The latest noteworthy store openings in Paris, how ominchannel is being replaced by harmonic retail, and how retailers are using heat mapping to optimize shopper analytics. This and more in this week's edition of The Future Retail Newsletter.


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STRATEGY // Succeeding With a Store-Within-a-Store Strategy

STRATEGY // Succeeding With a Store-Within-a-Store Strategy

Shopping centers and every one of the retailers in them have to create compelling reasons to tear shoppers away from the convenience of buying online and come out and visit them.

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RETAIL // How A Design Firm Is Helping Retailers Ditch Omnichannel

RETAIL // How A Design Firm Is Helping Retailers Ditch Omnichannel

Harmonic retail is a model to evolve beyond omnichannel strategies, starting online and uses offline experiences to enrich the customer relationship.

forbes.com
RETAIL // The Best Paris Store Openings From April

RETAIL // The Best Paris Store Openings From April

Paris’ retail scene is famous for heritage and luxury, but global, conceptual trends are finding their place in France’s capital too.

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CONSUMER INSIGHTS // Women-Led Shopping In China Is A $670B Enterprise

CONSUMER INSIGHTS // Women-Led Shopping In China Is A $670B Enterprise

Young women are spending more and more in China, driving the economy and the view of spending habits in the country.

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TRENDS // The 4 Best Examples Of Innovative Technologies For Retail

TRENDS // The 4 Best Examples Of Innovative Technologies For Retail

In 2019 there’s a fundamental shift in the way brands think about the latest digital marketing tools, as the luxury tech specter of these becomes crucial.

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TECH // How Retailers Are Optimizing Shopper Analytics With Behavioral Heat Mapping

TECH // How Retailers Are Optimizing Shopper Analytics With Behavioral Heat Mapping

From PSFK's Shopper Data Debrief report, here's how today's brands and retailers are retaining valuable consumer data from in-store tracking technologies.

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TECH // The Next Frontier for AR? Your Ear

TECH // The Next Frontier for AR? Your Ear

When augmented reality goes mainstream, you’re most likely to experience it through a product you already own — headphones.

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TECH // Tribeca Immersive 2019: VR and beyond

TECH // Tribeca Immersive 2019: VR and beyond

Storytelling moves from passive entertainment to active participation with the help of digital innovation and alternative formats.

jwtintelligence.com
DESIGN // 18 Retail Startups Using Psychology & Sustainability To Change Their Packaging

DESIGN // 18 Retail Startups Using Psychology & Sustainability To Change Their Packaging

Product packaging should tell a story in a memorable way. Now, it's also counting factors like sustainability and accessibility into that story.

businessinsider.com
BRAND HIGHLIGHT // Hipanda’s New Tokyo Store Incorporates AR & AE

BRAND HIGHLIGHT // Hipanda’s New Tokyo Store Incorporates AR & AE

Titled Ghost House, the immersive retail interior brings together architectural elements with augmented reality augmented experience technology in a sequence of spaces.

designboom.com
BRAND HIGHLIGHT // IKEA Opens Central Paris Store To Cater For Changing Tastes

BRAND HIGHLIGHT // IKEA Opens Central Paris Store To Cater For Changing Tastes

IKEA opened its first store in the heart of Paris on Monday, its latest step in developing a new range of shops designed to meet changing customer habits.

reuters.com
BRAND HIGHLIGHT // Coca-Cola Moves Into Alcohol Market

BRAND HIGHLIGHT // Coca-Cola Moves Into Alcohol Market

Coca-Cola's Signature Mixers range marks the first time the brand has expanded into the alcohol space and taps into the growing premium mixer market.

marketingweek.com
 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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