Happy Friday everyone! This week’s headlines were exceptionally strong. We saw important announcements from big players in both the retail and the tech industries, with Walmart and Macy’s, especially, continuing their … Continue Reading Fast Five: The race is on to one-up Amazon Go!
Many people like to claim on social media that Scott Galloway is wrong, but few people have the class and guts to say that he is two-thirds right. In Part … Continue Reading The New Mental Gymnastics of Mobile Retailing | uberall
Retail Dive just published Omni Talk’s take on IRCE in Chicago last week. Please click the source link below to read more. From classroom style lessons to the looming marketplace dominance, … Continue Reading The good, the bad and the ugly from IRCE 2018 | Retail Dive
In this week’s After the Five video, the Omni Talk crew discusses how Walmart’s Jetblack concept is the new red — i.e. accounting red. That plus Amazon’s Echo Look, the … Continue Reading Walmart’s Jetblack is the new red
Amazon this week released Echo Look, and it just may be the coolest thing to hit retail this year. This week Chris expounds upon its potential to make Cher’s closet from … Continue Reading Amazon’s Echo Look is just what Alicia Silverstone ordered
Our weekly quiz feature where Carter decides who is mentally younger — Chris or Anne? This week Carter pops the question about Uber pricing. Enjoy! Be careful out there, Chris P.S. … Continue Reading How Millennial are you — Uber pricing?
Like Maverick in Top Gun, we are back and going Mach 2 with our hair on fire. Anne and I just returned from a 48-hour sojourn from Minneapolis to Chicago … Continue Reading Amazon’s Echo Look may be the coolest thing I have ever seen (Fast Five)
Uberall, a leader in location marketing, recently asked me to write a piece about the value of location marketing in our ever-evolving retail world. I jumped at the opportunity because … Continue Reading The Curious Case of Location Marketing in a Mobile World | uberall
Hello everyone! Last week I wrote a quite personal and important piece for Retail Dive, entitled My favorite retail tech startup of 2018 is woman-led, and that part is important. In … Continue Reading Fast Five: Join the movement #FemaleFounders
As e-commerce players begin to think about going into stores for the first time, and as legacy players begin to think about how to create next generation retail experiences, merchandising … Continue Reading Omni Talk Spotlight Series: One Door Merchandising Cloud
Meal kits are silly. They are compromise solutions. You know what’s a meal kit already? An entire grocery store. There has to be a better way, and two single moms … Continue Reading My favorite retail tech startup of 2018 is woman-led, and that part is important
A Call to Action for All Retailers: A Fireside Chat with Chris Walton & Mariya Zorotovich at Microsoft
On May 10, Microsoft hosted the Retail Tomorrow Immersion Series at their Retail Experience Center in Redmond, Washington. As part of this series, I sat down with Microsoft’s Retail Industry … Continue Reading A Call to Action for All Retailers: A Fireside Chat with Chris Walton & Mariya Zorotovich at Microsoft
In this week’s After the Five video, Walmart’s recent decision on scan-and-go leaves us scratching our heads, Anne loves Kroger and Ocado, and Carter gets stumped by Cagney & Lacey, … Continue Reading After the Five Video — Walmart just set retail back 50 years
Our weekly quiz feature where Carter decides who is mentally younger — Chris or Anne? This week Carter pops the question about Home screen apps, and Chris cries uncle as … Continue Reading (Video) How Millennial are You? — Home screen apps
Do you like movies with gladiators in them? This week Chris references Joaquin Phoenix in Gladiator as he discusses Amazon Go expanding to more cities, Walmart’s horrible decision on scan-and-go and how … Continue Reading (Video) Amazon Go expands and Chicago shouts “Da Bezos”