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5 Green Practices for Retailers That Work

June 24, 2022

Category: News & Trends

Social responsibility and sustainability are a top-of-mind issue for the retail industry today. As consumers clamor for greener ways, the industry is simultaneously developing what an ethical future looks like. From building eco-friendly stores and supply chain networks, to rethinking […]


Autonomy is the future of supply chain

May 24, 2022

Category: Suppliers

Over the past few years, we have experienced an unprecedented time, with a steady increase in supply chain disruptions caused by the pandemic, geopolitical events and the effects of climate change. All of these events have changed enterprise expectations for […]


Are smaller retailers getting crushed by the supply chain mess?

May 16, 2022

Category: Suppliers

Smaller retailers often count on speed, nimbleness and agility for an edge over larger competitors, but current supply chain disruptions are proving to be a high hurdle. Ninety-one percent of SMB retailers believe larger companies have an advantage over them […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

Lack of payment options cause 9 in 10 shoppers to abandon online purchases

June 27, 2022

Via: Charged

New research from payment provider Mollie has found that a lack of payment options means that nine in 10 consumers abandon payments. Mollie‘s survey of 1,000 UK consumers asked participants about their shopping habits and experiences – it was revealed […]


Customer Engagement, Customer Experience

As the future of retail shifts, shoppers have high expectations

June 27, 2022

Via: Retail Dive

Consumers know what they want but all consumers aren’t the same. As the world and the economy change, people’s shopping priorities, and values, are split. Why do people shop? How do people shop? It’s all up for interpretation. It’s also […]


News & Trends

As consumers spend more on gas and food, a shadow looms over retail

June 24, 2022

Via: Retail Dive

Retail sales held up pretty well in the first half of the year, even accounting for inflation’s impact on the numbers. But with consumers spending more on food, gas and experiences instead of discretionary goods, it’s not clear how retail […]


Suppliers

Walmart invests in supply chain AI company Symbotic

June 24, 2022

Via: Retail Dive

Walmart has taken a stake in Symbotic Inc. amounting to 11.1% of the company’s total common stock and 4.3% of its voting power, according to a securities filing. The disclosure comes after Walmart announced in May that it was bringing […]