Categories Reimagined: Discover NEW!

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Click the link and launch a free tour of how a Retail Safari® can satisfy your shopper’s quest for finding something new in a retail store. In this free innovation tour: The physical store is the discovery zone where most shoppers go to find something new, stock-up on groceries or find an item they need right ... Read more

Don’t Whisper! Shout Your Values

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Half of shoppers are committed to their values, especially Millennials, who are driving this change and expect brands to deliver on sustainability. Retailers and brands need to help shoppers find their values in the store and online. In this Retail Safari®, we help you get started with: Inspiration from retailers and brands who are "shouting" ... Read more

Women’s Health: How Innovators are Helping Women Take Control

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Women’s health has expanded its reach for conditions and easy access, propelled by internet-driven conversations, digital solutions, and DTC brands willing to showcase formerly taboo topics. In this Retail Safari®, we reveal: Innovators helping women take control of their health with easy access and less stress Convenient tools like virtual check-ups, support groups, and affordable ... Read more

How to Attract Shoppers During a “Permanent” Price Correction

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91% of shoppers say that rising prices are not transient inflation, but they expect that prices on groceries will stay at 2023 levels (or go higher)[1]. In this Retail Safari®, we identify: 16 examples of retailers, brands, and digital platforms helping shoppers live within their stretch budget Examples in food and beverage (plus some in ... Read more

Smart Space: Next-Gen Department Stores & Brand Pop-Up Shops

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As retailers and brands downsize and use their space more creatively, what categories, themes, and experiences are making the cut? In this Retail Safari®, we identify the key themes that brands and retailers are using to make these hard decisions. Each is creating emotional platforms that respond to what shoppers want: fast shopping mixed with ... Read more

The Store of the Future: A Community Hub

Kids Foot Locker and Adidas present the Store of the Future: a Community Hub where shoppers socialize, experience a brand, and shop together. In a digital world, shoppers are looking for a human store and a happy shopping experience. Kids Foot Locker’s House of Play in Dallas, Texas and Adidas’ flagship in Berlin, Germany validate ... Read more

CAMP: The Future of Brick Stores … Happiness

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CAMP is a next-generation toy store founded in 2018 by Ben Kaufman, the former Chief Marketing Officer of digital media company, Buzzfeed. Following its first location in the Flatiron district of Manhattan, CAMP has expanded to eight more stores across New York, Boston, Dallas, Los Angeles, South Norwalk, CT, and Paramus, NJ. Each CAMP location ... Read more

Livestream Retail: The Future Of

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The launch of Alibaba’s Taobao Live in 2016 marked the beginning of a new era of shopping in China – livestream (live commerce) shopping. Taobao Live’s seamless and convenient shoppable technology, and the influence of Chinese powerhouses skilled in selling products, has helped make live commerce a success in China. In the US, retailers across ... Read more

Retailers Can Learn from Restaurants

Table for 1, please. Restaurants have lessons for retail. Shopping isn’t the only thing shoppers have missed. It feels good to dine out again, even if the tables are in the middle of the street.  Retailers can learn a thing -- or 5 -- from restaurants and how they are engaging with customers during this ... Read more

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