7-Eleven is testing mobile ordering, chatbots, digital rewards, Amazon lockers, and more, as it undergoes its digital transformation. Learn more about its latest pilot, on-demand ordering for delivery or pick-up.
Target has made an aggressive move to boost its same-day delivery capability by acquiring delivery platform Shipt Inc. for $550 million. Learn the details and hear from experts on the retailer's latest move to compete with Amazon and Walmart.
Dollar General is set to execute 2,000 physical store projects in 2018 and up its digital game with the hiring of a new leader for its customer engagement strategy. Learn the details of this massive investment strategy.
Despite the fact that automation is supposed to make shopping easier, there are some things machines just can’t do as well as humans. Uncover how the ways the typical role of the retail associate is shifting.
Wondering how beauty retailer Ulta prompted so many customers to shop online? Uncover what investments and changes it made to see Ulta.com sales up 62.9% and mobile traffic spike 92% in its third quarter.
As speculation grows that Amazon may enter the drug market, CVS Health announced it is buying health insurance company Aetna in a $69 billion deal that marks the first time a retailer has merged with a healthcare company.
While 2017 trends will continue into the new year, many new challenges are predicted to arise. To stay competitive, it is important for grocery retailers to adapt to these five expected trends for 2018.
While Target saw decent third quarter results, the retailer issued an underwhelming forecast for its holiday quarter. However, it has made headway on speeding up fulfillment options and ship from store capabilities.
Allrecipes.com has partnered with AmazonFresh to enable consumers to have a recipe's ingredients delivered the same day. Learn how the two e-commerce companies are making shopping and cooking easier for home chefs.
Retailers are leveraging their brick-and-mortar stores as powerful weapons. The key is to utilize all channels — online and off — in harmony, and in a way that provides a compelling experience for consumers.
Nordstrom, Inc.'s net sales increased 2% percent to $3.54 billion in its third quarter of 2017, but same-store sales declined 0.9%. Lost sales from the recent hurricanes accounted for approximately $20 million.
Make no mistake- the average millennial is a savvy shopper. They look at trends and compare prices across channels before making their buying choice. A millennial will never spend more on a product they can buy for lesser elsewhere.
The promise of online shopping convenience continues to capture a growing number of all consumer groups. Retailers are struggling to attract shoppers to the store, where spend and duration outpace online visits.
Target reveals its four latest retail tech tools in stores. From a new workforce app to chatbots, find out how this top retailer is adding cutting edge tech to improve the physical store experience for shoppers.
How a customer perceives your brand’s physical presence affects overall brand experience, irrespective of channel. The concept of “brand uptime," for e-commerce, refers to anything affecting the website.