Food Delivery Services Scaling Up in the US to Compete With Food-to-Go Retailers

Here is a weekly sneak peek into RNG’s premium content.  To learn more about becoming an RNG subscriber or to view RNG’s Analytics Portal, contact our sales team at sales@retailnetgroup.com. View the full article on RNG’s Analytics Portal.   The online food delivery space is a largely fragmented market, with many local competitors present in every major metro [...]

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RNG Highlights Whole Foods Store Renewal Initiatives in Remodeled NYC Store

RNG paid a visit to Whole Foods in New York City and took note of WFM’s store renewal efforts. Here is a weekly sneak peek into RNG’s premium content.  To learn more about becoming an RNG subscriber or to view RNG’s Analytics Portal, contact our sales team at sales@retailnetgroup.com. View the full article on RNG’s Analytics [...]

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RNG’s E-Commerce Marketplaces Workshop: Business Models & Economics Explained – Tuesday, March 24, 2015 – San Francisco, CA

Join RNG President & CEO Dan O’Connor and former Walmart Global E-Commerce CFO Andreas Schulmeyer as they discuss how digital marketplaces are impacting the retail industry today. The forum will provide attendees with the opportunity to interact with other retail and e-commerce leaders.   AGENDA The Future of Retail: How E-Commerce Marketplaces Impact the Value Chain [...]

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RNG Seasonal 2014 Recap – Merchandising & Strategic Initiatives

As we usher into a new year full of new seasonal updates, here are the top seasonal trends we saw over the course of 2014: digital integration (esp. mobile apps, store pickup), increased focus on visual merchandising, and optimized delivery models to deliver in time for key holiday dates. Click here for a review of [...]

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RNG’s 2015 Retail Outlook Forum: Re-Discover Retail – Tuesday, February 10 – Edina, MN

Click here to sign up for RNG’s 2015 Retail Outlook Forum: Re-Discover Retail – Tuesday, February 10 There is no question that the game is changing – the skill sets we relied on for so many years while big box and specialty retail scaled are giving way to entirely new business models. As we look [...]

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Best-in-Class Merchandising & Marketing for Super Bowl 2015

The popularity of the Super Bowl offers significant opportunity for food relevant & general merchandise retailers to capture shopper spend. Seasonal merchandising techniques have also evolved, becoming much more sophisticated/targeted this year, with winning retailers opting for eye-catching displays Click here to see RNG analysis of best-in-class marketing, digital integration, and merchandising for this year’s Super Bowl   [...]

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RNG Holiday 2014 Recap & Store Tour Insights

Thanks to a surge in spend towards the end of December, the 2014 holiday season was largely a success for US retail. Holiday sales increased about 4% compared to 2013. Ecommerce sales continued to take a larger share of holiday spend, outpacing B&M and total holiday sales growth. Early promotions in November spread total holiday [...]

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In-Store Digital Signage & Promotion Trends

Retailers have historically avoided heavily promoting digital in-store to prevent cannibalization and channel shifting. However, digital is increasingly being leveraged across all channels and advertising through all digital touch points in-store will help capture consumer loyalty, manage lists, and drive traffic to digital tools that boost engagement. Click here to see RNG’s new presentation on the [...]

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