Minelli speeds up shift towards digital retailing with Cegid's unified commerce platform

Retail Technology Review

Retail software vendor, Cegid, has signed a new deal to completely overhaul the IT systems at French footwear retailer, Minelli, in a bid to streamline the business and improve the shopping experience for customers. Internet Retailing Retail Supply Chain

diptyque’s globetrotting extravaganza arrives at Selfridges’ Corner Shop

Retail Focus

Visitors are given the chance to travel the world from West to East, learning something new about diptyque at every stop. Moving through to the Greek village of Miliès, which sits at a unique intersection between the Aegean Sea and Mount Pelion.

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Dexus selling stakes in two super-regional shopping malls

Inside Retail

Cornerstone stakes in two super-regional Australian shopping centres have gone up for sale in the first such investor opportunity in two years. The post Dexus selling stakes in two super-regional shopping malls appeared first on Inside Retail.

Can fun drive footfall in shopping centres?

Inside Retail

As a result, entertainment precincts are driving a broader range of people and are becoming a popular addition to shopping centres at a time when many traditional retailers are opting to reduce their physical store presence. The post Can fun drive footfall in shopping centres?

New Sky shop to open at Buchanan Street, Glasgow

Retail Focus

Hines, the international real estate firm has announced that Sky, Europe’s leading media and entertainment company, has chosen to open one of its first bricks and mortar retail shops at 229-249 Buchanan Street, Glasgow.

Poundland opens its 350th PEP&CO fashion “shop-in-shop”

Retail Focus

Poundland has just opened its 350th PEP&CO clothing shop-in-shop as it accelerated expansion of its family fashion brand in town centres and retail parks where big-name clothing retailers have been in retreat. News BCI Dealz PEP&CO Poundland shop-in-shop Sustainability

How China’s retail revolution could change the way the world shops

Inside Retail

Indeed, at the start of this year, The Economist suggested that retailers everywhere should look to China, and some are already doing so. Meituan, for example, which has over 600 million users and is valued at US$100 billion, provides almost every type of lifestyle service and entertainment.

Sky opens largest shop to date at Trinity Leeds

Retail Focus

Trinity, the Landsec retail and leisure destination in the heart of Leeds, has announced the opening of a new permanent shop for Sky, Europe’s leading media and entertainment company. Comprising 3,040 sq ft in total, the shop is Sky’s largest to date and the first in the region.

The rise of livestream shopping

Inside Retail

From TV shopping channels to online shopping, videos have demonstrated that they are the best method to connect with customers at the convenience of their own home. Measuring livestream shopping success.

How The Body Shop is removing bias with Open Hiring

Inside Retail

The Body Shop Australia is taking a new approach to its recruitment of Christmas casuals, with a fair and inclusive hiring program specifically targeting minority groups that face barriers to employment. The Body Shop is an environment that has a willingness to accept diversity.

Burwood Brickworks named most sustainable shopping centre

Inside Retail

Shopping mall Burwood Brickworks has been named as the world’s most sustainable shopping centre by International Living Future Institute (ILFI), receiving the Living Building Challenge (LBC) Petal Certification.

Selfridges launch 2021 Christmas shop

Retail Focus

With 12 weeks to go to Christmas, Selfridges London opens its Christmas Shop helping customers to plan and prepare for festive moments to dream of. opens its Christmas Shop?helping?customers?to One of the first customers pictured in the Christmas shop this morning.

First shopping centre-based vaccination hub opens in Melbourne

Inside Retail

Melbourne’s Bayside Shopping Centre has become Victoria’s first shopping centre-based vaccination hub, and expects to give easy access to Covid-19 vaccines for 500,000 local residents. “We

Beaverbrooks doubles in size at centre:mk

Retail Focus

Beaverbrooks, the family-owned jewellery retailer, has opened a brand-new boutique at centre:mk Milton Keynes, one of the top 10 retail destinations in the UK. Later this month, Rituals Cosmetics is to open a new store at centre:mk, marking its debut in the region.

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Museum of Ice Cream to Open at The Shops at Tribune Tower in Chicago

Shopping Center

Chicago — The Museum of Ice Cream (MOIC) has signed a long-term lease to open a 13,544-square-foot location at The Shops at Tribune Tower in downtown Chicago. MOIC represents the first retail tenant at the newly redeveloped Tribune Tower.

