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Happy Skin: Partnerships of Beauty and Retail Expertise

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At the Retail World Show Philippines, we are delighted to be featuring innovation and progress from a uniquely Philippine perspective. Not new to the world of beauty, local Philippine fashion icons, Jacqe Yuengtian-Gutierrez and Rissa Mananquil-Trillo decided to team up to create Happy Skin, an original retail brand of skin-caring makeup. “I always knew I wanted to be in this business of making …

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Why IBM’s latest 200M acquisition matters to e-commerce

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IBM has recently acquired Bluewolf – a Salesforce consultancy firm headquartered in San Francisco. Many people in the tech world have scratched their heads about this deal. Indeed, one can wonder why they acquired a consultancy firm specialised in integrations of a competing CRM solution, adding it to their portfolio. Business Insider, an online magazine, pointed out that IBM sees …

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Automated DCs Can Benefit From RFID

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Despite the fact that much has changed in distribution center operations over the years, many of today’s automated DCs are not fully automated. This is true even though DCs’ roles have had to evolve to meet the faster pace of retail and to adapt to more flexible fulfillment options. In fact, some areas of the DC are still labor intensive …

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How to delight the modern customer at every touch point

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Today’s brand experience is influenced by more touch points than ever before. Customers shop online, in-store and even interact with brands on social media. I have noticed that retailers are making more and more connections with customers. Shoppers now expect all of these elements to match up and integrate with each other – because it makes life easier. This is …

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Delivering a constant brand experience online and in-store

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It’s obvious that online shopping has transformed buying behaviour and customer expectations. Amazon in particular has been more influential than any other, serving up an ecosystem of unbiased product reviews and revolutionising delivery. With this retailer you can see instantly if an item is in stock, and get an accurate view of how long it will take to get to …

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The State of Online Retail – What Asia Can Learn from Europe [Infographic]

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In a highly competitive online retail industry, it’s increasingly hard to stand out from the competition and achieve customer centricity, while still enabling growth. We surveyed the industry’s 100 eCommerce executives around the Europe to find out how they’re bringing the a-game during these challenging times. The respondents ranged from SMEs to over 5000-employee corporations, so we got a good look …

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Retailers: Your Essential Algorithmic Journey

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The Retail Technology Show Asia is just around the corner. As this event brings together senior Asian retailers who will share innovative ideas, retail strategies, and best practices, we thought we’d share with you a recent article entitled “Retailers: Your Essential Algorithmic Journey” written by Etienne Bureau Strategy and Innovation Director at Viseo. “Hello, I’m your virtual guide. Please grab a …

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Achieving efficiency in the age of technological compexity

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Technology has proven to be a promising yet powerful tool for businesses in the Digital Age. In this era where new technological advancements and developments are constantly rolling in, it gets tougher for businesses to decide which systems to update, keep and forgo; the pressure to keep up with the changes and revamp their existing systems in place is intense. …