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  1. Media & Marketing
Independent retailers with one location represent 95% of all retailing in the US; yet many don’t like to sell their own merchandise. If that’s you, unless you embrace selling, you’re going to be at the whim of customers who would just as soon order online or go to a big-box competitor. But it’s easy to […]
  1. Channel: Convenience
  There are times that old industry insiders pontificate on things that they just don’t understand.  This may not be the case this time for our own Grocerant Guru®, Steven Johnson, based in Tacoma, WA with Foodservice Solutions®.  Johnson stated, “consumers are attracted to restaurant brands for a plethora of reasons most are tired to […]
  1. Shopper & Customer
Your retail business goals are things you want to achieve when growing and establishing your business. Coming up with business goals is vital for all types of business regardless of its location or what you sell. As a business owner, every aspect of your business concerns you, and you need to set clear goals for […]
  1. Media & Marketing
Nick Costelloe Contributor Share on Twitter Nick writes actionable growth marketing insights as head of content at Demand Curve. More posts by this contributor Demand Curve: How to double conversions on your startup’s homepage Demand Curve: 10 lies you’ve been told about marketing When people are uncertain, they look to others for behavioral guidance. This […]
  1. Technology & Innovation
RTIH Editor, Scott Thompson, brings you his top ten ‘future of retail systems’ deployments from the past seven days, including autonomous shopping technology, Q-commerce offerings, QR codes, and virtual try on experiences. 1. Oh Polly Fashion brand Oh Polly has signed up to InPost’s QR code-based Instant Returns service. This was launched earlier in the […]
  1. Shopper & Customer
We’ve all heard the phrase ‘time is money’ but in the world we live in, it’s not time that converts to dollars, it’s attention. Consumers are overloaded with screens, content and information, making their attention a scarce commodity. How can brands get and hold their attention, particularly on mobile, with a mobile app experience that […]
  1. Media & Marketing
ONTARIO, Calif. – Cardenas Markets on Wednesday kicked off its Hispanic Heritage Month celebration, which will run through October 15. “As we celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, we celebrate the Hispanic culture, its traditions and our valued customers,” said Adam Salgado, Chief Marketing Officer for Cardenas Markets. “We wholeheartedly thank our loyal customers and communities where […]
  1. Stores & Formats
Sustainable footwear brand Allbirds has filed for an IPO to trade as $BIRD on the Nasdaq, joining a slew of other DTC brands going public. While Allbrands built its brand on direct e-commerce sales (almost 90% of Allbirds sales happen online), opening physical stores is increasingly important to the brand in attracting new customers, as […]
  1. Channel: Drug
CAMP HILL, Pa. — Rite Aid is partnering with CLEAR, the secure identity company, to offer customers the ability to access and share their proof of COVID-19 vaccination with CLEAR’s digital vaccine card and Health Pass. Customers vaccinated at any Rite Aid location can supplement their paper vaccination card with a verified digital version accessible on […]
  1. Stores & Formats
The Chinese retailer, Miniso Group, will open a flagship location in New York and increase its U.S. store count to 54 by the end of the year, up from 30 at the start of 2021. The low-price variety retailer is pursuing new locations aggressively to take advantage of low rents available due to the impact […]
  1. Corporate Purpose
  Grocerant niche Ready-2-Eat and Heat-N-Eat fresh food fast is driving customer adoption in all channels of retail foodservice today.  Frictionless shopping within the C-store sector both edifies relevance for Gen Z and Millennials it elevates the incremental food and beverage offerings a convenience store had to offer according to Steven Johnson, Grocerant Guru® at […]
  1. Channel: Ecommerce & Digital
Wasn’t Amazon.com (AMZN) supposed to be an online retailer? Because we distinctly recall hearing at some point that Amazon.com sold stuff online… and yet it’s what Amazon’s doing offline that earned it a re-recommendation from Bank of America analyst Justin Post. In a note reiterating his “buy” recommendation and $4,250 price target on Amazon, Post […]
  1. Partnerships & Alt Profit
CBX Software adds multiple retailers to their TradeBeyond product discovery and sourcing interface. TradeBeyond is the app designed to help retailers streamline private brand product discovery, sourcing, and collaboration together with their trusted suppliers by leveraging its centralized product development platform. TradeBeyond also enhances internal and external communications for suppliers and retailers, helping both parties […]
  1. Technology & Innovation
Many workforce management solutions in the contact center are outdated and urgently in need of an upgrade. Amid ongoing disruption, customer expectations have skyrocketed. To keep up, contact centers have had to make changes, including the technology used to manage their workforces. The latest State of Service report reveals that 78% of decision-makers have invested […]
