Customer data in retail 2019: Key research findings

Data & Analytics Customer data in retail 2019: Key research findings

2y Charlie Braithwaite

Customer data in retail 2019: Key research finding...

Findings from recent research report on use of customer data in retail for 2019. Percent of businesses who collect customer data, think they "use it e...

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Smart Kroger stores, click-and-collect: The state of grocery retail, part 2

Retail Smart Kroger stores, click-and-collect: The state of grocery retail, part 2

2y Mike O'Brien

Smart Kroger stores, click-and-collect: The state ...

Curbside pickup and technologically-advanced stores could help traditional grocery retailers like Walmart and Kroger fend off Amazon. Read More...

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What's Saks Fifth Avenue's top tech investment? Its salespeople

Ecommerce & Sales What's Saks Fifth Avenue's top tech investment? Its salespeople

2y Mike O'Brien

What's Saks Fifth Avenue's top tech investment? It...

While retailers increasingly trick their stores out, Saks Fifth Avenue focuses on making sure salespeople have every digital tool at their disposal. R...

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How to execute on your big retail marketing ideas for 2019

Retail How to execute on your big retail marketing ideas for 2019

2y Tiffany Delmore

How to execute on your big retail marketing ideas ...

JLL Retail estimates that ecommerce brands will build 850 physical stores in the next five years. Three tactics for your retail marketing plan this ye...

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How brick & click retailers can win with personalization in 2019

Ecommerce How brick & click retailers can win with personalization in 2019

2y Rohan Ayyar

How brick & click retailers can win with perso...

Nordstrom and Walmart are growing their ecommerce businesses faster than Amazon. Here are four ideas for how retailers can personalize experience in 2...

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5 retail technology highlights from NRF 2019: Retail's Big Show

Ecommerce 5 retail technology highlights from NRF 2019: Retail's Big Show

2y Mike O'Brien

5 retail technology highlights from NRF 2019: Reta...

There were plenty of amazing innovations in retail technology at NRF 2019: Retail's Big Show. Here are five of the highlights. Read More...

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How Mastercard is doing its part to revolutionize retail

Finance How Mastercard is doing its part to revolutionize retail

2y Mike O'Brien

How Mastercard is doing its part to revolutionize ...

Financial services companies have a stodgy reputation, but Mastercard has long been at the forefront of using technology to bridge on- and offline sho...

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ClickZ's 2018 holiday season recap

Retail ClickZ's 2018 holiday season recap

2y Mike O'Brien

ClickZ's 2018 holiday season recap

Now that the 2018 holiday season is over, we're looking back at some of the past few weeks' biggest trends, from mobile commerce to ecommerce in Wyomi...

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"Stores are the new media": Q+A with Adobe's Michael Klein

Retail "Stores are the new media": Q+A with Adobe's Michael Klein

2y Mike O'Brien

"Stores are the new media": Q+A with Adobe's Micha...

Michael Klein, Adobe's Director of Industry Strategy for Retail, shares his insights on what is the biggest holiday shopping season ever. Read More...

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With augmented reality and inner-city stores, IKEA aims to disrupt itself

Retail With augmented reality and inner-city stores, IKEA aims to disrupt itself

2y Mike O'Brien

With augmented reality and inner-city stores, IKEA...

"Disrupt" is an unpopular marketing buzzword, but that's exactly what IKEA is doing with technological enhancements and more stores in cities. Read Mo...

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Has the retail apocalypse come for grocery brands?

Digital Transformation Has the retail apocalypse come for grocery brands?

3y Mike O'Brien

Has the retail apocalypse come for grocery brands?

With Amazon investing heavily in the grocery space, brands like Kroger, and even Walmart and Target, have no choice but to embrace digital transformat...

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Digital data dictates in-store decisions for modern retailers

Retail Digital data dictates in-store decisions for modern retailers

3y Mike O'Brien

Digital data dictates in-store decisions for moder...

Data is central to everything modern marketers do online. But digital data is also a factor in physical stores, as T-Mobile, Roots and Birchbox demons...

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What does Prime Day mean for retailers other than Amazon?

Retail What does Prime Day mean for retailers other than Amazon?

3y Mike O'Brien

What does Prime Day mean for retailers other than ...

Prime Day broke sales records for Amazon in both 2016 an 2017. However, there's also an opportunity for every other retailer to have a great day, as w...

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Why beauty retailers are leading the way in digital transformation

Retail Why beauty retailers are leading the way in digital transformation

3y Mike O'Brien

Why beauty retailers are leading the way in digita...

Failure to embrace digital transformation is a death sentence for retailers. However, beauty brands like Sephora, L'Oréal, and Ulta aren't struggling ...

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How Best Buy, Charlotte Russe, and IKEA shape their stores around the next generation of shoppers

Retail How Best Buy, Charlotte Russe, and IKEA shape their stores around the next generation of shoppers

3y Mike O'Brien

How Best Buy, Charlotte Russe, and IKEA shape thei...

