Ecommerce platforms have flourished massively over the past few years, making it easier for people to sell and shop virtually. Amidst the fierce competition in e-commerce markets, many brands use videos to spearhead their marketing strategy. A video is an all-in-one channel that can cover and pinpoint all the vital points of a brand or […]
On November 18th, RETHINK Retail hosted their November Small Groups Mixer, a monthly virtual event catered to all of 2022’s Top Retail Influencers (TRI). This month attendees discussed a range of topics including Immersive Commerce, Technology Innovation in Retail Leadership, Restaurant Transformation, and Automation, and Takeaways from Walmart and Target’s Q3 Earnings Report. Here, we’ll […]
One by one, the tech CEOs apologized. They had failed to anticipate people’s behavior would return to normal once Covid restrictions lifted. So their projections for growth — in streaming, ecommerce, and the like — were way off. With expenses mounting and growth stagnating, they’d need to cut costs dramatically. Mass layoffs were coming. “This did […]
At our TC Sessions: Crypto event last week in Miami, I sat down with Bitwise Asset Management General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer Katherine Dowling, Perkins Coie Partner Sarah Shtylman and Paradigm Policy Director Justin Slaughter to talk about the crypto regulation landscape, with a specific focus on the U.S. What we didn’t know heading […]
On Monday, Nike launched .SWOOSH, its new digital community and experience, the brand announced. The platform is a home for Nike virtual creations and uses blockchain-powered technology — or what many call “Web3” — to offer an inclusive, equitable place for athletes, creators, collectors and consumers to design and own the future of sport. Currently […]
Nike has beta launched .SWOOSH, a digital community and platform where athletes, creators, collectors and consumers can learn about and collect creations like virtual shoes and jerseys that can be worn in digital games and immersive experiences. Nike plans to use learnings and community feedback from the platform for its first digital collection, which will […]
This week on Prof G Markets, Scott shares his thoughts on how Sam Bankman-Fried’s crypto exchange FTX came crashing down like a house of cards. He then explains what Disney’s earnings reveal about a streaming market headed for consolidation, and why HBO makes for an appealing acquisition target. And in this week’s Unpack, we check […]
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Sustainable fashion brand Katla has partnered with Icelandic artist Hendrikka Waage to launch an NFT series called ‘Wonderful Beings’. The launch is comprised of 10,000 unique ‘Wonderful Beings’ – artwork… The post Katla unveils new NFT collection for ocean regeneration appeared first on Latest Retail Technology News From Across The Globe – Charged.
Cart.com, Serve Robotics, Spacee, and Flowcode are among the nominees in the Global Startup of the Year category at the 2022 RTIH Innovation Awards. This award will recognise the startup (based outside of the UK) with the most innovative technology offering and the company which is best placed to succeed in the long-term (management, funding, […]
The last few years have brought riotous growth for non-fungible tokens (NFTs). In 2021 the industry became public knowledge, with news stories breaking about this new form of wealth investors were scrambling to acquire. Prices rocketed, but the overwhelming hype had its drawbacks. The price of some sales was driven by speculation rather than actual […]
Santander is cracking down on customer cryptocurrency trading, setting limits on transactions in Bitcoin and Ethereum while warning of the risks involving in crypto assets. From November 15, Santander mobile… The post Santander cracks down on customer cryptocurrency trading appeared first on Latest Retail Technology News From Across The Globe – Charged.
ASICS has dipped its toes into Web3 waters with the launch of the ASICS x Solana UI Collection. Featuring custom made GT-2000 11 running shoes, customers will receive a loyalty ASICS Badge NFT with purchase, with a chance to receive an airdrop of a limited number of ASICS x STEPN GT-2000 NFTs. The shoes are exclusively […]
Prior to the pandemic, Starbucks’ founder, Howard Schultz, stated that the way forward for brands is making your branded space an “experiential destination.” At that time, Starbucks’ CEO, Kevin Johnson said, “To survive, merchants need to create unique and immersive in-store experiences.” Covid-19 changed things for Starbucks as the company post-pandemic focuses more on drive […]
A significant number of retailers have chosen to go online in recent years. This is likely due in part to the growing popularity of e-commerce and the fact that consumers are increasingly turning to the internet for their shopping needs. In this article, we will discuss why an online store is a great choice for […]
Get to know RETHINK Retail’s Top Retail Influencers through the “Meet the TRI” Q&A series! Dive in to learn about a member of the thought leader community and follow their work and insights across our content and their social channels. Hi, I’m ShiSh Shridhar, Global Retail Startups Lead at Microsoft Corp. Connect with me on […]
Coach has unveiled its first virtual shopping destination, with a focus on the holiday season. Inspired by a vintage Coach store, the immersive experience allows guests to move throughout themed rooms, shop the holiday collection and play a game with Rexy, the house’s mascot, to unlock special prizes. Additionally, visitors will have the opportunity to […]
NFT marketplace platform myNFT is launching a physical NFT vending machine in London, in a bid to make the digital assets more accessible for consumers. The concept, a first-of-its-kind in… The post Europe’s first NFT vending machine to launch in London appeared first on Latest Retail Technology News From Across The Globe – Charged.
Despite Meta’s recent stock slump, the metaverse itself is alive and thriving with virtual brand activity ramping up in anticipation of the holiday season. But the focus in these last few months of 2022 will go well beyond the holidays, because for the first time ever the FIFA World Cup is taking place in November […]
Hotspots brings you the Mintel Trends team’s top observations on product and service launches from around the world. From a wellness shot that promotes energy to a preschool constructed from recycled plastics, find out the most innovative global initiatives happening this month. NFT World Cup- Mexico Cryptocurrency platform Bitso and the Mexican Football Federation have […]