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What Retailers Can Learn from Starbucks’ Successful Mobile Platform

by and November 29th, 2016

M-commerce is still relatively new, but it is a quickly growing channel. Retailers, especially those that are focused on achieving omnichannel proficiency, are looking to optimize the mobile shopping experience for their shoppers. Starbucks, a foodservice company, has been very successful in the M-commerce space. This podcast will discuss some key takeaways from the company’s […]

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Black Friday and Cyber Monday: Tech-Savvy Households Embrace Durables Discounts

by November 28th, 2016

The US tradition of post-Thanksgiving shopping, named Black Friday to mark the day when retailers move from the red into the black, has caught on rapidly across the world. From South Africa to Singapore, households are embracing the promise of discounts on big-ticket items. The rise in broadband access, smart-phone social media and globalisation of […]

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Internet Retailing Services to Play Critical Role in Key Connected Appliances Adoption

by November 27th, 2016

  Euromonitor International research shows that 30 million units of connected appliances will be sold globally in 2016. In order to open up global growth, internet retailers will have to start catering to consumers who wish to purchase connected appliances. Appliances manufacturers should expand internet retailing options provided on their appliances for competitive differentiation to […]

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Apparel Retailing at Christmas: Create Holiday Cheer by Gifting Convenience

by November 26th, 2016

It’s the most important time of the year. Holiday retailing is in full swing and given apparel and footwear is one of the most desired items for gifts, this season is expected to prove considerably fruitful for the industry. High traffic provides prime opportunities to capture consumer attention and garner brand loyalty; however, as purchase behaviours […]

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Euromonitor Reveals New Retailing Research

by November 24th, 2016

  Euromonitor International is pleased to announce the publication of the latest edition of Passport Retailing, the premier tool for assessing the current state and expected path of the global retailing industry. The system’s in-depth global coverage of over 30 retail channels and 7,800 companies and their brands provides a foundation for understanding this rapidly […]

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Walmart Inc. Interested in India’s Flipkart.com, Amazon Watch Out

by November 24th, 2016

There is speculation that Walmart Inc. is planning to invest close to US$1 billion in India’s home grown retailer, Flipkart Online Services Pvt Ltd (Flipkart.com). In case this deal does goes through, Flipkart.com backed by Walmart will be India’s answer to the massive growth plans that Amazon.com has for the country. Wal-Mart’s continued efforts to […]

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Euromonitor to Speak at The South India Retail Summit 2016

by November 23rd, 2016

Euromonitor International is pleased to be speaking and partnering with ‘The South India Retail Summit’ in Bangalore on 13 December 2016 The South India Retail Summit Location: ITC Gardenia, Bangalore Date: 13th December, 2016 Event Description: The South India Retail Summit (SIRS) 2016 follows the success of the event’s inaugural edition. This conference recognises South India […]

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What’s New in Retail: Emerging Global Concepts in 2016

by November 23rd, 2016

As shoppers demand for faster, more convenient services through any channel or device at any time, retailers around the world are innovating ways to meet these demands. Our white paper showcases the diversity and richness of the retail environment worldwide, highlighting new concepts, trends and utilising Euromonitor International’s retailing data. Download this white paper to: […]

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Analyst Insights on Black Friday Trends for 2016

by , , , , , and November 23rd, 2016

Black Friday always falls the day after Thanksgiving Day in the US, with a lot of workers choosing to take the day off to spend a long weekend with their families. Retailers have sought to take advantage of this by slashing prices in order to attract bargain hunters, but consumers don’t need to wait until Friday to […]