In recent years Amazon has been the frontrunner is retail sales in the US and arguably around the world. The effects that Amazon is having can be felt on a global scale. Recently, Amazon has surpassed Walmart, the second largest retail store, in their value and continues to grow at an alarming rate.
Robots and artificial intelligence has been starting to trickle into retail stores across the US. Grocery stores in particular are taking advantage of these new technologies and they may be in a store near you! This article will talk about two different robots that are being implemented in grocery stores and warehouses and what this means for their human counterparts.
Having brand ambassadors can be an extremely useful tool to get your business out there. Done correctly, brand ambassadors can be influential within many areas of your company. There are many ways brand ambassadors can play a role to promote your product and business overall.
The battle between brick and mortar stores versus online stores has been waging for years now. Ecommerce giants liker Amazon has changed the face of shopping online and equally affected the experience and expectations of physical stores for customers.
Technology is continually changing the way we interact with businesses in store and online. The retail sector has seen significant changes with new technology trends. Customers are reacting to these emerging technologies and retailers need to keep up in order to retain customers and continue to create a welcoming experience.
Congratulations on launching your new site! Now, all you need to do is get people to visit the site and interact with the content on it. This is easier said than done. Gaining traction to your new website can be difficult and time-consuming if you have never done it before.
There are many things that go into being a good retail manager. You constantly have to be on your toes and looking out for your employees. Follow these steps to help you become a better retail manager.
2018 has brought its own struggles to the retail industry. Businesses are having to reevaluate their strategies going forward and consider alternatives to their traditonal way of operations.
Retail has had to change the way it does business within the last decade. The evolution of the internet paired with a different generation of consumers had forced businesses to reevaluate how they interact with customers. Social media has become a focal point in customer experience and business interactions.
Retail over the last year has changed drastically. Customers demand a new kind of company that offers them environmentally and socially conscious products. Keep yourself informed about the trends of 2017 and be aware of upcoming trends in the new year!