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In our Dec. 5th post I provided a great video from Motorola Solutions that showcased some of the many retail applications the ET1 Enterprise Tablet is designed for. Ready to learn more about the retail tablet that meets the needs of both the customer and the enterprise?
During a recent webinar, presented by Retail TouchPoints, titled “The Road to In-Store Mobile Commerce,” Steve Rowen, of RSR Research, shared key findings from the company’s 2011 edition of its annual store benchmark survey. Survey findings showed that 70% of respondents have utilized technology-enabled touch points for store associates for more than a year, a significant increase from 49% in 2010. And 25% of respondents said they now are providing store managers with mobile technology-enabled touch points, up from 14% in 2010.
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In past posts I’ve provided information about the multiple benefits that GPS solutions provide, such as fuel savings, increased security and improved driver productivity. DecisionPoint’s partner GeoMicro offers 3 Software as a Service products that quickly enable you to achieve desired ROI for your field workforce automation deployment.
Last week I provided some of the responses regarding field service softwarefrom Field Technologies recently released Field Mobility 2012 special report. Some additional responses from the survey that were quite interesting involved handheld mobile computers, device form factors and features.
This new video from DecisionPoint’s partner Zebra technologies showcases the multiple uses for Zebra’s products and where they show up in people’s everyday lives. I think this video is very interesting and shows how bar code and RFID solutions for retail, hospitality, logistics and more—truly impact customers daily experiences.
Field Technologies recently released their Field Mobility 2012 special report which includes feedback from a sample of 327 readers. The report provides a real-world take on the features and functionality you should look for in field workforce automation solutions. 45% of respondents with mobile workforces that use automation software cited the following top 10 features and functionality of field service software:
In our Oct. 28th post I provided additional information about the Panasonic Solutions enterprise-grade Android tabletand the microsite they launched in Sept. In early Nov. Panasonic held a launch event for the Panasonic Toughpad A1.
Aberdeen Group recently released a research report on the key trends in the path to service revenue. They surveyed approximately 150 service organizations to understand these key trends and the report also documents best practices relied upon by leading service organizations. In the report, the importance of mobility toolswas rated at least a 4 out of 5 in every category, including:
DecisionPoint and Zebra’s end-to-end kiosk solutions provide you with everything you need to enhance the shopping experience and improve customer satisfaction. In fact, retailers deploying kiosk solutions are improving customer satisfaction by an average of 58%.
The new ET1 Enterprise Tablet from Motorola Solutions takes retail applications to a whole new level. From task management to real-time inventory details, the ET1 provides the information and tools you need to boost employee productivity and efficiency while increasing customer satisfaction. Check out the video below to see some of the features and application capabilities.
The National Retail Federation (NRF) Annual Convention and EXPO will be held January 15-18, 2012 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in NY. NRF 2011 drew 22,000 attendees from 82 countries and the 2012 conference is offering more than ever before.