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Three ways Amazon Go’s automation will impact the retail industry

Three ways Amazon Go’s automation will impact the retail industry Could “paper or plastic?” become a question of the past? In early December, Amazon opened its checkout-free store concept, Amazon Go, in Seattle. Initially open only to employees, the store is expected to open to the [...]

3 Ways Restaurants Should React to the Overtime Rule Delay

3 Ways Restaurants Should React to the Overtime Rule Delay In late November, the Department of Labor (DOL)'s updated overtime regulations were stalled just ten days before the expected start date. Under the new rules, workers who earn less than $913 a week or $47,476 a year [...]

WorkJam raises $12 million to communicate with hourly workers

WorkJam raises $12 million to communicate with hourly workers There is plenty of enterprise software for the white-collar workforce, but there still isn’t an ideal way to communicate with employees who aren’t sitting at a desk. That’s the thesis behind WorkJam, which is announcing $12 million in [...]

WorkJam Completes $12 Million Strategic Investment Round From Lerer Hippeau Ventures, Blumberg Capital, Founder Collective and NovelTMT

WorkJam Completes $12 Million Strategic Investment Round From Lerer Hippeau Ventures, Blumberg Capital, Founder Collective and NovelTMT Leading equity investment firms team up with WorkJam to drive the future of the Mobile Digital Workplace Montreal, Canada — February 28, 2017— WorkJam, the leading digital workplace platform for hourly [...]

NRF 2017: Frictionless Workforce Management

NRF 2017: Frictionless Workforce Management Frictionless retail was a hot topic at the National Retail Federation’s Big Show 2017. It seemed like every booth, from supply chain vendors to point-of-sale providers, demonstrated technology to eliminate barriers and streamline the customer’s path to purchase. While retailers may be driving [...]

NRF’s Big Show Hits the Big Apple

NRF’s Big Show Hits the Big Apple NEW YORK — Retailers from across the globe gathered in New York City this week for Retail’s BIG Show 2017, the annual innovation and technology conference of the National Retail Federation (NRF). This year’s show, held Jan. 15-17 at the Jacob [...]