Tags » Retail Trends

Veganz, DM Bio and Trend it Up: Drugstore retailer DM is gearing up for battle

Granted, this is rather tabloid-sounding headline! However, for the last six months, German drugstore chain DM has dominated the retail headlines in Germany with a slew of interesting and innovative brand launches: In April, the DM group introduced its new organic food brand… 1,742 more words

Berlin

Raiders of the Lost Mall? The Impact of Digital Technology

by: Bryan Pearson, President & Chief Executive Officer, LoyaltyOne

Editor’s Note: This post is a condensed version of a four-part blog post series that appeared on Forbes.com and is authored by Bryan Pearson, LoyaltyOne CEO. 1,061 more words

Consumer Trends

Putting Heart Before Basket: Q&A With Supermarket Guru Phil Lempert

by: Lisa Biank Fasig, Senior Editor, COLLOQUY

Technology may be upending the grocery cart in some circles, but it will not eliminate the need for the human touch, supermarket expert Phil Lempert declares. 1,289 more words

Consumer Trends

4 Back-to-School Trends for Retailers at the Head of the Class

by Rodney Davenport, Vice President, Corporate Affairs and Head of the Strategic Insights Group, Alliance Data

Despite Pink Floyd claiming many years ago that ‘we don’t need no education,’ in a few weeks, millions of kids will return to school. 621 more words

Consumer Trends

The Rules of Technology in Retail

Technology trends are rewriting the rules of retail. More stores are advancing the in-store experience to meet the demands of the younger generation while creating tools to maximize customer service. 78 more words

Retail Trends

5 Tips to Help Your Store Go Omnichannel

According to omnichannel expert Andy Katz-Mayfield, omni-channel is “less about creating another channel to sell a product, it’s about providing a really great experience.” You have heard us talk about the importance of optimizing the customer experience for brick and mortar stores before, but what does that look like? 284 more words

Retail Trends

The Do's and Don'ts of Mobile Marketing in College Retail

Mobile is taking the retail world by storm, its gaining popularity ranges from one-click payments to POS systems to in-store shopping assistants. This provides retailers with an extra touch point to drive sales, however like any marketing it takes planning. 351 more words

Retail Trends