Tag Archives: display

Window Shopping Goes High Tech

High-tech window displays are bringing new life to shopping. It’s fun, too. Consider this illustration: adidas NEO “is taking window shopping to a new level with an interactive digital window concept that connects to your smartphone. Now it is possible to shop … Continue reading

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Tips for Designing Window Displays

Window displays are important tools with regard to creating and sustaining a store’s image, the perception of its trendiness, and so forth. As John Coulter writes for Target Shop Talk: “A window with little in it is clearly missing a trick. … Continue reading

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Store Mannequins Mimic Customer Movements in Japan

There are many fun uses of technology by Japanese retailers to encourage more shopper engagement. John Yong reports for designtaxi.com that: “Japanese clothing retailer United Arrows has found an innovative way to make customers pay attention to its display windows. It … Continue reading

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Key Insights on Retailing

RetailNet Group has two excellent blogs on retailing. Check out the blog that covers the digital world’s interconnectedness with retailing by clicking the image.    Check out the the blog that covers in-store trends by clicking the image.  

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In-Store Digital Experience Can Raise Brand Awareness and Engagement

Intel has published a very informative report about in-store digital technology. The report features Media-Saturn Group, a leading European retail chain. According to the report: “Many retailers are apprehensive about rolling out a large, complex digital signage network, and rightfully so. The cost and … Continue reading

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Target Stores: Designed to Sell

Like many other retailers, Target designs its store interiors to maximize shopper interest, encourage in-store browsing, and stimulate impulse purchases. This week, Businessweek presented an in-depth, behind-the-scenes at how Target stores are designed. As Sam Grobat writes: “The company’s slogan … Continue reading

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What Do Shoppers Want?

Here is a very descriptive infographic that focuses on the future of retailing from a consumer perspective.   by Column Five Media. Check out our data visualization blog.  

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