  1. Data & Insights
Marketers are seeing their efforts in a new light as they keep pace with today’s digital-first, work-from-anywhere world. In Salesforce’s latest State of Marketing report, 77% of marketers reported feeling that their work provides greater value now than it did a year ago. But growing the skills to deliver that value is a work in […]
  1. Channel: Grocery
GRIMES, Iowa — A new Hy-Vee supermarket that opened here on Tuesday is billed as the “the company’s first entirely reimagined grocery store,” with expanded dining options, digital shelf tags and kiosks, and in-store specialty departments offering everything from shoes to fitness equipment. “The Grimes Hy-Vee is our most innovative store to-date with state-of-the-art technology […]
  1. Channel: Drug
PHILADELPHIA — Rite Aid has announced its corporate workplace of the future – a remote-first work approach for corporate associates, supported by a network of collaboration centers throughout the company’s geographic footprint. The reimagined workplace model focuses on flexibility for associates, while also creating an official headquarters space in Philadelphia designed specifically for in-person collaboration and […]
  1. Channel: Grocery
he future of food retailing is on display this Tuesday morning in the outskirts of Des Moines, Iowa, where Hy-Vee opened a long-awaited concept store in which the innovative grocer showcased numerous firsts.  The approximately 93,000-square-foot store, located at 351 N.E. Gateway Drive in Grimes, is the first location to offer a new dining experience for customers […]
  1. Media & Marketing
Now there’s an easier way to manage your digital signage content and simplify your workflow. Introducing Raydiant’s new Nested Playlists feature, which allows you to organize your playlists—mixing, matching, and scheduling them to suit your everyday needs. Whether you’re a restaurant with a digital menu board, a retailer with promotions that change regularly, or any […]
  1. Channel: Dollar/Value
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. — Dollar General Corp. reported higher-than-expected sales and earnings for the second quarter, and boosted its projections for the year despite an expected increase in transportation and distribution costs and uncertainty caused by the Delta variant. Net sales decreased 0.4% to $8.7 billion in the second quarter, but still beat analysts’ expectations. The […]
  1. Data & Insights
The great retail migration is coming. Customers are just as eager as retailers are to get back to shopping at brick-and-mortar stores. With 71% of shoppers already shopping in-store at least once a week, customers are starting to get their toes wet before fully diving into in-person shopping. This week we take a look at predictions […]
  1. Channel: Mass
Walmart, Senior Manager II, Merchandising Sourcing – Private Brands- Pets, Baby & Beauty Position Summary… What you’ll do… Senior Manager II, Merchandising Sourcing – Private Brands- Pets, Baby & Beauty At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make and drives […]
  1. Media & Marketing
The benefits of Google Shopping are compelling. Advertisers consistently experience strong revenue, traffic, and return on ad spend while often paying less per click than standard search campaigns. Still, the performance of Google Shopping ads, like all ads, could plateau. Thus continuous optimizations are key to sustaining results. The post 3 Optimizations for Google Shopping […]
  1. Corporate Finance
Casey’s General Stores reported first quarter sales and earnings that exceeded analysts’ predictions. It marked the third consecutive quarter that Casey’s beat earnings expectations. The convenience store chain has performed better than some others in the sector, even as commuter traffic has declined with the progression of the pandemic. “Casey’s whole model is around neighborhood […]
  1. Stores & Formats
Mash Direct, the vegetable accompaniments brand, has partnered with non-profit organisation Foundation Earth to launch a new line of ecological packaging designed to help shoppers make more sustainable choices. The packaging displays a traffic light system of how ecologically sustainable the product is and gives an overall grade to provide an at-a-glance score. Several companies, […]
  1. Trends & External Forces
ARLINGTON, Va. — The Biden administration’s announcement of vaccine mandates for businesses raises serious questions for retailers and supplier companies, two trade associations said on Friday. “The announcement yesterday by President Biden of an employer mandate on vaccinations and testing for employees, including fines and penalties for businesses that fail to comply, raises a tremendous […]

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  1. WitsNotes
Loyalty takes center-stage with WitsNotes Volume 3:  Title: The Tipping Point of Loyalty (2021) Author: Upside Topic(s): Loyalty, Retail Length: 66 pages RetailWit Summary: 2 pages The Summary: The value of a loyal customer has increased—for retailers, the top loyal customers are worth up to 27x of revenue versus your non-loyals. And, shoppers are less […]

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