During this dark time of a worldwide pandemic, unprecedented unemployment, civil rights protests, and an upcoming presidential election, it may feel like humans opened up Pandora’s Box. Pandora, of the famous Greek myth, opened a box that released sickness, death, and other evils onto Earth. Pandora also released hope into the world. Her curiosity in...CONTINUE READING
Most people are creatures of habit. Store owners frequently state “We do not want to change anything; we just want to increase our bottom line.” when meeting with a business consultant. This refusal by some retailers can be a huge stumbling block and impede your store’s success. With the explosion of online retailers and same...CONTINUE READING
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Is your brick-and-mortar business ready to become a Next-Generation store?
Oracle NetSuite 's new white paper might be of interest to many of our readers.
While it’s clear the retail industry is going through a transformational period and current events have affected in-person shopping, people still crave that in-shop retail experience. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, in a $5 trillion economy, eCommerce sales only make up some 8% of that annual revenue. Still, there is no denying that digital commerce is disrupting retailing and retailers must develop strategies to help them innovate and stay competitive in today’s marketplace.