Posts Tagged ‘retail’

Kibo’s New Omnichannel Software Enables Manufacturers to Sell Direct

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

E-commerce is constantly changing the retail game and Dallas-based Kibo has shifted the paradigm again with its latest invention.

The omnichannel commerce platform obtained a new patent for software that collects inventory data from retailers and provides it to manufacturers, …

Retail Real Estate:
Want to Test a Concept? Come to Dallas-Fort Worth

Posted by Lance Murray

Retail Real Estate RoundtableDuring the 1990s and 2000s, bigger was better when it came to stores, restaurants, and service-type retailers. Things are changing, however, as the categories of retail real estate expand. New and innovative retailers — including service providers, grocers, and health-care

Talking Shop in Retail Real Estate: Technology and Trends

Posted by Lance Murray

Retail Real Estate RoundtableE-commerce. Mobile technology. Big data.

Retail real estate experts shared their perspectives on how technology continues to change the way consumers shop — and its impact on retail space. Tom Salanty, Jennifer Frank, Alan Shor, Frank Mihalopolous, Herb Weitzman, and

The Dallas Edit Exchange: Shop the Closets of Top Style Influencers

Posted by Westphall PR

Double tap. Screenshot. Follow link. Enter payment information. Shipped.

Boom, the shirt is yours!

Blogging and Instagram have revolutionized how we shop today. Many of us shop directly from our smartphones and are just one double tap or screenshot away …

LinkedIn: DFW Tech Skills Abundant, Hiring’s Up

Posted by Lance Murray

The recently released LinkedIn Workforce Report shows that North Texas has an abundant supply of skilled workers in the tech sectors, from telecom to IT infrastructure. 

The monthly report looks at employment trends in the U.S. workforce and is divided …

What’s On Trend in Retail? REVTECH Founder: It’s About Customer Experience

Posted by Heather Noel

REVTECH Managing Director David Matthews is concerned for Dallas’ future in retail, but through the startup accelerator’s new space he foresees hope for the industry. 

It’s there in the 13,000-square-foot North Dallas office, which REVTECH will officially celebrate Thursday

TREC Seeks Entries for 1st Real Estate ‘Shark Tank’ Pitch

Posted by Lance Murray

The Real Estate Council has put out a call for entrants for its first-ever Shark Tank-style competition.

TREC is seeking real estate projects aimed at driving economic development in Southern Dallas within the footprint of the GrowSouth Initiative.

Here’s …

J.C. Penney Mixes Tradition, Tech in Retail Resurgence

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Appliances, wood floors, salons, and French makeup counters have fueled a turnaround at J.C. Penney, according to Mike Amend, executive vice president of Omnichannel at the Plano-based retailer.

It’s been a rollercoaster ride in recent years, but these changes plus …

More Tech Advances will Spur Retail Evolution

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Brick and mortar stores have been at odds with e-commerce for a decade or more but recent technological advances could change the retail sector.

That’s not to say that the pain for major retail stores will end. The evolution could …

What’s in Retail’s Future? Michio Kaku Looks Ahead

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Imagine seeing the internet through a contact lens. Virtual reality automatically showing a person’s profile as you walk up to them. Purchases and other actions executed literally in the blink of an eye. This far-fetched sci-fi idea would seem outlandish …