Retail Analytics Solutions (webcast)

Tech Clarity

How can retail companies improve their decisions to survive in today’s complex omnichannel environment and anticipate changes in trends in a dynamic and volatile market? Can predictive retail analytics help? If so, what should retailers look for in a solution?

The Virtual Future of Retail

3D Perspectives

As someone who works in retail and loves shopping, I was rather disappointed by the complete lack of viable shopping applications. While VR is still very much in it’s infancy from a retail perspective, augmented reality (AR) has been around for a few years and continues to grow.

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3D Perspectives

In addition, consumers increasingly expect companies to be good ‘stewards’ of the world: they are more loyal to brands and retailers they respect. Author information Lauriane Lauriane is currently Marketing Director for the Consumer Goods & Retail Industry at Dassault Systèmes.

3D printing and the future shape of retail industry


The retail industry is just one of the many reasons why […]. The post 3D printing and the future shape of retail industry appeared first on Sculpteo Blog - 3D Printing News and Trends. & More 3D printing industry retail

Retailers juggle selection, convenience and speed

3D Perspectives

The rise of e-commerce has left brick-and-mortar retailers struggling to catch up. In the latest escalation, the introduction of same-day delivery is further transforming online shoppers’ expectations of service — yet this development ultimately might be a boon for traditional retailers.

In(3D)ustry day 1: Retail panel

3D Printing Industry

Here is the panel I was looking forward to: retail and consumer goods. Event in(3d)ustry retailClothing, accessories and all things consumer related. The panel took place on.

UK Retail Giant, Argos, Offers Customizable 3D Printed Jewellery Line

Argos is the UK’s leading digital retailer, receiving abour 430 million website visits annually, and... View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D printed jewellery 3D Printing 3d printed jewelry 3d printing Argos argos 3d printed jewelry digital forming home retail group If you live in the UK and like to shop online then you’ve no doubt heard of Argos LTD.

Facebook Head of Retail Joins MyMiniFactory Board

3D Printing Industry

Nicholas Franchet, the current head of retail and e-commerce for Facebook, has joined the company, publishing the following video for the site. Franchet indicates an understanding of the emerging importance that 3D printing will have for retail. By Michael Molitch-Hou.

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From Denver to D.C.: LulzBot 3D Printers to Retail at All 25 US Micro Center Locations

You may have noticed, with some surprise, that a number of well-known 3D printers are indeed hitting the retail big-time. 3D Printers 3D Printing Business 3d printer retail store Aleph objects lulzbot Lulzbot Mini 3d printer lulzbot taz 5 micro center micro center 3d printers retailerPreviously, many companies have started out on Kickstarter and then proceeded. View the entire article via our website.

Staples Teams with iGo3D for 3D Printing Retail in Germany

3D Printing Industry

While in the US, office supply chain Staples is gradually exploring 3D printing retail through a partnership with 3D Systems, followed by a distribution agreement with MakerBot, in Europe, the chain allowed customers to order 3D printing services via a deal with Mcor. By Michael Molitch-Hou.

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iGo3D Boasts Rapid Growth Via More Retail Outlets in Germany

3D Printing Industry

iGo3D continues its retail expansion plans with the franchise’s second 3D printing store in Germany. Following the opening of their Oldenburg store on the 9th July 2013, the company went on to open a second vibrant retail outlet in the city of Stuttgart on the 9th August 2014.

Tinkerine 3D Printers Find 100 Retail Locations through PRECISE Group

3D Printing Industry

… The original post Tinkerine 3D Printers Find 100 Retail Locations through PRECISE Group appeared first on 3D Printing Industry. Africa Business Middle East News Retail By Michael Molitch-Hou.

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Winbo a Super Helper to small French retailer

3D Printing Industry

Not only has Alibaba, the world’s largest online retailer, shown interest in Winbo’s products, but the Chinese company is also supporting boutique retailers with their. 3D Printers multitool 3D printer super helper Winbo Ze Blate ZeBlate

Zortrax Goes Retail


Poland-based 3D printer manufacturer Zortrax has opened a retail store. Like very few of their competitors have done before, Zortrax has opened a retail storefront to showcase their 3D printing products and services.

