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The Hunger Games: Nike Edition

Posted on 31-Oct-2018 15:06:27

This week's post is written by Michael Dahanthe CEO of New Legacy - Sports Zone, a lifestyle athletic footwear and apparel chain in Maryland. He has been a retail executive in this industry for 18 years.

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Topics: customer experience, store operations, sports brands, visual merchandising, athletic footwear

How Not to Be a Mediocre Retailer: An Athletic Footwear Retailer's Guide

Posted on 24-Oct-2018 17:21:28

Athletic footwear retail is having a major moment. The rise of the athletic wear trend has bolstered profits over the past few years, with demand increasing by 16% last year to $9.6bn in sales.

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Topics: improving store performance, sports brands

How to Make Black Friday Less Stressful for Area Managers

Posted on 11-Oct-2018 17:00:00

 Ah, Black Friday. It’s still over a month away, and you’re probably already sick of hearing about it. We even did a blog about it just last week!

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Topics: in-store execution, improving store performance, Black Friday 2018

How to Make Black Friday Less Stressful for Store Teams

Posted on 04-Oct-2018 17:30:00

 

Black Friday. Two words that can strike both excitement and fear into the hearts of shoppers and store associates alike.

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Topics: in-store execution, improving store performance, Black Friday 2018

Why Retailers Should Digitize Store Visit Procedures

Posted on 27-Sep-2018 16:59:03

Why should we bother to digitize store visits? If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it… right? Wrong.

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Topics: customer experience, in-store compliance, retail tech, store visits, store operations, digital store visit tool

3 Lessons Learned From The Tech. Awards 2018

Posted on 19-Sep-2018 17:00:00

On September 12-13, leading retail experts came together for this year’s Tech. Awards in conjunction with Retail Week. As well as celebrating the cream of the crop in retail tech innovation, this two-day event was an opportunity to discuss the biggest issues facing the industry today.

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Topics: news, Events, Tech. 2018

3 Trends from Black Friday 2017 and What Retailers Can Learn from Them

Posted on 14-Sep-2018 08:50:00

Black Friday works a little differently in the US than it does here in the UK:

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Topics: customer experience, store operations, Black Friday 2018, omnichannel, promotions

3 In-Store Execution Mistakes That Are Costing Retailers Sales

Posted on 07-Sep-2018 08:40:00

In football, retail and even going on a diet, strategy without execution is a promise without a result.

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Topics: customer experience, in-store execution, store operations

5 Reasons Why Visibility into In-Store Execution Is a Game Changer for Retailers

Posted on 31-Aug-2018 09:27:58

What do a short-sighted person without their glasses and a retailer without visibility into in-store execution have in common?

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Topics: store operations, operational efficiency

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