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How to Turn Customer Loyalty Programs into Love

“Loyalty programs increasingly need to have flexibility. In other words, it can’t just be ‘Buy ten get one free,’ at a coffee shop anymore. Stores themselves are starting to have to get creative with what loyalty means to them and giving the customers choice in what those rewards are.” — Nicole Leinbach Reyhle, Founder, @RetailMinded […]

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How AI is Transforming the Supply Chain

To address evolving client needs, drive business growth and stay nimble in the face of rapid change, businesses everywhere are looking for ways to fundamentally transform the way they manage their supply chains. This is a massively consequential undertaking. Supply chain leaders play a critical role in the company’s success. They’re tasked with continually ensuring […]

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Is your eCommerce platform helping in the fight for market share?

Throughout the year, we connect with our clients around the globe to identify the challenges they face and understand how our solutions are helping them overcome those challenges. We’ve heard from countless eCommerce practitioners about their battle against large, online heavyweights stealing market share and exploiting margins. It’s a real struggle for some retailers as […]

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What does IBM’s Watson wear to work? Carhartt, of course

To help Carhartt get in front of fast-changing customer preferences, they searched for a way to accelerate and enhance their analytics processes and found IBM Watson Commerce Insights.  If asked what comes to mind when you think about the workwear brand Carhartt, it’s likely images of rugged people running heavy equipment or working outdoors in […]

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IBM named 2018 Manufacturer of the Year

The award recognizes IBM for “establishing itself as a paragon of Manufacturing 4.0 transformation by innovating the use of advanced technologies,” such as AI and machine learning… Frost and Sullivan’s Manufacturing Leadership Summit is the premier event that honors organizations and individuals that are shaping the future of global manufacturing. The annual Manufacturing Leadership Awards recognize outstanding projects across 11 […]

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IBM + Shutterstock + AI: Building Engaging Digital Experiences Just Got A Whole Lot Easier

This may be the most dynamic pairing since Lennon and McCartney. Or maybe Ben and Jerry? Shutterstock, a leading, creative platform with over 200 million royalty-free images, video clips and music tracks, has announced a new strategic partnership with IBM. Soon, users of IBM Watson Content Hub will have access to the vast library of […]

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The Masters: Tradition Meets Cutting-Edge

The power behind the performance “IBM designs, develops and delivers digital experiences for global sporting events including The Masters, Wimbledon and the US Open — but these capabilities aren’t all fun and games. The same technologies that perform competitive analyses for players and connect events with millions of fans can help your business outperform the competition and […]

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Get the most from your Magento Commerce platform with the power of Watson AI

There is no brand loyalty in retail anymore. Omnichannel commerce is the new normal and considered as the only customer touchpoint. Today, delivering an in-context and consistent customer experience across this touchpoint is what retailers are striving to achieve. No matter which commerce platform is used to drive eCommerce sales, today retail professionals are overwhelmed […]

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Frost & Sullivan Singles IBM out for Excellence in Order Management

I’m proud to share that IBM has won Frost & Sullivan’s Global Integrated Commerce Order Management Customer Value Leadership Award. The market research firm evaluated solution providers on their ability to deliver on the promise of a seamless omnichannel experience for shoppers and much more. As customers move from physical stores to digital channels and […]

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The Seismic Shift of AI

Artificial intelligence (AI) is unleashing a new approach for customer experience strategy, design and development. We haven’t seen change on this scale since the ‘90s, when the internet transformed how we do business. But the timeline for evolution is far shorter than it was twenty years ago. Fifty percent of companies surveyed are already taking […]

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Be Part of the Future of Commerce at THINK 2018

Every day, IBM Watson Commerce is changing the way commerce gets done. Join us at our new, premiere event and hear how: Circuit City is resurrecting their household brand and reimagining the consumer retail experience. Abercrombie & Fitch is reinventing their digital platform on IBM WebSphere Commerce v9. National Oilwell Varco (NOV) is rethinking how […]

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IBM Digital Experience: the power to just get it done

    IBM Named Leader in Gartner’s first Magic Quadrant for Digital Experience Platforms Praised for our market understanding, AI, and functional breadth ================================ Getting the job done. It’s a check mark on your to-do list, a feeling of accomplishment, and frequently, a way of evaluating success. Your digital experience team is under daily pressure […]

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