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12015014259105/21/15 new patent  Systems and methods for collaborative shopping
22015014259905/21/15 new patent  Optimizing product features with respect to price
32015014260905/21/15 new patent  Identifying classes of product desirability via feature correlations
42015013448705/14/15Http parallel processing router
52015013460805/14/15Sequence engine
62015012740105/07/15System and indicating queue characteristics of electronic terminals
72015012742405/07/15System and linking panel and membership data
82015012743105/07/15Performance evaluation system for stores
92015012041004/30/15System and identifying inelastic products
102015012041904/30/15System and providing sale items
112015012045204/30/15Product information by consumer movement
122015012045404/30/15Product information by consumer movement
132015012045604/30/15Product information by consumer movement
142015012047404/30/15System and dispensing and purchasing fuel
152015012047504/30/15Executing an in-store transaction
162015012049504/30/15Electronic shopping system utilizing multiple configurable item orders
172015011283204/23/15Employing a portable computerized device to estimate a total expenditure in a retail environment
182015011300604/23/15Systems, devices and methods for list display and management
192015011346004/23/15Data analytics animation system and method
202015010290304/16/15Secure delivery receptacle
212015009519904/02/15Quick route queued products and services
222015009520204/02/15Recommending product groups in ecommerce
232015009527504/02/15Massive rule-based classification engine
242015009529104/02/15Identifying product groups in ecommerce
252015008474603/26/15Method and apparatus pertaining to facilitating the reading of rfid tags
262015008836603/26/15Faulty cart wheel detection
272015008143303/19/15Selection and communication of a product promotion
282015006680203/05/15Methods and systems to facilitate messaging to customers
292015006747303/05/15Web application framework
302015006747403/05/15Web application framework
312015006747503/05/15Web application framework
322015005818602/26/15Searching digital receipts at a mobile device
332015005824802/26/15Systematic discovery of business ontology
342015005200302/19/15Providing personalized item recommendations using scalable matrix factorization with randomness
352015004622702/12/15Inventory deployment optimization apparatus and method
362015004628902/12/15Personal merchandise cataloguing system with item tracking and social network functionality
372015004651102/12/15System and storing and processing web service requests
382015004674402/12/15System and processing web service transactions using timestamp data
392015004700802/12/15Automatic blocking of bad actors across a network
402015003941002/05/15Dynamic awards and restrictive tender system and method
412015003945202/05/15Consolidated retailer-operated electronic payment system
422015003287401/29/15Computer data volume tracker system and method
432015002592901/22/15System and providing assistance
442015002609201/22/15System and providing assistance
452015000631401/01/15Add items from previous orders
462015000632001/01/15Consumer guidance while shopping for products
472015000632401/01/15View items based on purchases of social media contacts
482015000633501/01/15Inventory tracking
492015000633601/01/15Inventory tracking
502015000633701/01/15Tracking inventory
512015000633801/01/15Inventory cache
522014037961612/25/14System and tuning item classification
532014037216112/18/14Method for generating a discrete forecasted staff report
542014037235112/18/14Rule-based item classification
552014035877112/04/14Systems and methods for clustering of customers using transaction patterns
562014032752411/06/14Method and apparatus pertaining to preconfiguring in facilitating the reading of rfid tags
572014032489710/30/14Decision tree with just-in-time nodal computations
582014032026910/30/14Apparatus and method pertaining to conveying information via an rfid transceiver
592014032027110/30/14Apparatus and method pertaining to switching rfid transceiver read states
602014032452310/30/14Missing string compensation in capped customer linkage model
612014032452410/30/14Evolving a capped customer linkage model using genetic models
622014032474010/30/14Ontology-based attribute extraction from product descriptions
632014032474410/30/14Decision tree with compensation for previously unseen data
642014032475610/30/14Decision tree with set-based nodal comparisons
652014032479010/30/14Method and system for multi-block overlap-detection in a parallel environment without inter-process communication
662014032484710/30/14Training a classification model to predict categories
672014032485110/30/14Classifying e-commerce queries to generate category mappings for dominant products
682014032485210/30/14Classifying queries to generate category mappings
692014032485310/30/14Search relevance
702014032486110/30/14Block partitioning for efficient record processing in parallel computing environment
712014032487110/30/14Decision-tree based quantitative and qualitative record classification
722014032490610/30/14Method and system for focused multi-blocking to increase link identification rates in record comparison
732014032533210/30/14Managing annotation-based item descriptions
742014032547410/30/14Annotation-based item description
752014031431110/23/14System and classification with effective use of manual data input
762014031690110/23/14Automated limited-time retail merchandise promotion system
772014030680810/16/14Rfid reader location self-discovery
782014031008410/16/14System and facilitating a purchase of selected products or services
792014031027010/16/14Relevance-based cutoff for search results
802014030405910/09/14Systems and methods for price matching and comparison
812014029757010/02/14System and high accuracy product classification with limited supervision
822014029763010/02/14Method and system for re-ranking search results in a product search engine
832014028921009/25/14Re-ranking results in a search
842014028921109/25/14Method and system for resolving search query ambiguity in a product search engine
852014026360309/18/14Method and apparatus pertaining to use of both optical and electronic product codes
862014026363509/18/14Orphaned product stray analysis using rfid
872014026363609/18/14Discrepancy analysis of rfid reads to determine locations
882014026660809/18/14Method and apparatus pertaining to the identification of physical-local discrepancies in statistics-based rfid-tag information
892014026661409/18/14Method and apparatus pertaining to installation of an rfid-tag reader system
902014026661509/18/14Method and apparatus pertaining to the use of statistics-based rfid-tag information
912014026661609/18/14Method and apparatus pertaining to monitoring item source locations
922014026661709/18/14Method and apparatus pertaining to use of multiple sessions with rfid tags
932014026661809/18/14Method and apparatus pertaining to the use of group rfid tag information
942014026662109/18/14Automatic self-learning rfid reader configurator
952014026663209/18/14Method and apparatus pertaining to rfid tag-based user assertions
962014026668509/18/14Alarm processing systems and methods
972014026695609/18/14Wide angle planar antenna assembly
982014027862709/18/14Flexible store fulfillment
992014027879709/18/14Attribute-based-categorical-popularity-assignment apparatus and method
1002014027888309/18/14Fraud prevention a price comparison system
1012014027890109/18/14Donation processing a price comparison system
1022014027890209/18/14Return processing a price comparison system
1032014027890309/18/14Price comparison systems and methods
1042014027892409/18/14Selectively altering requests based on comparison of potential value of requests
1052014027924109/18/14Electronic product information retrieval environment
1062014027925109/18/14Search result ranking by brand
1072014027926909/18/14System and order processing using customer location information
1082014027944109/18/14Systems and methods for saving a remainder of cash transactions
1092014027966009/18/14Overnight productivity dashboard
1102014027988609/18/14Incrementally updating a large key-value store
1112014028003309/18/14Rule triggering for search rule engine
1122014028008209/18/14Attribute-based document searching
1132014028011209/18/14Search result ranking by department
1142014028020109/18/14Attribute detection
1152014028033709/18/14Attribute detection
1162014025788309/11/14Enterprise resource search and reservation system
1172014025805009/11/14Store feature item finder
1182014025827709/11/14Facet group ranking for search results
1192014025833009/11/14Search result ranking using query clustering
1202014024437208/28/14Validating internet ad conversions
1212014024435708/28/14Inducing customer store visits via mobile application
1222014024436008/28/14Customer universe exploration
1232014024441608/28/14Method and system to facilitate the addition of items to an electronic item catalog
1242014024443208/28/14E-commerce system with personal price points
1252014024463308/28/14Relevance-weighted attribute sorting apparatus and method
1262014024464108/28/14Holistic customer record linkage via profile fingerprints
1272014023664208/21/14Systems and methods for navigating and reserving building spaces
1282014023665208/21/14Remote sales assistance system
1292014023666108/21/14Supplier analysis and verification system and method
1302014023676408/21/14Remote sales assistance tracking
1312014022930808/14/14Remote sales assistance
1322014022248208/07/14Online appointment schedulers
1332014022248308/07/14System and facilitating structured meetings
1342014022260108/07/14System and determining inventory locations
1352014020968707/31/14Camera time out feature for customer product scanning device
1362014021062107/31/14Theft detection system
1372014021101707/31/14Linking an electronic receipt to a consumer in a retail store
1382014021336607/31/14Method to create a game like competition between two or more shoppers using mobile self checkout software
1392014021448107/31/14Determining the position of a consumer in a retail store using location markers
1402014021451407/31/14Methods and systems for automated coupon processing
1412014021451807/31/14System and price matching and comparison
1422014021456207/31/14Customized impulse shelves
1432014021456307/31/14Product-description-improvement apparatus and method
1442014021456407/31/14Method to allow two or more mobile devices to contribute items to the same virtual shopping cart in mobile self checkout software
1452014021456607/31/14Retail gift card system with integrated account and sales receipt tracking
1462014021456807/31/14Retail loss prevention using biometric data
1472014021457107/31/14Notifying an attendant when a customer scans an oversized item
1482014021457207/31/14Systems and methods for retrieving items for a customer at checkout
1492014021457307/31/14Helping customers select a checkout lane with relative low congestion
1502014021457407/31/14Method to facilitate an in-store audit after issuance of an electronic receipt
1512014021457707/31/14Shopping process including monitored shopping cart basket weight
1522014021458907/31/14Employing a shopping list on a hand-held communications device at a retailer
1532014021459007/31/14Techniques for determining substitutes for products indicated in an electronic shopping list
1542014021459507/31/14Cooperative execution of an electronic shopping list
1552014021459607/31/14Shopping process including monitored shopping cart basket weight
1562014021459707/31/14Method and system for managing an electronic shopping list with gestures
1572014021459807/31/14Completing a purchase transaction and delivering items
1582014021459907/31/14Completing a purchase transaction at various locations
1592014021460007/31/14Assisting a consumer in locating a product within a retail store
1602014021460107/31/14Method and system for automatically managing an electronic shopping list
1612014021460507/31/14Method and system for answering a query from a consumer in a retail store
1622014021460807/31/14Determining to audit a customer utilizing analytics
1632014021460907/31/14List based shopping cart inspection process
1642014021461207/31/14Consumer to consumer sales assistance
1652014021461807/31/14In-store customer scan process including nutritional information
1662014021461907/31/14Double tap and done
1672014021462307/31/14In-store customer scan process including product automated ingredient warning
1682014021462807/31/14Gesture-based product wishlist and shared social networking
1692014021463207/31/14Smart crowd sourcing on product classification
1702014021463307/31/14Ranking keywords for product types with manual curation
1712014021464107/31/14Electronic receipt including itemization of applicable tax rates
1722014021484107/31/14Semantic product classification
1732014021484407/31/14Multiple classification models in a pipeline
1742014021484507/31/14Product classification into product type families
1752014021486207/31/14Automated attribute disambiguation with human input
1762014021540907/31/14Animated delete apparatus and method
1772014020750507/24/14System and assigning employees to cash registers
1782014020756907/24/14System and managing prepaid cards
1792014020757007/24/14Location based alerts for shopper
1802014020759107/24/14Integrating local products into global web services,
1812014020759807/24/14System and managing prepaid cards
1822014020761507/24/14Techniques for locating an item to purchase in a retail environment
1832014020101507/17/14Adjustable kiosk system
1842014020103707/17/14System and purchasing goods for donation to charities
1852014020174707/17/14Cross platform workflow management
1862014019604407/10/14System and increasing throughput of a paas system
1872014018480207/03/14Techniques for reducing consumer wait time
1882014018481807/03/14Techniques for detecting depleted stock
1892014018853007/03/14Provision of customer attributes to an organization
1902014018855007/03/14Provision of customer attributes to a person
1912014018859107/03/14Techniques for delivering a product promotion to a consumer
1922014018860507/03/14Techniques for delivering a product promotion to a consumer
1932014018864107/03/14Warranty storing and presenting apparatus and method
1942014018864707/03/14Searching digital receipts at a mobile device
1952014018864807/03/14Searching digital receipts at a mobile device
1962014018865707/03/14Establishing customer attributes
1972014018866307/03/14Stock notifiers on shelves
1982014018866707/03/14Updating search result rankings based on color
1992014018870007/03/14Online payment systems and methods
2002014018872607/03/14Payment validation systems and methods
2012014018873107/03/14Sign in based on recognition instead of password
2022014018884207/03/14Selecting search result images based on color
2032014018885307/03/14Ranking search results based on color
2042014018885407/03/14Ranking search results based on color
2052014018885507/03/14Ranking search results based on color similarity
2062014018899407/03/14Social neighborhood determination
2072014018988607/03/14Template for customer attributes
2082014017516206/26/14Identifying products as a consumer moves within a retail store
2092014017516706/26/14Method for transferring shopping cart contents to a register from a mobile electronic device
2102014017634806/26/14Location based parking management system
2112014017670706/26/14Determining the position of a consumer in a retail store using a light source
2122014017792406/26/14Faulty cart wheel detection
2132014018047906/26/14Bagging with robotic arm
2142014018052806/26/14Faulty cart wheel detection
2152014018057206/26/14Tracking a mobile device
2162014018075706/26/14Techniques for recording a consumer shelf experience
2172014018078206/26/14Techniques for linking consumers for coupon matching
2182014018078506/26/14Reporting out-of-stock items
2192014018080506/26/14Arranging advertisement content in digital receipts
2202014018084806/26/14Estimating point of sale wait times
2212014018085306/26/14Framework for generating a personalized item list
2222014018085506/26/14Pre-purchase feedback apparatus and method
2232014018086506/26/14Informing customers regarding items on their shopping list
2242014017255306/19/14Techniques for using a heat map of a retail location to promote the sale of products
2252014016674906/19/14Providing electronic receipts for vending machine transactions
2262014016796006/19/14Detecting defective shopping carts
2272014016842706/19/14Notify associates of cleanup jobs
2282014017247606/19/14Techniques for generating a heat map of a retail location
2292014017247706/19/14Techniques for using a heat map of a retail location to deploy employees
2302014017248906/19/14Techniques for using a heat map of a retail location to disperse crowds
2312014017255406/19/14Method and selecting a preferred message
2322014017255506/19/14Techniques for monitoring the shopping cart of a consumer
2332014017259906/19/14Determining point of sale advertisement effectiveness
2342014017260406/19/14Reprinting a paper receipt where an electronic receipt was originally issued
2352014017262106/19/14Systems and methods for recommending products based on a shopping list and a shopping budget
2362014017262806/19/14Approximating customer location within a store
2372014017264006/19/14Augmented reality shopping game
2382014017264706/19/14Tax aware price displays
2392014017264906/19/14Stock aware shelves
2402014017265006/19/14Stock aware shelves
2412014017289406/19/14Recipe suggestion system and method
2422014017356606/19/14Website update method and system
2432014015639406/05/14Targeted advertisement generation for travelers
2442014015639506/05/14Shifting marketing messaging according to customer lifestyle changes
2452014015641506/05/14Techniques for determining the age and gender of a consumer
2462014015642306/05/14Suggesting expired product replenishment based on receipt data
2472014015643206/05/14Approximating alternate currency equivalents in digital receipts
2482014015650806/05/14Splitting a purchase among multiple parties using an electronic receipt after the transaction
2492014015651706/05/14Splitting a purchase among multiple parties using an electronic receipt after the transaction

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