Business

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Beauty

The Problem With Marketing Cannabis Beauty

clock April 19, 2019Allison Collins

Eye

Terror Jr. Emerges to Tell the Truth

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Consumer Behavior

According to a TrendSource report, over 60 percent of consumers see cannabis legalization as a "non-issue."

Business Features

Beyond the Short Term, Cannabis Industry Is Poised for Mainstream Success

Researchers at TrendSource see the industry expanding beyond the current market distribution model.

clock April 18, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Business Features

Gen Z Crave a World Without Borders, Boundaries and Binaries

Irregular Labs’ latest report explores the concept of “fluidity” and how Generation Z views everyday living.

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Business Features

Think Tank: The Legacy Brand’s Guide to Retail Survival

Corey Pierson, cofounder and ceo of Custora, offers tactics for competing against the emergence of direct-to-consumer brands.

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Retail

Klarna Sees Payments as Evolving From Function to Engagement

Klarna’s Hannah Bravo says customers chose brands based on payment options.

clock April 11, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz

"Personalized localization" is a focus for many category managers.

Technology

How to Localize Assortments With Data-Driven Insights

A new study from JDA validates the modern shopper’s need for highly personalized product assortments with lifestyle and location in mind.

clock April 9, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

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Retail

Secret’s Out: Vintage Shows Go Mainstream — Especially This Weekend

A Current Affair, Manhattan Vintage Show and others have operated for decades. Now they capture the zeitgeist that is secondhand.

clock April 5, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

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Business Features

As Men’s Market Swells, Customer-centric Merchandising Can Drive Sales

Jim Shea, chief commercial officer at First Insight Inc., said “voice of the customer” technology can give brands and retailers a competitive edge.

clock April 5, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Business Features

Think Tank: As Men’s Wear Skyrockets, Retailers Need to Reconsider Strategy

Maya Mikhailov sees customer engagement as key, but it must be meaningful.

clock April 4, 2019Maya Mikhailov

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Marketing and Promotion

Just for Kicks or Brand Statement?

Internet-bred San Francisco-based retailer, Dolls Kill, proves its bling boot tour is more than a product, it’s a brand statement to connect with fans.

clock April 1, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

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Business Features

Meet the Modern-day ‘Ragmen’ Tackling Fashion’s Waste Problem

Helpsy is the first for-profit B-Corp.-certified company in the used clothing industry and largest clothing collector in the Northeast U.S.

clock March 28, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

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Marketing and Promotion

Coupons Still Matter, Even in a Digital World

To activate consumers, marketers should continue to take coupons into their strategy consideration, according to new report.

clock March 27, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

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Retail

Fashion Industry Event to Unpack What It Takes to Win at Retail

WWD’s Retail 2030 forum will focus on the new store experience.

clock March 22, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Fashion Scoops

What Is ‘Modest Fashion’ and Why Is It Spreading?

Edited said in its report that the trend is growing in the U.K. as well.

clock March 21, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Retail

Retailers React to Consumer Demands for Localized Product, Greater Convenience

Analysts at Telsey Advisory Group see retail real estate also evolving.

clock March 19, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Business Features

Guess What Shoppers Buy When Drunk

The third annual report from personal finance site, Finder.com, included online and in-store purchases.

clock March 18, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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