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daryn May 22, 2023
Vendors big and small are turning to technology more than ever to navigate some kind of post-pandemic recovery
daryn September 12, 2022
Iconic department store Bloomingdale’s is celebrating its 150th anniversary with a new virtual store, designed by Emperia, that will go live during New York Fashion Week, which starts September 9.
Lauren July 08, 2022

The wooded campus that once housed the global headquarters of Toys “R” Us in Wayne, N.J., is 85 percent vacant today. On a weekday, the parking spots for 1,900 cars are mostly empty. The helipad is unused. So is the corporate dining hall, with its views of the serene grounds. Hundreds of cubicles — the spacious old-school kind with the high walls, not the littl...

Lauren July 06, 2022
Amazon is rolling out a fleet of e-cargo bikes and on-foot delivery staff in the United Kingdom as part of its efforts to reduce carbon emissions.
Lauren July 06, 2022
A shopping boom in Brooklyn’s trendy Williamsburg neighborhood is the latest sign that remote work is helping revitalize retail real estate in New York City’s residential areas.
daryn June 06, 2022
Walmart customers in six states will soon be able to have their orders delivered by drone in less than 30 minutes, Joann reports.  
daryn May 06, 2022
Just as physical retailers once outsourced their e-commerce operations, online brands are now looking for cost-effective ways to open their own stores, Richard Collings, author of Axios Pro Retail writes.
daryn April 21, 2022
Retail, real estate and hospitality are some of the industries which will encounter big opportunities for expansion in the metaverse, says one industry expert.
daryn April 05, 2022
The first commercial drone delivery service in a major U.S. metropolitan area will launch this week in suburban Dallas, where Google-owned Wing will begin delivering items from Walgreens and a few other partners.  
daryn March 30, 2022
For most of the past two years, a large part of the American workforce has been in a state of flux about the return to the office.