Food Progressives @ Halloween

For food progressive retailers focused on delivering premium/trend-driven food retailing experiences, Halloween is a difficult holiday to execute. This report highlights key marketing trends from Food Progressives this Halloween. Download the presentation for insights & best-in-class examples.                                       [...]

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RNG First Look: Amazon Pop-Up Store

Authors: Benjamin Simon, Graham Hotchkiss  RetailNet Group was able to get a first look at Amazon’s Pop-Up store on its opening day in San Francisco. Click HERE for the full store tour. The store was launched simultaneously with a duplicate location in Roseville, a suburb of Sacramento. Amazon specifically chose upscale, indoor malls, located in relatively affluent areas, in [...]

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From QSR to Grocerant

  Retailers are expanding their ready-to-eat and prepared foods and shifting their strategy from standalone QSRs to “grocerant” ready meals. Food Progressives, the segment RNG forecasts will lead grocery growth going out to 2020, lead this trend. View the slideshow for more information. Click here to see related presentations from RNG’s team of analysts.   [...]

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RNG Mid-Year Forum Preview Webinar

Register for the Mid-Year Forum today at: http://events.retailnetgroup.com High-Level Agenda: June 23: Guided Store Tours June 24: North American Chain Retail Scenarios June 25: Winning Digital/Ecommerce Strategies June 26: Doing Business with Amazon See detailed agenda here Register for the Mid-Year Forum today at: http://events.retailnetgroup.com High-Level Agenda: June 23: Guided Store Tours June 24: North [...]

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RNG Small Store Summit Content Preview

At RNG’s Small Store Summit in Dallas on April 8th – 9th, you’ll hear from experienced analysts and operators on what is driving the growth, who will win and lose, and how to maximize profitable growth in these growing formats. See an introduction to the research (below) that will be covered at the summit.   [...]

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An Inside Look at RadioShack’s New Store Format

RadioShack recently launched its new prototype store in Manhattan, testing out a new logo and a redesigned store format. Our analysts were on-scene to document the changes… we found a brighter, more polished, and more modern RadioShack. The new logo, displayed on the exterior of the new store located at 2268 Broadway, switches from the serif [...]

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Whole Foods Plays with Loss Leader Promotion to Drive Traffic

                Whole Foods was promoting pallet displays of Driscoll Organic Blueberries at $1.99 down from the normal near $5.00 price on Friday May 31st across the USA and Canada. The sale was promoted on Facebook and on WholeFoods.com. Its interesting that they are using such Old School tactics [...]

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Winning Stores of the Future

RetailNet Group’s senior analyst, Hannah Donoghue, will present her findings from several months of research into Winning Store Formats of the Future.  Webinar participants will gain a first-hand point of view on the most effective strategies at the store level. Retail is transitioning from Big Boxes to Small Boxes to Digital, yet many of the [...]

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