Straight Talk About RFID

10/6/2014 — RFID continues to proliferate the world of fashion, with an uptick in use at both ends of the price spectrum. Apparel’s 8th RFID Report identifies the year’s most pertinent developments and shines the spotlight on industry leaders.

Latest Reports

The Fulfillment Revolution

9/8/2014 - Retailers have made great omnichannel inroads, yet opportunity remains to truly transform and align assortment planning and fulfillment. New technology and processes enable retailers to tackle this challenge — in a profitable fashion. Download Now >>

EKN Research Reports

EKN: 2nd Annual Future of Stores

10/27/2014 - The role of the brick and mortar store is evolving from being a destination of commerce to being a hub of Omni-channel customer engagement. In order to consistently and smoothly dispense an Omni-channel experience to customers, retailers will need to re-train this organizational fiber. EKN’s 2014 Stores Industry Benchmark lays out a framework for how. The report illustrates 4 key properties of stores that retailers will need to transform and key enabling capabilities retailers will invest in to drive the above transformation. Each section contains specific short, medium and long-term recommendations and key data points. Download Now >>

EKN: 2nd Annual Omni-channel Merchandising Benchmark

8/15/2014 - More than a decade after eCommerce became a highly viable channel and as the mobile channel continues to disrupt the industry, merchandising in retail is finally showing signs of a significant evolution. EKN's 2nd annual Omni-channel Merchandising Benchmark study, based on a survey of 100 retailers, lays out findings and analysis from the survey, presents prescriptive recommendations on what should be done to execute on a unified merchandising strategy, and outlines best practices - strategies, business processes and technology recommendations to that end. Download Now >>


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