NRF 2017

VIDEO: A Look Back at NRF 2017

Just over two months ago, retail and consumer goods giants converged at the world’s largest gathering of retail and CP professionals, the National Retail Federation’s Retail’s Big Show 2017. There is no denying that the retail and brand technology featured at the show was broad and far-reaching, catering to all aspects of a retail or brand enterprise. […]

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VIDEO: Generation Z on “Uniquely Generation Z”

Here we are, at the beginning of the end of the first month of 2017. And just in case you’ve been hiding under a rock, the National Retail Federation Retail’s Big Show rocked the retail industry just two weeks ago, and we have fresh, new research on Generation Z — the “Uniquely Generation Z” study. […]

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At NRF 2017, Discover #WatsonRetail at the IBM booth

This blog post is one of many blogs surrounding the 2017 National Retail Federation Retail’s Big Show event in January. To see more on the IBM presence at the event, see the other blog posts or visit the IBM at NRF 2017 landing page. I have no doubt that 2017 is going to be a year unlike any […]

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Want a new recipe? At NRF 2017, learn from a robot!

This blog post is one of many blogs surrounding the 2017 National Retail Federation Retail’s Big Show event in January. To see more on the IBM presence at the event, see the other blog posts or visit the IBM at NRF 2017 landing page. In 2017, retailers and brands are faced with an interesting challenge — today, consumers are […]

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Consumer relationships in the digital era

Over the last decade, we have observed how much of an impact technology has had on the customer journey. It has changed the way we receive information, select products and even decide on the purchases of products and services. In today’s environment — one in which consumers continually adopt the use of emerging technologies — […]

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One Tweet Away: IBM and Sprinklr at NRF 2017

This blog post is one of many blogs surrounding the 2017 National Retail Federation Retail’s Big Show event in January. To see more on the IBM presence at the event, see the other blog posts or visit the IBM at NRF 2017 landing page. Today’s shopper demands innovation, speed and a brand that will take care of them. […]

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GWYN Gives the Gift of Simplicity

This blog post is one of many blogs surrounding the 2017 National Retail Federation Retail’s Big Show event in January. To see more on the IBM presence at the event, see the other blog posts or visit the IBM at NRF 2017 landing page. It’s times like the holiday season that remind us just how […]

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Experience the IBM Cloud at NRF 2017!

NRF is less than a month away, and if you’re attending “The Big Show” January 15th through the 17th, I hope you can make some time to sit down with one of our IBM Cloud or IBM Retail industry experts.  By doing so, you can learn how IBM Cloud is helping retailers become efficient innovators […]

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It’s a Crowded Marketplace… Can You Differentiate?

This is one of a series of blog posts surrounding IBM’s presence at the National Retail Federation Retail’s Big Show 2017. To hear more about IBM’s presence at the event, please see the other blogs or visit our NRF 2017 landing page. Other retailers and brands are not your only competition — start-ups and upstarts […]

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The C-level View: Experiences with Digital@retail

Insights from Retail World (Deutscher Handelskongress) – Berlin, November 2016 1,400 participants… 1 big question… and many priceless insights C-level executives from top retailers and service providers from Germany, Austria and Switzerland met for the two-day event “Deutscher Handelskongress” (Retail World) in Berlin, Germany on November 16th and 17th to share and discuss their projects […]

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“Un-blocking” your potential… at NRF 2017!

What do New York City, meat, and diamonds have in common?  The answer:  they will all be a part of our discussions on ‘Blockchain’ at this year’s National Retail Federation (NRF) show January 15-17, 2017. Many of you may have heard of the term ‘blockchain,’ and some of you may even have read an article […]

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What’s with Watson? Behind-the-Scenes on NRF 2017 planning!

The most wonderful time of the year is upon us!  No, I’m not talking about eating turkey or unwrapping presents.  I’m talking about preparing for the biggest industry event of the year — the NRF Retail’s Big Show.  This annual gathering of the industry’s newest and sharpest technology truly helps companies start off the year […]

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