– Called Giant Food’s decision to implement receipt checks and to pull branded merchandise from its shelves a momentous moment in the history of retail.
– Enjoyed riffing on the seemingly best frenemies that Shopify and Amazon have become in light of their new Buy With Prime partnership.
– Hotly debated Under Armour’s hiring of John Varvatos as its new Chief Design Officer (Anne loved it; Chris did not).
– Both surprisingly supported JCP’s $1 billion turnaround plan.
– And closed with a salute and a watch out for Ulta over the recent tripling of its ship-from-store locations.
There’s all that, plus in-flight biohazards, sex ring code words, and whether Taylor Swift will gross a cool billion at the box office.
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Be careful out there,
– Chris, Anne, and the Omni Talk team
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