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How to measure, analyze and improve your client’s shopping experience?

How to measure, analyze and improve your client’s shopping experience?

Improving our client’s in-store experience always turns out to be a challenge all areas of a company should focus on. Having said that, how can we improve something if we cannot measure it properly? As we stand against an increasingly more competitive market, this premise becomes the foundation to achieve sustainability. Managing your brand’s bond ... Read More
 
The Lowdown on Subscription Boxes

The Lowdown on Subscription Boxes

The way people purchase daily items as well as gift items has changed exponentially in the last decade alone. Online retailers have revolutionized personalization and availability of product, keeping everything anyone could want right at their fingertips. One new evolution of the online shopping experience is retail subscription boxes. A 2016 study shows that $2.6 billion ... Read More
 
How does Business Intelligence can help you in the decision making process?

How does Business Intelligence can help you in the decision making process?

The power of data has been growing year by year and 2018 was not the exception. We started talking about Big Data a while ago, then it was artificial intelligence, and now we’re talking about Business Intelligence (BI). We launched RetailApp in 2015, acknowledging the importance of translating the data into information of interest that ... Read More
 
Prepping Your Business For Cyber Monday

Prepping Your Business For Cyber Monday

Anyone who works in retail knows that the fourth weekend of November is a landmark occasion for sales. Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Small Business Saturday/Sunday, and Cyber Monday are consistently the largest shopping days in the U.S., with a 2015 report finding that over 135 million Americans plan on taking advantage of the in-store deals and discounts ... Read More
 
Five Trends Shaping the Future of Retail

Five Trends Shaping the Future of Retail

If we could predict the future, we might be more likely to turn to “Back To The Future”–esque betting rather than internet research about new retail trends — but we can’t. Instead, we do the best we can with the second option. Unfortunately, the retail landscape has a billowy dynamic: It can seem calm one ... Read More
 
How Technology Is Transforming Retail

How Technology Is Transforming Retail

The retail landscape is fluid, changing in response to each new technology. Its direction is limited by more than new technologies alone, however. Established models will be slow to change, if they change at all (think about how impossible it has been to incorporate the metric system in the United States, and you’ll get an ... Read More
 
Best Practices for Success in Retail

Best Practices for Success in Retail

Many big name retailers are collapsing, others are sailing smoothly, and a few more are actually growing. The market changes, and those too slow to adapt to new demands and standards lose business. The businesses who keep pace are those that successfully utilize big data and data analytics effectively. Oftentimes, specializing in whatever Amazon does ... Read More
 
Infographic: Brick and Mortar Retail Trends for 2018

Infographic: Brick and Mortar Retail Trends for 2018

Although ecommerce is certainly leading the game in retail, brick-and-mortar stores are far from death. In fact, the National Retail Federation has found that the number of physical retail stores grew last year by 4,000 in the U.S. Check out this infographic for more details, including trends for the industry in 2018…
 
How Retailers Are Working to Compete with Amazon

How Retailers Are Working to Compete with Amazon

In the world of retail, Amazon is the pack leader sporting a visible from space target on its back. The changes Amazon has made to the retail landscape has the old guard dying off, this is highlighted by companies like J.C. Penny, Sears Holdings, and Toys R Us closing stores left and right. For those ... Read More
 
iDEXO: New co-innovation institute between startups, entrepreneurs and the corporate world reaches the market

iDEXO: New co-innovation institute between startups, entrepreneurs and the corporate world reaches the market

Today, a new initiative to promote entrepreneurship and innovation comes to market: iDEXO, a non-profit institute that aims to connect startups, entrepreneurs and developers to large companies in search of new business solutions. Created as an open innovation platform, the project aims to identify innovative ideas that have potential for adoption and exponential growth, give ... Read More