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Macy’s Backstage opens 45 shop-in-shops, Signifyd raises $205M, Chick-fil-A delivery robots, Cleveron delivery robots
Today’s Top Talk covers MAcy’s Backstage opening more shop-in-shops, Signifyd raising $205M, Chick-fil-A delivery robots, and Cleveron semi-autonomous delivery robots.
Walmart moves more associates to FT, Grab to go public, Taco Bell’s digital-only store, Stitch Fix founder steps down
Today’s Top Talk covers Walmart moving more associates to full-time positions, Grab going public, Taco Bell’s first digital-only store in NYC, and Stitch Fix’s founder stepping down as chief executive.
Amazon’s newest private label food brand, Grove Collaborative x Target, Domino’s x Nuro, Frank and Oak runs stores via iPhone apps
Today’s Top Talk covers Amazon’s newest private label food brand, Grove Collaborative entering physical retail at Target, Domino’s working with Nuro to offer autonomous pizza delivery in Houston, and Frank and Oak to run stores via iPhone apps.
Nike’s refurbishment program, Honest Co going public, Levi’s focuses capital spending on digital, and Prime Day’s date changes again
Today’s Top Talk covers Nike’s new refurbishment program, Honest Co filing for IPO, Levi’s focus of capital spending on digital, and Prime Day’s date changing again.
Amazon surpasses 10% of digital ad share, Foxtrot expands, Starbuck’s reusable rental cup service, Amazon transforms 25+ malls into DC’s
Today’s Top Talk covers Amazon surpassing 10% of digital ad market shares, Foxtrot expanding in the DC area, Starbuck’s testing out a reusable cup rental service, and Amazon converting 25+ malls into distribution centers.
Softbank takes 40% stake in AutoStore, Harry’s raises $155M, TD Garden fitted with Amazon’s ‘Just Walk Out’ tech, Podium launches POS product for local businesses
Today’s Top Talk covers Softbank taking a 40% stake in Norway’s AutoStore, Harry’s raising $155M, TD Garden getting fitted with Amazon’s ‘Just Walk Out’ tech, and Podium launching hardware point of sale product for local businesses.
Amazon outlets, Nordstrom expands market strategy, what’s next for dying malls, Crazy Cazboy’s unique standpoint
Today’s Top Talk covers Amazon exploring outlets, Nordstrom expanding its market strategy, malls are considering rezoning for other uses, and Crazy Cazboy’s spin on closeout retailing.
Saladworks expands ghost kitchen concept, Albertsons x Google, AutoStore builds microfulfilment testing facility, old golf courses turned into retail warehouses
Today’s Top Talk covers Saladworks expanding its ghost kitchen concept, Albertsons partnering with Google, AutoStore testing out a microfulfilment facility, and old golf courses and office buildings turning into retail warehouses.
GameStop hires Amazon exec as CGO, BB&BY hires former Wayfair & Walmart execs, Paypal launches crypto checkout, online marketplaces move against seller transparency
Today’s Top Talk covers Gamestop poaching an Amazon exec, BB&BY poaching Walmart and Wayfair execs, Paypal launching crypto checkout services, and online marketplaces moving against seller transparency.
Retailers/landlords clash over what constitutes a sale, Nike drops DSW, UO, Macy’s, Tinder allows gifting of Lyft rides to dates, Ralph Lauren zero wastewater dyeing system
Today’s Top Talk covers retailers and landlords clashing over what constitutes a sale, Nike dropping DSW, UO, and Macy’s, Tinder and Lyft’s new partnership, and Ralph Lauren’s zero wastewater cotton dyeing system.
Fast food orders via text, Amazon’s high tech grocery coming to NYC, Dollar General to build its own fleet, Instagram for kids
Today’s Top Talk covers KFC/Taco Bell/Pizza Hut taking orders via text, Amazon’s high-tech grocery coming to NYC, Dollar Geenral building its own fleet, and Instagram for kids on the way.
Amazon Music’s merch push, Gamestop Q4 misses, 7-Eleven’s ‘evolution’ store drive-up, Ted Baker joins Clubhouse as first fashion brand
Today’s Top Talk covers Amazon’s push into music merch, Gamestop’s Q4 missing and shares falling, 7-Eleven’s newest store featuring a drive-up restaurant, and Ted Baker being the first fashion brand to create a club on Clubhouse.
Albertson’s testing MFC tech, GoPuff valued at $8.9B, Afterpay Day includes physical retail, Krispy Kreme incentivizes vaccine
Today’s Top Talk covers Albertson’s testing more MFC tech, GoPuff’s $8.9B valuation, Afterpay bringing physical retail into the mix for its shopping sale event, and Krispy Kreme offering incentives to get vaccinated.
NFL signs Thursday Night TV deal w/Amazon, Dollar General x Popshelf expansion, Fabletics store expansions, Doordash takes on Walmart drivers’ gripes
Today’s Top Talk covers NFL signing a TV deal with Amazon for Thursday night rights, Dollar General ramps up Popshelf expansion, Fabletics pursues store expansions, and DoorDash takes on Walmart drivers’ gripes.