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  • Report It's Time For Retail Stores To Open Their Doors To The Digital Org

    Organization: The Digital Store Playbook
    May 14, 2018 | Brendan Witcher

    Digital business mastery and serving customers consistently across their shopping journeys are shattering traditional retail silos. Managing P&L statements in channel silos drives companies to...

  • Report The Future Of The Digital Store

    Vision: The Digital Store Playbook
    April 13, 2018 | Ananda Chakravarty

    Today's empowered customers use multiple digital devices to engage with brands and retailers on their own terms while shopping in-store. At the same time, new technologies are transforming retail...

  • Report Retailers Are Starting To Reap The Rewards Of Omnichannel Commerce

    Landscape: The Omnichannel Commerce Playbook
    March 28, 2018 | Michelle Beeson

    Because their customers' expectations are so high, digital business professionals are investing heavily in customer-facing and back-end technology to deliver great experiences. This report analyzes...

  • Report Omnichannel Strategies Demand A New Content Approach

    Set Up Content Strategies To Suit Omnichannel Use Cases Because Technology Can't Do It For You
    March 9, 2018 | Ryan Skinner, Nick Barber

    The market has sold omnichannel strategies — customer experience, retail, media buying — as a switch that business leaders must throw, and they're throwing it. But there are many snags to realizing...

  • Report Your Strategic Plan Is The Lynchpin For Omnichannel Success

    Strategic Plan: The Omnichannel Commerce Playbook
    March 9, 2018 | Brendan Witcher, Claudia Tajima

    Organizations today must have a comprehensive strategic plan that aligns their internal teams with a single vision for omnichannel excellence. However, because omnichannel commerce continues to...

  • Report Customers Prefer Hybrid Digital/Physical Experiences

    New Insights From Forrester's Customer Experience Index
    February 9, 2018 | Rick Parrish

    Conventional wisdom states that customers prefer digital experiences. As a result, companies race to create entirely digital experiences to entice customers away from physical channels like call...

  • Report Omnichannel Mastery: Optimize Fulfillment And Engagement

    Continuous Improvement: The Omnichannel Commerce Playbook
    February 5, 2018 | Brendan Witcher

    Omnichannel fulfillment capabilities — the ability to offer the customer cross-channel visibility and ordering options — have become standard offerings for leading retailers. Many started by...

  • Report Design Your Digital Store Blueprint For Customer Impact

    Road Map: The Digital Store Playbook
    January 4, 2018 | Ananda Chakravarty

    The store is changing rapidly as new technologies appear, older technologies evolve, and some technologies become mainstream, including click-and-collect, Wi-Fi, and mobile point of service (mPOS)....

  • Report Assess How Your Omnichannel Capabilities Stack Up

    Benchmarks: The Omnichannel Commerce Playbook
    November 13, 2017 | Michelle Beeson

    Forrester's 2017 Retail Omnichannel Capabilities Assessment benchmarked 16 leading UK and US retailers to help digital business executives understand how their omnichannel capabilities compare with...

  • Report Five Practices To Succeed With Your Retail eCommerce Strategy

    Processes: The Retail eCommerce Playbook
    September 12, 2017 | Ananda Chakravarty

    Retail eCommerce has over two decades of experience under its belt, so digital retail businesses at all maturity stages can now follow a fairly established set of best practices. This report guides...

  • Report B2C Sets The Standard For B2B

    Road Map: The B2B eCommerce Playbook
    September 8, 2017 | Andy Hoar

    Science-fiction writer William Gibson once said, "The future has already arrived; it's just not evenly distributed yet." Some B2B enterprises have been selling online for years, but most are new to...

  • Report Mastering The Art Of Omnichannel Retailing

    Executive Overview: The Omnichannel Commerce Playbook
    September 1, 2017 | Brendan Witcher

    Digital business leaders know that many customers today use a variety of digital and physical touchpoints as they move along the path to making a purchase. This complexity creates challenges for...

  • Report Design Your Contact Center To Be Customer-Centric

    Strategic Plan: The Contact Centers For Customer Service Playbook
    August 31, 2017 | Art Schoeller, Randy Heffner

    As enterprises strive to offer better customer experiences, they must incorporate organizational and operational change into contact center architectural design. Companies must establish customer...

