Tag: technology

Future of Retail: “Alexa…What is the Weather Today?”

By | July 31st, 2018

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The consumer is changing again, and retail is now about much more than just online shopping. Technology like connected home devices, virtual reality, streaming television services, voice ordering, augmented reality, and drones have made digital shopping easier and more integrated into everyday life. In today’s digital age, trusted product content powers every step of the […]

Building Transparency Through Trust

By | April 24th, 2018

It’s no secret that transparency totally transforms product content and shapes the path to purchase. 83 percent say they would find value in having access to more in-depth product information*. In today’s e-commerce-driven world, as a brand, how do you leverage technology into trust, efficiently providing consumers with rich, robust product content – anytime they […]

2016 Readers’ Choice: Mobility

By | March 7th, 2016

Originally posted in Readers Choice of CGT – A Short List of the Best Technology & Services Providers to the Industry According to Peter Drucker, “Business has only two functions — marketing and innovation.” But with the pace of innovation and technology quickening we might want to think on using a new portmanteau; TECHNOVATION. Technovation […]

Technology, Transparency & Trust

By | October 6th, 2015

The Three Pillars Defining Our Age In our last blog, we discussed current pressures impacting the consumer markets, including the FDA’s Public Law 111-353 through its “Food Safety Modernization Act”, as well as from other governmental and ‘watchdog’ groups’ reviewing the food industry. But we are now living in an age that is going beyond […]

The Power of 1WorldSync Product Information Cloud

By | August 10th, 2015

As an avid reader of Bloomberg Businessweek, I was excited to see cloud technology, code, data management, everything that we, 1WorldSync, live and breathe, dominating the June 2015 issue. It got me thinking, how do we as a world, as an industry, as a business, educate decision makers on: ‘Understanding and unlocking’ the value of […]

Transparency in the Era of Mobile and Social

By | July 28th, 2015

Blog originally featured in Supply & Demand Chain Executive business magazine on July 7, 2015. Information flows quicker and easier than it ever did before. Long gone are the days when we heard about yesterday’s news in the morning paper. Asking someone for directions seems like a quaint ritual of our parents. Asking a hotel concierge […]

A Better Way to Find Stuff Online

By | April 21st, 2015

Finding and comparing products online is far more frustrating than it needs to be.  Especially if you’re trying to find the online version of a product you found in the store. There is almost no correlation between the offline product world and the online product world. I can say this confidently, because I found out […]

The Future of Retail is Cloudy

By | February 18th, 2015

I recently had a chance to speak with Philip Britt who was writing an article for Enterprise Apps Today about the 9 Tech Trends Transforming Retail. There is one area in particular that we discussed I thought I would spend some more time on here today – the Cloud. The retail industry is facing a […]

The Era of Contextual Shopping

By | June 19th, 2014

Digital technologies are transforming the way we shop. E-commerce and smartphones have raised the expectation consumers have about their shopping experience. One of those expectations is around personalization. Amazon knows what brands I buy, what type of product I’m searching for, what special events I have in my life, what types of new products I […]