Infarm expands its ‘in-store farming’ to Paris

Infarm expands its ‘in-store farming’ to Paris thierry Thu 08/11/2018 – 12:03 Retail Innovations Infarm, the Berlin-based startup that has developed vertical farming tech for grocery stores, restaurants and local distribution centres to bring fresh and artisan produce much closer to the consumer, is expanding to Paris. (Author :  Once again, the company is partnering […]

Eataly’s opening a winter wonderland restaurant on its rooftop

Eataly’s opening a winter wonderland restaurant on its rooftop thierry Thu 08/11/2018 – 11:35 Shopper Experience Eataly Flatiron’s rooftop restaurant will be wintering in the Italian Alps this year. (Author : Will Gleason) Following up on this summer’s gorgeous Italian countryside-inspired space, Serra by Birreria, the market’s top floor will be trading verdant greenery for icy chic […]

7-Eleven is bringing cashier-less payments to its stores

7-Eleven is bringing cashier-less payments to its stores thierry Wed 07/11/2018 – 14:46 Shopper Experience Since Amazon opened its first cashier-less Amazon Go store in late 2016, other retailers have been forced to grapple with how they’ll compete with the convenience store of the future. (Author : Kate Clark) Amazon has since opened several additional Amazon Go […]

Glossier to transform NYC showroom into 1st flagship

Glossier to transform NYC showroom into 1st flagship thierry Wed 07/11/2018 – 12:24 Shopper Experience Startup beauty brand Glossier announced on Monday it will open a New York flagship at 123 Lafayette Street in SoHo on Thursday, according to several news reports. (Author : Cara Salpini) In a tweet Monday, the brand alluded to « [t]wo shoppable floors of […]

HTC Launches Flagship Vive Store In China

HTC Launches Flagship Vive Store In China thierry Tue 06/11/2018 – 17:44 Shopper Experience The Shenzhen location allows visitors the opportunity to experience VR and purchase the latest Vive products.   (Author : Kyle Melnick) It’s no secret that China loves VR. Whether it be the countries ambitious program to integrate VR education into all Chinese […]

JD and Toyota partner to expand auto services business

JD and Toyota partner to expand auto services business thierry Tue 06/11/2018 – 14:50 Sales activation FAW Toyota, a joint venture between Toyota Motor Company and First Automobile Works, has launched a flagship store on JD.com, China’s largest retailer, allowing customers in China to purchase and schedule maintenance services online and then bring their vehicles to FAW Toyota’s […]

GDR visits …Coal Drops Yard

GDR visits …Coal Drops Yard thierry Mon 05/11/2018 – 12:09 Shopper Experience On the opening day of London’s newest shopping destination, GDR’s Charlie Lloyd went along to experience the Heatherwick Studio-designed space, which houses a variety of brands and eateries in renovated Victorian industrial buildings. (Author : GRD) The redevelopment of London’s King’s Cross continues […]

Walmart’s test store for new technology, Sam’s Club Now, opens next week in Dallas

Walmart’s test store for new technology, Sam’s Club Now, opens next week in Dallas thierry Tue 30/10/2018 – 11:40 Retailer News Walmart’s warehouse club, Sam’s Club is preparing to open the doors at a new Dallas area store that will serve as a testbed for the latest in retail technology.  (Author : Sarah Perez) Specifically, the […]

Macy’s Partners With Marxent For One Of The Largest VR Rollouts In Retail History

Macy’s Partners With Marxent For One Of The Largest VR Rollouts In Retail History thierry Mon 29/10/2018 – 17:10 Retail Innovations The U.S. department store will begin installing VR stations in 90 stores to sell furniture to customers.  (Author : Bobby Carlton) When Macy’s first opened their doors to the public in 1858 on the corner of […]

Moncler brings House of Genius store to Tokyo

Moncler brings House of Genius store to Tokyo thierry Wed 24/10/2018 – 14:49 Sales activation Luxury down jacket maker Moncler opened its ‘House of Genius’ retail concept store in both Tokyo and New York on October 4. (Author : Retail in Asia) Located in Tokyo’s Minami Aoyama, the Japanese pop-up features the Italian brand’s House of Genius […]

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