Amazon FreeTime Unlimited service now on Android phones and tablets

Amazon FreeTime Unlimited service now on Android phones and tablets   Amazon adds popular FreeTime app to Google Play—now kids can enjoy their favorite books, videos, YouTube videos, and websites inside FreeTime for the first time on a phone FreeTime Unlimited service blends world-class parental controls with access to over 10,000 age-appropriate titles from brands […]

Diebold Nixdorf announces 1Q 2017 financial results

NORTH CANTON, Ohio, 2017-May-06 — /EPR Retail News/ — Diebold Nixdorf (NYSE: DBD), today (May 4, 2017) reported its 2017 first quarter financial results. A complete, full-text press release, along with other earnings release documents, are accessible by visiting the Investor Relations section of Diebold Nixdorf’s website, located at the following link:  http://www.dieboldnixdorf.com/earnings  As previously […]

NCR recognized as a Major Player in The IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Retail Omni-Channel Commerce Platform 2017 Vendor Assessment

Duluth, Ga., 2017-May-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — Retailing today is not for the faint of heart. Hypercompetitive pricing pressure, inventory management challenges, experience-driven consumers and digital competitors have created a perfect storm for disruption. In order to adapt, forward-looking retailers are embarking on transformational journeys to deliver truly differentiated shopping experiences. One vital solution that […]

NCR to participate in STEM-themed field day event at Michael R. Hollis Innovation Academy

Students will build a field goal and a virtual hamburger DULUTH, Ga., 2017-May-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, today announced a volunteer partnership with hometown customer, the National Football League’s Atlanta Falcons, and future neighbor, Georgia Tech. Together the organizations will participate in a STEM-themed […]

New partnership will integrate access to AWS services into Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform

Unique offering will allow customers to deploy AWS services from within Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform both on-premises and in the cloud Alliance will also bring closer product alignment to enable new AWS services to be available with Red Hat Enterprise Linux faster than ever BOSTON, 2017-May-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (05/02/2017), Red […]

BIXOLON introduces two new software solutions to its broad receipt and label printer lineup

BIXOLON introduces two new software solutions to its broad receipt and label printer lineup   Seongnam-si, Korea, 2017-May-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — BIXOLON Co., Ltd. a leading global mobile, label and POS printer manufacturer, today (May 2, 2017 ) announced two new software solutions developed to enhance printing application development and bring greater functionality and flexibility […]

NCR 1Q2017: We are off to a strong start in 2017 with results that exceeded expectations

DULUTH, Ga., 2017-Apr-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) reported financial results today for the three months ended March 31, 2017. First quarter highlights include: Revenue of $1.48 billion, up 2% as reported and up 9% excluding FX and the IPS divestiture Software revenue up 8%, software license growth of 29% and cloud growth […]

Retail Pro Link earns certification with the SAP Business One® application

FOLSOM, CA, 2017-Apr-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — Retail Pro International today announced that its Retail Pro Link has achieved certification with the SAP Business One® application. The SAP Integration and Certification Center has certified that the Retail Pro Link 1.0 has been proven to integrate with SAP Business One, providing mid-size specialty retailers automated interchange […]

World’s largest ticket marketplace StubHub launches new social suite of tool

World’s largest ticket marketplace StubHub launches new social suite of tool   New Facebook and iMessage integrations, as well as a Facebook Messenger Chatbot, help fans better connect over live experiences. San Jose, California, 2017-Apr-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — StubHub, the world’s largest ticket marketplace, today (Apr 12, 2017) announced the launch of its new […]

Diebold Nixdorf becomes the first ATM manufacturer ready to support the Microsoft® Windows 10 operating system

NORTH CANTON, Ohio, 2017-Apr-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Diebold Nixdorf (NYSE: DBD), a global leader in driving connected commerce, today (April 6, 2017) announced it is the first automated teller machine (ATM) manufacturer ready to support the Microsoft® Windows 10 operating system. The move to the latest operating system and application platform is an […]

Auntie Anne’s® celebrates National Pretzel Day with some serious pretzel generosity

