NRF 2023

January 15, 2023 New York City

NRF 2023 Convention & EXPO
Comcast Business Booth #5257

Comcast Business knows that every day in retail is a big day. From mobile ordering and self-serve kiosks, to curbside pickup and supply chain systems, new digital touchpoints are critical to driving real innovation in retail. 

Comcast Business keeps you ready for what’s next!

Whether connecting sites, Cloud environments, or remote users across the globe, Comcast Business delivers global connectivity, advanced security, and real-time intelligence that empower retailers to:

  • Drive digital transformation, innovation, & new experiences  
  • Secure the enterprise for today & tomorrow  
  • Enable smarter operations & drive efficiency

Learn more by registering for our complimentary webinar:
Technology Transformation in Retail CX & Ops
February 23, 2023 | 1:00PM (EST)
In this webinar, market experts will explore the latest trends in the retail market and how technology is powering connected digital experiences and streamlining operations at scale.
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In case you missed it!

How Chick-fil-A drives next-generation guest experiences

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Today’s customer is tech-savvy, connected, and expecting personalized service at every turn. For restaurants, investing in digital enhancements with an integrated approach to networking, IoT, Wi-fi, and cybersecurity will allow them to develop “digital DNA” – a holistic identity wrapped around technology, with customer experience at the core. Join us to hear from Chick-fil-A on how they’re bringing integrated digital experiences to every phase of their customer interactions – to lead the way as a restaurant of the future.

  • Brad Martin, Senior Director, Digital Transformation, Chick-fil-A
  • Marybeth Pearce, Executive Director, Restaurant and Hospitality Technology, Comcast Business

Blending in-person and digital experiences to serve the customer of tomorrow

Food Service Technology Stage – Level 1 | 1:30 PM – 2:00 PM

The world of restaurants is constantly evolving, with technology playing a leading role in shaping both future customer and employee experiences. With new innovations emerging at a record pace - digital menus, mobile ordering, food compliance sensors, contactless payment – restaurants are having to re-invent what comes next. Join a panel discussion featuring celebrity chef Robert Irvine, as well as IoT and technology experts from Comcast to discuss the biggest trends driving the restaurant of the future. 

  • Robert Irvine, Celebrity Chef, Restauranteur, Entrepreneur
  • Russ Richardson, Executive Director, MachineQ
  • Marybeth Pearce, Executive Director, Restaurant and Hospitality Technology, Comcast Business
  • Moderator: Emma Powers, Executive Director, Marketing, Comcast Business

Tuesday, January 17, 2023

How Starbucks Uses Technology to Reimagine Customer and Employee Experiences

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In today’s world, consumer choice and personalization have never been more critical. Customers expect to interact with brands when, where, and however they want. And, as new digital touchpoints emerge - mobile ordering, contactless payment, food sensors - brands must look for technologies that drive best in class experiences and
efficiencies for both customers and employees.
Hear from Starbucks SVP of Partner and Customer Solutions, as well as Comcast Business experts, about how Starbucks uses IoT, connectivity, and security solutions to fuel the Starbucks ‘third place.'
  • Venkat Venkatakrishnan, SVP Partner & Customer Solutions, Starbucks
  • Todd Shaver, VP, Retail Infrastructure, Starbucks
  • Purazar Gowadia, SVP & General Manager, Comcast Business
  • Bryan Witkowski, VP, Product Strategy, MachineQ

But Wait! There's More!

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Comcast Business and Comcast’s MachineQ are partnering at NRF to show how technology continues to drive retail transformation and innovation.

Visit Comcast Business and MachineQ in Booth # 1754 to experience technology solutions that:

  • Centralize network accessibility for multiple store locations to a hub location
  • Enhance performance for credit card processing and inventory management
  • Automate food safety compliance, facilities management, and environmental monitoring with IoT
  • Simplify and accelerate digital innovation with low-power IoT solutions at scale

Celebrity Chef Robert Irvine

 Robert Irvine Full Size Comcast Business is hosting Chef Robert Irvine LIVE Monday, January 16! Stop by to say hello:
  • Food Tech Pavilion, Booth #1754 | 2:00-2:30 p.m.
  • Main Hall, Booth #5257 | 3:00-4:00 p.m.


Enterprise Solutions for Business

Comcast Business provides a variety of enterprise solutions from network connectivity to managed services that enable large businesses to simplify the complexity of their network in the face of dynamic innovation.

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Retail IT Solutions

Retailers must meet growing data demands for automated transactions for inventory, point of sale, and supply chain management applications. They are also challenged to reduce costs in highly competitive markets while enhancing the customer experience.

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Managed Enterprise Solutions

Comcast Business can design, build, implement and manage a custom managed IT solution so you can focus on delivering value to your business. Our innovative and cost saving technologies will change the way you manage technology.

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