Friday, February 24, 2017

Facebook Ends VR Demos At Best Buy

Innovative Retail Technologies Newsletter | February 24, 2017 | View web version here.
 
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Facebook Ends VR Demos At Best Buy

Best Buy will continue to sell the Oculus Rift headset, but will no longer provide demos.

Challenge Your Leaders: Why Your Retail Organization — And Your Job — Depend On It

It's time to challenge retail leadership. We talk about new customer experiences, equipped associates, and commerce anywhere, anytime. The truth is retail is run by old thinking and old metrics. The new entrepreneurial thinking wants to create a company from an idea, sell it, and move on. That difference between the old and new thinking in business creates a gap in retail leadership that will continue to get wider.

Retail Analytics Drive Operational Efficiency

There's certain obviousness to the relationship between business analytics and operational efficiency in retail and hospitality. It goes without saying, for instance, that the more data buyers have about the sell-through rate of a certain SKU, the more efficient their POs will be. Or that the more finite the finance department's view into labor spend, the more accurate its labor forecasts and budgets will be.

The Rise Of Self-Service Kiosks

Self-service is no longer limited to ATMs and gas stations. The kiosk marketplace is expanding rapidly, as consumers become more and more accepting of self-service technologies. According to a recent survey, 85 percent of Americans and 91 percent of millennials have used a self-service checkout kiosk.

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