Auntie Anne’s® celebrates National Pretzel Day with some serious pretzel generosity   LANCASTER, Pa., 2017-Apr-06 — /EPR Retail News/ — Who says there’s no such thing as a free lunch? Today (April 5th, 2017), Auntie Anne’s®, the world’s largest hand-rolled soft pretzel franchise, announced they will be honoring National Pretzel Day with some serious pretzel generosity. […]

Intershop expands its footprint in North America with Dev9 partnership

Leading cloud-first software development firm will support Intershop in enterprise and complex B2B technology implementations San Francisco, CA, 2017-Apr-06 — /EPR Retail News/ — Intershop, the largest independent technology vendor for omni-channel commerce solutions, announced today a formal partnership with Dev9, a leader in cloud-focused, custom software development. The relationship furthers Intershop’s U.S. partner expansion […]

Australian retail, service and restaurant merchants can now benefit from NCR Silver family of point-of-sale (POS) solutions

Australian retail, service and restaurant merchants can now benefit from NCR Silver family of point-of-sale (POS) solutions   Sydney, 2017-Apr-06 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, has launched the NCR Silver family of point-of-sale (POS) solutions to Australian retail, service and restaurant merchants. NCR Silver is an […]

Chipotle launches “Spot the Imposter” game in celebration of becoming the only restaurant brand without additives and preservatives in its food

Chipotle launches “Spot the Imposter” game in celebration of becoming the only restaurant brand without additives and preservatives in its food   Players search for “imposter” ingredients hidden among the company’s 51 real ingredients DENVER, 2017-Apr-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) today (Apr. 3, 2017) launched “Spot the Imposter,” an online […]

Waze no time and Order Ahead your Dunkin’ Donuts

Waze no time and Order Ahead your Dunkin’ Donuts   Guests can connect to Dunkin’s On-the-Go Mobile Ordering feature through the Waze app before hitting the road, then speed past the line inside the Dunkin’ Donuts restaurant CANTON, MA, 2017-Mar-31 — /EPR Retail News/ — Loyal Dunkin’ Donuts customers can now use Waze, the free, […]

MIGROS LANCIERT PRODUKTERKENNUNG IN DER MIGROS-APP

MIGROS LANCIERT PRODUKTERKENNUNG IN DER MIGROS-APP   Zurich, Switzerland, 2017-Mar-31 — /EPR Retail News/ — Ein Klick und Sie bekommen auf ihrem Smartphone sofort Rezepte, Bewertungen weitere wichtige Informationen zu ihren Migros-Produkten angezeigt. Mit dieser Neuheit bietet die Migros eine weitere Dienstleistung für ein genussvolles Leben an und beweist Mut zur Transparenz für ihre Kunden. Wer […]

BRC invites students to help tackle cyber security threats in the UK retail industry

BRC invites students to help tackle cyber security threats in the UK retail industry   The BRC has launched a new cyber security student challenge with the chance to win up to £500 London, 2017-Mar-30 — /EPR Retail News/ — The BRC is inviting students at UK higher education institutions to participate in a paper contest […]

Augmented Reality Used in Lowe’s In-Store Navigation App

MOORESVILLE, N.C., 2017-Mar-27 — /EPR Retail News/ — Lowe’s announced today (March 23, 2017) the launch of its Lowe’s Vision: In-Store Navigation app, the first retail application of indoor mapping using augmented reality. Leveraging Google’s augmented reality technology Tango, the app is designed to simplify the home improvement shopping experience. Beginning in April, customers visiting stores […]

Diebold Nixdorf partners with Swedish software company Datema Retail for mobile self-scanning solutions

UTRECHT, Netherlands and SOLNA, Sweden, 2017-Mar-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — Diebold Nixdorf (NYSE: DBD) has formed a strategic partnership with Swedish software company Datema Retail for mobile self-scanning solutions as part of its strategy to drive connected commerce in the retail market. With the mobile self-scanning solutions of Datema Retail, Diebold Nixdorf is adding a […]

BLINGBY ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH BRITISH POP DUO OMYO

BLINGBY TURNS BAND’S MUSIC VIDEOS INTO UNIQUE SHOPPING EXPERIENCES; OMYO THE FIRST BAND TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF ‘BLINGBY LIVE’ NEW YORK, 2017-Mar-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Blingby has today announced a cutting-edge partnership with emerging British pop act OMYO, which sees its patented advertising technology turn the band’s music videos, concerts and more into […]

