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Retail is ripe for innovation, but are consumers really hungry for it? The latest Omnichannel Shopping Preferences study from A.T. Kearney seeks to answer that, but the findings may surprise the droves of brands making huge investments in digital commerce.
The survey of 2,500 US shoppers found that physical retail stores play a crucial role in online purchasing habits, with 55 percent of shoppers preferring to use both physical stores and online retail throughout the shopping journey.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 18, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ZoomSystems, the global leader in automated retail, has launched a self-service razor cartridge defensive merchandising solution in Albertsons stores located in Southern California. Installed in May, RazorZone automated retail machines offer retailers the world's first defensive merchandising solution that eliminates consumer shrink while increasing sales and enhancing the consumer experience.
SAN FRANCISCO, CA, June 11, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ZoomSystems, the global leader in automated retail, will be unveiling its ZoomShop V1 machine this week at FMI Connect, the annual Food Management Institute show, to be held at McCormick Place in Chicago, June 11-13. Attendees will get a hands-on opportunity to experience this technology, proven to increase sales, enhance the consumer experience and eliminate consumer theft.
Kate Duff and Alexi Mintz, co-founders and co-CEOs of 3FLOZ, discuss how the company's pre-packaged products can make airline travel much smoother with Pimm Fox on Bloomberg Television's "Taking Stock". (Source: Bloomberg)
Benefit Cosmetics & ZoomSystems were awarded a Clio Image award for the Glam Up & Away ZoomShop.
Congratulations Benefit Cosmetics!
Women continue to make their mark in the world of technology. More women are moving up the ranks and claiming the most coveted positions in the most impressive tech-driven companies in the world. Women are eager to take their place at the head of the table. They are proving to be very comfortable in leadership positions. Women continue to make progress in a host of companies—currently holding 4.6% of Fortune 500 CEO positions and 4.6% of Fortune 1,000 CEO positions.
The brand opened its concept Tuesday at a mall in Switzerland. Despite intense competition, sales increased
Could this be a long-awaited Nespresso compete answers? Subsidiary of Nestlé expands its presence in any case and the accessibility of its pods for consumers. So far, they could only be purchased via the Internet, in its own stores or through a call center.
SAN FRANCISCO (Business Wire) -- ZoomSystems, the global leader in automated retail, today announced former Levi’s Strauss & Co. (LS&Co.) CEO and President John Anderson has joined the company’s board of directors, bringing 30-plus years of valuable international retail expertise.
Consumers will be able to experience a new personalised way of shopping with theNespresso Cube, an innovative automated retail concept. The three first Nespresso Cubes were implemented in Barcelona, Spain, and Lisbon, Portugal.
San Francisco-based beauty brand Benefit Cosmetics has partnered with automated retailer ZoomSystems to dispense its beauty products in kiosks across the country.
As part of the deal, ZoomSystems will develop and operate standalone beauty retail kiosks for Benefit, which it's calling "Glam Up & Away," that will be installed in a number of U.S. airports, including New York, Houston, Las Vegas, Austin, Cleveland and Savannah. ZoomSystems said it will install 25 kiosks next month to start, with more planned.