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NH Tech Company Thwarts Porch Pirates

Originally Posted At: Business NH Magazine With online ordering continuing to rise, wariness about home deliveries and porch pirates is also increasing. But a NH company is using technology to solve the problem. Position Imaging, a Portsmouth-based tech company that...

Avoiding Package Delivery Holiday Horrors

Originally posted at realty411guide.com Adobe Digital Economy Index predicts online shopping spending during the 2021 holiday season is poised to break all previous records. According to Adobe’s Holiday Shopping Report 2021, “Record demand for ecommerce expected to...

Three Elements of Future Stores: Customer Experience, Self-Service, Dark Store

Originally Posted @ Chain Store Age What do the Galápagos Islands and retail have in common? Evolution. Each environment is a study in evolution, constantly changing to adapt and survive. In the retail world, you don’t have to embark upon a Charles Darwin expedition...

Rethinking Your Reverse Logistics

Originally Posted at TotalRetail Soon after the holidays are over we shift from the season of giving to the period of returns. The 2021 returns period post-holidays was different from others; extended return deadlines caused a massive backlog with regards to shipping...

How Are US Home and Home-Improvement Retailers Handling Returns?

BY CORESIGHT RESEARCH WHAT'S INSIDE Handling product returns is an ongoing challenge for home and home-improvement, with new considerations as e-commerce sales in the sector accelerate. We discuss seven measures that US home and home-improvement retailers use to...

Transforming Supply Chain With Smarter Logistics

Those responsible for supply chains, secure package management, and contactless package management, are pressured to deliver an ever-increasing volume of eCommerce shipments. But they do have an ally in the form of AI and computer vision to improve efficiency and...

10 things retailers should consider in choosing a BOPIS approach

Ned Hill, founder and CEO of Position Imaging, explains how an effective BOPIS fulfillment solution can improve store experiences with safe, secure, and fast merchandise retrieval. But BOPIS systems are not all alike and he offers up tips for retailers in making the...

Contactless Goes Far Beyond Payments: It’s For Everything

Originally Posted at Ecommerce Times By Mo Cheema Feb 23, 2021 Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, contactless payments stood as one of the most noticeable changes in the retail industry. According to a Forbes Technology Council post, the global contactless payments...