2022 Holiday Shopping Trends & How Brands can be Successful

FacebookTweetLinkedInEmail Consumer trends for this year’s holiday shopping season include spending less and shopping early. Learn how your brand can make it to the cart. The holiday season is fast approaching and this year is unlike many others. Consumers are battling record high inflation, persisting supply chain issues, a labor shortage, increased gas prices and…

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Virtual Reality Software for Retail at Groceryshop 2022

Virtual Reality Software for Retail at Groceryshop 2022 | ReadySet VR

FacebookTweetLinkedInEmail This year’s show featured a new virtual reality shopping technology for retailers and brands to enhance consumer experiences. The Groceryshop conference in Las Vegas is a leading event for CPG brands, supermarkets, c-stores, drug stores, discount stores, warehouse clubs and other grocery retailers. This year’s Groceryshop Vegas was held at Mandalay Bay on September 19-22.…

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8 Benefits of Virtual Reality Employee Training in Retail

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FacebookTweetLinkedInEmail Improve retail employee product knowledge, skills and process performance with realistic job simulations in virtual reality training software. Retailers strive to create the best retail training programs for employees because their actions have an incredible influence on the shopper’s store experience. Organizations use numerous retail training methods to educate their employees, including workbook readings,…

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6 New Uses for Virtual Reality in Retail Planning

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FacebookTweetLinkedInEmail Top brands and retailers are taking advantage of VR for store planning and retail assortment planning. Retail space planning has traditionally required significant investment in physical spaces, equipment and products. With each category, product promotion, and display messaging needing to be shopper tested and approved before its implementation. This slow, costly process often leads…

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4 Hot Retail Topics at RICE 2022

4 Hot Retail Topics at Retail Innovation Conference & Expo 2022

FacebookTweetLinkedInEmail After attending the Chicago Retail Innovation Conference & Expo 2022, we recap the biggest trends in retail discussed by top brands and retailers. There are numerous new business practices being implemented in physical stores post-covid. From introducing live commerce to reducing your carbon footprint, let’s explore every hot topic at the retail innovation conference…

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5 Best Retail Design Presentation Ideas

FacebookTweetLinkedInEmail Knowing how to present your product to retailers is critical in nailing your next sales pitch. The following sales pitch presentation examples provide tips on how to better engage potential investors. 1. Deliver a personalized message to your target audience The first step in creating a sales pitch presentation is to understand your target…

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3 Sustainable Retail Practices to Implement in 2022

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FacebookTweetLinkedInEmail Retail waste is becoming a greater concern with consumers and leading brands to consider more sustainable retail store design. 1. Choose energy-efficient options in stores and offices One of the simplest ways to embrace sustainability is to implement energy efficiency in retail stores. Not only will this boost brand image, but it will also…

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Is your brand ready for the metaverse?

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FacebookTweetLinkedInEmail As we enter another digital transformation, it is critical for you to understand the players, bets and how to get into the metaverse. What is the metaverse? Metaverse is a term describing the technological shift that establishes a digital world existing beyond the one we are currently living. It incorporates technology such as AR…

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Virtual Cannabis Stores Deliver Better Retail Experiences

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FacebookTweetLinkedInEmail Virtual reality is being used to educate customers on cannabis products and establish a dispensary brand image. The cannabis industry is growing rapidly with the expectation that it will continue to do so as more states legalize. Research shows that the legal cannabis market will grow 20-30% per year to the price of 50…

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4 Retail Tech Trends to Watch in 2022

4 Retail Tech Trends to Watch in 2022

FacebookTweetLinkedInEmail Modern retail checkout counters and virtual retail labs are 2022 technology trends shaping the retail industry over the next year. The continued turbulence of 2021 has left the retail industry with new consumer behaviors, labor shortages, supply chain issues and accelerated online solutions. As tech in retail becomes necessary to provide superior customer experiences,…

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