Category: Consumer Trends

9 Tech Trends Connecting Retailers to Consumers

In retail, geeky is the new sexy. In this intense, competitive sector, technology has evolved from an indulgent luxury to an essential strategic investment that helps companies serve shoppers better. To remain relevant and competitive in today’s market, retailers are...

/ April 13, 2017

4 Retail Tech Trends Boost Agility & Effectiveness

Today’s winning retailers and suppliers adopt technologies to modernize and intertwine their operations with those of their retail trading partners to serve shoppers better and faster.

/ March 28, 2017

The Biggest Mistake Brands Made at Natural Products Expo West 2017

Expo West provides a tremendous opportunity to receive invaluable customer feedback--if only people would see it and use it that way.

/ March 27, 2017

What’s Trending with Buyers

We looked at the actions of thousands of buyers on RangeMe over the past year and compiled a report of eye-opening insights to help you understand what’s top-of-mind and trending with retail buyers.

/ March 22, 2017

The Business of Beauty

Beauty is an industry where people like to try things on, especially when you’re talking makeup.

/ March 14, 2017

Bottoms Up to the New Year

Take a look down your closest beverage aisle and you’ll see what I mean—the shelves are lined with new (and new-to-me) products that are eager for me to try them.

/ January 26, 2017

7 Retail Lessons From NRF’s Big Show

Last week 33,000 people, including retailers, suppliers and technology experts gathered at the National Retail Federation (NRF) Big Show 2017 in New York, the biggest retail trade show of the year.

/ January 25, 2017

This Big Data Trend Helps Retail Companies See the Future

To accurately anticipate shopping trends this year, more retail companies will invest in predictive analytics, the big data equivalent of a crystal ball.

/ January 25, 2017

6 Trends That Will Reinvent Retail in 2017

Stemming from last year’s push toward personalized experiences, this year’s hottest retail trends will elevate the customer experience with superior quality products and build closer relationships with consumers so companies can confidently deliver what shoppers want.

/ January 5, 2017

5 CPG New Year’s Resolutions to Actually Keep

A new year is such a glorious time—your slate is wiped clean, and the next 12 months stretch ahead of you full of possibility. This is your time.

/ December 28, 2016