As the next generation of shoppers takes over, Best Buy, Charlotte Russe, and IKEA are creating in-store experiences with them in mind. Read More...

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For brands like REI, Indochino, and Swarovski, the future of retail stores goes past product

Retail For brands like REI, Indochino, and Swarovski, the future of retail stores goes past product

3y Mike O'Brien

For brands like REI, Indochino, and Swarovski, the...

Executives from REI, Indochino, and Swarovski discuss the future of retail stores and how they're far more than places where they can sell products. R...

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A look at Samsung's strategy for streamlining the smart home

Retail A look at Samsung's strategy for streamlining the smart home

3y Mike O'Brien

A look at Samsung's strategy for streamlining the ...

Smart products can make life easier, though there are a lot of challenges. Samsung VP, Bill Lee, discusses the brand's strategy to solve them. Read Mo...

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How a shoppable fashion show gave Roots a record-breaking quarter

Retail How a shoppable fashion show gave Roots a record-breaking quarter

3y Mike O'Brien

How a shoppable fashion show gave Roots a record-b...

How do you stand out during the holiday season? Canadian retailer Roots created a Black Friday fashion show that was shoppable, Shazam-style. Read Mor...

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How Starbucks, Sam's Club, and Sugarfina are enhancing the in-store experience

Retail How Starbucks, Sam's Club, and Sugarfina are enhancing the in-store experience

3y Mike O'Brien

How Starbucks, Sam's Club, and Sugarfina are enhan...

Though no consumers actually use the word "omnichannel," retailers strive to give them seamless shopping experiences, no matter where or how they shop...

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The enemy of progress and the brand studio dilemma: How Hasbro evolves alongside its customers

Retail The enemy of progress and the brand studio dilemma: How Hasbro evolves alongside its customers

3y Mike O'Brien

The enemy of progress and the brand studio dilemma...

Hasbro’s core customers have grown up with the brand, the children of people who used to be the core customer. That makes evolving and keeping up all ...

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3 ways Target is trying to become "America's easiest place to shop"

Retail 3 ways Target is trying to become "America's easiest place to shop"

3y Mike O'Brien

3 ways Target is trying to become "America's easie...

2017 was a pivotal year for Target, having invested billions of dollars in expanding its omnichannel shopping capabilities. CEO Brian Cornell wants to...

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The future of retail: How IoT is transforming the retail industry

Digital Transformation The future of retail: How IoT is transforming the retail industry

3y Diana Maltseva

The future of retail: How IoT is transforming the ...

The retail industry is seeing a rapid transformation, with The Internet of Things (IoT) solutions taking the center stage in the sector. Having plenty...

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How to close the sales and marketing gap to maximize eCommerce opportunities

Retail How to close the sales and marketing gap to maximize eCommerce opportunities

3y Cassandra Stephens, Global Commerce Director, Zenith

How to close the sales and marketing gap to maximi...

eCommerce is driving retail growth, presenting a significant opportunity for brands. However, as customer behavior changes, brands must ensure they do...

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4 takeaways from Neiman Marcus' awesome mobile app

Retail 4 takeaways from Neiman Marcus' awesome mobile app

3y Mike O'Brien

4 takeaways from Neiman Marcus' awesome mobile app

As many legacy retailers struggle, Neiman Marcus is flourshing, something attributed to the brand's digital-first strategy. The mobile app epitomizes ...

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The new luxury landscape: How Tiffany & Co., Gucci and LVMH are embracing digital transformation

Retail The new luxury landscape: How Tiffany & Co., Gucci and LVMH are embracing digital transformation

3y Mike O'Brien

The new luxury landscape: How Tiffany & Co., G...

As wealthier consumers do more of their shopping online, luxury brands have no choice but to embrace digital transformation. See how Tiffany & Co....

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Cleaning up with Clorox: Why CMO Eric Reynolds doesn't believe it's enough to simply be "consumer-driven"

Retail Cleaning up with Clorox: Why CMO Eric Reynolds doesn't believe it's enough to simply be "consumer-driven"

3y Mike O'Brien

Cleaning up with Clorox: Why CMO Eric Reynolds doe...

The idea that everyone loves a clean environment has always driven Clorox's product sales. CMO Eric Reynolds discusses how he's applying the idea of c...

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Did Amazon acquire Whole Foods with Bitcoin?: ClickZ's most popular articles from July, August and September

Digital Transformation Did Amazon acquire Whole Foods with Bitcoin?: ClickZ's most popular articles from July, August and September

3y Mike O'Brien

Did Amazon acquire Whole Foods with Bitcoin?: Clic...

We're reflecting on our 2017 and sharing the most-read articles from each month. This retail-focused summer, those top topics were augmented reality a...

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