Retailing Post-Coronavirus: What the New Retail Can and Should Look Like
The rate of retail change has gone from a jog to a sprint, forcing retailers to adjust operations on the fly to continue to meet consumer demand despite unprecedented disruption. While agile retailers were able to enjoy a first-mover advantage, fast followers are hot on their heels reinventing their enterprises to compete in the “New Normal.”
But what does this retail future state look like? And how can retailers best invest to ensure they are among the winners once the health crisis is safely in the rearview?
To uncover what retail can and should look like in the short and long term RIS hosted a fireside chat with a leading expert on the in-store experience to discuss the current state of the store, where it is headed, and how to be prepare for this new reality.
Joining RIS editor-in-chief Tim Denman was Zebra Analytics general manager and vice president Guy Yehiav. The two discussed how retailers can equip themselves to win now and into the future, as well as the strategic approaches leading sellers have deployed to stay a step ahead of the competition. Read on for a quick recap and the full video of the discussion.