Retail

Follow developments and current thinking on the retail industry standards. The TIBCO Blog presents our take on where the retail industry is headed.

Data Reveals Black Friday Not Best Day for Deals

Data Reveals Black Friday Not Best Day for Deals

Despite the never-ending hype surrounding the deals you can find on Black Friday – the day after Thanksgiving really isn't the day to snag the...
Predictive Analytics to Streamline Retail Operations

Predictive Analytics to Streamline Retail Operations

The future of retail relies on the ability of retailers to harness and analyze consumer social sentiment data from diverse sources and use it...

Technology Is Creating a Battle for Consumers’ Eyeballs

In an attempt to keep up with a technology-equipped consumer, marketing campaigns are becoming more and more targeted. Leverage the Email Ocean Popular ad-blocking software is...

Men’s Wearhouse and tibbr: Reinforcing Competitive Advantage

If you have happy employees, they’re going to treat customers well. That’s the conclusion of Men’s Wearhouse, the largest chain of men’s tailored clothing...

Trends Come and Go in Retail, but Technology Is the One Trend That Is...

The digital age has impacted the way we shop, but the retail-to-customer interaction remains the same. Online Experience Mirrors In-Store For example, a consumer is shopping...

Personalized Service During the Holiday Season Translates to Brand Loyalty All Year Long

The busy holiday season is about to arrive, along with new product launches and deals. Most people are busy planning their holiday shopping or...

Don’t Model Business Strategy After a Boutique or Big-Box Retailers

It seems like every product or service today is dealing with how to support the market when, by human nature, we are drawn to...

A Rich Buying Experience Isn’t All About the Cost

Shopping on the Internet often delivers a rich buying experience to customers. On an e-commerce site, it is assumed that complete and extensive information...

Analytics to Measure Targeted Ad Campaigns

Advertising clients now expect advertising campaigns to be measurable and much more data driven than they have been in the past, according to Dimitri Maex, managing...

Predictive Analytics: Predicting the Unpredictable Consumer

It’s become a ubiquitous sight for retailers: the customer hunched over a smartphone in a store browsing competitors' prices and scouring consumer reviews before...