“Faux omnichannel” shopping still persistent among retailers: BRP

Luxury Daily – As consumers see less separation between in-store and online retail, luxury brands and retailers are expected to offer […]

Study: Customers want a consistent experience, but do retailers offer it?

Chain Store Age – Retailers who offer truly seamless shopping may gain a large competitive advantage. According to a new […]

1 year in: How Bash used a clothing rental program as a marketing tool

Glossy – A year ago today, French brand Bash opened its Nolita store with an experimental free rental program called […]

How Blockchain is Transforming the Apparel Supply Chain

Apparel Magazine – It is an exciting time of innovation for the apparel industry — and retail at large — […]

How Steve Madden built up its e-commerce business

Glossy –  More than 80% of Steve Madden’s revenue still comes from wholesale. But the footwear retailer still finds it […]

Building a Consumer-Centric Ecosystem

CS News – Convenience stores are still scratching the surface when it comes to harnessing the power of consumer-facing, frictionless technologies. While […]

Retail Personalization Comes Up Short in Two Studies

Email Marketing Daily – Almost 90% of consumers want a personalized and consistent experience in all channels. But only 59% of […]

Report: Consumers Want Less Friction, More Synergy at Retail 

Progressive Grocer – An increasing number of shoppers are looking for more personalization, better mobile checkout and a consistent brand […]

Target’s loyalty program is expanding nationwide in October with perks for all shoppers

USA Today – Target is looking to expand its circle of loyal shoppers. In October, the Minneapolis-based retailer will roll […]

Why Technology Should Be On Your Market Agenda

Casual Living – September market is an energizing time for casual retail. This annual reinvigoration is an opportunity to consider […]

 ‘The illusion of deceit’: The success or failure of fashion memberships hinges on the fine print

Glossy – Across fashion, membership models have become a normal part of everyday shopping. Companies like Stitch Fix, rental platforms like […]

Steve Madden acquires DTC sneaker brand Greats in a bid for young male shoppers

Glossy –  With Steve Madden’s latest acquisition, the DTC sneaker brand Greats, the nearly 30-year old company is tackling several […]

Omnichannel Retail Philosophy: Best Way to Battle Showrooming

TWICE –“Showrooming is a legitimate consumer behavior which has created actual disruption in the industry.” Sears recently reported that it […]

For a fast supply chain, Target is betting on in-store fulfillment

Supply Chain Dive –  Retailers are putting physical stores at the center of e-commerce fulfillment and delivery, but the strategy […]

Leveraging Blockchain for Omnichannel Success

Multichannel Merchant – The challenge of modern retail can be wrapped up in one statistic: 56% of consumers would likely […]