This week, New York will host the National Retail Federation’s 101st Annual Convention & EXPO at the Javits Center, with tens of thousands of attendees, hundreds of speakers, and a keynote from President Bill Clinton.
With all eyes on the consumer - whose shopping, how much is being spent and, most importantly how they’re shopping in today’s 24/7 digital age, retailers are turning to new technologies – from mobile to virtual to social media - to attract, engage and connect with its customers.
At NRF this year, Microsoft and its industry partners will showcase how the technology solutions of today can help retailers put customers at the center of their business and deliver the personalized, seamless and differentiated experiences that shoppers have come to expect.
Here are a few highlights:
More information about Microsoft’s activities at NRF 2012 is available at http://www.microsoft.com/nrf.
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