Retail executives weigh in on the potential supply chain consequences of the 2016 presidential election Presidential elections can present a significant risk for retail businesses, which can suffer negative consequences from even the smallest legal or regulatory changes. When it comes to this year’s presidential race, both candidates share relatively similar positions on the topic… Read more »
What does your customer journey look like? When it comes to following the customer journey, retailers need to consider an array of important questions. Where are we meeting with our customers? Who are they, and how do they interact with us? What facets of our interactions are working, and which aren’t? Are we always working… Read more »
The past month brought a barrage of headlines about a topic that was once rarely seen in the news: the global supply chain. But with the recent bankruptcy of South Korean shipping company Hanjin, the retail industry has experienced such a profound disruption that it’s impossible to ignore. The news serves as a cautionary tale… Read more »
Fall is here, and so is the Pumpkin Spice Latte. Check out this infographic to see how Starbucks’ iconic coffee drink has created an economy all its own—and how the retail industry is cashing in on the PSL craze.
Infor Retail celebrates the convergence of technology and fashion at New York Fashion Week.
Steve Boese discusses why modern HR software is an investment every retailer should make.
DSW and Infor Retail are teaming up to transform the retail industry.
New shopper habits are forcing retailers to switch up their back-to-school strategies on the fly.
Nunzio Esposito, UX Director of Infor CX, shares his thoughts on reinventing retail enterprise software.
Social media platforms like Pinterest are quickly becoming some of retail’s most sought-after selling channels.
See how modern retailers can succeed using a Formula 1 racing technique called slipstreaming.
Some smart retailers are finding new ways to increase visibility during the Summer Games.
They may be frustrating, but with new upgrades and better security, EMV cards are worth the hassle.
In this episode of Reinventing Retail, Melissa Campanelli of Total Retail fills us in on the opportunities presented by what she calls “white space” in the retail industry.
Instagram’s latest feature is an instant win for photo-savvy retailers.
Infor has completed its acquisition of Starmount, an innovative mobile-first company out of Austin, TX that’s transforming the in-store customer experience.
As e-commerce sales rise, retailers need to step up their game with smart strategies and modern retail technology to get shoppers back to brick-and-mortar.
In this podcast, we discuss Pokémon Go, and the potentially massive impact that gamification could have on the retail industry.
Here’s what the latest video game craze means for retail marketing.
Check out our recap of Inforum 2016 in New York City, including highlights from The Hub, the Retail Night Out event, and voting for the Fashion Design ICONS Award.
Shopping malls have been in a slump and struggling to compete with e-commerce—but thanks to millennials, they’ve got a new lease on life.
In this podcast, we explore how predictive analytics and machine learning technologies are becoming some of the retail industry’s most powerful tools.
Learn how modern predictive analytics and machine learning technologies are solving assortment planning for retailers.
Predictix, the groundbreaking provider of machine-learning solutions for retailers, is now an Infor company. Learn more about our latest acquisition.
In The Retail Forecast, we take a look at how weather and seasonality affect shopper behavior—and how retailers can use big data to beat the heat this summer.
Supply chain guru Guy Courtin sits down with us to discuss one of the retail industry’s most complex processes—and how it’s evolving right before our eyes.
In our first episode of Reinventing Retail, Nick Ditmore shares his expertise on user-centered design and its importance for the future of retail enterprise software.
Whether it’s eliminating long checkout lines or enabling more personal customer service, wearable tech is poised to change the way we shop forever.
Fast Fashion is transforming the expectations of shoppers all over the world. Here’s how retailers can best respond to the pressure.
Retail HR departments are leveraging modern HCM solutions to streamline business processes and create a more productive and engaged workforce.