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The IT Factor for Powering Your Paid Search Investments

By Mark Digman, CMO, ROI Revolution

The Connected Employee: What Every Business Leader Needs to Know

By Andrew Morawski, President & Country Chairman, Vodafone Americas

Danger Ahead for C Level in Digital Commerce and Job Role Ambiguity

By Alan Royal, Head of Technology Innovation and Business Transformation, Strategy CIO

Retail Focus: Using Promotional Financing to help Close the Sale

By Sue Yasav, VP, Market & Consumer Insights, Synchrony Financial [NYSE:SYF]

Speed of Retail

By John O'Reilly, VP of Business Development, Aptaris

Speed of Retail

When consumers demand instant gratification, including fast delivery and information at their finger-tips, the speed of retail must be accelerated.

Travel Centers Digitalized

By Michael Rodgers, Chief Strategy & Information Officer, Pilot Flying J

Travel Centers Digitalized

It is about converting the potential customers into loyal customers, by ensuring we provide best utility and benefits for customers.

Streamlining Retail Business with Technology at the Behest

By Paul Karras, CIO, Wilton Brands

Fundamentally CIOs role is to drive internal and external innovation through a process of influence in order to affect change and transformation.

Delivering New Values

By Jeff Donaldson, SVP & CIO, Gamestop

Delivering New Values

There are a couple of trends that are both fascinating and also have great potential to transform businesses, government and eventually society.

Technology for the Retail Sector

By Wendy Liebmann, CEO, WSL

Technology for the Retail Sector

For the last decade, technology has been the hot topic of the retail world – increasingly part of every conversation, every strategy meeting, from the boardroom to the sales floor.

ECM, "The Dragon" to Deliver Business Value

By Thomas Phelps IV, CIO & VP-Corporate Strategy, Laserfiche

ECM,

One key metric in realigning IT is the percentage of IT spend focused on “keeping the lights on” versus business innovation.

Maximize the Power of Data in Retail

By Steve Rempel, CIO, Rite Aid [NYSE:RAD]

Maximize the Power of Data in Retail

Many will tell you that today’s consumer is more powerful than ever, thanks to the personal mobile computers we have in our pockets, our homes, and even our cars.

IT as an Enabler for Retail Industry

By Armin Roeseler, CIO and Managing Partner, Fortacs Group, LLC

IT as an Enabler for Retail Industry

Requirements regarding site performance, reliability, scalability, and flexibility, etc., provide new challenges for IT organizations.

3 Retail Practices to Thrive, Not Just Survive

By Russ Haswell, VP, Retail, Medallia

3 Retail Practices to Thrive, Not Just Survive

If you are a retailer reading the headlines today, you must believe the sky is falling. From store closures, declining foot traffic, missed earnings and, of course, all things Amazon, the world of retail must seem pretty bleak.

"Embracing Social Media to Enhance the Customer Experience"

By Jim McCann, Founder and CEO, 1-800-Flowers.com

At 1-800-Flowers.com, we believe our best product is our customer experience. In an effort to enhance the customer experience, we recognize delivering strong customer service through social media leads to an increase in brand loyalty.

Lessons from the Grocery Industry and the State of Retail Today

By Richard Heyman, Principal, Retail Digital Strategy and Former CIO, Gordmans Stores

In the late 1980s, I was leading the technology efforts at a regional grocery chain when the alarms sounded.

AI and it's Place in E-Commerce

By Anna Cole, Director of E-Commerce Operations, User Experience and Merchandising, Carhartt

AI and it's Place in E-Commerce

It’s 1997 and the super computer Deep Blue is going up against the reigning World Chess Champion, Garry Kasparov for the second time, but this time Deep Blue wins.

When Multi-layered Makes Sense: A New Approach to Breach Detection

By Grant McCormick, CIO, Imperva, Inc

When Multi-layered Makes Sense: A New Approach to Breach Detection

Earlier this year, my organization’s Board of Directors asked me to present on cyber security. As CIO of Imperva, a cyber security technology company, I wasn’t surprised or apprehensive.

Accounting for Online Payment Security as a Practice

By Vennard Wright, CIO, WSSC (Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission)

Accounting for Online Payment Security as a Practice

Accounting for PCI requirements necessitates the need for significant planning up front, to develop and implement payment processing methods for customers and other entities.

Infusing Analytics into Physical Retail Stores

By Brandon Schulz, Director, Retail Vertical, Luxoft [NYSE:LXFT]

Infusing Analytics into Physical Retail Stores

With the growing customer demands, players in the retail industry are leveraging advanced eCommerce platforms to enhance shopping experience.

Retail Digital Convergence

By Ruben Martin, CEO (Co-Founder), Quivers

Retail Digital Convergence

The main goal is helping consumers find exactly what they need and ensure they receive the information to make a purchasing decision while having a great experience.

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