Why Retailers Need Technology to Improve the Consumer Cycle

3D Perspectives

When it comes to delivering a consumer shopping experience, retailers have been slacking big time – and they may not even know it. According to the Retail Indicator Branch of the US Census Bureau, between 2000 and 2012, e-commerce sales across all retail channels grew by 19.1% This poses a huge challenge to retailers who rely on shopper engagement to drive sales. Creating the optimum shelf experience is retail priority number one.

The Power of Yoomake, Twikit, and i.materialise Comes Together in 3D Printing Booths at Auchan Retailer

3D Printing 3dprinted figurines Auchan france i.materialise retail Twikit yoomake A loved one asked me just the other day, “What should I get you for Christmas?”

PieceMaker to Bring ExOne’s Metal 3D Printing into Retail Stores

3D Printing Industry

PieceMaker has been a staple in customizable 3D printed toys and fashion accessories geared toward “tweens”, and have seen their 3D printing retail services within well-established stores, such as Toys R Us.… By Tyler Koslow.

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Dassault Systèmes Jumps into 3D Printing Retail with 3DVIA Make App

3D Printing Industry

Today, the company made an announcement that sees it eying an even larger stake of the 3D printing space with the launch of 3DVIA Make, an app that allows retailers to offer customer-personalized products via 3D printing. 3D Modeling 3D Printing 3D Software RetailBy Michael Molitch-Hou.

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Realism in Retail: Long Tall Sally 3D Scans an Actual Customer for a Mannequin that Represents Real Women

3D Design 3D Printing 3D Scanning 3d body scan 3D body scanning apparel fashion long tall sally mannequin model retail retail design Studio Forty Three Thom Bridle visual merchandisingIt’s not often that you see a mannequin that looks even remotely human, much less that you see yourself in the one donning the clothes being sold in the store. I mean, we all have that one. View the entire article via our website.

3D Systems Upgrades 3DMe Photobooth for 3D Printables Retail

3D Printing Industry

… The original post 3D Systems Upgrades 3DMe Photobooth for 3D Printables Retail appeared first on 3D Printing Industry. By Michael Molitch-Hou.

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Improve your production and customer experience: The best projects of 3D printing in the retail industry


The post Improve your production and customer experience: The best projects of 3D printing in the retail industry appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo Additive Manufacturing is making its way up in d […].

Giant Retailer Target Partners with Shapeways for Customized Holiday Gifts

3D Printing Industry

Just like when Amazon officially got involved, Target’s new move into the US consumer 3D printing arena is going to make ripples across the entire retail and e-tail scene. Perhaps even more so since Target is primarily a physical retailer, with sales of over 70 billion dollars a year.

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MakerBot Lays Off 20% of Staff, Closes Retail Locations

3D Printing Industry

… The original post MakerBot Lays Off 20% of Staff, Closes Retail Locations appeared first on 3D Printing Industry. By Michael Molitch-Hou. As 3D Print Week was booming, it seems that other, less joyous events were taking place behind the scenes.

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Retail Therapy Patients: Try Taking It to the Next Level With Virtual & Augmented Reality

3D Design Business Virtual Reality 112 Canon Rebel 3D retail 3D shopping augmented reality ebay facebook google cardboard Google Tango home depot Houzz JCPenney myer oculus rift target twitter virtual reality virtual reality shopping WayfairWhether you are building a new home and buying all new furniture, remodeling, or just adding a new couch and chair to spruce up the living room, adding to your personal digs is always exciting. View the entire article via our website.

iMakr to Open 40 3D Print Retail Stores?


iMakr's Manhattan 3D print retail store may soon have many counterparts. This could be big. Read the whole entry. » » corporate

PieceMaker Brings Ford, Nickelodeon, & Metal 3D Printing to a Retail Store Near You

3D Printing Industry

As PieceMaker works to bring 3D printing into the retail space, including metal 3D printing with ExOne, they’ve also partnered with huge companies Ford and Nickelodeon, which is carrying a lot of important licensed brands. 3D Printing Licensed Products Retail Toys

MakerBot Continues Developing Retail Reach


WYNIT provides goods as a wholesaler to retailers in the United States, and now MakerBot’s products can flow through WYNIT’s network. They were the first 3D printer manufacturer to experiment with a retail storefront , which still exists today.

MakerBot Closes Stores; Is 3D Print Retail Dead?


