By Zsofia Kerekes | December 2, 2014
Retail is not dead, neither is it knocked out. Statistics show that brick-and-mortar stores still play an important role in customers’ lives, even if their role is changing. At first glance it may seem like e-commerce is their biggest challenger (see trends such as showrooming
, taking profit away from physical stores). Yet if we look behind the numbers, we see that instead of fighting fist to fist, the two are increasingly intertwined.
By Zsofia Kerekes | November 11, 2014
Until now, ‘dark stores’
have been little more than a useful but mysterious element of back-end retail operations, hidden from customers’ eyes. Thanks to the brand new wave of retail technology innovation using smart glasses like Google Glass or Epson or wearable cameras like an Android device, the ugly duckling can soon turn into a swan.
Dark stores: the dark horse of grocery e-commerce & retail
In general, dark stores are brick-and-mortar locations or ded...
By Luigi Mallardo | November 7, 2014
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By Zsofia Kerekes | October 23, 2014
Everyone is talking about the emerging need for connecting the worlds of online and offline retail and going truly ‘omnichannel’. Now, Whisbi is really making this happen, creating a patented solution that will revolutionize the world of retail.
Our SaaS solutions have been acclaimed for effectively combining the best of phone and online communications. Well, we’ve just added an exciting third dimension: physical stores.