The potential of voice technology for brands, five trends driving the future of retail and how Nordstrom nailed its NYC flagship store. This and more in this week's edition of The Future Retail Newsletter.

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RETAIL //  American Dream Retail and Entertainment Complex

RETAIL // American Dream Retail and Entertainment Complex

American Dream, the mega mall introduces its' plans for future retail tenants and shoppers.

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RETAIL // Mapping The Physical Locations Of DTC Brands

RETAIL // Mapping The Physical Locations Of DTC Brands

New York, San Francisco, and Los Angeles were the top three cities where digital-first retailers opened their first stores.

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RETAIL // Making Common Retail Feel 'Like New'

RETAIL // Making Common Retail Feel 'Like New'

How brands like Kohl's can elevate their current in-store experience by providing convenience to consumers.

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RETAIL // The 2020 Vision For U.S. Retail And Beyond

RETAIL // The 2020 Vision For U.S. Retail And Beyond

The next retail revolution is on the horizon and it will forever shift how consumers search for and purchase items.

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STRATEGY // Drug Chains Should Consider Foodservice Programs To Re-Ignite Traffic

STRATEGY // Drug Chains Should Consider Foodservice Programs To Re-Ignite Traffic

The days when drug stores had soda fountains and lunch counters made them a community gathering place and may show how drug chains can enrich their customer experience and even attract non-pharmacy customers.

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CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE // Driving Exceptional Customer Experiences In Retail

CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE // Driving Exceptional Customer Experiences In Retail

Nearly 80% of U.S. consumers say that speed, convenience, knowledgeable help, and friendly service are the most important elements of positive customer experiences.

retailcustomerexperience.com
TRENDS // Five Trends Driving The Future Of Retail

TRENDS // Five Trends Driving The Future Of Retail

Top trends in consumer behavior and technology that are driving change for retailers and brands.

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TECH // Will Alibaba’s AR Makeup Technology Change the Chinese Beauty Market?

TECH // Will Alibaba’s AR Makeup Technology Change the Chinese Beauty Market?

It may take some time for Chinese beauty customers to fall in love with the virtual experience of AR makeup tools, but the potential is promising.

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TECH // AR Tops List Of Tech That Makes Users View A Brand As Innovative

TECH // AR Tops List Of Tech That Makes Users View A Brand As Innovative

Chatbots, AI, facial recognition and cryptocurrency are less likely to drive perception of a brand's know-how.

mobilemarketer.com
TECH // The Future Of Voice Tech Requires More Creativity From Brands

TECH // The Future Of Voice Tech Requires More Creativity From Brands

Outform’s Simon Hathaway picks apart the hype around voice-led technology and dives into the true potential of these interactions for brands.

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BRAND HIGHLIGHT // Ferrari Revs Up Luxury Fashion Offerings With Armani Partnership

BRAND HIGHLIGHT // Ferrari Revs Up Luxury Fashion Offerings With Armani Partnership

The supercar maker is promising a carefully curated collection under Italian menswear designer, Rocco Iannone.

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BRAND HIGHLIGHT // Nordstrom Nails Its NYC Flagship Opening

BRAND HIGHLIGHT // Nordstrom Nails Its NYC Flagship Opening

Department stores have been under scrutiny for failing to meet the needs of today’s shopper. However, it is not doom and gloom across every brand.

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 OUTFORM // Get More Innovation News

OUTFORM // Get More Innovation News

Check out previous editions of the Future Retail Newsletter for even more on tech, innovation, design, and retail.

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