2019-03-06Dutch grocery retailer Albert Heijn announced it will phase out cash registers at 80 "AH to go" stores across the country. AH to go is usually located in the railway station, downtown and other gathering places. It mainly provides ready-to-eat food, such as beverage, bread and salad sandwiches. Now, Albert Henijn is testing the seamless payment innovation "Tap to Go" in some of their To-Go-Stores.
2018-10-22"The store is our biggest product. I think it has to serve a bigger purpose than just selling, because anybody can do that faster, cheaper," explains Angela Ahrendt of Apple. Retail today must offer many things that hardly have anything to do with actual shopping.
2018-10-09Late April saw the opening of a new flagship store for cutlery brand Zwilling in the middle of one of Shanghai’s largest shopping miles. What’s special: the shop combines a retail space, cooking school and restaurant to create a culinary shopping experience.
2018-01-11China with its large population has long become a very attractive market for foreign retailers – although it has of course specific requirements. How the German retailer for baby-products “windeln.de” (in English: dipers.de) utilizes E-Commerce as a gateway to China, explains CEO Konstantin Urban.
2017-10-19Its color of the year finds wide recognition and acceptance in global retail industry. But how do they decide if “greenery” or “earth” will become the trend color? Carola Seybold is Director Business Development at Pantone and knows all about the effect of colors in retail.