1. Optimize the Customer Experience When Upgrading Your POS Today’s retail customers are more empowered than ever before. Their choices have proliferated and the...
  2. Consumers Not Settled into New Spending Norms Although consumers said they intended to spend less on dining out during September, actual restaurant spending...
  3. Distinctive Chains See Impressive Growth Despite Downturn The fastest growing quick-service restaurants—measured as a combination of absolute dollar and percentage...
  4. Top Retailers Reveal Localization’s Three Truths Since Kurt Salmon’s influential localization study, which included a survey of nearly 300 retail...
  5. Restaurants’ Recovery from Recession Harder Than Previous The restaurant sector’s recovery from the most recent U.S. recession has been significantly slower...
  6. Optimizing Your Outsourced Sourcing Strategy Maximizing Your Relationship with Sourcing Agents Increasingly, retailers are turning over their sourcing...
  7. Scrutinizing the Decision to Outsource Sourcing The Due Diligence That Retailers Should Do Before Turning Sourcing Operations Over to an Agent This...