August 14, 2015

Target customers at select stores in New York and New Jersey won’t have to get out of their cars anymore to pick up online orders.

August 4, 2015

In recent years, a very old practice has gotten some new attention: design is once again ascendant in the world of commercial development.

July 27, 2015

EnTouch Controls, a leader of energy management as a service (EMaaS), has been recognized as a finalist for the MTBC 2015 Tech Titans awards in the “Emerging Company Innovation” category.

June 29, 2015

At least one retailer is bucking the current smaller store trend by opening its biggest location to date.

June 16, 2015

St. Louis — Panera Bread has unveiled a new national omnichannel advertising platform. Developed in collaboration with the Anomaly agency, the "Food as it should be" campaign includes national television spots, billboards, radio advertising and digital and display content that will begin to air this week.

June 11, 2015

Internet ad revenue is breaking records in the first quarter of 2015, with a 16% increase over the same period last year. 

June 1, 2015

Consumers are predominantly using social media as a tool to give positive feedback, according to eDigitalResearch.

May 29, 2015

True Religion Apparel's first-ever global flagship is also the brand’s largest and most digitally savvy space to date, starting with storefront windows that display a continuous stream of video content — and also showcase style statements from shoppers themselves. The 3,000-sq.-ft. store is located in downtown Manhattan.

April 30, 2015

True Religion Apparel Inc. has opened its first global flagship, at 513 Broadway in downtown Manhattan.

April 29, 2015

Target Corp. is reportedly testing a solution that automatically recommends sponsored videos to Web users based on the content they are reading.

April 14, 2015

Ceramic tiles are no longer limited to 8x8 or 12x12 sizes; industry-leading innovator StonePeak designs tile in 48-inch sizes, all the up to 5 ft. x 10 ft., with potentially larger sizes to come.

April 10, 2015

Having reliable concrete slab moisture information is key to selecting the right product before installation, as well as avoiding flooring failures after installation.

March 3, 2015

Deckers Brands is rolling out the company's first multi-brand e-commerce platform in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region, Style X Deckers.

March 3, 2015

The Shoes.com website has been formally re-launched with a refreshed design and expanded product offering, now with more than 450 brands.

March 2, 2015

Swarovski has opened its most dazzling store to date, at the new Grand Bazaar Shops on the Las Vegas Strip.

February 6, 2015

The Tile Shop has expanded its presence in the Tampa, Florida market, opening a location at the Dale Mabry Shopping Center in Tampa, and another at in Brandon.

January 30, 2015

Solais Lighting, a division of PowerSecure Int., said that its Xi24 LED fixtures featuring the company’s VioLight color-enhancing technology were selected as the lighting product of record by watch and lifestyle company Fossil.

January 26, 2015

Domino’s Pizza is launching its Domino’s Tracker digital order tracker for Samsung Smart TV.

January 5, 2015

Staples has negotiated a multi-year contract with CommerceHub, extending its decade-long partnership with the virtual inventory platform.

December 30, 2014

Craft Retail Group, part of the U.K.-based Ideal Shopping Direct multichannel retail shopping group, is launching the U.S. broadcast of its Create and Craft shopping network. 

November 26, 2014

Nordstrom was the most engaged retail brand on Pinterest, followed by Amazon, according to Curalate, which collected more than 180,000 Pins and analyzed nearly five million interactions associated with the Top 100 brands from November 1st to November 21. Rounding out the top five: Urban Outfitters, American Eagle Outfitters and Zulily. 

November 25, 2014
Nordstrom was the most engaged retail brand on Pinterest, followed by Amazon, according to Curalate, which  collected more than 180,000 Pins and analyzed nearly five million interactions associated with the Top 100 brands from November 1st to November 21. 
November 12, 2014

 The growing importance of the multichannel shopping experience is highlighted in a new study by A.T. Kearney. The report, "Connected Consumers Are Not Created Equal: A Global Perspective," is focused on better understanding today's connected consumers.

November 5, 2014

 

By Lyle Bunn

 

Increasingly, more and more stores are utilizing flat-panel screens for digital messaging and customer engagement. Such initiatives are being advanced by a wide range of departments, from marketing to technology.  And they are referred to by a variety of names, including digital place-based media, retail media, dynamic signage, location-based digital display and enterprise media (the term digital signage is a bit dated.)