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Mobile ads and circulars prove particularly effective for retail

It may be time for retailers to start thinking about chucking the print circulars and begin focusing more on their mobile promotions. 

At Whole Foods, mobile is a work in progress

While some retailers have rushed to create, and re-create apps, Whole Foods is taking the slow and steady approach.

Bloomingdales mobile POS enables customer connections

At Bloomingdales, mobile POS devices are freeing sales associates from being tethered to a register and enabling closer connections with customers. In addition to tablets in fitting rooms there are also mobile devices on the sales floor in select departments, or "major families of business," including handbags, shoes and select home products, said Jessica Karr, manager of mobile enhancements.

New iOS limits WiFi tracking for retailers

Apple's September press conference held a lot of great news for retailers with the Apple Watch and Apple Pay, but there is one update that could hinder in-store tracking.

UPS adds 3D printing to 100 stores

UPS is betting on 3D printing, with the addition of 3D print services to 100 U.S. stores from its initial three-market test. To kick off the rollout, UPS is designating this week as "3D Print Week."

Macy's unveils omnichannel initiatives and new technology

Macy's is heading into the holiday season with several new omnichannel initiatives, including several new mobile components and tests. 

Sears adds in-vehicle returns and exchanges

Sears is gearing toward mobile by making returns and exchanges part of its in-vehicle pickup service. 

Macy's deploys beacons, expands mobile initiatives

Macy's is heading into the holiday season with several new omnichannel initiatives, including several new mobile components and tests.

RadioShack exclusive seller of mobile solutions to US military

RadioShack and Defense Mobile have signed an agreement making the retailer the exclusive distributor of Defense's new nationwide 4G LTE mobile services.

Labor management under-represented in tech investment

Retailers are investing in technology to improve the in-store experience, improve customer service and strengthen omnichannel operations, but there's one key area that is largely being ignored:...