What You May Have Missed at NRF 2020: Retail's Big Show
NRF 2020: Retail’s Big Show took place on January 12-14 in New York City. This year’s event, which brought in over 40k attendees, demonstrated once again that NRF is the spot where the retail industry comes to see what the future holds. It's where visionary talent is able to interact with visionary technology, and it offers a unique meeting place for big-box retailers to share out-of-the-box ideas. Productive Edge was excited to participate and engage in discussions surrounding the future of the retail industry.
PE Cares: What Happened in 2019 at Productive Edge
This past year has been a whirlwind of success at Productive Edge. Not only have we delivered game-changing digital solutions to numerous industries, but we have grown our team, increased our global reach, expanded our capabilities, and forged many new partnerships. But that’s not all.
Demystifying the Roadmap to Intelligent Automation for Boston Executives
For many executives, the benefits of Intelligent Automation (IA) are undeniable, but the roadmap to achieve them is unclear. To address this, Productive Edge teamed up with DataRobot and UiPath to host an Executive Workshop focused on IA. This interactive event educated attendees on how to incorporate Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Automated Machine Learning (AML) into existing Robotic Process Automation (RPA) initiatives in order to improve productivity, enhance the consumer experience, and increase revenue and value. Executives in attendance examined specific use cases that illustrated what’s necessary to integrate IA into various functions, including finance, budgeting, and operations.
Teaching Tomorrow’s Tech Leaders through Interactive Lunch & Learn
Productive Edge regularly holds Lunch & Learn events as a way of engaging different departments and educating employees on what the various teams at PE are working on, as well as showcasing up-and-coming technologies and other topics relevant to our company culture. These interactive lunch events provide more than just food, they are experiences. They present our staff with an opportunity to take a break from their work, come together as a collective team, and experience the spirit of transparency and engagement that has always been fundamental to our success.
Are you Looking to Optimize and Automate Operations with Augmented Reality?
Can you adapt your backend operations to provide the products and services that consumers demand? The truth is, change in retail is inevitable and always occurring. With new and quicker ways to purchase goods more efficiently, consumers have become more empowered than ever before. This puts pressure on retailers to deliver a customer-centric, unified retail experience. If your goal is to drive down costs while keeping pricing competitive, then you need a disruptive change for your operations. But where do you begin to optimize and automate your back end? Start with Augmented Reality. Our latest ebook uncovers strategies and tactics to take advantage of modern technologies for the retail world. Through reading this, you will gain a further understanding of how to optimize and automate your back end operations. This ebook will deliver opportunities to learn more about what AR can do specifically for anything from product design and development to product sourcing and content...all the way up to store planning. “Through exploring the different pain points retailers deal with from their backend operations, readers will be provided with insights as to how Augmented Reality (AR) can improve processes,” said Raheel Retiwalla, EVP of Productive Edge. “AR is not only a proficient technology to advance offerings in the front of your store for consumers to browse, transact, acquire, and consume, but it is a successful way to bolster your ‘behind the scenes’ processes.” Now is the time to modernize your backend operations. Through implementing Augmented Reality, you can optimize and automate your back end operations to earn you more business, increase efficiency, and improve your bottom line. There isn’t some trick or secret to doing it either. These results are at your fingertips and ready to implement. Are you ready to learn how AR can elevate your backend operations? Download our ebook to find out more.
Productive Edge Teams Up to Deliver First-Ever AI Saturday in Boston
In October, Productive Edge teamed up with Boston Business Analytics and AI to host the first-ever AI Saturday Meetup at the Microsoft Technology Center in Burlington, MA. This exciting event brought together individuals and leaders from organizations who are searching for new ways to strategically implement digital transformation. Productive Edge team members were on hand to lend expertise on the practical power of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML).