Tag Archives: retail trends

The Brick and Mortar Experience: What Shoppers Value Most

It’s no secret that online shopping has exploded in the past few years. Shoppers have almost everything in the world available for purchase right at their fingertips. While some retailers scramble to increase their online offerings, other large retail companies who once operated solely on the web are taking their products to the streets. Amazon […]

#RIC16 In a Nutshell

There’s no better time than spring in NYC, so I didn’t have to be convinced to head east for Retail Touchpoint’s Retail Innovation Conference. It was a productive and inspiring week full of brand success stories, industry insights and networking opportunities. Here are of some of the week’s biggest takeaways: Omnichannel is more than just […]

How Smartphones and Tablets Really Impact Retailers

Mobile payments, mobile marketing, mobile sales — retailers are almost as excited as their users are when it comes to the latest and greatest tablet or smartphone. But it’s not all positive news for brick-and-mortar stores, with headlines of “Retailers: Evolve or Die” and “Showrooming Takes Over.” What’s the deal? Should stores worry about how […]

Prism at the Big Show

The retail event of the year is here again! Start off 2015 by visiting Prism in Booth #2675 at the Big Show. If you’re interested in retail analytics, visual merchandising, or simply better managing your brick-and-mortar business, we’ll be there to show you how. You can also find us in Axis Communications booth #3133, or shoot us […]

Spring Retail Trends

2014 had a rocky start for stores: Winter storms and thrifty customers contributed to a 0.6% drop in January retail sales. But February marked a rebound, and now with daylight savings time in full swing, spring hours, warmer days, and optimistic shoppers are driving retail forward. Here’s what we’re seeing “springing up”: Retailers as Curators […]

NRF Big Show Recap

The Prism team was in New York last week for Retail’s Big Show. With over 30,000 retailers, integrators, and vendors in attendance, there was never a slow moment at our booth. We got to see some amazing new retail tech and share Prism’s plans for 2014 with some of the industry’s best and brightest. The […]

Four Reasons You Should Visit Prism Skylabs at NRF

The 2014 NRF Big Show is fast approaching. We’ll be in New York, ready to talk retail at Booth #3939 in the ARTS Pavilion. We’d love it if you would stop by and say hello. New Features We’ll be showcasing a host of new visual merchandising and analytics capabilities: Remote, real-time audits of any display or promotion Heatmaps that […]

Thinking Forward: Retail Trends in 2014

In 2013 we saw retailers embrace connected commerce. The new year promises to continue that trend. With January 1st just behind us, let’s take a look at what the 2014 has in store for brick-and-mortar. Big-Box, meet Pop-Up Pop-up stores are one of the fastest-growing trends in brick-and-mortar retail. Up-and-comers and large chains alike are jumping […]