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Advertising Blurring the Lines of Cross-Channel Commerce

We sat down with Mohith Julapalli of SKU IQ to discuss why the distinction between online, mobile, and in-store shopping will eventually fade

Retail Shipping Container Store Holds Inventory On Revolving Clothes Rack [Video]

Aether has installed a custom-built, three-story rotating system designed to save space in an unconventional shop.

Technology Apple Turns Over Entire Inventory Every Five Days [Headlines]

The tech company is ranked at having the top supply chain in the world.

Advertising Nordstrom Melds Its Online And In-Store Inventory

Retailing giant increased sales dramatically using a simple strategy.

Gaming & Play Fashism: Crowdsourcing Style Through Your Cell Phone

The problem with online shopping is that its, well, online. Until we have photorealistic 3D avatars of ourselves, it will always be better to try things on IRL. But the truth is, we dress for other people, and we often need outside opinions when deciding what to buy. So we shop with friends or, more often, end up returning half of our purchases. Though perhaps you have snapped a photo of an item with your cellphone and sent it to a friend. This is what Brooke Moreland and Joe Weisenthal noticed people doing, which gave them an idea: “Wouldn't it be cool if you got a personalized review about how something looked on you “in real life”, before you made the purchase?”