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    Online Shopping Visualization

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    Online retail spending topped the $100 billion mark last year. According to comScore, the top ten retail web sites were: Amazon Dell Yahoo Wal-Mart TicketMaster JCPenny Apple BestBuy Victoria's Secret Circuit City above data from It is interesting to...
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    Webinar focused on BI in Retail

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    What: Webinar Focused on BI in Retail When: February 20 th - 11 a.m. PST, 2 a.m. EST Who: Rob Garf – AMR analyst David Gruehn – Industry Solutions Director, Former Retail CIO Debbie Hauss, Managing Editor, RIS News Do you know what it truly costs to sell...
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    WSS 3.0 Application Templates for Retail

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    Forty new application templates are scheduled to be made available soon for WSS 3.0. Among these templates, one of them is specifically for the Retail Industry, and several others fit into typical business processes in the Retail Industry. The template...
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    Shopping with Concierge

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    Integrated into the shopping cart handle, Concierge is an interactive touch-screen computer that uses a wireless in-store network to improves customers' shopping experience. The solution claims to boost store loyalty, facilitate up-sell and gather invaluable...
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    Interesting Signage Concept

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    The Jeep Waterfall is a 25-foot-high sheet of falling water that can display arbitrary bitmaps in falling water, using a mechanism "similar to an inkjet printer" (from )
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    Windows Vista SideShow

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    Windows Vista SideShow technology enables laptop manufacturers to include a secondary or auxiliary display in future laptop designs. This display can be used to easily view the critical information you need, whether the laptop is on, off, or in sleep...
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    NFC in Retail

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    NFC (Near Field Communication) technology provides simplicity and ease of use. End users or employees just hold NFC-enabled devices together to access services, interact with content, set up connections, make a payment or present a ticket. Many corporations...
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    NRF 07

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    I attended the Retail's BIG Show 2007 today at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in NY. The session started off with a keynote by Steve Ballmer. The Seattle Times covered the keynote today ( link ). The show was impressive and well attended as usual...
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    Workforce Management using Data Mining

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    Wal-Mart unveils its new plan for a flexible workforce; the new plan will schedule workers to follow a work schedule that is determined by customer shopping habits. The goal is to handle heavy shopping hours with more store help, while scaling down during...
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    Robot Cell Phone Retailer

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    The Age from Australia reports that a japanese job referral company has started renting out robots as temporary workers. Ubiko," a robot-on-wheels with a catlike face, is joining the crew of temporary workers that a Japanese job-referral company hopes...
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    Photo2Search for visual searches

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    Searching for information using images/photos will soon be a reality with the project that Microsoft Research is working on: Photo2Search. That handy gadget you’ve been coveting is on sale at the mall. How does its price compare to those offered elsewhere...
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    In-Store intelligence using VideoMining

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    VideoMining provides retail businesses with real-time customer intelligence for improving customer service, marketing, merchandize planning, loss prevention and security. VideoMining has some interesting scenarios in managing the store workforce: It allows...
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    XCelsius + Excel + MOSS 2007

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    Over the last few days, I was experimenting with ways to create a snazzy looking dashboard using MOSS 2007 . Among the various options, I found a pretty cool option using XCelsius (Thanks Will, for the pointer). I downloaded the trial version to see how...
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    Office Accounting Express 2007

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    Microsoft ® Office Accounting Express 2007 is a financial management software designed for early startups and home-based businesses that currently use pen and calculator or spreadsheets to run their operations. Office Accounting Express 2007 consists...
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    Guide to Retail Industry Trends and News Sources

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    An interesting collection of resources to keep on top of Retail Industry Trends on Work.Com by Jennifer Baljko. Link
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    Reference Application Pack for Supply Chain Management

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    Download the OBA (Pffice Business Application) Reference Application Pack for SCM. You can use this as an example of building OBAs in your own organization, or even use this as a starter kit to jump start building your own OBAs. DOWNLOAD HERE Traditional...
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    REI Improves Its Product Development Processes by Integrating Process and Project Management Tasks

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    REI needs to consistently develop high-quality products and decrease the time to market. REI is combining Microsoft .NET technology, the Microsoft® Office Enterprise Project Management (EPM) Solution, and software based on Microsoft Office Visio 2003...
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    .mobi registration is now open to everyone

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    With mobile phones being more prevalent than PCs, retailers would benefit from extending their web presence to the mobile phone. With four times more mobile phone users than PC users, and also the fact that you are most likely to access a site through...
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    PayPal Payment Wizard (for Outlook and Outlook Express)

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    Using the Payment Request Wizard for Outlook and Outlook Express, you can quickly add PayPal payment buttons to your email messages. When your customers click the button, it takes them to the PayPal website to complete the transaction. Collect money quickly...
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    CompUSA Gets a Business Intelligence Boost with ProClarity and Microsoft SQL Server 2005

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    CompUSA saw opportunity in the ability to be the first to recognize - and act on - fast-changing sales trends in the computer industry. The company required a data warehouse and BI system to link its disparate legacy databases, as well as a flexible,...
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    BI Home Runs

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    ComputerWorld features a series of stories of 15 organizations that use BI to make better business decisions. Especially interesting is the report on Virgin Entertainment Groups BI system . The system churns out analyses of sales data that store managers...
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    Store Surveilance

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    Inventory shrinkage, a combination of employee theft, shoplifting, vendor fraud and administrative error, cost United States retailers over $31 billion last year according to the latest National Retail Security Survey report on retail theft, which analyzed...
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    Smarter Shelf

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    Interesting article from RFID in Japan : The shelf monitors RFID tagged products and collects information about how many people stopped in front of a product, how many did not, how many times it was picked up by a customer and for how long. Other RFID...
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    TabletKiosk launches UMPC model

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    CPU Intel Pentium® M 1.0GHz w/ 2MB L2 cache System Memory 1 x SODIMM DDR2 Slot with 1024MB Hard Drive 1.8" 60GB, 4,200 rpm VGA Chipset Intel 915GMS with Embedded 3D Engine DirectX 9 Compliant Supports Dual-Display Option with Cradle VGA Resolution 800x480...
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    VoIP Meets RFID In a Japanese Dressing Room

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    From StorefrontBacktalk : Workers at the $8.5 billion retail Tokyo-based chain traditionally waited outside dressing rooms, listening for instructions to bring more clothes. In the new experimental system, the workers can stock shelves while waiting...
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