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3 Ways Retailers Can Win the Back-to-School Shopping Season

Back-to-school is the second biggest shopping season for U.S. retailers. The National Retail Federation (NRF) estimates consumers will spend $75.8 billion this year, up 11.5 percent from 2015. School shopping includes school supplies, clothes, electronics, and housewares for dorms. Brick-and-mortar retailers are constantly looking for new ways to get a …

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Trends in Retail and the Personalized Experience

Even though 93 percent of retail decision makers say service personalization is a strategic focus, only one-quarter of consumers feel they receive a consistent, personal experience across channels. Trends in Retail and Personalized Experience In 2016, TimeTrade surveyed 100 C-level decision makers and more than 5,000 consumers about plans and …