These are exciting times for brick-and-mortar stores, filled with challenges and opportunities. With the rise of e-commerce, the role of physical stores has undergone a dramatic transformation, one that is still evolving.<br />
The National Retail Federation’s 99th Annual Convention Expo -- The Big Show -- at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City brought together the industry’s leading retailers and solution-providers for four days of business strategizing and educational and networking opportunities.
Chain Store Age’s 32nd annual Retail Store of The Year design competition recognizes the best in retail and restaurant design from around the world, as well as achievements in sustainability and in-store digital innovation.
Chain Store Age’s 30th annual Retail Store of The Year design competition attracted entries from around the globe, with Mexican department store company Liverpool taking top honors as Store of the Year for its location in Interlomas, Mexico.
Predictive analytics are a crucial tool for staying ahead of the competition. Applying complex mathematical algorithms to patterns in customer behavior, product sales and other key performance indicators provides insight into otherwise hidden trends that can separate you from your peers.
For the second year in a row, retailers’ expansion plans are on an upward trajectory, according to Chain Store Age’s 2011 Store Construction & Outfitting Survey, an annual survey of retail building activity and development costs.
By downloading this new report by inmoment, retailers can learn how the Experience Hub will allow them to “own the moment,” meaning that whenever, wherever, and however customers choose to initiate engagement, retailers can capture their interest with a cohesive message tailored around their, time-,
The National Retail Federation’s 100th Annual Convention & Expo—The BIG Show—at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City featured more than 500 exhibiting companies and presentations from a stellar line-up of top-tier retailers, analysts and industry consultants.
Numerous retailers including Neiman Marcus, Groupe Dynamite, C. Wonder and Zenni Optical shared their experiences and insights at the recent Oracle Industry Connect 2014 conference in Boston. Customer speakers discussed a wide variety of issues and topics pertaining to business transformation.