Tag: retailers

Retail Trends

Should Retailers Steer Clear Of Facebook After The Cambridge Analytica Scandal?

April 18, 2018

Via: The Retail TouchPoints Blog

Although retailers are becoming savvier about using social media, they may be wary about Facebook after the revelation that Cambridge Analytica may have collected personal information from as many as 87 million Facebook users without permission. The scandal has brought […]

FMCG products, Retail Trends, Retail Types

2% gap between Walmart, Amazon grocery pricing

February 27, 2018

Via: FierceRetail

It seems that the gap between prices of grocery items at Amazon and Walmart is closing, with only a 2% difference separating the two retailers. According to a new study by global retail analytics firm Profitero, which looked at products […]

Others, Tech

Why Top Retailers Are Failing at Triggered Email Technology

February 9, 2018

Via: Retail Info Systems News

Talk about low-hanging fruit. If a shopper on your website puts something in the cart and leaves without making a purchase, getting them to complete the sale often doesn’t take much. In fact, if you generate a triggered email reminder […]

Retail Trends

Top 2018 Store Trends, Technologies and the Whole Shebang

January 31, 2018

Via: Retail Info Systems News

All retailers focus on three things to ensure stores succeed – convenience, great products and competitive prices. Then, when shoppers walk through the door, the execution of these essential strategies smacks them in the face. All five senses are immediately […]

Others, Tech

Apple woos retailers with new features

January 29, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

Communications between businesses and their clients are quickly evolving beyond e-mail to features like chatbots, though adoption of chatbots is slow in some areas. Apple appeared to be all over the next phase in the chat revolution when it first […]

Others, Retail Trends, Tech

Retail Tech: Beyond Shiny Baubles and Gadgets

January 23, 2018

Via: Independent Retailer

In 2018, brick and mortar retailers have to rebalance their split focus between bricks and online. While it continues to be critical to improve online resources, after years of incredible hype about “it’s all about online” we now know that’s […]

Retail Trends

How retailers are avoiding the sixty-million dollar mistake

January 19, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

Retail may be recovering, but not every national brand has been able to keep pace. That’s the position Bebe Stores Inc. was in this April, when it was nearly forced to file bankruptcy before striking a deal in June with […]

Retail Trends

Retailers Need to Start Innovating

January 16, 2018

Via: Independent Retailer

When asked what indie retailers need to do differently in 2018, Dave says: “Stop waiting for something to bring shoppers back to your store and start innovating. Taking advantage of the creativity and entrepreneurial roots that prompted an independent retailer […]

Retail Trends

Amazon Private Label and Prime Now Deliveries Biggest Threat to Retailers in 2018

January 9, 2018

Via: Independent Retailer

Brick and mortar retailers will face increasing pressures around addressing long-term debt. As online retailers continue to flourish without the pressures of significant fixed costs that brick and mortar retailers traditionally face, the competitive advantage will continue to favor lower-cost […]

In-Store Media, Others, Tech

5 Retail Email Marketing Tips for Collaborating Between Your Digital and In-Store Experiences

January 4, 2018

Via: Independent Retailer

As a retailer, you’ll want to maximize your opportunities in both online and offline retail worlds, keeping shoppers happy and spending their money in your store. Here’s how you can use retail email marketing to do just that. Building Your […]