Fashion needs customers – customers want to be impressed

MUNICH, Germany, 2017-Mar-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — To survive in the fiercely competitive fashion market, retailers must be able to impress their customers. Customer loyalty has evolved along with technological advancements, products and their prices can be compared at any time, and only businesses who stand out will be able to secure sales and […]

Diebold Nixdorf to close its manufacturing facility in Gyál, Hungary as part of its transformation program

Company to close Hungary facility, streamlining supply chain operations to support DN2020 business transformation plan NORTH CANTON, Ohio and PADERBORN, Germany, 2017-Mar-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Diebold Nixdorf, Incorporated (NYSE: DBD) today announced plans to close its manufacturing facility located near Budapest in Gyál, Hungary as part of the company’s recently announced DN2020 multiyear business […]

NCR Corporation recognized for its Commitment to Employee Engagement and Total Rewards Effectiveness

Recognized for Outstanding Commitment to Employee Engagement and Total Rewards Effectiveness DULUTH, Ga., 2017-Mar-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, is proud to have once again earned WorldatWork’s Seal of Distinction, which recognizes companies across North America for their outstanding total rewards portfolio. “Choosing a company to […]

KiwiTech Announces Strategic Partnership with Blingby

Strategic partnership formed to revolutionize video content delivery and e-commerce Washington DC, 2017-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — KiwiTech, LLC, a startup accelerator and technology services company, has announced a strategic partnership with Blingby, an innovative digital advertising and marketing platform. Blingby users watch, buy, book or rent the styles and places that inspire them. […]

SAI Global launches e-commerce platform based on Intershop’s software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform

  Digitalization powers easy risk management product search, online purchases, delivery of training and materials Enhances corporate brand presence and customer engagement Facilitates future cross-sell and subscription management services Jena, Germany, Sydney, Australia, 2017-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Risk management company, SAI Global has launched an e-commerce platform to enhance its corporate brand presence, […]

Office Depot Small Business Index survey revealed most SMBs did not use tax software in 2016

BOCA RATON, Fla., 2017-Mar-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ:ODP), the leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions revealed in its latest Small Business Index survey that approximately three-fourths (70 percent) of small business owners (SMBs) indicated they did not use tax software when they filed their taxes in 2016. The […]

Generation Z Seeks Enhanced Digital Shopping Experience from Retailers

Generation Z Seeks Enhanced Digital Shopping Experience from Retailers   Young consumers seek voice-activated ordering, curated subscriptions and automatic-replenishment shopping models NEW YORK, 2017-Mar-06 — /EPR Retail News/ — Retailers looking to capture share of wallet and brand loyalty from the next generation of consumers – Gen Z – will need to step up their focus […]

Defense Commissary Agency to relaunch newly enhanced website this summer

Commissaries.com helps patrons maximize savings FORT LEE, Va., 2017-Mar-06 — /EPR Retail News/ — For commissary shoppers such as Air Force Command Chief Master Sgt. Stuart M. Allison, the Defense Commissary Agency website is a GPS to even greater savings opportunities. “My wife and I don’t step foot into a commissary until we’ve first gone […]

Denmark’s Bankdata selects Diebold Nixdorf to manage its entire multivendor self-service network of 500 ATM

FREDERICIA, Denmark, 2017-Feb-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Bankdata, one of Denmark’s largest financial IT service providers, has selected Diebold Nixdorf (NYSE: DBD) to manage its entire multivendor self-service network of 500 automated teller machines (ATMs). As a result, Bankdata, which is owned by 11 Danish banks, will benefit from increased ATM availability which translates into […]

Diebold Nixdorf to showcase its full portfolio of retail self-checkout solutions at EuroShop 2017, March 5 – 9 in Düsseldorf, Germany

DÜSSELDORF, Germany, 2017-Feb-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Diebold Nixdorf is presenting its full portfolio of retail self-checkout solutions—powered by software and services—to drive connected commerce and automate cash-handling at EuroShop 2017, the world’s largest trade show for the retail sector. From March 5 – 9 in Düsseldorf, Germany, at booth E62 in hall 6, […]