Microsoft is transforming the future of retail by empowering people throughout the shopping experience—from the digital experiences that make shopping fun and rewarding, to the productivity and collaboration solutions that allow retail employees to provide outstanding customer service, to the intelligent systems that provide deep insights and empower advanced decision making and personalization. This concept video showcases how Microsoft is enabling the next generation of empowered retail. For more information on Microsoft solutions for the Retail Industry
We have just launched our Fashion Fund for startup ventures and small to middle-market fashion designers.
The main purpose for the fund is to keep our embroidery and textile clients working in the USA. The fund however, is not limited to the fashion industry and we are expanding it to other USA based businesses.
Retail News – Changing consumer shopping tastes and expectations are quietly transforming the retail industry. Shoppers increasingly crave instant gratification, one-of-a-kind merchandise and are cozying up to the idea of borrowing goods versus buying them.
As a result, the shopping model of the near future is poised to look radically different from just a decade ago, and retailers that don’t keep pace with changing tastes are setting themselves up for a rude awakening, at best or extinction.
‘Connected technology’ solutions play an important role in a consumer’s retail experience. Watch this story of how discerning retail consumers are being enabled by Amway and Microsoft Services to not only choose a particular product, but also experience it.
This scenario video shows how a Kinect for Windows-enabled digital sign application makes it easy for shoppers to engage with products, try them on, and purchase while also using social media for additional marketing reach.