True to form, Retail’s Big Show was a spectacular whirlwind of retail innovation, learning and discovery. It is always inspiring to see the latest technological advancements, emerging strategic visions and cutting-edge retailer transformation stories. Here are Logile’s Top 4 highlights from NRF 2024.
1) Schnuck Markets, Inc. sharing how they are using AI and machine-learning technology to empower a connected workforce and deliver a superior customer experience
This Big Ideas session with Schnuck Markets, Inc. moderated by Kevin Coupe of MorningNewsBeat was an illuminating exploration into how Schnucks uses innovative AI and machine-learning technologies for accurate forecasting, store-level inventory planning and optimization including fresh production, food safety, store planning, and gig (flex) scheduling. Schnucks’ Tom Henry, Chief Data and Deputy Chief Information Officer, and Kim Anderson, VP of Operations Support, shared interesting insights into not only how technology is empowering their workforce and improving the customer experience, but also anecdotes that brought their employee-centric and customer-centric culture to life.
Watch Kevin Coupe’s key session takeaways video!
2) Coborn’s, Inc. spotlight on game-changing Thermal IntelligenceTM temperature-sensing technology for both hot and cold foods
The Foodservice Innovation Zone was a hotbed of activity as food safety took center stage. Coborn’s, Inc.‘s Chris Schlichting, Detwiler Consulting Group, LLC‘s Dr. Darin Detwiler, LP.D., BluLine Solutions LLC‘s Dean Hornsby and Logile’s Rick Schlenker participated in a panel discussion showcasing how innovative new Thermal Intelligence solution is advancing food safety and profitability. Unlike other solutions on the market, this automated, thermal engineered liquid-based wireless temperature sensor solution works to monitor both hot and cold foods by measuring actual food temperatures, not just ambient air temperatures. This drastically improves food safety and food quality with increased accuracy, productivity and compliance while reducing costs, energy consumption and waste.
Learn how Coborn’s has completed Logile Thermal Intelligence implementation across all banners and locations.
3) Brookshire Grocery Company’s rollout of Logile’s retail labor planning and workforce management solutions
Industry leader Brookshire Grocery Company’s (BGC) successful labor planning and WFM solution rollout, including labor standards, earned hours program and automated scheduling, was announced during Retail’s Big Show. BGC replaced its legacy WFM solution with Logile to improve flexibility, the associate experience and operational effectiveness. Read the press release.
4) RIS News and Logile CRO talking tech innovation from the show floor
RIS News’ Editor in Chief Jamie Grill-Goodman chatted with Logile Chief Revenue Officer Brett Friedman on the Expo show floor to discuss guiding NRF themes, the state of retail, how Logile is breaking barriers with AI and innovative, seamless solutions and support, and why retailers have again voted Logile to the top of the RIS News Software LeaderBoard. Watch the video.
Retailers ranked Logile the #1 retail technology provider in customer satisfaction and overall performance on the 2024 RIS LeaderBoard for the second consecutive year, scoring 18 number-one ratings and the top two positions in half the LeaderBoard charts.
Get a comprehensive show recap with RIS News’ Top 10 takeaways report. Logile is honored to be featured among the Best of NRF 2024, and we celebrate all the innovation, collaboration and ideas to ignite the retail industry coming out of this year’s event. So much exciting movement to start us off in a new year of possibilities.
If you are interested in continuing the momentum and learning more about how the right solutions can help you optimize store operations or food safety, connect with us about the latest innovations in retail labor planning, workforce management, inventory management, store execution and food safety technology. We’d be happy to share how retailers are delivering unparalleled customer and employee satisfaction while boosting profitability. Empower the connected worker and unlock the logic of retail!