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ZARA launches at One New Change

Retail Focus

Landsec has today announced the official opening of international fashion retailer, ZARA, at One New Change, the premier retail and leisure destination in the City of London. The post ZARA launches at One New Change appeared first on Retail Focus - Retail Design.

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Christmas at Fortnum’s

VMS

13, British department store Fortnum & Mason kicked off the festive season with the opening of its Christmas Shop. The post Christmas at Fortnum’s appeared first on Visual Merchandising and Store Design. Iain Kimmins christmas christmas displays christmas shopping fortnum's

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Dollar General Unveils First Shop-in-Shop Stores

VMS

Dollar General first announced the pOpshelf concept, where the majority of items are priced at $5 or less, in October 2020. The post Dollar General Unveils First Shop-in-Shop Stores appeared first on Visual Merchandising and Store Design.

Boots Hearingcare opens at brand new Edinburgh St James Quarter Shopping Centre

Retail Focus

Boots Hearingcare has confirmed that it has opened within the new Boots store at Edinburgh’s St James Quarter Shopping Centre. WHO’s report at the beginning of March highlighted the importance of hearing care on a global scale.

Barnes & Noble to Host Paper Source Shops this Holiday Season

Retail Touch

Paper Source will launch a new shop-in-shop experience in two Barnes & Noble stores this holiday season in the first collaboration of the two retail brands, which are both owned by Elliott Management. The first Paper Source shop-in-shop will open Nov.

Here’s why luxury Kiwi brands are popping up at Chadstone this week

Inside Retail

As quarantine requirements and travel bans continue to impact brands’ ability to get in front of customers and retail buyers across borders, the New Zealand government is stepping up to help promote its local designers overseas with a new pop-up at Chadstone Shopping Centre in Melbourne.

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How Chadstone became Australia’s most profitable shopping centre

Inside Retail

Australia’s Fashion Capital, also known as Chadstone shopping centre in Melbourne, is celebrating its 60th anniversary this year. In that time, the way people shop has changed dramatically. Inside Retail : What have been the biggest changes at Chadstone over the past 60 years?

Target to Triple Disney Shop-in-Shops to 160 Stores as Holiday Toy Rush Nears

Retail Touch

Target is expanding its partnership with Disney to bring Mouse House-branded in-store shops to more than 160 locations by the end of this year. The two companies originally teamed up in 2019 and currently operate 53 Disney shop-in-shop locations, which average approximately 750 square feet.

Target to Double Number of Apple Shop-in-Shops

VMS

Target (Minneapolis) will double the number of Apple at Target shop-in-shops before the holidays, expanding from 17 to 36 stores, reports USA Today. The concept, which launched in February, effectively doubles the amount of shelf space Apple products enjoy at Target stores.

The shop of the future on display at MAPIC 2021

A1 Retail

For the first time in its history, MAPIC – the international retail property market – will host a shop in its exhibition area, result of a partnership between Etam and Retail Reload, where ‘the best of tomorrow’s technologies’ will be unveiled.

Macy’s Backstage, Lids, Carhartt Expand Shop-in-Shop Partnerships

Retail Touch

Macy’s Backstage , Lids and Carhartt all have announced expansions of shop-in-shop formats with parent and partner retailers. Macy’s plans to eventually add Backstage-branded spaces at 270 locations across the U.S.; Macy’s Backstage at Macy’s.

TikTok launches shopping capabilities

Inside Retail

Tiktok is now offering organic product discovery and shopping capabilities on the social video platform through a partnership with Shopify. The post TikTok launches shopping capabilities appeared first on Inside Retail.

Ulta Opening ‘Mini Shops’ in Target

VMS

is planning to open “mini” Ulta Beauty shops in Target (Minneapolis) stores this August, according to a company press release. With two powerhouse retailers, our collective brand love, loyalty and omnichannel expertise will inspire guests and raise the bar for the beauty shopping experience.”.

