23 Mar 2017  |  North America
Proliferation of Low-cost Devices, Hyperconnectivity, and Increase in Non-traditional Students is Driving Global Adoption of Academic Devices
Academic devices are a central part of the Internet of Things (IoT) in the education ecosystem; they create a personalized learning experience for students and give them access to digital learning solutions to meet their learning needs. The global academic devices market crossed $12.93 billion in revenue in 2016 and is expected to grow to $38.54 bi...
22 Nov 2016  |  North America
Secure and Multi-functional Mobile Terminals Drive Market Growth Across Regions
This study provides an in-depth analysis of the global electronic funds transfer at point of sale (EFTPOS) terminals market. Vendors are aiming to capitalize on global trends driving terminal growth, including cashless payments, mobility, and security. Most of this growth will come from EuroPay, MasterCard, and Visa (EMV) implementation in the Unit...
11 Nov 2016  |  North America
Vendors Target China and India for Growth Opportunities as Traditional Markets Hit Saturation
This market insight provides unit shipment forecasts, segmentation by region, and market share analysis for the global automated teller machines market. The regional forecast is global, and covers the North America and Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA), and Asia-Pacific (APAC) regions. Market drivers and restraints are ranke...
04 Aug 2016  |  Europe
Retail Convergence: Augmenting Physical Retail and Introducing the Human Factor and In-store Experience into Online Retail
One of the dominant themes in the definitions of the concept of digital transformation is the improvement of the customer experience through the application of digital technology. Therefore, retailers are experimenting with innovative solutions to improve their businesses and provide enhanced customer value.
15 Jul 2016  |  Europe
The new connected and demanding consumer forces retailers to reinvent their businesses. This phenomenon falls squarely within Frost & Sullivan’s Mega Trends research programme that covers an array of transformative, global forces that define the future of the world we live in through their far reaching impact on businesses, societies, economies, ...
01 Jun 2016  |  North America
Meeting Customers’ Needs, Mobility, Integrating People, Process, Technologies Key
Today’s customers are not just going online or into stores to shop. They are going omnichannel: ordering online and picking up in-store, as well as having items delivered to their stores. They also are “showrooming” and “webrooming” on their mobile devices. While the retail industry has talked about providing excellent omnichannel custo...
06 May 2016  |  Global
Rising Mobile E-commerce Sales of Top US Retailers Highlights Importance of Predictive Analytics and IoT
According to outside sources, in 2015, mobile e-commerce in the United States is predicted to account for about 30% of all electronic commerce sales in the region, a reasonable assumption as mobile e-commerce sales for the top United States retailers have been pegged to increase nearly 39% in 2015, while mobile e-commerce sales for the key European...
04 May 2016  |  Latin America
Local Technology and Innovative Approaches to Reduce Costs, Increase Productivity and Retain Customers as Market Readies for Take-off
This market insight presents an analysis of the current status of omnichannel strategy adoptions in Brazil, as well as selected successful business cases. It also provides a general view of how companies in Brazil are facing the omnichannel reality; an overview of Brazilian consumer behavior and its impact on interactions with companies; market dri...
24 Feb 2016  |  Global
Cultural and Business Shifts Creating Enormous Opportunities and Equally Formidable Challenges, Social Media Storms to Forefront as New Channels Seek to Improve Customer Experience
The world of customer care is changing faster than most companies can keep up with, and that is both a challenge and an opportunity. Customers today expect companies to know a lot about themtheir preferences, needs, past behaviors, priorities, and expectations. But they also expect companies to act on that information to significantly improve the ...
05 Feb 2016  |  North America
Sharp, Mobile-Friendly Design, Content, Data Analysis and Testing will be Critical to Successful Web Experiences
Most customer relationships now begin on the web. Many of these engagements are for increasingly complex sales, service, and support opportunities and issues. Many of these interactions occur over customers’ mobile devices. Web experience personalization, bolstered by web site testing, increases sales, raises order values, and generates greater c...