Analyst Corner

OnDemand: 7 Technologies Winning Retailers Are Prioritizing for 2022

Winning retailers think differently.  They are investing more in technologies and in specific ways very differently from average or below average performing retailers. This webinar with Greg Buzek of IHL Group and Ricardo Belmar, Microsoft’s Director of Partner Marketing for Retail & CPG at Microsoft Included an update on the latest retail sales […]

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Vaccine Mandate, Labor Shortage and Holiday Sales

If you do your research, you will see that most predictions on US holiday sales range between 7-9% increase which would be the highest increase in many, many years. In our opinion this is extremely bullish and based on estimated consumer demand for the holidays with very little consideration for […]

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IHL Group Partners With Content Catalyst to Launch New Platform for Data and Research Reports

LEEDS, England–(BUSINESS WIRE)–IHL Group, an advisory and research firm covering the global retail and hospitality sectors, has partnered with technology provider Content Catalyst, to launch an interactive platform for subscribers using flagship content delivery service, Publish Interactive. IHL, based in Tennessee (USA), produces research covering global retail and hospitality markets […]

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Pandemic Radically Disrupts mPOS Market

Historically, shipments and installed base in the North American Mobile POS (mPOS) market have been driven by smaller retailers. But COVID radically changed the landscape. Lock-downs caused an estimated 400,000 retailers and restaurants with fewer than 50 locations in North America to close for good in 2020. At the same […]

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