Brauz partners with Zoom to bring virtual shopping to the masses

Inside Retail

Australian omnichannel experience platform Brauz has expanded its platform to allow customers to shop physical stores from their own homes via Zoom, helping retailers struggling with lockdown and restrictions to sell direct to their audience.

Anya Hindmarch launches new shopping village

Retail Focus

At the heart of The Village is the new Anya Cafe. The Plastic Shop. The Labelled Shop. The Bespoke Shop. Our very first Anya Hindmarch Shop that opened on Pont Street in 1996 and was the Anya Hindmarch HQ for the early years of the business.

Sky opens first ever retail shop in Wales at St David’s Cardiff

Retail Focus

The St David’s Partnership, owners of St David’s Cardiff , has announced the opening of a new shop for Sky, Europe’s leading media and entertainment company; its first bricks and mortar site in Wales.

Klein Enterprises Acquires Row at GreenGate Shopping Center in Richmond

Shopping Center

An affiliate of Klein Enterprises has acquired The Row at GreenGate, a 100,000-square-foot shopping center located within the 75-acre GreenGate master-planned development in Richmond. Richmond, Va. —

Opinion: Consumers’ screen times gives shopping centres a headache

Inside Retail

Retail shopping centres face a major challenge rebuilding customer traffic and sales after the Covid-19 pandemic is controlled. The post Opinion: Consumers’ screen times gives shopping centres a headache appeared first on Inside Retail.

YouTube Makes Major Push into Live Shopping with Holiday Stream and Shop

Retail Touch

And as on many other online platforms, where there’s livestreaming there’s live shopping. This holiday season, YouTube is promoting the commercial potential of its platform with its first-ever live shopping pop-up event.

QVC and HSN Launch Celebrity-Packed Live Shopping Event

Retail Touch

QVC and HSN are launching “Shop With Us Live,” a livestream cross-platform shopping festival scheduled for November 6 and 7. Digital Commerce News Briefs HSN live shopping QVC shopping event

How personal shopping app Gimme aims to disrupt online delivery

Inside Retail

Currently available in Melbourne and Sydney, Gimme was started by Matt Bartalotta, Christian Charisiou and Lahiru Perera to solve one of the biggest pain points of online shopping: waiting for the order to arrive.

PLMA looks at SNAP recipients’ shopping habits

Mass Relators

NEW YORK — The Private Label Manufacturers Association has released a study about SNAP recipients’ food shopping attitudes and behaviors. Titled “Stretching Food Benefits: SNAP Recipients Speak Out on Shopping & Store Brands,” the report was prepared for retailers by PLMA.

Trentham Shopping Village bucks the national trend with 98% occupancy

Retail Focus

The ‘offline’ retail experience at Trentham Shopping Village is proving a hit with businesses and visitors alike. Occupancy at Trentham Shopping Village is now at 98.1%, meaning its vacancy figures are just 1.9%.

The Littlest Pet Shop opens at Thistles

A1 Retail

Freddie (six) and Sage Chapman (three) enjoy at trip to The Littlest Pet Shop at The Thistles, Stirling. A free event for all kids this summer which allows them to become a vet for the day and learn about different animals has opened at Thistles shopping centre .

Retail spending jumped in October as customers returned to shops

Inside Retail

The post Retail spending jumped in October as customers returned to shops appeared first on Inside Retail. Customer spending saw a strong recovery in October, according to CommBank’s Household Spending Intentions Index, with overall spending up 6.6 per cent from the month prior and 4.4

SDA: Withholding rest breaks has become “systemic” at McDonald’s

Inside Retail

The post SDA: Withholding rest breaks has become “systemic” at McDonald’s appeared first on Inside Retail.

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Solomon Lew calls on government to step up on shopping centre safety

Inside Retail

Premier Investments is calling on each state government to mandate Covid-safe check points at shopping centres as the eastern states prepare to exit their respective lockdowns. The post Solomon Lew calls on government to step up on shopping centre safety appeared first on Inside Retail.

Want to Know the Holiday Season’s Top Trends? Look at Back-to-School for Insight

Retail Touch

In fact, 58% said school would be a bigger deal this year and 56% said they are more excited about shopping for back-to-school items this year. The Compression of Shopping Seasons Will Continue. Consumers are ready to shop, and they will if there is product to purchase.”