Tag: REI

Customer Engagement, Customer Experience

How REI is building an outdoor ecosystem around its customers

September 1, 2021

Via: Retail Dive

The purpose of a retailer is changing. The core function may still be to sell products, but there are entire worlds being built up around consumers now that have — at least on the surface — little to do with […]

News & Trends

REI pushes on climate neutrality, doubles used gear sales in 2020

April 14, 2021

Via: Retail Dive

Despite the blow dealt to virtually all retailers by the pandemic — REI in particular laid off 5% of its retail staff in July last year — the company ended the year in a relatively solid position, and without losing […]

Retail Types, Stores

5 Best Retailers to Work for in 2020

February 21, 2020

Via: Retail Info Systems News

Companies looking to hire in 2020 understand that the competition for talent is fierce. In order to attract and retain the best employees, more retailers are sweetening their offers with such incentives as tuition reimbursement, flexible work arrangements and subsidized […]