How Pop-Up Stores are Changing the Retail Industry

| March 22, 2018

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Retailers are faced with three major challenges in today’s landscape: Data darkness, fixed infrastructure and stale methods of communication. Samsung’s Connected Spaces is a retail solution outfitted with cutting edge retail technology designed to build better relationships with customers, customize stores and analyze data faster.

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Raymour & Flanigan Furniture and Mattresses

Raymour & Flanigan Furniture, the 6th largest conventional furniture and mattress retailer in the U.S. (#1 in the Northeast), provides exceptional customer service, great furniture, proven quality and total commitment to customers in seven states in the Northeast through more than 118 locations and more than 5,800 associates. Treat our people well and they will treat our customers well! Raymour & Flanigan is a family-owned business that believes our people are our greatest asset and that if we work together, anything is possible.

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COVID-19 will bring lasting innovation to retail

Article | April 21, 2020

To say these are interesting times for the retail sector would be an understatement. COVID-19 has created a dichotomy the likes of which we've never seen before. On the one hand, a large percentage of retailers have closed up shop temporarily either in response to regulatory mandates, or due to dwindling customer foot-traffic. And on the other hand, a number of retailers remain open for business and under great strain as nearly all remaining retail traffic is funneled to grocery stores, pharmacies, hardware stores and big-box retailers considered to be essential in the eyes of regulators.

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U.S. dairy farmers dump milk as pandemic upends food markets

Article | April 7, 2020

Despite strong demand for basic foods like dairy products amid the coronavirus pandemic, the milk supply chain has seen a host of disruptions that are preventing dairy farmers from getting their products to market. Mass closures of restaurants and schools have forced a sudden shift from those wholesale food-service markets to retail grocery stores, creating logistical and packaging nightmares for plants processing milk, butter and cheese. Trucking companies that haul dairy products are scrambling to get enough drivers as some who fear the virus have stopped working. And sales to major dairy export markets have dried up as the food-service sector largely shuts down globally.

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Yotpo Names the Most Innovative eCommerce Agencies and Technology Companies

Article | March 25, 2020

Yotpo, the leading eCommerce marketing platform, has announced the winners of the third annual Yotpo Partner Awards. Drawing from hundreds of nominations from a thriving ecosystem of system integrators, agencies, and technology providers, Yotpo’s Partner Awards highlight the companies and brands at the cutting-edge of producing eCommerce and marketing experiences that spark and sustain customer relationships. The winners represent work for a variety of industries and brands, from apparel to home, to a D2C spinoff brand and celebrity makeup line martech news. “As Yotpo’s signature industry recognition program, the Partner Awards put a spotlight on the trailblazing companies who constantly push the boundaries of innovation in eCommerce and marketing.

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How Retailers Can Deliver the Item at the Top of Shoppers’ Wish Lists: Time

Article | February 24, 2020

For consumers, shopping can either be an exciting experience or a downright stressful one. Finding enough time to shop for the perfect gift or merely everyday staples while attempting to manage the challenges of work, family and everyday life can undoubtedly add to stress levels. Considering all of the expectations and obligations that exist within a consumer’s life, it’s critical for retailers to be respectful of their time when they have so little to spare. It's no secret that consumers’ choices on how, where and when they buy are dramatically redefining the retail industry as we know it. In order to stay relevant and top of mind for consumers, retailers must work to deliver the best possible shopping experience. Perhaps the strongest demonstration of value a retailer can provide to a consumer isn’t just better pricing or a more engaging environment, but instead to give back something their consumers value even more: time.

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Spotlight

Raymour & Flanigan Furniture and Mattresses

Raymour & Flanigan Furniture, the 6th largest conventional furniture and mattress retailer in the U.S. (#1 in the Northeast), provides exceptional customer service, great furniture, proven quality and total commitment to customers in seven states in the Northeast through more than 118 locations and more than 5,800 associates. Treat our people well and they will treat our customers well! Raymour & Flanigan is a family-owned business that believes our people are our greatest asset and that if we work together, anything is possible.

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