Author: CKSystems

The Rise of Mobile Point of Sale (Infographic)

26 February in Customer Experience, Infographics, Mobile Point of Sale, NFC, Omni-Channel, Online, Point of Sale, Retail, Retail Trends, Tablet POS, Technology

As retail technology continues to evolve, the once distinct lines between online and in-store shopping experiences become more and more indistinct. As these lines become increasingly blurred, omni-channel readiness becomes increasingly critical for a retailers success. Whether retailers think so or not, hyper-connected consumers expect to...

2014: The Year for Modernizing Point of Sale Systems (Infographic)

04 February in Business, Business Intelligence, CRM, Customer Loyalty, Infographics, Point of Sale, POS Retail, Retail, Retail Trends, Technology

With signs of the U.S. economy starting to awaken, and the continual growth of online retail sales, retail store owners are faced with two obvious decision points – either upgrade and modernize or lose further ground with their legacy Point of Sale (POS)/Store Management systems. The...

Personalizing the Customer’s In-Store Experience With Customer Engagement Technology (Infographic)

20 January in Business, Customer Engagement, Customer Experience, Customer Loyalty, Infographics, Mobile Apps, Omni-Channel, Online, Point of Sale, POS Retail, Retail, Retail Trends, Shopping, Social Media, Technology

For the past twenty years or so, small and medium-sized brick and mortar retailers have been forced to change how they do business. Retail giants such as Wal Mart and Target have established their very large footprints in thousands of locations around the U.S., forcing...

The New CXM Model

08 January in Business, Business Intelligence, CRM, Customer Experience, Customer Loyalty, Marketing, POS Retail, Social Media, Technology

The days of one-way conversations—where you and your company would create a product, set a price, decide what place the product would be sold at, use whatever means necessary to promote the product and then analyze the buying patterns of the customer —has quickly become...

The Informational Influence of Brand Communities

01 December in Customer Experience, Customer Loyalty, Marketing, Online, Social Media

In today’s digital age an endless stream of information is often right in the palm of your hand. The pervasiveness of the Internet and the rise of mobile devices provides businesses with a valuable avenue to manage customer relations and gain a competitive advantage. Mobile phones and...

Omni-Channel Retailing: The Way Forward (Infographic)

01 December in Business, Customer Experience, Customer Loyalty, Ecommerce, Infographics, Marketing, NFC, Omni-Channel, Online, POS Retail, Retail Trends, Social Media, Technology

Omni-channel retailing—connecting with consumers via multiple selling channels—is the latest buzzword in the retail industry. But what does it mean for you as a retailer? In the past, retailers focused much of their attention on a single-channel selling strategy; that is, what was selling, where...