4 New Ways to Use Retail Tablets

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Tablets are game changers for small business owners seeking a more cost-effective way to handle retail sales transactions. But if that’s all you’re using these devices for, you’re missing out. There are a slew of other opportunities to deploy store tablets to improve your retail enterprise. 1. Tablet Kiosks Expand inventory without taking up another inch of space using tablet …

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Wearables Boost Best Buy’s Q2 Sales

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Best Buy Inc. reported a surprising positive same-store gain in the second quarter, thanks in part to strength in fitness wearables. In its domestic business, Best Buy’s same-store sales grew 0.8 percent versus guidance of approximately flat comps. This was on top of comparable sales growth of 3.8 percent last year. Similar to last quarter’s trends from an overall merchandising …

Ellie ArbanasWearables Boost Best Buy’s Q2 Sales

The Device-as-a-Service Model Beckons Companies as They Deploy PCs, Tablets

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Small business owners and IT leaders have an array of tasks, including managing inventories and avoiding cyberattacks. By outsourcing device procurement and lifecycle management to their vendor partners and IT solutions providers — a trend known as Device-as-a-Service (DaaS) —small businesses (and even larger firms) may experience some relief and save money in the process. The idea of DaaS is …

Ellie ArbanasThe Device-as-a-Service Model Beckons Companies as They Deploy PCs, Tablets