Vend's retail expert Francesca Nicasio says. She explains some effective ways retailers can beat the problem of shoplifting.
A new survey of New Zealand’s retail sector has found online sales cannot compete with bricks and mortar to drive sales and brand and customer loyalty despite the growth.
Massey University's associate professor of retail management, Jonathan Elms, had the pleasure of attending the 17th Asia Pacific Retailers Convention & Exhibition (APRCE) held in Manila, the Philippines at the end of last year. Here are his thoughts on the experience.
At Retail NZ’s shop.kiwi event yesterday, leaders from the fashion, food, furniture and education industries shared the wisdom they’d gained about the retail sector. The topics they spoke about varied, but one shared thread of thinking was clear – customers are in control, more so
Toy making giant Mattel has given one of its classic toy models a modern makeover by creating a 3D printer for kids. ThingMaker is the high tech version of the 1960’s original, allowing kids to create toys of any shape via their phones or tablets.
Customers have changed since the recession and retailers have to keep up with them, the CEO of the US National Retail Federation said at Retail NZ's shop.kiwi event yesterday. He says there’s been a shift to more experiential spending, rather than spending on material goods.