What’s in Store for 2020: Retail and Point-of-Purchase Display Industry Trends

Point-of-Purchase Display Trends in 2020

2019 has been a wild ride for retail.  The year began following a rocky 2018 (so long, Toys “R” Us) and continued with sad news of store closings from recognized brands like Gap, Payless, Gymboree, and more.  But before you write it off as more proof of that played-out retail apocalypse argument, the year also […]

Solutions to Common Challenges When Planning a Visual Merchandising Campaign – Part 4

Planning a Visual Merchandising Campaign

Short Lead Times and Other Special Circumstances This is the fourth post in a four-post blog series in which we address common pain points clients face while planning a visual merchandising campaign as well as multiple solutions to address these challenges. Check out the other posts: Getting the Best Design Without Blowing the Budget Planning […]

Solutions to Common Challenges When Planning a Visual Merchandising Campaign – Part 2

Retail Merchandising

Planning the Ultimate Path-to-Purchase This is the second post in a four-post blog series in which we address common pain points clients face while planning a visual retail merchandising campaign as well as multiple solutions to address these challenges. Check out the other posts: Getting the Best Design Without Blowing the Budget Securing Buy-In from […]

Solutions to Common Challenges When Planning a Visual Merchandising Campaign – Part 1

Merchandising Campaign Challenges

Getting the Best Design Without Blowing the Budget This is the first post in a four-post blog series in which we address common pain points clients face while planning a visual merchandising campaign as well as multiple solutions to address these challenges. Check out the other posts: Planning the Ultimate Path to Purchase Securing Buy-In […]

How Interactive Kiosks Can Shape the Future of Grocery

Self-service grocery kiosks are an important investment that provide grocers with a competitive edge Much has been written recently about the mounting disruption grocers face as they compete with e-commerce options.  And while many factors will determine the success of supermarkets in the future grocery landscape, investing in customer service is an undeniable way to […]

Why Consumers Want the Activated Shopping Experience

Experiential Retail

Experiential retail. Ah, there it is.  The buzz phrase you’ve likely heard one million times over the last year. I know what you’re thinking.  What could possibly be said about experiential retail that hasn’t already been detailed? We’re all hip to Hudson Yards, sneaker enthusiasts are aware (and still impressed) with Nike’s House of Innovation […]

The Future of Self-Service Technology in the Auto Industry

Automotive Kiosks

I was maybe 15 or 16 when I went with my dad to buy the next family car. It was the late 90s, so the purchasing experience was done in that traditional way of which we’ve grown nostalgic. I remember a collection of thick, glossy pamphlets from each car brand accumulating on our kitchen table, […]