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Top retail trend predictions for 2022
Retailers have faced challenges from all angles this year.
How retailers can ensure quick customer adoption of store technology
When implementing new technology in the store, consumer buy-in can be half the battle.
Lessons Learned From the Reorganization of Sur La Table
As with most predominantly brick-and-mortar retailers, Sur La Table had to implement an almost overnight shutdown of its 130-plus stores at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic in early 2020.
Post-Pandemic Primer: How to negotiate leases now
As the economy emerges from COVID-19, tenants entering into leases have the opportunity to proactively negotiate certain provisions in order to better protect their businesses in the event of future pandemics.
Departing with traditional returns
Merchandise returns are just a cost of doing business—a big cost!
Modern security analytics are shaping the ‘store of the future’
Throughout history, human beings have been notoriously bad at predicting the future of technology.
From in-store to dotcom: The war of retail pharmacy
Throughout the past few decades, industries and consumers alike witnessed the emergence of the cola wars, burger wars, and many other memorable brand rivalries.
Five things retailers can't do (easily) without headless checkout
A little over a decade ago, retailers applauded the shift away from self-hosted, licensed e-commerce platforms.
IoT powers up retail energy savings and cost reductions
A few years ago, a national retailer discovered they could save more than $2.5 million annually by making some simple operational changes.