Today’s Top Talk covers Hal Lawton’s resignation from Macy’s, Vinted raising $141M in funds, and Rent the Runway’s partnership with Marriott Hotels.
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Chris Walton and Vibhu Norby go one-on-one in discussing the future of retail.
Macy’s CEO Jeff Gennette’s Recent Strategies Are As Outdated As Department Stores Themselves | Forbes
A comprehensive review of Macy’s CEO Jeff Gennette’s stated strategies for the past two years shows that they do not have a hope and a prayer of solving what plagues Macy’s.
Chris Walton sits down one-on-one with b8ta CEO Vibhu Norby to discuss the history and business model of b8ta, “Retail-as-a-Service” theory and practice, and his company’s new partnership involving Toys R Us.
The conversation is frank, spirited, and left the Omni Talk team with even more unanswered questions about the long-term value of what we have seen so far from b8ta’s first footnotes on the chart of retail history.