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.
The Omni Talk gang discusses and shares their candid opinions about this year’s Retail Dive Award Winners.
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.
December 1, 2018 Wow! It is already December. It is just amazing how time flies. Thank you so much for coming along on this journey with us. This week’s Fast … Continue Reading Fast Five: Walmart Toy Lab Deserves A Close Look
There were clear winners on Black Friday 2018, and most importantly, progress did not come out on top. Source: The Clear Winners And Losers Of Black Friday 2018 | Forbes
November 23, 2018 This week we did a special Black Friday edition of the Fast Five Live at the Mall of America at 7 AM Friday morning. We had the whole crew – … Continue Reading Fast Five Podcast| Black Friday Edition — Live Coverage from the Mall of America
Today’s Guest Post on Voice Technology comes to us from Blue Label Labs.
With one simple chart and a few quick words, Forbes Contributor Chris Walton explains why Facebook is Amazon’s biggest threat. Source: Facebook Is Amazon’s Greatest Weakness | Forbes
November 20, 2018 As part of our ongoing Omni Talk Spotlight Series, this week Chris and Anne sit down with the co-founders of Jenzy, Carolyn Horner and Eve Ackerley to … Continue Reading Spotlight Series: Interview with Jenzy Co-Founders Carolyn Horner and Eve Ackerley
Forbes Contributor Chris Walton reveals his four-step plan to save Victoria’s Secret Source: Amid CEO Departure, The Secret To Save Victoria’s Secret Is Revealed | Forbes
Chris Walton dispels the myth that touching and feeling produce in store is an essential component of grocery shopping. Source: Needing To Touch And Feel Groceries Is Like Believing The … Continue Reading Needing To Touch And Feel Groceries Is Like Believing The Earth Is Flat | Forbes
This week’s Fast Five podcast is ready for your listening pleasure. Carter was again on hiatus this week, so Chris and Anne get their game on without him this week. In … Continue Reading Fast Five | The Secret that Could Save Victoria’s Secret
Ban the Booth Babes! The 2018 trade show circuit made great strides this year relative to years past. Once Shoptalk came onto the scene in 2016, the rest of the … Continue Reading Four Gender-Parity Wishes for the 2019 Trade Show Circuit | The Robin Report