Former Target exec and Forbes contributor, Chris Walton, argues that dismissing Amazon Go and scan-and-go technology in favor of incrementalism could be a dangerous trap.
Fisher-Price should be applauded for its approach in relaunching the Rescues Heroes brand, for the effort speaks to how CPGs should think about brand strategy within the modern age, writes contributor Chris Walton.
Kroger’s recent digital shelving tests with Microsoft should be applauded for potentially solving one of the biggest issues in retail right now — online and in-store price alignment.
What has traditionally been a formidable business model – the warehouse club — may soon have a new challenger that could disrupt its business in a big way, writes contributor Chris Walton.
NRF’s Big Show gave further indication that 2019 will be a watershed year in retail, writes contributor Chris Walton.
Innovating new ideas and then molting them into existing store bases over time may be the only answer for what continues to plague legacy retail.
Departments stores are psychologically disadvantaged across five key dimensions, with no hope of survival, writes contributor Chris Walton.
Store of the Future initiatives have an important place in retail, writes contributor Chris Walton, but how they should fit into a company’s broader strategic efforts is often misunderstood.
Facebook’s recent trust issues are easily overcome with a few swift steps, writes contributor Chris Walton.
Five powerful trends will shape the future of retail in 2019, writes contributor Chris Walton.
Amazon has no right to win the airport convenience store game. But will Southwest, Delta, United and others have the guts to do anything about it?
The Mall of America continues to surprise and delights and stay in front on the experimentation curve with Ellie — the Shopping Hologram Concierge.
2018 was one of the best retail years on record, so it is only fitting to celebrate the highs and lows from the past year.
2019 will be a watershed year in retail, writes contributor Christopher Walton, and the industry should revel in (and be prepared for) the change that is coming. Source: 10 Candid … Continue Reading 10 Candid Retail Predictions For 2019 | Forbes
In a prolific year of innovation for Walmart, its latest Toy Lab initiative could be the single best experiment Walmart has embarked upon this year.