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How to Create a Spook-tacular Customer Experience this Halloween

Posted on 10-Oct-2019 14:06:24

Jack-o’-lanterns at the ready, folks: the spookiest day of the year is on its way.

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Topics: In-store customer experience, in-store compliance, Retail news & trends, In-store conversion optimization

How to Keep Your Stores at the Top of the Class This Back-to-School Season

Posted on 15-Aug-2019 11:20:13

The new school year is almost upon us, and you know what that means - it's time to start shopping for school supplies.

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Topics: retail operations, Retail news & trends, In-store conversion optimization

Store Review: Lush Liverpool, putting the fizz back into retail

Posted on 30-May-2019 16:09:22

Lovers of a luxurious bathing ritual owe a lot to Lush. In 1989, co-founder Mo Constantine revolutionized bath-time when she invented the bath bomb in her garden shed. Since opening the first Lush store in 1995, the ethically-focused beauty retailer has expanded to 49 countries, and most recently opened its largest ever store in Liverpool on March 15.

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Topics: retail operations, Retail news & trends, beauty retail, Store review

The “clicks to bricks” phenomenon: Why are online brands moving to physical stores?

Posted on 16-May-2019 16:41:33

Considering that the physical store is supposedly dead and buried, we’re seeing an awful lot of new stores popping up - a lot of which are being opened by brands that previously only sold online.

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Topics: retail operations, Retail news & trends, In-store conversion optimization

Store Review: London’s H&M Concept Store, An Aesthetic Triumph

Posted on 19-Mar-2019 16:07:37

A couple of weeks ago we published our first concept store review on Nike’s House of Innovation in NYC. This week we’re looking to the other side of the pond with H&M’s first-of-its-kind concept store in Hammersmith, London.

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Topics: retail operations, Retail news & trends

What Does 2019 Have in Store for Stores? 4 Retail Executives Share Their Predictions

Posted on 31-Jan-2019 11:21:46

We interviewed 4 experienced retail executives about the biggest developments of 2018, the toughest challenges ahead, and one technology they think will be the biggest game-changer. Here are their thoughts! 

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Topics: In-store customer experience, retail operations, Retail news & trends

Our Top 3 Takeaways from NRF 2019

Posted on 24-Jan-2019 17:49:37

Earlier this month, our US team were excited to attend NRF’s Big Show in New York. There were so many innovative ideas being shared by industry experts from all parts of the retail sector, and it's given us high hopes for 2019. After all, we know that retail isn't dead - boring retail is!

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Topics: Retail news & trends, Events

4 Great Ideas from Our Retail Innovation Breakfast

Posted on 18-Jan-2019 12:16:52

The YOOBIC London team was thrilled to host our 8th Retail Innovation Breakfast at Covent Garden's Hospital Club yesterday.

We had our fill of coffee, croissants and thoughts on retail from our two incredible speakers: Michaela Michaelides of Yankee Candle (our amazing client) and Gordon Bullock of GRJB consulting.

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Topics: retail operations, Retail news & trends, customer success story, Store visits & audits, In-store conversion optimization

YOOBIC's Top 5 Blog Posts of 2018

Posted on 04-Jan-2019 15:28:09

2019 has arrived! We've made our resolutions, taken down the Christmas decorations, and are now wondering how to get through the mountain of leftover chocolate without straying from our New Year health kick.

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Topics: Retail news & trends

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