DEC 6, 2019
eMarketer global director of public relations Douglas Clark compares our in-store sales and retail ecommerce forecasts and talks Macy’s, Walmart and The Home Depot.
NOV 14, 2019
As with video viewing, digital technology has taken a large role in teens’ shopping without altogether replacing older methods. We estimate that 61.8% of 14- to 17-year-olds in the US will be digital buyers next year. Though substantial, that’s lower than the penetration rates of all other age groups younger than 65.
SEP 11, 2019
eMarketer principal analyst Andrew Lipsman discusses how stores are adapting to their customers' lifestyles, why Target saw a rush of back-to-school shoppers, how consumers feel about shopping at Best Buy and more.
MAR 26, 2020
D2C brands are expanding distribution by opening permanent stores, pop-ups and creating retail partnerships with traditional brick-and-mortar retailers. WHAT’S IN THIS REPORT? This report provides the latest trends in D2C brand adoption and analysis of how D2Cs can best position themselves for long-term growth.
OCT 24, 2019
eMarketer was pleased to moderate a Tech-Talk webinar presentation featuring Loran Gutt, vice president of corporate development at Bazaarvoice, where he discussed the strategies retailers are employing to deliver on a complex and ever-changing set of demands.
DEC 6, 2019
Consumers have more opportunities to combine the best of online and brick-and-mortar shopping this year, which could help with some of that stress caused by the shorter shopping season. Buy online, pick up in store (BOPIS) options continue to gain popularity, with six in ten retailers offering BOPIS this year. That's up from 52% in 2018.
MAR 25, 2020
But it’s still a fragile time for brick-and-mortar, as China's consumers remain wary of potentially sparking another outbreak. Some retailers are rolling out new promotions and discounts, hoping to incentivize shopping. However, consumers' current worries run deeper than getting a good deal. They are faced with anxieties about not only their personal finances, but also job security.
OCT 21, 2021
Related content: For a closer look into why checkout-free technology may be the future of brick-and-mortar retail, check out our Q&A with Andy Radlow, chief revenue officer at autonomous checkout firm Grabango.
JAN 26, 2020
SEP 25, 2019
In-store shopping is seeing a resurgence as retailers continue to provide consumers with convenient and exciting purchase experiences. And with the holidays approaching, it’s important for retailers to evolve their in-store strategies to encourage repeat shopping.
OCT 3, 2019
Though most are loath to admit it, retailers already make extensive, behind-the-scenes use of biometrics to track employees, nab shoplifters and improve store security.
MAY 28, 2020
However, there's still uncertainty over when many consumers will feel comfortable stepping into a brick-and-mortar location. Nearly half of internet users in China said they'll be eating out at restaurants less often post-pandemic, while fewer said the same about bars and pubs (35%), fast-food outlets (31%) and cinemas (33%), per GlobalWebIndex.
FEB 1, 2021
JUN 2, 2020
It had been focused on brick-and-mortar and did well in lower-tier cities. Obviously, it wasn't getting traffic to its stores, so the company launched a miniprogram to sell its products. Then, its staff members were told to get out there and push the miniprogram with their networks, friends and families.
NOV 10, 2020
Digital retail will have a huge impact on UK shopper trends in the coming holiday season. This year,
ecommerce will account for nearly a third of all holiday spending, its largest share to date. Brick-and-
mortar shopping, meanwhile, remains on the precipice.
JAN 22, 2020
SEP 9, 2019
eMarketer forecasting director Shelleen Shum compares our estimates for brick-and-mortar and ecommerce sales for Western European markets amid an economic slowdown.
SEP 1, 2020
JAN 28, 2020
OCT 11, 2019
OCT 27, 2021
The past 18 months have been a whirlwind in retail, with consumers adapting to technology at a faster clip and retailers looking to bridge the gap between online and in-store. However, total retail sales will dip slightly in the new year before returning to pre-pandemic levels in 2023 and beyond.
MAR 24, 2021
Best Buy also recently reported that 48% of its online sales were picked up at a brick-and-mortar location in 2020. Collectively, these data points paint a revealing picture. For these major retailers, click and collect represented well over a third of all their ecommerce sales.
MAR 25, 2021
JUL 13, 2021
HERO lets online customers connect with in-store retail associates to ask product questions and seek other support—which could help Klarna strengthen its merchant relationships.
MAY 12, 2021
Article: Retailers may want to upgrade their stores as consumers prepare to boost brick-and-mortar spending this spring.