Fast Five: Amazon to bring Yuppie Nirvana to Chicago and San Francisco

Fast Five: Amazon to bring Yuppie Nirvana to Chicago and San Francisco

The industry headlines from this week did not mess around. While the week started slowly, it sure as hell finished
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Matthew Shay, President and CEO of NRF, Needs a Wake-Up Call – The Robin Report

Matthew Shay, President and CEO of NRF, Needs a Wake-Up Call – The Robin Report

The Robin Report just published my article on Matthew Shay and his leadership as President and CEO of NRF. You
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Fast Five: Macy’s pens the next chapter in its Story

Fast Five: Macy’s pens the next chapter in its Story

This week’s headlines almost wrote themselves. We saw big moves all around, especially from Macy’s, Walmart, and Amazon. Hell, for
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Retail’s Q4 Sales Results – The Robin Report

Retail’s Q4 Sales Results – The Robin Report

Thanks to the Robin Report for again picking up my piece this week on retail performance from the past quarter.
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The good, the bad and the ugly of NRF’s Big Show 2018 | Retail Dive

The good, the bad and the ugly of NRF’s Big Show 2018 | Retail Dive

Wow, what a week for Omni Talk (subscribe here) — first, the Robin Report and now Retail Dive just picked
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The store of the future won’t be Amazon

The store of the future won’t be Amazon

It will be the love child of one hell of a party — i.e. a mash up of disruptive technologies
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My first time. . . at a boutique hotel. . . and what it means to retail.

My first time. . . at a boutique hotel. . . and what it means to retail.

Omni Talk (subscribe here) welcomes omnichannel expert and guest blogger Anne Mezzenga as she humorously asks and answers what retail can
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Starbucks Order-Pick Up is the Future (Video Post)

Starbucks Order-Pick Up is the Future (Video Post)

Starbucks order-pickup provides a window into the future of retail. If you haven’t tried it, you can watch the video
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Starbucks is Amazon’s Store of the Future (1-Minute Video Post)

Starbucks is Amazon’s Store of the Future (1-Minute Video Post)

Be afraid — soon your local Starbucks, the items on your coffee table, and even the shoes on your feet
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