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Brick and mortar retailers will face increasing pressures around addressing long-term debt.
As we all know, retail as an industry is far from dead. In fact, we debunked this myth in one of our latest cover stories. The truth is, a lot of spending is still happening in-store, and many shoppers still prefer the in-store experience. Fundera shares information on who is shopping in-store and what they […]
Americans value the rich information available to them while shopping online but crave the immediacy and sensory elements of the brick-and-mortar shopping experience.
A small giftshop in Flatbush, Brooklyn, has unveiled a budget-friendly holiday window inspired by this year’s New York holiday window displays. The window at Brooklyn Artery in Ditmas Park was designed and created in one day and at a cost of just $347, with the help of marketing services provider, Vistaprint and a team of […]
With Black Friday just days away, thousands of retailers are preparing to offer countless deals and discounts on their products. Though some may believe shoppers prefer to buy online, research shows consumers spend six times more in-store than online. In fact, 40 percent of consumers make a purchase inside a physical store weekly compared to the […]
Amazon is huge. They did $107.1 billion in sales in 2015 and another $135.99 billion in 2016.
Ecommerce is growing at 10 times the rate of brick and mortar retail. Store closures dominated the headlines earlier this year: Macy’s®, J.C. Penney®, Payless®, and Toys “R” Us® to name a few.
Worries continue to exist about the future of brick-and-mortar stores thanks to the rise of online shopping.
To maximize brick and mortar sales, utilize curation to your benefit. As a small business you have the advantage over bigger stores for a more personal relationship with your customers.