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The top ten most-read features on Retail Insight Network in 2023

How is AI used in retail in 2023? The leading uses of AI in retail include supply chain forecasting, chatbots,…

Managing absenteeism: strategies for retail productivity

According to data from the Office for National Statistics, in 2022 an estimated 185.6 million working days were lost because…

Majority of US consumers are dissatisfied with retail mobile apps

Mobile app development company Bryj has surveyed 1000 consumers in the US on their attitudes and preferences towards using retail…

Rishi Sunak addresses existential AI threats ahead of UK safety summit

UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has vowed to tackle fears surrounding artificial intelligence (AI) ahead of the world’s first AI…

Out of stock, out of profit: How AI can prevent stockouts

With the festive season nearly upon us, the last thing buyers want to see are empty shelves – both on…

Retailers are increasing observability investments

A new report finds that while tool fragmentation persists in the US retail industry, observability provides significant business value for…

Commerce remains top target for online attacks

Akamai Technologies' report, 'Entering through the Gift Shop: Attacks on Commerce', finds that commerce remains the most targeted for web…

Will 2023’s bank holiday bonanza save retailers?

Recent data shows that bank holidays and celebration events have been boosting retail sales. In fact, UK retailers reported a…

Technology and quality are key to Independent retailers’ success

Adopting technology is crucial for independent retailers to succeed during these turbulent times in the retail industry, according to a…

Teamwork Commerce launches self-checkout technology

Teamwork Commerce’s new self-checkout technology allows customers to instantly scan items and reduce checkout times. The self-checkout solution also allows…