Tag: retail stores

Retail Types, Stores

How Does a POS System Work?

October 12, 2022

Via: Lightspeed POS

Retail stores come in all shapes and sizes, but if there’s one thing every shop needs, it’s a solid point of sale (POS) system. The POS plays a key role in any store’s day-to-day operations, as it drives the entire […]

Retail Types, Stores

4 Keys to Launching Products at Retail Stores

September 7, 2022

Via: Independent Retailer

Whether you are releasing a new product or launching into an entirely new retailer, the period leading up to the launch — and the first few weeks after — are critical. Not only do you have to think about the […]


3 Tips to Modernize Retail Supply Chains in 2022

April 13, 2022

Via: RIS News

Traditional supply chain models are slow to adapt and vulnerable to disruptions, which is why we’re seeing chaos at distribution centers, ports, and retail stores. While the current crisis is complicated, the solution doesn’t have to be. As businesses seek […]

Retail Types, Stores

How the Metaverse can Benefit Physical Retail Stores

March 7, 2022

Via: Retail TouchPoints

With industries around the world showing interest in the metaverse, retail leaders are facing the exciting opportunity to follow suit and provide customers with the ease of online shopping without compromising the benefits of the physical experience. For example, Forever […]


Retail Sales Jump 3.8% in January as the Economy Recovers

February 28, 2022

Via: Natalie Dunn

After more than two years of an unprecedented healthcare crisis, the global economy is still showing signs of weakness. This comes as no surprise, considering the fact that the COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted the daily lives of people everywhere, changing […]

Retail Types, Stores

How to Write An Attention-Grabbing Retail Business Plan

November 22, 2021

Via: Lightspeed POS

Business success is impossible without a good plan. And in the case of retail stores, that means putting in the time and effort on your retail business plan. Now, you might be thinking: ‘why do I need a business plan, […]

Others, Tech

3 Ways Robots Help Retailers Manage Today’s Volatile Climate

February 16, 2021

Via: Retail Info Systems News

It’s been a tough few years for retailers. Over 7,500 retail stores were expected to close in 2020, while dozens of large chain retailers have filed for bankruptcy in response to COVID-19. Consumer behavior has also shifted — people are […]

Retail Types, Stores

Microsoft is permanently closing its retail stores

June 26, 2020


Microsoft on Friday announced it will permanently close its 83 Microsoft Store retail locations. It will instead focus on its online store at, where customers can go for support, sales, training and more. Microsoft said its retail team members […]

News & Trends

Some Of The Technology You Need To Make Your Retail Stores COVID-19 Secure

June 26, 2020

Via: Forbes

On May 26 the U.K. government issued guidelines for the reopening of retail three weeks later on Monday June 15. Since that date, most but by no means not all retail, has slowly reopened. Some, such as lingerie and swimwear […]

Retail Types, Stores

Will Coronavirus Delay The Opening Of American Dream Mall?

March 13, 2020

Via: Forbes

American Dream is a huge (3 million square foot) mall in northern New Jersey. It is supposed to open officially on March 19. However, the coronavirus infection threat may keep too many people from the opening, and the maligned mall […]

News & Trends

In-store shopping still popular across age demographics

September 24, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

As the holidays approach, Blackhawk’s new findings remind retailers not to overlook the in-store experience. Cash still has strong footing as a payment option, with 43% of respondents saying it’s their top payment method. Fifty-two percent opt to use credit […]

Customer Engagement, Customer Experience, E-payment & Data Security, Tech

10 things customers want from retail stores

July 27, 2017

Via: Lightspeed POS

Remember the good old days when customers walked into your store, picked the items they wanted off the shelf, and that’s all there was to it? Thanks to the Internet and social media, those days are long gone, and they […]

Retail Types, Stores

Off-pricer rolling out new prototype

August 29, 2016

Via: Chain Store Age

Tuesday Morning Corp. continues to expand its new prototype. The off-price retailer announced the relocation and upgrade of two locations in Southern California. Its store at California Oaks Center in Murrieta, has relocated to Palm Plaza in Temecula, and its […]

Others, Stores

ICSC: Omnichannel wins, with physical stores at epicenter

January 12, 2016

Via: Retailing Today

A just-released holiday survey reinforces the dominance of the omnichannel shopper. Nearly one-third (32%) of shoppers the past holiday season used the click and collect method – with 69% of these shoppers purchasing additional items in the store when they […]