Today’s Top Talk covers Facebook’s new payment platform that aims to link Instagram, Messenger, and Whatsapp together, and Nike cutting ties with Amazon.
Today’s Top Talk covers Macy’s new experiential store concept with Kellogg’s and Amazon’s investment in a $40 million robotics innovation hub.
Today’s Top Talk covers J.C. Penny’s new store format in Hurst, TX, b8ta’s $50 million in Series C equity funding, and a report explaining the fate of department stores.
Today’s Top Talk covers the highlights of Nordstrom’s NYC flagship store, Kroger’s new package pickup program, and the $1 billion valuation of Faire.
Today’s Top Talk covers Sam’s Club’s new retail test space, LVMH bidding on Tiffany & Co., and Giant Food Stores’ new Heirloom Market store.
Today’s Top Talk touches on Walmart making moves into holiday season early, Hy-Vee’s new store formats, and Amazon’s Q3 profit falls and misses.
Today’s Top Talk covers the expansion of Amazon package pickup locations, the passing of Apple Pay over Starbucks as the most popular payment app in the US, and Amazon’s predicted expenses to prevent the sale of counterfeit goods on its site.
Today’s Top Talk covers Destination Maternity filing for bankruptcy, Best Buy offering up next day shipping with no minimum order, and drone testing for the delivery of prescription drugs by Walgreens.
Today’s Top Talk touches on a new toy lab and interactive video platform from Mattel and Walmart, and the fall in retail sales for the first time in 7 months.
Today’s Top Talk covers the potential purchase of FreshDirect from either Amazon or Walmart, and introduces Walmart’s new in home grocery delivery service.
Today’s Top Talk covers the convergence of esports and Five Below where executives hope to serve a growing community of gamers by building facilities below select Five Below stores, as well as Uber’s acquiring of Cornershop, an online grocery delivery start-up that primarily serves Latin America.
Today’s Top Talk covers the former Sam’s Club CEO, John Furner, taking over as the new president and CEO of Walmart and the planned opening of over 100 new Levi’s stores amidst a decline in wholesale global sales.
Today’s Top Talk covers a former Target exec being named the new Bed Bath & Beyond president, Dollar General working on a “click + collect” digital strategy to attract a younger demographic, and a summary of Amazon’s AdCon 2019 that took place in Seattle last week.
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