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Millennials are loyal to brands that connect them to experiences.

Business Features

Think Tank: Retail With Purpose and the New Customer Loyalty Equation

Retailers must find their new purpose in the emerging integrated marketplace if they are to drive long-term customer loyalty.

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Beauty Features

Think Tank: Latest Beauty Tech Signals Industry Makeover

Benjamin Lord, global director at Kinetic-WPP, explains.

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Marketing and Promotion

Think Tank: Marketers to Take Advantage of Mobile Video Advertising in 2018

Anne Frisbie, senior vice president of global brand and programmatic at InMobi, explains.

clock January 12, 2018Anne Frisbie

Vic Bageria, chief executive offer and chief visionary officer at Xpandretail.


Think Tank: This Will Be Retail’s Breakthrough Year

Vic Bageria, chief executive officer and chief visionary officer of Xpandretail powered by Sávant Data System LLC, discusses.

clock January 11, 2018Vic Bageria

Matthew Shay

Business Features

Think Tank: Building a Bright Future for Retail

Matthew Shay, president and chief executive officer of the National Retail Federation, said the industry is poised for success.

clock January 10, 2018Matthew Shay


Marketing and Promotion

Think Tank: Packaging as Brand Ambassador

Ken Chrisman, president of the product care division at Sealed Air, explains how online shopper experiences are affected by packaging.

clock January 8, 2018Ken Chrisman

Digital devices will play an even bigger role in shopping experiences in 2026.


Think Tank: Why Retailers Should Avoid Ad Retargeting’s Black Box

Claude Denton, cofounder and chief technology of Nanigans, discusses.

clock December 22, 2017Claude Denton

A shopper rolls a full cart past a Santa figure with a countdown clock numbering the days until Christmas at a J.C. Penney store, in Seattle. Black Friday has morphed from a single day when people got up early to score doorbusters into a whole season of deals, so shoppers may feel less need to be outHoliday Shopping Black Friday, Seattle, USA - 24 Nov 2017

Business Features

Think Tank: Amid Holiday Rush, Retailers Need to Take Time to Study Trends

What the 2017 holiday shopping season can tell retailers about consumer preferences heading into 2018.

clock December 21, 2017Michele Dupré


Business Features

Think Tank: The New Beauty Consumer in the Antidemographic Age

MT Carney, founder and chief executive officer of Untitled Worldwide, explains.

clock December 19, 2017MT Carney

Holiday Shopping in Bentonville, Arkansas.


Think Tank: How to Ensure Store-Level Execution

Damian Cowell, director of product management at Inkling, explains.

clock December 18, 2017Damian Cowell

A street vendor hawks counterfeit branded items to tourists on the streets of Beijing.

Government and Trade

Think Tank: For Companies Fighting Knockoffs, the USITC Is a Holiday Gift

Aarti Shah, member of Mintz Levin law firm, discusses.

clock December 14, 2017Aarti Shah

Wal-Mart and Amazon are changing rapidly as they compete for retail dominance.

Business Features

Think Tank: What Retailers Can Learn From Wal-Mart and Amazon

Jordan Kretchmer, general manager of Adobe Livefyre and Adobe Social, discusses.

clock December 14, 2017Jordan Kretchmer

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Business Features

Think Tank: Why Curation Is the Death of Retail as We Know It

Erik Morton, senior vice president of strategic development at CommerceHub, sees product assortment and relevancy as key.

clock December 12, 2017Erik Morton

The Pantone Studio app.

Business Features

Think Tank: Color Captivates — But Can It Be Tamed?

Adrián Fernández, general manager at Pantone, explains how color can be tamed while also being responsive.

clock December 11, 2017Adrian Fernandez

Rana Plaza collapsed on April 24, 2013.

Business Features

Think Tank: Legal Considerations for Fashion Brands in a ‘Socially Conscious’ World

The authors discuss how human rights laws can impact fashion apparel businesses.

clock December 7, 2017Viren Mascarenhas and Kayla Winarsky Green

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