Retail industry

Grocery, Convenience & Supermarket What Scan And Go Shopping Could Mean For Retail Workers

Technologies modeled on Amazon's Go store are expected to be rolled out this summer, raising speculation about the future of retail jobs

Features How Malls And Cities Are Becoming Indistinguishable

From New York to Hong Kong, new malls are thriving by seamlessly blending into the urban fabric

Syndicated Marks & Spencer Crowdfunds Solar Panels For Its Stores

Retailer joins forces with community-focused energy group to raise £1.2m for panel installation on nine large outlets

Syndicated The Rise of Blind-Spot Shopping

Livia Firth’s new collection suggests smartest shoppers buy where others pass

Advertising The 14-Foot-Long Delivery System Transforming Gothenburg's Roads

The Swedish city’s Stadsleveransen pools deliveries for 500 shops and businesses—drastically reducing traffic and freeing up once-congested streets for pedestrians and cyclists

Luxury Hoverboards: Holiday Crossover or Novelty of the Rich?

Shoppers are undeterred by the announcement that riding a self-balancing scooter in London is illegal—but it might be too soon to call it a must-have gadget

Work Can Mobile Save the World from a Dystopian Ad Future?

Google’s buy button and other mobile tech can allow advertisers to leave behind the “spray and pray” approach of days gone by