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Beauty Le Bon Marché Launches Next-Gen Store Tech Exhibit

The Parisian retailer is challenging its brands to push the in-store experience envelope with a "geek mais chic" tech-themed spring showcase, featuring everything from digital art personalization to drink-mixing robots

Health Barneys Offers Luxury Shoppers 'High-End' Cannabis Shop

Called The High End, the department store's shop will feature a collection of cannabis-infused and wellness items from chocolate to joints

Merchandising & Curation Bloomingdale's Flagship Beauty Department Makeover Targets Millennials With Value-Added Services

The 36,408-square-foot beauty department will feature a hair and nail bar, spa rooms, virtual tech integration and more, marking the next step in the department store's larger overhaul to remain relevant in the age of DTC, digital-first brands

Brand Activation & Immersion Nordstrom Stores Offer Men's Curation Of Outdoor Apparel Brands

The department store's New Concepts, a menswear discovery platform that features physical and digital popup shops with partnering brands, is making its debut with a selection of outdoor apparel retailers to reach more male consumers

Cafe & Restaurant Interview: Neighborhood Goods Is Building A Different Kind Of Department Store For Millennials

Prioritizing community and storytelling over markdowns and sales per square foot, Neighborhood Goods has set out to disrupt retail in Plano, Texas

Delivery & Logistics Nordstrom Implements Cloud-Based Platform To Optimize Its Inventory

The department store is marshaling technology from NuOrder that provides deeper views into current and potential inventory, as well as a collaborative platform that lets the retailer more closely work with the brands supplying its merchandise

Fashion & Apparel Selfridges Courts Millennial Males With Streetwear And In-Store Skate Bowl

The department store's flagship London location is revamping its men's section to include trendy street-inspired wares, beauty and wellness counters, space for live events and more

Food & Beverage Macy’s And Buzzfeed Offer Shoppers Wellness-Themed Home Goods Line

Buzzfeed's popular Goodful project will now manifest in Macy's stores, offering consumers 100 products inspired by the wellness-focused digital content

Luxury Barneys Offers New York Shoppers Rotating Indie Beauty Brand Selection

The high-end retailer will feature over a dozen different beauty products for all ages and gender identities, helping to encourage store traffic as well as stay ahead of the curve by showcasing emerging brands

Post Purchase Service & Support Debenhams 'Beauty Hall' Offers Shoppers Digitally-Enhanced Product Discovery

The U.K.-based retailer is developing its digital-first strategy by designing a beauty shopping experience that is interactive, sociable and educative

Retail How Macy’s Is Using VR And Facebook To Improve The Shopping Experience

Macy's latest innovations infuse the omnichannel department store experience with a mix of technology and social media, driving store visits as well as reaching younger, digitally native consumers

Shopper Education & Assistance Harvey Nichols Stores Offer Customers Shoppable Video Displays

The fashion retailer is giving shoppers an innovative way to access information about their merchandise and checkout via digital displays

Store Experience & Design Luxury Retailer Brings 'Slow Shopping' Experience To Manhattan Customers

10 Corso Como is introducing its distinct experiential concept to New York's South Street Seaport, providing shoppers with everything from food to fine art to enhance their visit

Transactions & Payments Customers Can Buy Produce Using Emojis On Target's Updated Self-Checkout

The retailer introduced new self-checkout features, including emojis that help make shopping more convenient and fun for customers