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  • Is 2019 The Year Of Paid Loyalty? Lululemon, CVS and Loblaw Are Game To Find Out

    January 9th, 2019

    Loyalty programs are so pervasive the perks that once made members feel special are now expected. So Lululemon, CVS and other brands are testing paid memberships, betting shoppers would rather spend more to be part of a select group of cohorts. Three factors will prove whether the idea pays off.

  • Class of 2019: The Most Promising Retail Concepts On The Horizon

    January 7th, 2019

    Let’s not linger too long on the closures of so many stores in 2018. In the months to come, many emerging brands, from Allbirds to Yumble, have the opportunity to become new household names. Among the dozens of up-and-coming retail brands, we selected a class of 10.

  • Social Media Is Taking The Store: 3 Surprising Reasons Facebook, Snapchat, Spotify Are Into Retail

    December 24th, 2018

    A lot of follows don’t make up for a little financial statement. So several social media platforms have been partnering with brands and testing retail outlets, both physical and digital, to boost sales and reputation. Here’s why that matters to shoppers.

  • 9 Off-The-Radar Retail Predictions For 2019

    December 18th, 2018

    Personalization and artificial intelligence are sooo 2018. When digging for the truly unexpected retail predictions for 2019, we asked retailers, experts and suppliers to go out on a limb. This story shares 9 examples of what they see on the horizon.

  • Grocers Beware: Food Delivery Closing The Gap Between Campus And Commerce

    April 23rd, 2018

    Many college students struggle to afford meals, but in prosperous urban communities, others are changing how meals are ordered and eaten. The grocery industry should pay attention: The ways students take their meals will shape how millions buy food over the decades.