Technology

Your Business-to-Business E-Commerce Should be as Good as a Consumer System

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E-Commerce expert Neal Kaiser explains why your business-to-business e-commerce site should provide the same experience as a direct-to-consumer site.

The Importance of Integrated E-Commerce Platforms

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E-commerce expert Neal Kaiser explains why it’s important that your e-commerce platform allows you to integrate, from supplier relationships to customer management.

Guest Editorial: Social Media Burnout — Leave Me Alone

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Greg Shugar, co-founder of The Tie Bar, argues that consumers are tuning out social media marketing because too many brands and retailers try to use it as a sales tool.

Are Retail Technology Demands Stressing Your Business to its Limit?

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A retailer facing a costly software and hardware upgrade gets some advice from Michael Dattoma, our retail technology expert.

Target to Fast-Track Credit Card Tech Updates

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Target says it will be fast-tracking plans to update its store credit cards with smart-chip technology for greater security.

Tailor made: Online custom clothing

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Elise Diamantini on Black Lapel, Suitly, Indochino, J. Hilburn and the growing host of custom clothiers selling online.

Emerging markets

NuOrder

Online wholesale marketplaces make orders (and re-orders) a little easier for the digital age.

Uniqlo opens first US mall store, in Paramus, NJ

The as yet unveiled exterior of the Westfield Garden State Plaza Mall Uniqlo in Paramus, New Jersey.

John Jones talks to Uniqlo US CEO Shin Odake about the newest Uniqlo store, in Paramus, NJ.

Salerno joins Stewart/Stand accessories

Stewart/Stand's embossed steel mesh wallet.

Marty Salerno is the new president of Stewart/Stand, an accessories company best known for its stainless steel RFID-blocking wallets.

Should you take your POS into the cloud?

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Point-of-sale systems expert Michael Dattoma takes a question from a retailer who asks about the advantages of hosted, cloud-based POS systems.