Best Practices

RFID

Navigating Walmart’s RFID Mandate as a Specialty Retailer

Since 2020, Walmart has required suppliers to add RAIN RFID tags to certain categories of goods as part of an ongoing digital transformation aimed...
loyalty program

How to Create a Winning Loyalty Program

Loyalty programs are becoming more popular as consumers continuously desire personalized experiences. They’re so popular, in fact, that the global loyalty ecosystem is predicted...
sustainable

How Retailers Can Meet the Demand for Sustainable Supply Chains

Every month brings new evidence of how dramatically consumers’ growing preferences for sustainability are reshaping their shopping habits. A new study by NIQ found...
AI

How AI Can Help Your Business

For the beverage alcohol industry, distribution is the critical bridge between production and consumer — but distributors often face hurdles that range from routing...
chatbots

AI Chatbots Are the Top Disruptors in U.S. Shopper Experiences

AI-powered chatbots were deemed by U.S. shoppers as the most disruptive artificial intelligence (AI) applications causing friction in their online shopping experiences, according to...
AI

How AI is Reshaping Retail

As consumer preferences keep changing and the online buying sector continues to evolve, retail brands need to prioritize innovation to stay competitive in today’s...
leadership

Tips for Business Leadership Development

All across the internet, people have been sharing their opinions on the job turnover surrounding Gen Z and how they “just don’t want to...
gift card

2024 Gift Card Trends Shaping the Future of Customer Loyalty

In a world where consumers have an endless supply of online shopping options, loyalty is crucial in order for retailers to survive. And loyalty...
4PL

How Your Business Can Benefit from 4PL

As supply chains become more complex, an increasing number of companies are turning to the fourth-party logistics (4PL) operating model in which a business...
super bowl

How Consumers Are Shopping for the 2024 Super Bowl

With over $16 billion spent on Super Bowl purchases in 2023, retailers have a major opportunity to revamp their strategies in-store and capture consumer...