Great article in Vox today from Hilary George-Parkin on Wish and how it is now the third e-commerce site in the U.S. that is now valued at $9 billion.
The gang discusses in-home grocery delivery, curious Jetblack statistics, Wayfair, Barnes & Noble, and the latest Amazon Go Update.
Marc Lore’s Latest Grocery Delivery PR Stunt Arrives As An Edsel Disguised As Sam Walton’s 1979 Pickup Truck | Forbes
Despite Walmart’s recent success, Marc Lore’s innovation trail at Walmart leaves much to be desired, and his recent PR stunt to launch grocery delivery into customers’ homes may be the sell job on which history looks back and laughs the most.
Walmart CEO Doug McMillon is doing a masterful job of managing innovation across a wide asset base, and Walmart’s latest experiment in Canada is further proof.
The eGrocery Revolution: Examining the Economic And Psychological Implications of Hyperlocal Microfulfillment | Takeoff Technologies
The direct-to-consumer grocery revolution is coming, so in this white paper with Takeoff Technologies, I take a look at the economic and psychological implications of hyperlocal microfulfilment, and how past retail trends can help us unlock the future of eGroceries.
The gang discusses why Walmart may be about to crush it, Klarna’s new disruptive payment tech, Wegmans, CVS’s new heath hubs, and one of the scariest retail stories of all time.
Planet 13, the world’s largest cannabis entertainment concept in Las Vegas, is off to a rocking start and it’s only going to get better from here.
Read the tea leaves carefully because Sam’s Club may be on the brink of retail innovation greatness.
The Omni Talk gang talks Amazon’s emotion reading devices, Bonobos, SI, Bed Bath, Tmall and introduces a new segment, “Rank the Unicorn.”
In an interview with Adam Blair for Retail TouchPoints, Chris Walton shares the insights he’s gleaned as CEO of the Third Haus retail tech lab and the Omni Talk blog, and in advance of his presentation for Retail TouchPoints Live! @RetailX in Chicago, June 25-26.
This week Carter asks Chris what it was like to grow up in the 60’s, and the gang talks Nordstrom, packaging reuse, and everyone’s favorite word “provenance.”
Analyst expectations surrounding Kohl’s have yo-yoed significantly recently, when, in reality, Kohl’s has done little to improve its overall long-term positioning.
As part of Yantriks’ new series “5 Questions with a Retail Expert” Chris had the chance to sit down with Sean Wilcox and to share his background and thoughts on the industry.
The latest news from Rihanna and Kylie Jenner portends a new retail world that will soon send shock waves through the industry.
To commemorate its 100th podcast episode, Omni Talk announces its newest venture and hits the top headlines, like Whole Foods’ newest concept, Rihanna, Petco, and more!