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

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

Retail Trend Driven Principles- Streamlining Consumer-Retailer Relationships

Joseph Biffar, Director, Loss Prevention & Security, Chico's FAS

The Post- Office Generation

Ryan Byrd, CIO & VP Engineering, Entrata

Rebuilding the Ecommerce Value Chain

Jackson Fernandez, Head of Ecommerce, PUMA Group [ETR: PUM]

Rebuilding the Ecommerce Value Chain

The world around us is rapidly evolving. Fuelled by the ubiquity of digital devices and high speed internet, the technologies and modalities of doing business are getting obsolete by the

E-Commerce Solutions to Satisfy Customer's Needs

AJ Agrawal, CEO, Alumnify

E-Commerce Solutions to Satisfy Customer's Needs

To have a full, comprehensive view and understanding of your customer, it is critical to enable your e-commerce to integrate data across the e-commerce enterprise.

API Driven Adaptive Architecture for the Post-Covid Business Agility

Srinivasan Rajamanickam, Head of Global Architecture and Omni channel technologies, Tapestry

The shift to digital business models during the pandemic has only added urgency to the need for agility and adaptive software architecture.

Unifying Understanding of Consumer Identity

Matt Mobley, EVP, CTO, Merkle

Unifying Understanding of Consumer Identity

Consumer identity and experience should cross all organizational boundaries: brand, Line of Business, or channel and media teams.

Need of Hour: Building Data Analytics Capability

Adam Saper, CFO, Eataly

Need of Hour: Building Data Analytics Capability

Data collection has become easier at all levels of organizations.

Why Gamification for Retail is a Powerful Tool for Connecting with Millennials

Anand Shaw, Cofounder, Inventrik Pte Ltd

Why Gamification for Retail is a Powerful Tool for Connecting with Millennials

In the age of smart-phones, social media and connected devices; keeping millennials engaged has become more difficult than ever before, especially for retailers.

Technology: The Catalyst for Retailers' Success

Ryan Abood, CEO, Gourmet Gift Baskets

Technology: The Catalyst  for Retailers' Success

Reporting and analytics are a fundamental necessity of running a business today.

The New Breed Customer-centric CIO

Sheldon Monteiro, SVP and CTO, Sapient [NASDAQ: SAPE]

The New Breed Customer-centric CIO

IT alone has the perspective and reach to bring its knowledge of enterprise processes and systems to digital business transformation.

Mobisoft: Streamlining B2B E-Commerce at Fingertips

Matan Holander, VP Business Development

Mobisoft: Streamlining B2B E-Commerce at Fingertips

Business-to-business (B2B) e-commerce has evolved at multiple levels. Evidently, understanding the unique purchasing preferences of the modern day buyers have become increasingly critical to the long-term growth of B2B merchants.

The Transformative Role of Software for Payments: Synergies, Opportunities and the Retail Experience

Amy Zirkle, Ex Vice President, Industry Affairs, Electronic Transactions Association

The Transformative Role of Software for Payments: Synergies, Opportunities and the Retail Experience

There are few industries yet untouched by the tidal wave of technological innovation.

Harnessing the Power of Big Data: A Crucial Competitive Advantage for Brick-and-Mortar Retail

Alex Bordei, Director of Product and Development, Bigstep

More data speeds up the business decision by analyzing a multitude of key performance indicators and partly solves one of the core issues of offline retailers.

Meeting the Changing Needs of Customers

Joseph Santamaria, CIO, PSEG [NYSE: PEG]

Meeting the Changing Needs of Customers

Customers expect interactive technology to provide faster, more accurate customer information and, where possible, specific and contextual information.

The Social Drive of Retail

Gene Ku, Chairman, Mobovida, LLC

The Social Drive of Retail

Consumer tastes are as fickle as ever and styles change with seemingly every Instagram personality or YouTube celebrity touting new wares from different brands.

Be Ready or be Gone - Insights for the Fast approaching Future of Retail

Brett Beveridge, Founder & President, The Retail Outsource Companies

Be Ready or be Gone - Insights for the Fast approaching Future of Retail

To say the landscape of retail is changing, is an almost absurd understatement.

Amazon Effect: Driving New Opportunities and Challenges in Demand Forecasting

Eric Wilson, Director Planning, Escalade Sports

Amazon Effect: Driving New Opportunities and Challenges in Demand Forecasting

Prediction is becoming more about behavior than history.

Enabling Technology Driven Business Transformation

Paul Scorza, CIO, Ahold USA, Inc.

Enabling Technology Driven Business Transformation

Over the past couple of years, there has been a shift in the role of the CIO at Ahold USA. Until recently, the role of the CIO, and IT in general, had been viewed as a support function.