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Make 2014 Count: Industry Group Forecasts 4.1% Retail Industry Growth

Posted by Natasha Gingles on Feb 17, 2014 9:22:00 PM

The National Retail Federation projects U.S. retail industry sales will increase 4.1 percent in 2014.  That growth – higher than last year’s 3.7 percent – presents a timely opportunity retailers can seize to grow and, more importantly, sustain a wider base of loyal customers.


Customer Service Keeps Customers Coming Back -- and Doors Open for Business

Posted by Brette Bennett on Mar 4, 2013 8:40:00 PM

While many retailers are looking to capitalize upon their 2012 performance, Yahoo! Finance has tracked eight major retailers that will close the most stores this year.


Irisys Awards Prodco International & Remaco for Outstanding Achievements

Posted by Brette Bennett on Feb 19, 2013 4:07:00 PM

Irisys has awarded two partner companies for outstanding achievements in delivering innovative products and superior customer service. 


Retail Customers Want Product Showcases, Vibrant Shopping Environments – and High-Quality Service

Posted by Brette Bennett on Jan 29, 2013 9:56:00 PM

Retail customers want higher-quality service than ever before, according to findings of a new global survey by Oracle.


Hawaii’s Largest Local Grocer Finds High-Tech Retail Solution

Posted by Brette Bennett on Dec 20, 2012 10:13:00 PM

As grocers across the U.S. and beyond, look for ways to improve efficiency and customer service, Foodland Super Market – Hawaii’s largest locally owned and operated grocery chain –installed Irisys’ thermal people counting and checkout management solutions to gain an edge over competitors.


Turn One-Time Holiday Shoppers Into Repeat Customers

Posted by Brette Bennett on Nov 15, 2012 5:33:00 PM

The signs are all around us – eye-popping “Sale” signs that retailers have been sending out in circulars, ads, online, and in-store, urging consumers to spend and spend big during the holidays.


Teach Stores to Predict Crowds with Thermal Technology

Posted by Chris Giallanza on Sep 27, 2012 5:05:00 PM

Too many shoppers may seem like a good problem to have, but consumers have made it clear they are fed up with long lines.


Manage Checkout without Turning Customers into Cashiers

Posted by Chris Giallanza on Sep 21, 2012 6:31:00 PM

Technology plays a role in nearly every facet of our lives. Innovators work tirelessly to find the next big idea to make life easier. And the world of retail is not immune.


Black Monday? Labor Day Weekend Savings Trump Black Friday

Posted by Chris Giallanza on Aug 30, 2012 6:23:00 PM

With Labor Day weekend approaching, many are making plans to spend the extended weekend hitting the stores for tremendous savings. 


Study Finds In-Store Advantages among Back-to-School Shoppers

Posted by Chris Giallanza on Aug 28, 2012 3:01:00 PM

Shopping lists are checked off, class schedules are set and many U.S. students are back in school. For parents, this moment may be welcomed with a deep sigh of relief. And for retailers, it’s time to analyze the success of back-to-school sales strategies and tactics.