’s the way you use it

Retailers: it’s not the technology you use, it’s the way you use it | Relevant Retail | Scoop.it
Far from choking the high street, digital technology will bring new life to physical stores – but only if it’s right
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New NCR Corp. invention could end grocery store checkout lanes - Atlanta Business Chronicle

New NCR Corp. invention could end grocery store checkout lanes - Atlanta Business Chronicle | Relevant Retail | Scoop.it
Tech giant NCR has developed what it calls a "whole store scanner" that it says could "revolutionize the checkout process for retailers and consumers."
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