Kalypso acquired by Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK). Read the press release.

Viewpoints By Edith Trevino

Download: Retail Innovation Annual Report - 2017

In the retail industry, innovation happens every day. Our 2017 Annual Report reflects on trends and mega-themes we expect to carry into 2018, while celebrating noteworthy examples of innovation from 2017.

Article: Implementing Off-the-Shelf Solutions with an Agile Mindset

Agile methodologies focus on continuous improvement and delivering value to the user. However, we often see companies resort to a more traditional waterfall approach to design, testing, and deployment. Here are some key considerations to keep an organization agile during off-the-shelf implementations.

Microblog: Retail Innovation Shout Out: Elevating the Walmart Brand

Having a robust digital platform and a bold customer experience strategy has become vital to succeed in the $800 billion supermarket industry. 

Download: Retail Innovation Themes for 2017

In the retail industry, innovation happens every day. Our 2016 Annual Report reflects on trends and themes we expect to carry into 2017, while celebrating noteworthy examples of innovation from 2016. Read an excerpt from the 2016 Annual Report below and download it here.

Microblog: Retail Innovation Shout Out: Shop.org Selects Digital Commerce Startup of the Year

From transforming the physical storefront, to using visual intelligence, to providing a platform to discover product innovations, these three firms will likely alter the retail industry.

Microblog: Retail Innovation Shout Out: Vendedy Connects Street Vendors to Global Consumers

Vendedy is social enterprise startup aiming to digitize the street market economy by connecting local vendors with global consumers using SMS and cloud. 

Download: Retail Innovation Annual Report - 2015

In the retail industry, innovation happens every day. Our 2015 Annual Report reflects on trends and mega-themes we expect to carry into 2016, while celebrating noteworthy examples of innovation from 2015.

Microblog: Retail Innovation Shout Out: Mesh01 Accelerates Innovation with Crowdsourcing Model

Mesh01 helps leading retailers embrace crowdsourcing for design and end-user product testing, with a sophisticated online platform that connects companies with a user community of over 15,000 members.

Microblog: Retail Innovation Shout Out: Instacart Pushes the Cart Down the Right Aisle

Instacart is shaking up the on-demand grocery delivery business with a unique personal shopper model that is not dependent on warehouses, vehicles or inventory.