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How to Keep Your Stores ADA Compliant

First enacted in 1990, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requires retailers to provide access to their goods and services to people with disabilities. Back in 2017, U.S. stores were hit with more than 7,500 lawsuits—costing over $100 million—for failing to properly meet ADA requirements. Because the ADA doesn’t require prior notice of alleged violations, […]

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From retail technology solutions that enhance customer experiences to CBD-infused snacks and beverages, here’s what’s already trending in the convenience store space this year. Loyalty Programs Prevail. Customers continue to show their love for the loyalty/rewards programs. According to Excentus’ C-Store Shopper Profile 2018 report, 43 percent of shoppers visit a convenience store because of […]

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Data-driven intel is the key to helping today’s retailers reduce their carbon footprint in a variety of ways. From cutting back on print overages to saving fuel by avoiding unnecessary store checks, here are three ways retailers can rely on store intelligence solutions to help with sustainability. Avoid Overage – Reduce waste and print overages […]

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According to a 2016 POPAI study, store compliance is merely 40 percent on average, meaning  more than half of the display materials retailers produce goes to waste.  Seventeen percent of the stores included in the survey displayed POP that was considered “drastically different than planned.” Oftentimes, the wrong-sized materials are sent to the store. Surprisingly, […]

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As in-store pick up grows in popularity, retailers are doing everything they can to ensure the success of their buy online, pick up in store (BOPIS) program. However, creating a streamlined click and collect strategy doesn’t have to be costly and complex. Leveraging custom store intelligence offers retailers valuable store-specific insight that can effectively reduce […]

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NRF 2019: Retail’s Big Show—the world’s largest retail conference and expo held Jan. 13-15 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in NYC—is quickly approaching. With 16K attendees, 700+ retailers, and nearly 100 exhibitors expected, this is “more than a conference,” says the NRF. “It’s a community filled with the largest global audience and exhibitor […]

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With shoppers spending nearly $1,536 this holiday season, retailers need to do everything they can to entice new and existing customers, increase revenue and deliver the best shopping experience possible. Having the right tools handy is the key to staying competitive. From task management to efficiently executing in-store promotions, here’s how a store intelligence solution […]

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Publix, Aldi and Kroger are just some of today’s grocery stores investing millions in store remodeling. However, updating legacy grocery stores doesn’t have to be overpriced and overwhelming. Sometimes all it takes is a little paint, stylish fixtures, creativity and the ability to hone in on important store location details. Reducing renovation costs and complexities […]

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Mankind has made so many advancements over time, from the wheel to landing on the moon and cracking the genetic code. So why do we still struggle with something as basic as communication? In retail, effective communication is the key to everything – employee engagement, store execution and store sales. It doesn’t have to be […]

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Retail pioneer John Wanamaker is credited with saying, “Half the money I spend on advertising is wasted; the trouble is I don’t know which half.” In over 100 years of POP advertising, you could say not much has changed when it comes to overcoming this common retail challenge. In fact, it’s probably gotten harder to […]

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