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Converting clicks to bricks: Five new retail growth strategies

retailers concerning clicks to bricks
E-commerce Loyalty Retail
The impact of digital on bricks and mortar retail is developing fast with some occasional surprising twists and turns. While e-commerce only makes up 11% of total US ...
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Macy’s same-day delivery is a new reality for retailers

Macy's department store
E-commerce Retail
Macy’s announcement of a new, free, same-day delivery program for hundreds of thousands of products, creates a whole new US retail reality. As if retailers didn’t have enough ...
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May 31 Global payments news roundup

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Here’s your global payments news roundup for this week. National Retail Federation predicts $16 billion in spending on Father’s Day gifts. 67% of consumers will shop at a ...
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Father’s Day spending will reach record $16 billion

US Father's Day
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The National Retail Federation (NRF) estimates Father’s Day gift spending in the US should reach a record $16 billion this year. That falls short of the $25 billion ...
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Mobile coupons build loyal customers

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If you thought coupons were going the way of pay phones and fax machines, new research from BRP Consulting’s report The Mobilization of Retail may get you to ...
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May 17 Global payments news roundup

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While the tariffs tiff continues, we’ve got other global payments news to keep you ahead of the curve. We start with a business and payments industry look at ...
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Could Trump-China tariffs take down payments industry profits?

US tariffs on China
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Now that US tariff increases of 25% or more on $300 billion of Chinese products are looming large, what’s the impact on consumers and is there potential for ...
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Chatbots R Us in the retail future

AI in retail
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Artificial intelligence (AI), including chatbots, is definitely on the horizon for retail in the future, according to a new Juniper Research report. The company predicts the global number ...
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Wayfair’s 2019 Way Day led the way to record sales

2019 Way Day even bigger
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Amazon competitors have found imitation of Amazon’s annual July Prime Day sales event to be their own summer sales success stories. Business Insider looked at several companies including ...
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April 5 Global payments news roundup

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Today’s global payments news roundup is fast and furious. We take a look at whether smaller footprint stores will save Sears, given the challenge of profitability. By next ...
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