Bulletin offers a flexible approach to shared retail space

Bulletin SoHo In the startup world, opening a real-world, physical store can seem a bit quaint. Who wants to deal with the sky-high rents charged in prime, urban locations, not to mention getting locked into a long-term lease? Well, a Y Combinator-backed company called Bulletin is looking to offer a more flexible experience for brands who want to sell their products in brick-and-mortar stores — COO… Read More

The 3 Reasons Why All Fashion Retailers Love Instagram

The construction of a prototype for a leather hat lining is displayed, mid-stitch. A completed beaver felt bowler rests on head of cork. A small child and a middle-aged architect both proudly display their own hats inside a Manhattan-based hat store. These beautifully constructed…

Six Startup Retail Tech Trends To Watch For In 2017

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Techstars and Target: Driving Innovation for Retail

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The impact of machine learning on the customer experience

A true genius in his own right, a whole new generation came to know Alan Turing, played brilliantly by Benedict Cumberbatch, in the movie on his life and impact on ending WWII, The Imitation Game. Turing predicted machine learning would play a big role in modern computing in his article the Turing Test way back in 1950. Turing […]

How retailers can keep up with Amazon Go

The sci-fi fantasy of seamless, AI-powered shopping has captivated the public imagination for many years running. Today this dream is essentially a reality, as evidenced most recently by Amazon’s new physical grocery store, Amazon Go, which features a checkout-free shopping experience facilitated by a smartphone app and powered by “computer vision, sensor fusion and deep […]