In an economy where advertising revenue is scarce and unpredictable, selecting the right back-ofﬁce tool can make a difference. Such back-ofﬁce tools help network operators manage advertising campaigns, track revenue, and bill customers. If these tools are not integrated into the overall digital signage solution, or if they require excessive manpower, the result can be a drain on proﬁtability. Harris’s Product Manager, Jim Oehler tells us more…
World Market Center Las Vegas is an integrated home and hospitality contract furnishings showroom and trade complex, covering 57 acres. With the recent opening of its newest facility, Building C, World Market Center Las Vegas now stands at more than five million square feet of space, exceeding the size of any trade merchandise mart in the United States.
Wherever customer service is crucial, kiosk and unattended payments technology is on the rise. No other technology can help retailers achieve a more dramatic change in the way they interact with customers, allowing them to deliver individualised messages and services – while saving costs and increasing revenues.
Contactless technology is transforming the European payments landscape. Speed, expediency and increased operational efficiency have put contactless on the counter in convenience, quick service and ticketing environments - and momentum continues to grow.
The strategic case for bringing gift card solutions in-house. In the UK, nearly 80% of retailers outsource their gift card program. Many of these retailers can see significant cost savings by bringing gift cards in-house.
From a safety perspective, how do you know, at a point in time, how many people attending a concert are on your pitch – especially when they are allowed to flow from one area to another ? This was the challenge which faced the Wembley Stadium team in May 2008. The concert promoter was keen to allow “free flow” of concert goers from the pitch to seating areas on level 1 by the side of the pitch. This presented a challenge to the Health & Safety Compliance Team who need to ensure adherence to the Safety Certificate (which links the maximum number of people allowed on the pitch to the time it would take to evacuate in an emergency).
Stadium is the largest sports retailer in Scandinavia, with 110 stores in Sweden, Denmark and Finland. In addition to the Stadium stores, the company also encompasses the concepts Stadium Ski Stadium XXL and Stadium Outlet, as well as the underlying companies Stadium Promotion, Stadium Solutions and Stadium Sports Camp. The corporate group has approximately 3,000 employees. The mission of Stadium is to inspire an active, fun and healthy life.
More than 80% of UK retailers are missing out on sales and paying needless costs because they don't gather one of the most basic types of sales information: customer traffic. At a critical time for the market, this paper reveals what's at stake for stores across the UK and what they can do about it.