Just a few days ago, Microsoft participated in the 2023 National Retail Federation’s (NRF) annual Big Show in New York City. Our message was that in these hard-to-predict times, it’s important that retailers become “resilient” in a way that helps them thrive when competitors lag. To learn how retailers are weaving technology through the fabric of their business check out Shelley Bransten’s blog, called “Resilient Retail“. It’s worth a read!
Helping retailers become resilient represents a tremendous opportunity for our partners. Using Microsoft Cloud for Retail, they can create solutions that extend their capabilities in ways that drive resiliency. We saw that at the NRF show, where our Microsoft Cloud for Retail partners such as Aifi, Accenture/Avanade, EY, and others showcased key solutions to enable intelligent stores and frontline worker-assist solutions.
At the NRF show, we introduced two new capabilities that make Microsoft Cloud for Retail even more powerful:
Retailers have powerful allies in our robust partner network. Like our other industry clouds, the partner ecosystem for Microsoft Cloud for Retail continues to grow and evolve quickly. For that, I want to thank all of the partners that helped us have a successful NRF show, including:
Today we are partnering with leading independent software vendors and system integrators to help retailers become more resilient. Using Microsoft Cloud for Retailincluding the new Smart Store Analytics and Store Operations Assist capabilitiesretailers can navigate the headwinds they face and create an innovative retail future.
If you’re a retailer, find all the right solutions for your retail company today at the Microsoft Cloud for Retail Appsource Gallery. Our cloud is designed to help you embrace innovation, create retail-specific industry processes, and accelerate time to value.
If you’re a prospective partner, learn how to join our network and boost your business.
Moving to the cloud creates incredible opportunities across the retail industry. It helps retailers take advantage of common data models and makes them better able to put their data to work, apply intelligence, extract insights, and deliver better customer and employee experiences. Make your move to the Microsoft Cloud for Retail today!
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