With the sudden closure of MakerBot’s retail stores, one might ask the question, “Is 3D Print Retail Dead?” Read the whole entry. » » ideas corporate

Amsterdam Gets a 3D Print Retail Store


Like many other leading cities around the world, Amsterdam now has a dedicated 3D print retail operation: Print3DMatter. We’re quite interested in the fate of this and similar 3D print retail operations, which seem to be popping up almost everywhere these days.

The Next Frontier of Retail: Lowe’s is First to Launch Commercial 3D Printer into Space

Additive Manufacturing

First Retailer in Space. Lowe’s 3D printer is slated to arrive at the ISS in early 2016, making Lowe’s the first retailer to have a presence in space. Lowe’s Innovation Labs unveils latest sci-fi-inspired solutions with Made in Space, Google. October 29, 2015 – Mooresville, N.C.

Body Labs Blue is New Online Retailer API Offering Precise, Customized Clothing Fit

In battling the busyness and stressors that often come with adult life today, many of us enjoy engaging in a little retail therapy in our off time. And whether that happens in a bustling mall or from. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3D Scanning 3D Software 3D apparel API 3D body avatars 3d body imaging 3D measurements artificial intelligence body labs Body Labs Blue Intervisual

What did the world’s largest retailer learn about 3D printing from Winbo?

3D Printing Industry

Online retailer Alibaba visited Winbo's offices recently in order to get an insight into 3D printing. Winbo are a Chinese 3D printing company that manufacture 3D printers in an. 3D Printers 3D printers alibaba alibaba 3d printers Winbo Winbo office

3D Printing at a Disadvantage for Retail Thrills


I’m watching a video showing how retailers are. Using technology to attract customers. Read the whole entry. » » ideas

iMakr’s Unique Retail Concept


While in London recently we were able to visit the iMakr store, one of the few dedicated resellers of personal 3D printer gear. The company is one of very few that attempts to sell 3D printing equipment directly to the public using a storefront strategy.

100 Best Buy Retail Locations to Begin Selling 3D Systems’ Cube 3D Printers & Sense 3D Scanners

It seems as though it was just a little over a year ago, that we began discussing how long it would take before we would see desktop 3D printers become available in retail stores.... ... View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printers 3D Printing 3d printers at best buy 3d systems Best Buy cube 3d printer sense 3d scanner

M3D Micro 3D Printer to Be Launched into Retail Market at New York’s Maker Faire, Priced from $399 to $449

3D Printers 3D Printing kickstarter m3d m3d 3d printer M3D Micro 3D printer maker faire micro 3d printer new york retailWhile crowdfunding launches can be challenging, hard work, and a total crapshoot for many, we see a lot of really successful and downright impressive campaigns happening for innovative 3D printing companies today. It would... View the entire article via our website.

Dassault Systèmes’ ‘3DVIA Make’ Allows Small Retailers to Offer Custom 3D Printed Products with No Inventory

Industry leaders have been predicting that 3D printing would be the death of traditional manufacturing for several years now. However, we’re still not even close to that being a reality as 3D printing is... View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3D Software Business 3d design software 3d printed jewelry 3d printed jewelry design app 3d printed trophies 3d printing workflow 3DVIA Make custom products Dassault Systèmes gold jewelry statues toys

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Retailing at $499: New Trestle 3D Printer Offers Sizeable Build Volume, Easy Upgrades & More

Simple. Powerful. Affordable parts. Easy to upgrade. Are these terms that appeal to you when looking for a 3D printer? If so, you’ll want to check out the Trestle 3D printer from Dionysus Design.... ... View the entire article via our website. 3D Printers 3D Printing Dionysus Design open source 3d printer trestle

M3D’s Micro 3D Goes Retail


M3D’s explosive Kickstarter campaign from last year raised a huge amount of cash for the startup company. Read the whole entry. » » printer

European Beauty, Brains & Brawn: be3D Makes DeeGreen 3D Printer Available Globally, Retails Under $2K

The DeeGreen 3D printer coming from be3D, a Y Soft company, has it all–and now it’s going global. A comprehensive mid-level 3D printer meant for the desktop, the DeeGreen 3D printer has. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printers 3D Printing Business 3d printer distribution be3d Czech Republic deegreen 3d printer desktop 3d printing pla 3d printing y soft