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PRI Releases 1Q 2014 Journal of Retail Analytics
Complimentary download of Retail Outlook and informative articles.

PRI Establishes German Office
To be led by technology innovator Frank Rehme. See news release.

PRI Releases 4Q 2013 North American Digital Signage Index 
Current Index drops 4.24 percent. Free download courtesy of DSE.

PRI's Margot Myers Interviewed on YBLTV
See the video from DSE 2014 regarding the future of retail.

Future of Retail Research Article Released by PRI
Read about how retail store formats will change in the future and integrate various digital technologies.

PRI Research Focuses on Retail Adoption Trends for Omni-Channel Marketing 
Study results on retailer use of various marketing channels available for free download.

PRI Research Details Multi- and Omni-Channel Marketing Trends
Download the informative 58-page PRI Research Article (free w/registration).

PRI's 4Q 2013 Journal of Retail Analytics Released
Complimentary download of Retail Economic Forecast and informative articles.

PRI Releases 3Q 2013 North American Digital Signage Index
Download the new Index for free, compliments of DSE.

PRI's 3Q 2013 Journal of Retail Analytics Released
Complimentary download of 2013 Holiday Sales Forecast and nine informative articles.

Speakers Added to PRI Retail Forum Agenda
Get the latest info on the Feb. 11 event at Digital Signage Expo here.

Blog Posting: PRI Projects Moderate 2013 Holiday Sales Growth
Read the latest post in PRI's Human Action blog.

2Q 2013 North American Digital Signage Index Shows 3.59 Percent Decrease
Purchase PRI's report on the second quarter survey here.

Blog posting: Weak August Retail Sales Portend Slower Holiday Shopping Season
New post in PRI's Human Action Blog details factors contributing to projected slowdown.

PRI Presents Webinar with CompTIA
Download "Opportunities for IT Solution Providers in the DS Market" recording.

PRI's 2Q 2013 Journal of Retail Analytics Released
Complimentary download of Journal's Retail Outlook and 11 informative articles.

1Q 2013 North American DS Index Shows 4.54 Percent Increase
Purchase PRI's report on the first quarter survey here.

PRI Releases 1Q 2013 Journal of Retail Analytics
Register for a complimentary download of the Journal here.

Join PRI's Steven Keith Platt for RIS News Webinar
Register for "Creating True Digital Immersion in the Store Environment" on June 5 at 2 pm ET.

4Q 2012 North American Digital Signage Index Available
Decline of 7.08 percent from third quarter is reported in 4Q Index.

PRI Research Article Published
Read about use of DS for emergency messaging on university campuses.

4Q 2012 Journal of Retail Analytics Available
From airports to Mercedes-Benz, read about it in the 4Q Journal.

Marketing to Today's Omni-Channel Consumer Webinar
Register and listen to this PRI/American Marketing Association webinar.

PRI Research Article Details EU Retailer's Innovations
Read how Media-Saturn takes a forward-thinking approach to customer-facing technologies.

PRI Research Reveals Retailers Underinvest in Technology
Read about the research in this Special Report prepared for DS Connection.

Q3(R) North American Digital Signage Index Released
First positive results for DS Index this year. Read more here.

EU Business Strategy Practice Described in Brochure
Download the brochure describing PRI's new EU Business Strategy practice.

Robert Koolen Joins PRI as Advisor, EU Business Strategy
Koolen will assist European clients to establish or improve U.S. presence.

Q3 2012 PRI Journal of Retail Analytics Now Available to Download
Read the Special Report on Mobile Marketing and articles from industry thought leaders.

PRI Releases Holiday Spending Forecast
Blog posting: More optimistic on retail sales than the consensus.

PRI Affiliation with Digital Screenmedia Association benefits DSA Members
DSA members will receive discounts on PRI publications, working papers, and reports.

3rd Quarter North American Digital Signage Index Available
DS industry extremely weak; hope for second half 2012. Purchase the Index.

PRI's Steven Keith Platt Discusses "Mobile Strategies for the Mall"
Listen to the interview with Business Agility Radio.

Integrating Mobile Advertising with Mobile Payment to Increase Opt-in
Blog posting: How can retailers increase delivery of mobile message to consumers?

Digital Signage Industry Slows; Tracks U.S. Economy
Blog posting: Current DS Index drops to lowest level since 2009.

PRI 2nd Quarter 2012 Journal of Retail Analytics Published
Broad range of articles from industry experts available for download.

Wearable Digital Signage Impacts Personal Service In-Store
Blog posting: Wearable DS complements sales associate activities.

PRI Welcomes Two New Member Firms.
Mood Media and USSI are the newest PRI members.

Is It Possible That Mall Traffic is Actually Increasing?
Blog posting: With retail industry in flux, is Nielsen's report on target?

PRI Members Win DSA Industry Excellence Awards
Congratulations to Black Box and Intel on awards presented at CETW.

February Retail Sales Overstate Strength of the U.S. Economy
Blog posting: A sustained recovery is not yet underway.

Are Retail Apps the Answer?
Blog posting: Yes, provided the app is designed with certain features.

The State of the Digital Signage Industry (DSF Webinar Series)
Listen to the webinar presented by PRI's Steven Keith Platt and Margot Myers.

What is the Size of the Digital Place-Based Advertising Market?
Blog posting:  It depends on who you ask.

Digital Place-Based Advertising Research Article Released.
Read the PRI report on "Agency and Brand Attitudes and Perspectives Regarding DPA."

Brick-and-Mortar Retailers Battle Online Competition.
Blog posting: Big box retailers have to work hard to compete with online sales.

Q4 2011 PRI-DSF North American Digital Signage Index Now Available.
Index declines slightly but industry remains optimistic in new report.

2012 In-Store Marketing Trends and Opportunities
Blog posting:  Noteworthy developments signal business opportunity.

J.C. Penney Invests in Martha Stewart: So What Happened to the Transformation, Ron?
Blog posting;  Retailer's new CEO promised transformation. Does Martha Stewart deal fit the bill?

PRI Presentations Scheduled for ISE 2012
PRI Director Steven Keith Platt will present two sessions at ISE 2012 in Amsterdam.

Luxury and Deep Discounters Outperform, Leaving TJ Maxx in the Middle of the Pack
Blog posting; The country's largest retailer of branded apparel and home goods is holding up well.

PRI Welcomes Creative Realities as a Member
The creative technology company, which designs innovative digital experiences, is the newest PRI member.

Positive October Retail Sales Bode Well for the Holidays (and the Economy)
Blog posting: Three-month growth in retail sales was 8.2 percent, the highest in six months.

The Problem With Unemployment
Blog posting: Considering the severity of the recession, the lack of job growth in the U.S. is to be expected.

PRI Releases Research Article 
Sponsored by Digital Signage Expo, "Education Industry Roundtable: Digital Signage Content Creation and Management on Campus" examines DS networks at four universities.

Digital Signage Industry Improved in Q2 2011 According to PRI Report
North American Digital Signage Index shows "welcome improvement" over disappointing Q1.

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