First-ever littleBits store combines retailing with a laboratory, and experiments with open source creative collaboration in a retail space
Old Spike Roastery in London was founded to offer high-quality coffee while helping the local homeless with high-quality jobs
Technology has been a gift and a curse for retail stores. On the one hand, the Internet has given rise to online sales giants like Amazon and pushed formerly hot-selling items like CDs and DVDs into the digital realm. This has undoubtedly made life harder for retailers, which now must find new ways to attract […]
The other day I was talking with a manager about her store’s sales. She’s struggling to get her staff to execute at the level she wants and needs them to achieve. Part of what she needs to do is replace...
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Samsung Business for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Retailers know more than anyone that sitting down to get things “done” is a hard challenge to accomplish most days. After all, most merchants bank on their doors opening and closing throughout the day as they welcome customers […]
Helix Sleep makes mattresses to order for individuals and couples
A lot is being written about how to engage retail customers in stores. That’s bec ause there is a lot of interest in technology including apps, kiosks and digital media to get customers to do something. This post isn’t about that… This...Show More Summary
ASD Market Week, a part of Emerald Expositions, will welcome the Independent Retailer Conference presented by Lightspeed POS this upcoming August 2-5, 2015 in Las Vegas the Las Vegas Convention Center. Bringing together 40,000+ attendees...Show More Summary
The Chuck Taylor All Star II features a number of improvements, including a Lunarlon sockliner for more cushioning and support.
One Good Deed Today is a multi-function retail space that sees the good in wanting things
Generations ago, greeting a customer with a friendly “How are you?” was welcomed warmly and returned with genuine customer interest. Nowadays, however, this is not the case. Instead, customers in the 21st century want to be approached in a friendly way that expands beyond “helping” them. They want to feel comfortable, welcomed and able to […]
The new James Bond Trailer for the movie Spectre looks very promising.It continues where the last James Bond movie left off, showing us signs of where or who James Bond is. From the sexy girls showing up to some crazy action sequences, the new trailer is already sparking much interest. With a cast as impressive […]
For a small retail shop, it can be fairly easy to train employees because you see them every day. For a multi-store organization, that just isn’t going to happen. In-house solutions are time consuming to create and usually get so diluted...Show More Summary
Here's a post you might want to share with the staff. There are a lot of similarities between dating and delivering a memorable and effective customer experience. Here are few things that would make them both go well. 1. Make...
Jet.com is one site that should, concern many online giants including Amazon.com but nothing serious as of yet. It’s a up and coming Online store trying to compete with the monsters like Walmart, Amazon, and many others who have been in the online game for longer than anyone. Jet.com is trying to do something […]
Grow, produce, and drink Khai-Nam, all in a touch of a button, with Green Onyx
PSFK, in partnership with HP Matter, speaks to Wanelo Founder and CEO Deena Varshavskaya about building a company with a vision for the future
Potbox is a fancy marijuana subscription service that delivers ethically grown strains to your door
Text-based communication between retailer and customer includes branded emojis, user photos and multiple shades of pink
ASD Market Week has created an exciting new partnership with The Big Pitch TV. It’s an event that promises to change the stars for a handful of vendors in 2015. On Saturday, August 1st, Kevin Harrington and a panel of product development and marketing professionals will listen to a series of 5-minute pitches from ASD […]