Innovation Forum Speaker

Tim Kane

Retail Solutions Industry Consultant

Zebra Technologies

Session Description

Navigate the COVID-19 C-Store Landscape with Rising Technology Trends

Transformation and an ever-changing landscape are nothing new to convenience retailers. However, the speed of the game has changed with solutions needed to be implemented yesterday, and safety is at the top of the priority list. In order to keep pace, the right technology solutions are crucial. Find out about those solutions from Zebra’s Retail Industry Consultants, Mark Delaney and Tim Kane as they dive into the latest trends related to enhancing workflows and exceeding your customers’ expectations.


Tim Kane is a retail solutions industry consultant with Lincolnshire, Ill.-based Zebra Technologies, a global leader in products and services that enable edge computing extending real-time visibility into organizations’ assets, people, and transactions.
As a consultant for Zebra’s North America retail and hospitality organization, Tim identifies industry trends impacting Zebra and our clients. Tim and his colleagues develop strategies that embrace and leverage change, and empower customers to creatively utilize leading edge technology and solutions to enhance business critical systems, leading to distinct competitive advantages.
Tim’s vision and experience help retailers address issues ranging from inventory visibility and accuracy, to e-commerce fulfillment. He identifies emerging trends like IoT and analytics to assure both Zebra and its clients are prepared to take advantage of solutions that utilize these technologies.
Tim started his expansive career with IBM where he worked with some of the largest retailers across North America. He has held sales professional and sales leader positions with several of the world’s leading technology companies including Fujitsu, Ingenico, Symbol and Toshiba.
Tim earned a BA in English from Bridgewater State College.