E-Commerce Retail Briefing
By Vincent Phamvan, Julia Luce, and Chris Laning
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A 10-minute briefing on the week’s retail and e-commerce news. This roundup includes top-tier updates on the consumer trends, global policies, and business news that directly impacts the retail and e-commerce space. Hosted by retail expert Vincent Phamvan of Simplr.
||CleanDirect to Consumer Disruptions, Big Box Retail Falls, Sierra and Maddy from Great Jones Cookware||Deloitte shares the trends on why Direct to Consumer startups are rapidly growing, Big Box Retailers saw disappointing Q4 results, and Chris Walton's analysis of the Store of the Future are in this episode. We're joined by Maddy Moeliss and Sierra Tishg||1/13/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA look back at 2018 trends and what to expect in 2019||A look at how the Amazon Effect will impact e-commerce in 2019.||1/6/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDIFF Eyewear co-founder Chad Jernigan, Holiday sales heat up, retail chains’ footprint in NYC, furniture buying… Millennial style.||DIFF Eyewear is a social enterprise success story. Vincent talks to co-founder Chad Jernigan about the company’s ambassador/influencer model and how the Kardashians have catapulted the brand to superstardom.||12/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSan Francisco’s empty storefront problem, Brexit’s impact on the UK high, street, P&G acquires Walker & Co.||SF Mayor London Breed’s plan to reinvigorate the city’s deadened storefronts. Plus, Brexit’s toll on the holiday shopping season, Walker’s acquisition by P&G, and news from Drizly and Stitch Fix.||12/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTrade Truce with China, Peloton v. SoulCyle, Cashierless Tech for Big Spaces||The latest news and interview with Alex Bird of Kiss My Keto on the impending January 1 tariff hike on $200 billion worth of Chinese exports. Also, Amazon’s cashierless checkouts, Peloton v. SoulCycle, Ikea shrinks square footage, and Cuba’s long-an||12/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe State of Fashion for 2019, Beauty Industry’s Makeover, Quip Raises $40 Million||McKinsey just released it’s highly-anticipated “State of Fashion” for 2019. So what’s in store for next year? Lots of uncertainty and opportunity to upend the status quo. Also in this episode: What’s happening in the beauty industry right now,||12/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBlack Friday edition: In-store pickup vs delivery, the rise of brands like Bonobos and fall of Victoria Secret, Best Buy Black Friday, and more||This week, we're broadcasting updates from Best Buy's Black Friday. More consumers are picking in-store pickup and curb-side pickup over 2-day shipping (and retailers are benefiting from additional sales opportunities). Male brands like Bonobos, Untucki||11/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanConsumer Spending this Holiday Season, Amazon HQ2, Juul E-Cigarettes, and CA Fires||October was a rough period in the stock market with the S&P 500 logging its largest monthly decline in seven years. But what should retailers expect for consumer spending? Also, covering Amazon's announcement of HQ2, FDA changes regulations on e-cigaret||11/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
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