  • Report Implement Effective Customer Service Metrics

    Benchmarks: The Contact Centers For Customer Service Playbook
    August 23, 2017 | Ian Jacobs, Kate Leggett

    Customer service managers can easily become distracted by the sheer volume of metrics available for tracking operational activities and fail to deliver on key business goals. To keep customer...

  • Report The Case For Omnichannel B2B

    Business Case: The B2B eCommerce Playbook
    August 11, 2017 | Andy Hoar

    Omnichannel business-to-business (B2B) buyers are more active, generate more incremental revenue, and cost less to serve than single-channel customers. But as customer expectations rise, B2B buyers...

  • Report The CX Fusion Imperative

    Deliver Experiences That Holistically Fuse The Human, Digital, Physical, And Virtual Realms
    July 19, 2017 | Allegra Burnette, Julie A. Ask

    Designed experiences are fusing human, digital, physical, and virtual elements more and more — interconnecting people, places, and objects with data; letting customers move across channels; and...

  • Report The Omnichannel Maturity Assessment

    Assessment: The Omnichannel Commerce Playbook

    Supporting an omnichannel fulfillment program is table stakes in retail today. Organizations need to assess their omnichannel maturity to understand their current state and compare it with their...

  • Report Drive Revenue, Please Customers By Connecting Customer Journeys

    Use Contextual Data To Repair Broken Journeys Between Self-Service And Contact Center Agents
    April 19, 2017 | Art Schoeller

    In the old fairy tale of Hansel and Gretel, the protagonists used bread crumbs to mark their trail home, but animals quickly ate them, leaving the pair lost in the wilderness. Customers who hop...

  • Report 2017 Technology Imperatives For US Health Insurers

    Regulatory Uncertainty Accelerates The Need For Customer Insight And Engagement
    April 5, 2017 | Kate McCarthy

    2017 is likely to be fraught with uncertainty for health insurers as Congress evaluates massive changes to the Affordable Care Act (ACA). During this prolonged period of uncertainty, insurers will...

  • Report Chinese Banks Must Embrace Customer Experience To Achieve Sustainable Growth

    Traditional Banks Need To Up Their CX Game To Stay Relevant In An Increasingly Competitive Market
    March 20, 2017 | Riccardo Pasto

    To achieve sustainable business growth in an increasingly competitive market, Chinese banks can no longer rely on commoditized products and services. Innovative banks that create value for their...

  • Report Make Omnichannel A Cornerstone Of Your Telecom Digital Transformation

    Most Telcos Underestimate The Significance Of The Omnichannel Opportunity For Their Digital Transformation
    March 17, 2017 | Dan Bieler

    Offering customers seamless omnichannel experiences is critical for telcos' digital transformation efforts. Today, customers expect to use a variety of digital touchpoints. Omnichannel affects...

  • Report Embrace Continuous Improvement To Power Customer Service Operations

    Continuous Improvement: The Contact Centers For Customer Service Playbook
    February 24, 2017 | Kate Leggett, Art Schoeller

    Companies struggle to deliver reproducible, effective, and personalized customer service that meets customer expectations and doesn't break the bank. Application development and delivery (AD&D)...

  • Report Six Strategies To Strengthen Your Company's Digital DNA

    Assess Your Company's Readiness For Your Digital Journey
    February 17, 2017 | Nigel Fenwick

    Digital transformation is a journey, not a destination. And every journey has a starting point. What you do next depends on where you begin. Use this self-assessment to find out where your company...

  • Report The Customer Experience Ecosystem Redefined

    Three Initiatives Every Company Must Undertake
    November 29, 2016 | Rick Parrish, Dylan Czarnecki

    Customer experience (CX) competition is intensifying, and fundamental flaws in ambitious companies' CX ecosystems are thwarting their efforts to differentiate. To help CX professionals better...

  • Report Brief: Now You See Me — Video Chat Improves The Customer Experience

    Well-Targeted Video Chat Drives Revenue, Improves Efficiency, And Increases Customer Satisfaction
    September 15, 2016 | Nick Barber, Art Schoeller

    Live video chat for customer service drives ROI, decreases dispute-resolution time, and increases customer satisfaction for business-to-business and business-to-consumer firms. With broader...