Walmart takes further steps to democratize retail industry data, solidifying its leadership. Kroger buys Albertsons to accelerate growth.
In episode 57 of the Cloud Wars Horizon Minute, Tom Smith covers recent news from Walmart, which rolled out a free version of its big data app for suppliers and also standardized its finance organization on PowerBI. Meanwhile, Kroger is growing by acquisition.
Scott Vaughan provides several examples of “customer dazzle” to show why now’s the time for businesses to modernize their cloud database strategies and develop scalable environments.
In Cloud Wars Horizon Minute, Ep. 56, Tom Smith profiles Sana, which develops cloud e-commerce software that is always in sync with a company’s ERP data, and it also includes built-in payment functionality.
In My Metaverse Minute, Ep. 176, Kieron considers how Apple is using its branding strategy to distinguish itself within the Metaverse.
Toni Witt explains why Starbucks Odyssey, an extension of the company’s loyalty program that lets customers earn NFTs, is so innovative.
Omnichannel is no longer a “nice to have.” It’s a requirement. Scott Vaughan shares essential approaches for B2B sales in particular.
Innovation is alive and well: Automation Anywhere, SingleStore, Workspan, and Ecocart all secured major financial backing this week.
Walmart’s Roblox-centered Metaverse strategy is just the latest indicator that the company sets a digital innovation pace for others to follow.
In Cloud Wars Horizon Minute, Ep. 51, Tom Smith shares highlights from this month’s startup funding roundup, including a Shopify merchant buyer, a retail software firm, and metaverse collaboration tools.
The big-box retail giant’s latest digital business announcements continue to build its case as the world’s top digital innovator.
In Cloud Wars Horizon Minute, Ep. 50, Tom Smith discusses the big-box retail giant’s customer-centric tech leadership with a slew of new partners, as well as updated store, website, and app integrations.
Oracle, Workday, Kroger and Walmart delivered powerful results, which Tom Smith and Bob Evans discuss in Episode 48 of the Cloud Wars Horizon Minute.
The grocery giant’s digital initiatives for serving customers, attacking inflation, and streamlining supply chains are paying off in a big way.
Examples of retailers struggling with supply chain challenges abound. The grocery giant isn’t one of them — and it has the growth to prove it.
In this Cloud Wars Expo Moment, SAP’s Si Mohammed-Said talks about a why prioritizing partners helps bring domain expertise and experience to cloud solutions in the financial services and retail industries.
In this News Desk interview, Acceleration Economy VP and Principal Analyst Aaron Back welcomes Workday’s Sharon Schell and Joe Wilson for a conversation on both hospitality and retail industry solutions.
In this News Desk interview, Acceleration Economy VP and Principal Analyst Aaron Back welcomes Mike Webster, Oracle SVP and General Manager of Retail. The pair discuss industry challenges, securing data and allowing co-creators room to be different through Oracle’s retail-specific tools.
In this Cloud Wars Expo News Desk interview, SAP’s Matt Laukatis and Applexus’ Chris Couch discuss working together to address current upheavals, challenges, and transformations in the retail industry.
Episode 15 of the Growth Swarm podcast, covers how retail is not only evolving with cloud and other technologies, but also mashing up with other industries.