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Trends and Analysis

Chad Symens

POS Data: Retail’s Biggest, ‘Untapped’ Opportunity

Chad Symens, founder of Accelerated Analytics, discusses how POS data can be used to inform retail businesses.

Marketplaces replaced bartering, and have been remained essential unchanged in concept for hundreds of years.

Think Tank: How Retailers Cope as the Nature of Commerce Evolves

Sanjay Parthasarathy, founder and chief executive officer of Indix, shares his perspective on the evolution of commerce from bartering to the Internet of Things.

Tony King

Tony King: Forget ‘E-commerce,’ Just Call It ‘Commerce’

The e-commerce pioneer discusses digital commerce and the importance of narratives.

Ross Stores Posts Q1 Profit

Shoes and home did well in the quarter.

Dubai Mall

Luxury Retailing in the Gulf Faces a ‘New Norm’

In its white paper, the Chalhoub Group asserted that the market is in a mature growth phase.

Calls for Retail to Usher in New Way of Thinking Key Theme at Shoptalk

It was out with the old and in with the new way of thinking about retail and digital as one.

Shoptalk 2016: Brand Execs on Channel Management

Taking control of a brand in channels outside direct-to-consumer isn’t easy, especially when the resale world can feel like the Wild West and creating on-brand content is a never-ending task.

Westfield Century City

Shoptalk 2016: Westfield Aims for a ‘PropTech’ Transformation

Turning dirt is not so much the focus for the shopping center owner as much as the cloud, apps and big data are to win over the next generation of shoppers.

Ron Johnson

Ron Johnson on His Biggest Mistake, and Retail Now

The retail veteran talks his latest venture Enjoy, J.C. Penney, Nasty Gal and where retail’s going.