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June 4, 2014

The long established buzzword, “localization” is more important today than it has ever been. The approach of ever broadening assortments has clogged shelves, exaggerated mark-down costs and compromised returns; with slotting fees no longer sufficient to bridge the gap.

By J. Kent Smith, Galleria RTS

The long established buzzword, “localization” is more important today than it has ever been. The approach of ever broadening assortments has clogged shelves, exaggerated mark-down costs and compromised returns; with slotting fees no longer sufficient to bridge the gap. Put simply, retailers are out of space, capital and resources; urgent action is required.

October 3, 2013

It’s not what you see as much as what you don’t see that defines AT&T’s new store concept.

Noticeably missing from the prototype, which debuted in La Grange, Ill., are traditional counters, checkout registers and printed signage. Instead, the 3,200-sq.-ft. store offers an inviting, modern and interactive environment that is focused on the customer experience.

May 7, 2013

After a successful pilot, Best Buy Canada is expanding its use of fully integrated, enterprise mobile point (mPOS) solutions on its selling floor. The new, tablet-based technology has improved customer service, including reducing checkout times, and staff productivity.

May 2, 2012

Aldata announced that Raley’s Family of Fine Stores, a California-based supermarket chain, has expanded its use of Aldata Space Automation to create and maintain category- to store-specific planograms for high-volume categories, and, in turn, enable broader vendor collaboration.

Atlanta -- Aldata announced that Raley’s Family of Fine Stores, a California-based supermarket chain, has expanded its use of Aldata Space Automation to create and maintain category- to store-specific planograms for high-volume categories, and, in turn, enable broader vendor collaboration.

April 19, 2012

Supermarket retailer Giant Eagle said it has completed a rollout of Galleria's Promotional Display Optimization solution that allows the grocer to generate thousands of store-specific display plans on a daily basis.

Chicago -- Supermarket retailer Giant Eagle said Thursday it has completed a rollout of Galleria's Promotional Display Optimization solution that allows the grocer to generate thousands of store-specific display plans on a daily basis.

"We were already developing end-cap planograms, but Galleria enabled us to complete the process more efficiently," said Dan Schnorr, senior director of retail space planning, Giant Eagle.  

March 12, 2012

By Steven Boon, Galleria Retail Technology Solutions

By Steven Boon, steven.boon@galleria-rts.com

As retailers strive to be competitive in the current economic environment, many are considering the use of new software solutions to more effectively identify their customers’ wants and desires – and better determine what products they need to have on their store shelves to maximize sales and minimize wastage.

October 24, 2011

The retail workforce is typically young, inherently social and incredibly smart. Optimizing the power of these employees will require retailers to develop social, “gamified” platforms that enable associates to connect with each other, their work, rich information/content and real-time inventory information. The vision: People, inventory and work are all accessible via a social networking platform. Work is performed collaboratively, and with an array of available resources.


October 10, 2011

Motorola Solutions announced the first tablet computer built from the ground up specifically for enterprise users, the Android-based ET1.

Schaumburg, Ill. -- Motorola Solutions on Monday announced the first tablet computer built from the ground up specifically for enterprise users, the Android-based ET1. With the first solutions focused on retail, the new tablet will be available in fourth quarter 2011.

Similar in appearance to a consumer tablet, the new ET1 is designed to leverage the sleek design and user experience of a tablet with the applications, durability, security, device management and lifecycle-support needs that are specific to the retail environment.

November 19, 2010

New Business Solutions (NBS) recently introduced its Product Protection System (PPS), a loss-prevention shelving solution that can be customized to fit any product application and planogram.

Hicksville, L.I. -- New Business Solutions (NBS) recently introduced its Product Protection System (PPS), a loss-prevention shelving solution that can be customized to fit any product application and planogram.

The new shelving unit helps thwart professional thieves and shoplifting groups by preventing the sweeping of product at store level, thereby eliminating the potential for a thief to dump an entire shelf of merchandise into a bag at once.

September 1, 2010

Retailers are wondering what the 2010 holiday season will bring. Will consumers be ready to shop after two years of economic turmoil?

By Wayne Usie, senior VP retail, JDA Software, info@jda.com

Retailers are wondering what the 2010 holiday season will bring. Will consumers be ready to shop after two years of economic turmoil? Will there be a repeat of 2009’s last-minute uptick in traffic? Will online sales continue to rise?

August 25, 2010

From increased selling channels to consumer caution, to eroding customer loyalty, today’s retail environment is extremely challenging.

From increased selling channels to consumer caution, to eroding customer loyalty, today’s retail environment is extremely challenging. Discounting slow-turning products to allow for sales of high-margin items as a way to improve margin performance is common practice. But many retailers still struggle with how and when to mark down an item.

June 21, 2010

U.K. c-store retailer One Stop said Tuesday that it has selected Galleria Retail Technology Solutions...

May 16, 2010

Southern Imperial announced the release of the new Peghook for Gondola Uprights....

December 31, 2009

Amid expansion plans that have managed to defy the downturn, AutoZone has launched a...

October 26, 2009

Atlanta-based space-optimization solution provider Aldata said Tuesday that Raley’s has implemented the company’s Apollo Space...

September 30, 2008

As retailers reallocate their IT budgets, many are evaluating task-management systems. Simply put, task management...

December 31, 2007

Already a core piece of Food Lion and Hannaford Bros.’ retail strategies, an automated...

October 1, 2007

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June 30, 2007

All retailers are in business to service customers—or so they say. But chains such as...

November 29, 1999

In an increasingly crowded marketplace, a “one size fits all” merchandising and marketing strategy is...