Category: Point of Purchase

Customer Experience, E-commerce, Point of Purchase, Retail Types

Uber launches shopping app with Cargo to boost in-car commerce

July 18, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

The Cargo Store app aims for a slice of the more than $200 billion in-car commerce opportunity as ride-hailing apps like Uber give consumers more time for mobile-based activities like shopping or consuming media. The app is the latest culmination […]

Customer Engagement, Customer Experience, Point of Purchase

How Your Store’s Layout and Presentation Can Help Sales

July 12, 2019

Via: Independent Retailer

The front end of your store is responsible for most of your customer experience. A great layout and thoughtful presentation will result in increased sales across the board. Impressions Are Everything A store sells an experience as much as it […]

Customer Experience, Point of Purchase

Walmart, Target among most popular retailers to offer BOPIS

July 8, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

Though Walmart and Target are leading the way in BOPIS adoption, other retailers, including rue21 and Nordstrom, have begun offering or expanded their existing BOPIS option to strengthen their omnichannel strategies. Target and Walmart’s jump in pickup time after implementing […]

Customer Experience, E-commerce, Point of Purchase, Retail Types

E-commerce driving robust warehouse construction market

June 25, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

Brick-and-mortar retailers all over the country are trying to reinvent themselves in order to compete with their online counterparts, offering shoppers the experience they hope will win out over the convenience of having purchases dropped at their doors. Whole Foods, […]

Customer Experience, FMCG products, Point of Purchase, Retail Types

Walmart’s Grocery Pickup Shoppers Aren’t Just Users, They’re Advocates

May 13, 2019

Via: Retail Info Systems News

Walmart’s grocery pickup service is experiencing rapid growth with no signs of slowing down. Walmart plans to have 3,100 locations offering grocery pickup by the end of 2019. To explore the usage of this retail technology, Numerator, a market intelligence […]

Customer Experience, Point of Purchase

Walgreens and Rite Aid Raise Tobacco Age to 21

April 24, 2019

Via: Retail Info Systems News

Walgreens and Rite Aid are implementing a new, chain-wide policy that will require customers to be at least 21 years old in order to purchase tobacco products in its stores. “We’ve seen positive results from other recent efforts to strengthen […]

Customer Experience, Loyalty Programs, Point of Purchase

How loyalty programs unite in-store and online retail

March 12, 2019

Via: Lightspeed POS

How to bring shoppers back online and in-store Creating an online business has never been easier, but it’s also never been as competitive. Merchants have to defend against 13% more competition each year and Amazon continues to take a larger […]

Customer Experience, Point of Purchase

Walmart debuts size-inclusive jeans online

February 7, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

The “plus size” era may be over, but women of all body types are steadily gaining new places to shop, thanks to brands’ emerging willingness to offer apparel in a wide range of sizes. “Everyone’s body is different. Every body […]

Customer Experience, Others, Point of Purchase, Tech

Walmart arms store associates with online shopping app

December 5, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

Over the last year, Walmart has taken several big steps to merge its online and in-store experiences with the rollout of services that let customers pay for items in store on mobile devices. In January, Walmart announced Scan & Go, […]

Customer Experience, Point of Purchase, Retail Types, Stores

Amazon reports biggest shopping day on Cyber Monday

November 27, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

Amazon benefitted from Whole Foods at Thanksgiving this year, and customers keep Alexa busy. The Amazon-owned grocery chain sold a record number of turkeys, and “more customers than ever” had them delivered this year through the company’s AmazonFresh and Prime […]