The reinvention of the retail industry is upon us. What once seemed like futuristic technology is now becoming mainstream—and if your enterprise isn’t up to speed, you may be left behind.
From our deep experience in the retail industry to our partnership with Whole Foods Market, IDC’s industry analysts agree that Infor is poised to revolutionize retail.
As NRF 2016 comes to a close, Infor Retail is gearing up for a year of innvoation, digital transormation, and a retail software revolution.
Rich Sekulovski, Senior Client Executive, and Tiago Estrada, Global E-Commerce Design Director, weigh in on the challenges retailers are facing—and how Infor Retail is working to solve them.
Get a behind-the-scenes peek at NRF 2016, where cloud computing and big data are at forefront of the retail conversation. Infor President Duncan Angove shares his insights.
Infor’s internal creative agency, Hook & Loop, is pioneering a new brand of user-centered design for retail software. Get an inside look at the retail revolution.
Learn more about how the Internet of Things and tailor-made technology will become an integral part of the retail industry.
Infor’s strategic partnership with Predictix brings the power of big data, machine learning and predictive analytics to the retail industry’s most modern technology suite.
Duncan Angove, President of Infor, discusses how digitization is transforming every aspect of the retail landscape—from supply chain to shopper experience.
Get a preview of what Infor Retail will have to offer at NRF 2016, including a look behind the scenes of our next-gen retail technology suite.
Duncan Angove tells us why UX is so important in the retail industry and how, when done correctly, it can improve productivity for you and a create better retail experience for your customers.
Here are some brand new retail technologies that will shape the way we shop during the 2015 holiday season—and, if they can engage enough consumers and help the bottom line—well into the future. Fresh prints Two of the most difficult problems facing mobile payments are security and convenience. A recent MasterCard survey of about 10,000… Read more »
Infor Retail and Whole Foods Market are leading the charge on revolutionizing retail software. See how this partnership is changing the way Whole Foods does business.
The numbers are in, and as expected, Black Friday 2015 is a fascinating microcosm for the big, overarching trends that are redefining today’s retail landscape. Here are some of the lessons learned: Black Friday sales are down by about $1 billion dollars, with the big losses primarily in brick-and-mortar stores. Instead of rushing out at… Read more »
Black Friday will never be the same again, thanks to next-generation retail software and purchasing experiences that are designed for the customers of the future.
“Change or die” might sound like a dire outlook for retail enterprise software, but for a business like Whole Foods Market—whose success revolves around transparency, efficiency, and quality, it’s just the way things are. In partnering with Infor Retail, Whole Foods Market is looking to unite its disparate software systems as part of a company-wide… Read more »
Through technology that enables complete visibility into every step of the supply chain, Infor Retail is empowering Whole Foods Market to increase efficiency across the board.
Together with Infor, Whole Foods Market is on a mission to improve the everyday experiences of their employees, their customers, and retail enterprises everywhere.
Duncan Angove, Infor President, points out that retail is not only the epicenter of emerging technology, but where all the world’s supply chains end.
The opportunity to write a completely new software suite doesn’t come along very often. Infor Retail is perfectly poised to do just that, revolutionizing retail from the ground up.
Corey Tollfeson, Senior Vice President and General Manager for Infor Retail, knows that next generation commerce solutions require the brightest minds, fast innovation and strategic investments from a world-renowned company like Infor.
Infor has already developed differentiating capabilities that make it uniquely qualified to disrupt retail software. Those capabilities include: creating an engaging and satisfying user experience; turning big data into smart, predictive data; co-innovation with customers; and the development of optimal cloud-first ERP solutions and services. These existing internal capabilities, highlighted below, give Infor an advantageous… Read more »
To kick off our partnership in co-innovating retail software, Infor CEO Charles Phillips and Whole Foods Market CEO Walter Robb talked with FOX Business about the big problems facing retail technology—and how we’re working together to solve them. By teaming up, we’re building a new, cloud-based retail management solution that will help Whole Foods to… Read more »
Marc Scibelli, Infor’s Chief Creative Officer, believes that one of the most important virtues we can embrace in enterprise software is something he calls “flexibility of mind” or the “beginner’s mind.” It’s the ability to look at a situation without expectations or assumptions, to enable an adaptable approach to solving new and complex problems. For… Read more »
State-of-the-art Retail Platform to Drive Operational Efficiencies, Deliver Enhanced Data Analytics and Customer Experiences NEW YORK & AUSTIN – Oct 14, 2015 Infor, a leading provider of beautiful business applications specialized by industry and built for the cloud, and Whole Foods Market (NASDAQ: WFM) today announced a partnership designed to redefine retail management software. The… Read more »
Co-innovating with Leading Retailers including Whole Foods Market, Infor is Building a Cloud-Based Retail Application Suite Designed for 21st Century Retailing NEW YORK – Oct 14, 2015 Infor, a leading provider of beautiful business applications specialized by industry and built for the cloud, today announced Infor CloudSuite™ Retail, a new, modern suite of enterprise applications… Read more »
The modernization of retail enterprise software in the 1990s predated the world of online shopping, social media, and mobile devices. Twenty years later, technological progress, changes in consumer behavior, and the challenges of the global economy are making the current retail business solutions obsolete. Erik Hageman, Director of Hook & Loop, recently sat down with… Read more »
Erik Hageman, Director of Hook & Loop, recently sat down with Infor Senior Vice President & General Manager for Infor Retail, Corey Tollefson, to discuss the legacy baggage that has prevented other organizations from updating current retail platforms and why Infor is ready for the challenge. Infor Retail—as a newly formed business unit—will operate with… Read more »
Erik Hageman, Director of Hook & Loop, recently sat down with Infor Senior Vice President & General Manager for Infor Retail, Corey Tollefson, to discuss how design and UX can help retailers deliver the experiences that users expect and that will foster long-term relationships with retail brands. Hook & Loop, Infor’s Manhattan-based internal creative agency,… Read more »
Infor global headquarters in New York City are located in the former home of Simpson Crawford, one of the first high-end department stores in North America. Simpson Crawford’s inventive approach to the shopping experience resulted in groundbreaking innovation, including the city’s first escalator, and the pioneering use of window display mannequins. Duncan Angove, President of… Read more »