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Will mobile spell the end of the cash register?

Will mobile spell the end of the cash register?Retailers including Nordstrom, Starbucks, J.C. Penney and Finish Line are implementing mobile checkout systems that let customers pay via gadgets from anywhere in the store. Some industry experts say th...

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Can CPG & Retail Web marketers cash in on the geolocation boom?

Almost three-quarters of smartphone owners and almost half of all mobile phone owners use location-based mobile services, a study suggests, creating big challenges and big opportunities for online CPG & Retail marketers. "The burning question fo...

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Augmented reality makes shopping more personal

New mobile application from IBM Research helps consumers, CPG and retailers.  I also think this fights "showrooming": article 

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WEBCAST: “Leveraging Real-Time Mobility from the Plant Floor to Retail Shelves.”

On March 29th, IBM, Motorola and Zebra will be hosting, through Supply Chain Brain magazine, a Webcast entitled "Leveraging Real-Time Mobility from the Plant Floor to Retail Shelves."This Webcast will explain how CPG and Wholesale Distributors are beco...

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Dual Persona Smart Phones

  Have you used your own mobile device to make telephone calls for work?  Or access email?  Or store sensative information or run business applications?    The BYOD (bring your own device) concept is increasingly topi...

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