What Does Experiential Retail Even Mean These Days?

For some it’s sprinkles, others meditation pods. What really matters is localization, service and shareability, store design experts say.   These days in brick-and-mortar retail circles, i...

All the World’s a Stage – Or Is It?

Imagine owning Carnegie Hall and not ensuring that each performance was so special and so distinctive it would be considered ovation-worthy by your audience. Now imagine owning iconic retail stages a...

Study: 73% Of Consumers Want Self-Service Technology

About 73% of 526 shoppers surveyed by IoT and mobile device management firm SOTI said they prefer retail self-service technologies.   That shoppers may be starting to prefer self-service retail ...

10 Retail Trends to Watch in 2019

From store concept advancements to an e-commerce reckoning, the Retail Dive team takes on predictions for the year ahead.   It was the best of retail times, it was the worst of retail times. Bet...

Amazon Opens First Small-Format Go Store

Amazon has opened another Go store in Seattle that is much smaller — only about 450 square feet — than its previous cashierless convenience stores, according to a Reuters report. The newest Amazon Go...