The future of enterprise software in retail

by Infor Retail | NRF | March 22, 2016

As shopper expectations evolve for both in-store and online purchases, consumers want engaging experiences across every channel. Guy Courtin discusses how this trend is revolutionizing retail.

NRF 2016: Powerful tech, better results

by Infor Retail | NRF | January 20, 2016

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.

Infor Retail and Whole Foods Market: Serving the next-generation shopper

by Infor Retail | Announcements | November 18, 2015

“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 »

Building a suite of software from scratch

by Infor Retail | Cloud | October 28, 2015

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.

Why is Infor uniquely qualified to disrupt retail?

by Infor Retail | Announcements | October 21, 2015

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 »

Infor and Whole Foods announce partnership to reinvent retail

by Infor Retail | Announcements | October 16, 2015

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 »

Infor Retail: What differentiates this tech shift from the 90s?

by Infor Retail | Cloud | October 13, 2015

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 »

Infor Retail: Why hasn’t this been done?

by Infor Retail | Announcements | October 13, 2015

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 »

Infor Retail: How will UX create a new paradigm in retail software?

by Infor Retail | Digital Transformation | October 13, 2015

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 Retail and the historic Simpson Crawford building

by Infor Retail | Announcements | October 13, 2015

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 »