Infor is working with Crate and Barrel to help create a new approach to retail technology. Crate and Barrel joins other retailers in the co-development of Infor CloudSuite Retail, a new software product designed to deliver superior interactions for both store associates and consumers, and to provide a modern foundation that powers omnichannel retailing.
Buckle is partnering with Aptos to outfit its enterprise with Aptos’ integrated solution suite offering retail technology in the cloud. Buckle hopes to transform its omnichannel operations and deliver powerful, personalized experiences for its guests. Meanwhile, The Fragrance Outlet has selected the Aptos Singular Commerce platform in the cloud to support the retailer’s continued growth and omnichannel transformation.
Digimarc and Bossa Nova Robotics announced a new initiative to enhance next-generation retail solutions for more efficient inventory management. Bossa Nova has partnered with Digimarc to integrate the company’s technology into its retail robots, allowing them to quickly and accurately scan products enhanced with Digimarc Barcode.
Topco Associates LLC, the largest food buying cooperative in the United States, and Symphony EYC have announced the establishment of an aggregated solution to provide Topco member retailers with both insights and reports to help drive same-store sales.
Thomas Pink has deployed the Acuitas Digital Internet of Things platform (co-founded by SATO Global Solutions) at its Wall Street New York City store. The platform helps the retailer digitize its physical store.