Cards have long dominated retail spending by value as very few consumers expect to pay for big-ticket items in cash. Nowadays, many more shoppers expect to be able to use cards for low-value purchases as well, so the share of transactions taken by non-cash payments is now growing rapidly. According
After a fantastic 2018, which has consolidated the momentum Openbravo has built in previous years and shown that we are definitely on the right track, we felt that the time was right to attend NRF 2019: Retail’s Big Show. The event is the world’s largest retail conference and expo with
Change is rarely easy to embrace, but the developments of the past 12 months have seen the pace of technological innovation and business transformation in retailing quicken considerably. To help you steer a course through the turbulent waters of modern retailing, in this blogpost we want to highlight some of the
Born between 1996 and 2006, the tech-savvy Generation Z makes up a third of the global population and already has considerable spending power, which will only grow stronger. Gen Z consumers are at a key point in developing their brand loyalties, so retailers who reach them now can attract customers who
In today’s marketplace, companies in all industries are seeing the business environment change at an unprecedented speed and are facing disruption by new technologies. Companies that want to succeed need to find different ways of doing business and better ways to differentiate themselves from competition. For enterprise software providers like
Remember barcodes? They are still in widespread use, of course, but QR codes have emerged as a more powerful and versatile alternative with a wide range of applications in retail. Because of their growing popularity, the latest release (RR18Q4) of Openbravo Commerce Cloud supports the printing of QR codes on point-of-sale printers.
Openbravo now has the solution for larger retailers that want the best of both worlds. Our new SAP-certified integration means that retailers can run SAP software at headquarter level and use Openbravo’s software to deliver an enhanced in-store experience. The SAP-certified integration permits the seamless exchange of POS data between