July 18th, 2016
Euromonitor International was pleased to attend this year’s Omnishopper conference, hosted at the Radisson Blu in Chicago. Below are recaps of the major themes from each day of the conference. Day 1: A new way of engaging shoppers Emily Shannon, Director of Digital at the Mall of America, outlined how the mall is using digital […]
June 10th, 2016
Euromonitor International was pleased to host a cocktail reception on 8 June 2016, inviting those in town for the Internet Retailer Conference and Exhibition.
June 6th, 2016
The US is undergoing socio-economic and demographic changes that will reshape its consumers. In 2025, more Americans will live in urban areas. More households will be without children. The population will be more diverse and older. Income will be almost evenly divided amongst Baby Boomers, Generation X and Millennials, but overall, the wealthiest 10% of […]
May 19th, 2016
With so many retail players attending Internet Retailer Conference and Exhibition this June, Euromonitor and Twitter are hosting a free networking reception on Wednesday, June 8, from 6-8:30PM in the penthouse at the Railway Exchange Building in Chicago at 224 S. Michigan Ave. Euromonitor’s Head of Global Retailing, Michelle Grant, Consulting Practice Manager – Innovation, […]
April 19th, 2016
In addition to speaking at REConLA 2016, I had the pleasure of joining the technical shopping centre visits before the conference.
January 30th, 2016
Event: ShopTalk Dates: May 15-18, 2016 Location: Aria Las Vegas Event Description: With 3000 attendees, including 300+ CEOs, from 1,000+ companies, Shoptalk is now one of the largest Retail and Ecommerce Events–in its very first year. Shoptalk attracts a senior audience with more than 30% C-level executives and 25% EVPs, SVPs and VPs. It’s an […]
January 19th, 2016
I had the pleasure of attending RISE (Retail Innovation & Shopper Expertise Symposium) on 16 January 2016. I listened to experts talk about single households as an untapped customer segment, how to address current issues with the retail industry and under hyped future trends in retailing.
December 22nd, 2015
Michelle Grant, Head of Retailing, will be attending the RISE conference in New York City on January 16th, 2016. The agenda is filled with topics and trends impacting retailers and brands today, such as bridging the physical – digital connection, disruptors shaping the future of retail, female founders starting up, and the economic outlook for […]
October 13th, 2015
I had the pleasure of attending Shop.org’s Digital Summit in Philadelphia last week. The key trends that struck me were the dilemma of mobile, the next wave of personalization, the globalization of e-commerce and the rapid pace of innovation. The dilemma of mobile The dilemma of mobile is that it is a significant source of […]
August 17th, 2015
On 17 August 2015, Liberty Interactive Media, which owns the homeshopping brand, QVC, announced that it would acquire internet retailer, Zulily Inc, for US$2.4 billion. With the homeshopping channel dying, this is an attempt for Liberty Interactive Media to stay relevant for the long term. Similar moves in the travel industry, though, indicate that this […]