Bricks-and-mortar retailers hold firm against online competitors

Real store fronts still account for 94 per cent of consumer spending and provide a solid foundation for mixed-use urban development

By Frank O’Brien

Published July 10th 2017 on Western Investor.

If you want to see how bricks-and-mortar retail can withstand the onslaught of the Internet, look to the eyeglass business.

In the past few months, several new eyewear companies have opened street-front locations in Vancouver, including outlets by French lens manufacturing giant Essilor, […]

Tech company taps into consumer behavior to aid brick and mortar stores

Published July 5th on REFI.

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Inpixon, a tech company that utilizes sensor and data analytics to help brick and mortar retailers promote a better experience for customers, is hoping to better connect consumers with bricks and mortar stores. “To make properties more connected with customers is part of the retail revolution,” said Souyma Das, chief marketing officer of Inpixon. “Amazon is an example of […]

By |2017-07-06T13:27:22-07:00July 5th, 2017|Categories: analytics, Retail|Tags: , , , , , , |

Retail 4.0: Reimagining the Modern In-Store Shopping Experience

Published June 30th on RIS.

Headlines of late have been littered with doom and gloom for brick and mortar retailing.  Storied brands have been closing stores across the country, and pictures of malls that look like ghost towns are everywhere.   Don’t be too quick to write off shopping malls though.  Thanks to some amazing technology advances, retailing 2.0 is coming to a mall near you and if […]

By |2017-07-06T13:29:39-07:00June 30th, 2017|Categories: analytics, Retail|Tags: , , , , , , |

RECon 2017

ICSC RECon is the world’s largest retail real estate convention with more than 37,000 attendees representing 58 countries who gather for power deal making, endless networking, and innovative education.

Inpixon attended RECon 2017 May 21st – 24th. We showcased the power of indoor positioning analytics and how to monetize data-driven intelligence for retail spaces.

We first began our journey to Vegas […]

Inpixon CMO Soumya Das: Retail Is Shifting — Not Dying


Published May 4, 2017 on GeoMarketing.

It’s simple to understand why indoor positioning can be valuable to brick-and-mortar retailers: By understanding when and how customers move about a store, brands can optimize their layout and improve marketing messages.

But Soumya Das, CMO at indoor positioning analytics provider Inpixon, believes that indoor location solutions haven’t gone far enough yet — and retailers in […]

Payless becomes latest victim of retail decline. Can it make a comeback?

Payless ShoeSource announced Tuesday that it has filed for bankruptcy and plans to close 400 underperforming locations. 

Payless ShoeSource joined a growing number of retailers who have made plans to shutter stores or file for bankruptcy as shoppers move away from strip malls and […]

By |2017-06-30T14:50:36-07:00April 5th, 2017|Categories: In The News, News, Release Notifications|Tags: , , , , |

Sysorex Launches 3-Part “Freethinkers of the Retail World” Webinar Series

PALO ALTO, Calif., December 19, 2016 – Sysorex (NASDAQ: SYRX), the indoor positioning and data analytics company, today announced the launch of its 3-part webinar series titled “Freethinkers of the Retail World.

The webinar series, to kick off in early January 2017, will address challenges facing the retail industry during the ongoing and increasing popularity of shopping online.

“Brick and mortar stores have lacked the tools to compete with online shopping and their sales have, […]

By |2017-04-27T03:15:34-07:00December 19th, 2016|Categories: In The News, News|Tags: , , , , , , |

Sysorex to Provide Retail Analytics for Saudi Shopping Center

Company’s AirPatrol platform to provide half-million square foot upscale shopping and entertainment center with foot traffic, store performance and customer engagement analysis

airpatrol-corp-logo-600pxPALO ALTO, Calif. – Big data analytics and solutions provider Sysorex (NASDAQ: SYRX) today announced its AirPatrol platform has been chosen to provide retail analytics for a 540,000 square foot upscale shopping, dining and entertainment center north of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Sysorex’s AirPatrol technology […]

By |2017-04-27T03:15:42-07:00July 23rd, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |