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Brand Activation & Immersion Op-Ed: Why Are Brick-And-Mortar Stores Back In Fashion?

PSFK founder Piers Fawkes describes eight pillars for modern retailers to guide their in-store experience design in an evolving and digital-first retail landscape

Merchandising & Curation Samsung Targets Major U.S. Cities With Experiential Store Openings

In the hopes of reviving its brand, Samsung is offering customers in L.A., NYC and Houston its own first-ever physical space to test out products, address repairs and receive one-on-one assistance IRL

Design Interview: How PERCH Helps Retailers Combine The Best Of Physical And Digital

Ahead of his Shoptalk appearance, Trevor Sumner, CEO of Perch Interactive, explains why after retail's non-apocalypse of 2017, the store experience is king again—but with digital integrations that enable optimal discovery, convenience and flexibility

Retail PSFK Retail Conference Preview: How A Venture Capital Firm Helps Brands Like Macerich Corner The Market On Next-Gen Omnichannel Retail

Ahead of speaking at PSFK's Future of Retail 2019 Conference on January 16, Fifth Wall partner Natalie Bruss shares insight from the firm's unique vantage point as the connective tissue between real estate companies and digitally native vertical brands

Advertising Digital Startups Are Making Their Way Into Department Stores

Six 'The Black Tux' showrooms will open in select Nordstrom locations in the next six weeks

Food & Beverage Amazon To Open Brick And Mortar Grocery Stores

The online commerce company hopes to expand its delivery service, AmazonFresh

Grocery, Convenience & Supermarket How Target Plans To Leapfrog Other Food Grocers

This retailer is tapping entrepreneurs to improve transparency and bolster trust

Home Sephora: From Makeup Store to Beauty Education Hub

The makeup retailer intends to turn every purchase into a 'learning moment'

Retail Pop-Up Store Pioneers: How Temporary Retail Experiences Create Long-Term Value

Storefront founders present their retail marketplace and dissect the value of unique and adaptable experiences

Technology How Target's 'Awesome Shop' Uses Pinterest To Boost Sales

The 'most pinned' items are filtered at the top for customers to easily see what's trending.

Technology 3D Motion And Heat Sensing Technology Captures Shoppers’ In-Store Behavior

Shopperception uses 3D sensors to capture aggregate shopping behavior and create a heat map of popular products.

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Explore Boutiques Interiors Using Pinterest

A social board dedicated to stores with great concepts and architectural design lets you go inside stores all over the world in an instant.

Advertising Target Will Now House Mini Apple Stores [Headlines]

The tech giant is set to open little boutique outlets in the big box stores before the end of the year.

Gaming & Play AR App Layers Interactive Virtual Game Onto Physical World [Future Of Gaming]

'Buffer Busters' is an augmented reality mobile gaming application that challenges users to hunt virtual ‘Buffer Monsters’ slowing down networks.