Making retail smarter
IBM and Cisco offer Next Generation Connected Retail solutions that support innovative store technologies delivering a smarter shopping experience, smarter merchandising and supply chain solutions, and smarter store operations. The IBM Cisco solutions provide kiosk, mobility, and collaboration solutions built on an infrastructure that delivers business transformation and flexibility to address the new retail economy. Combining Cisco and IBM technologies with IBM Global Business and Technology Services provides an end to end solution addressing the key imperatives of the retail industry.
IBM and Cisco solutions for retail
Enable customers to learn more about products quickly by drawing them into dynamic displays using in-store rich-media systems such as plasma video displays, kiosks, digital signage, personal PDAs and other devices. Become a leader in technological innovation with the digital media for retail solution from IBM and Cisco.
Reduce costs across your retail operations. Improve operational excellence and efficiency. Empower store associates to better serve customers. Employee mobility solutions from IBM and Cisco Systems enable mobile access to applications for human resources, labor scheduling and store task management to improve productivity.
Give your customers a better buying experience. Differentiate your products and reduce your reliance on employees to explain and sell them. A kiosk can connect your customers to experienced, personal care, closing more sales and inspiring loyalty. IBM can help.
To build business relationships, you often need to travel, which can mean lost time, reduced productivity and increased expense. The telepresence meeting solution from IBM and Cisco provides an in-person experience, empowering you to interact more effectively with colleagues and customers in many locations.