Entries by Dave Barrowman

The World’s Smallest Discount

I was shopping at a pharmacy in Toronto recently when I came across the discount tag depicted at below. (Take a moment to study the picture closely if you don’t see the issue). I’ll start with the most likely scenario: an antiquated system without safeguards created a $0 discount as a side-effect of a large pricing […]

Anything Can and Will Transact

Dave Barrowman is the VP and Head of Innovation at Skava. Barrowman was asked to submit his predictions for 2018 in the payments and commerce space for an eBook compiled by PYMNTS.com. Check out his predictions!  [PYMNTS.com – February 14, 2018] 2017 saw a transformation and digital maturity of the ecommerce space, with a focus […]

How AR Will Solve Retail Challenges

Augmented reality (AR) is one of the hottest technologies in the marketplace today. With the recent release of Apple’s ARKit and Google’s ARCore (developer frameworks for AR applications for Apple and Google, respectively), consumers will be exposed to an ever increasing variety of AR in the coming months. These experiences will fall across a wide […]