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Forecasts Call for Uptick in Holiday Sales at Retail
Forecasts Call for Uptick in Holiday Sales at Retail
September 28, 2022 at 4:29 PM

Retailers nationwide plan to open more stores than they are closing this year, according to a survey from RetailSphere. ...

The Death of Brick-and-Mortar is "Extraordinarily Exaggerated"
The Death of Brick-and-Mortar is "Extraordinarily Exaggerated"
September 9, 2022 at 3:58 PM

Although e-commerce has expanded massively over the past decade, that doesn't mean the end is yet in sight for brick-and...

Drone Delivery: Consumers Want It, Retailers Making It Happen
Drone Delivery: Consumers Want It, Retailers Making It Happen
August 25, 2022 at 3:55 PM

For years drone makers have been heralding how the technology can help the retailer struggling with faster and more effi...

Despite Inflation and Recession Worries, Americans are Spending Again
Despite Inflation and Recession Worries, Americans are Spending Again
August 9, 2022 at 3:46 PM

US consumers are starting to shop again, even if they’re being tentative about it. After retail sales slowed down three ...

The Toy Industry Is Making its Triumphant Return to Retail
The Toy Industry Is Making its Triumphant Return to Retail
August 1, 2022 at 10:43 AM

Already worth $21.5 billion, the U.S. Toy industry continues to show resilience and is forecasting continued growth. A o...

The Future of Audio is the Future of Everything, Especially Commerce
The Future of Audio is the Future of Everything, Especially Commerce
July 18, 2022 at 1:00 PM

The other day I saw a screenshot of a Zoomer’s phone and was kind of blown away. Texting is so old school to these kids,...

Social Shoppers Prefer Checking Out on Brand Sites
Social Shoppers Prefer Checking Out on Brand Sites
July 5, 2022 at 1:51 PM

Here are the five top issues giving consumers pause for thought before handing over hard-earned dollars to social networ...

The Snacks and Candy Categories Reign On
The Snacks and Candy Categories Reign On
June 24, 2022 at 11:38 AM

Creating an experience around these products can win over customers and keep them coming back. "I’ve always envisioned a...

Statewide “Bag Bans” Cause Shopper Frustration
Statewide “Bag Bans” Cause Shopper Frustration
June 11, 2022 at 1:07 PM

On May 4th, New Jersey shoppers found themselves carrying home unbagged goods from the supermarket, unless they happened...

Toys R Us Marketing Campaign Goes Global with World Tour for Geoffrey
Toys R Us Marketing Campaign Goes Global with World Tour for Geoffrey
May 25, 2022 at 1:48 PM

The reborn Toys R Us is sending its best ambassador on the road in a campaign to remind the world that the toy retailer ...