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The Power of Voice

Consumers are embracing voice technology for efficient shopping activities, like creating shopping lists, receiving sales announcements, finding stores and product information, and placing orders. And retailers are paying close attention...

/ March 19, 2018

For the Love of CPG

As the world tests you with cold temperatures and freezing eyelashes, here are a few things to love about CPG right now...

/ February 7, 2018

7 Retail Trends That Will Dominate 2018

All of this year’s top trends focus on making retail strategies more customer-centric, including knowing customers more intimately and elevating the speed and quality of service...

/ January 30, 2018

2017 Retail Trends Roundup

As predicted, 2017 retail trends reflect the quality, care, and fun of artisan and culinary products, small is big, and retailtainment.

/ January 9, 2018

Retail Gets Phygital: Part 2

To stay relevant, modern, and customer-centric, more brick-and-mortar retailers – and even suppliers – are increasing their investments in digital engagement, including e-commerce and social media.

/ January 2, 2018

Retail Gets Phygital: Part 1

Amid today’s relentless retail disruption, savvy retailers are investing in delivering a superior customer experience across all channels.

/ December 14, 2017

Hemp-Based Wellness Goes Mainstream

Want to know why hemp CBD has earned strong sales growth in the natural health and wellness sector? These five big reasons explain it...

/ November 27, 2017

Gen X(tra Special)

While Millennials may have coined the term “influencer” Gen Xers are the ones who first embodied it...

/ November 15, 2017

Infographic: Supply Chain Reinvention – 2007 vs. 2017

Comparing the supply chain of a decade ago to the supply chain of today, we see that retailers and suppliers now use multiple approaches to gain agility, efficiency and a competitive edge by serving shoppers better.

/ November 7, 2017

Whole Foods Market’s Commitment to Local Event: 4 Key Takeaways

On October 19th, executive leadership from Whole Foods Market, tenured suppliers, and industry leaders provided updates regarding the transition to a category management model and discussed the future of the retailer’s local programs.

/ October 30, 2017