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SORO 2017
The State of Retailing Online 2017

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Retail Trends
Natural Insight

In this infographic, get all the statistics around new trends that are shaping brick-and-mortar, and how experiential marketing helps to lift sales.

Retail Trends
NEC Display Solutions

Traditional retailers face both a threat and an opportunity. The threat is becoming irrelevant in the face of emerging online trends, such as drone delivery and one-touch reordering options (including Amazon Dash).

Consumer Trends

Consumers’ choices in terms of where, how and why they buy are redefining retail and creating a new playbook for the industry. NRF's Consumer View is a quarterly look at what shapes retail.


Today, consumers have a growing number of online grocery shopping options. But at the same time, a majority of consumers continue to do at least a portion of their grocery shopping in a brick and mortar grocery store.

Retail Trends
Zebra Technologies

The Retail Vision Study offers comprehensive insights into how retailers will leverage technology in the future to help them enhance their businesses. As e-commerce and smartphones rewrite how today’s ever-connected consumers shop, digital disruption is transforming the retail sector.

Nudge Rewards

Why is it that countless promotions, initiatives, and product launches that look great on paper, fall flat on the sales floor? Finding the key to unlocking the potential of frontline teams is no easy task – and ensuring flawless in-store execution is even harder.

Platt Retail Institute

Emerging technologies, from robots to RFID, are affecting the way retailers operate, both in the customer environment and in the back of the store. This roundtable discussion focused on a variety of new technologies that are becoming part of the retail landscape.

Consumer Trends

With retailers earning 40% or more of their revenue during the holiday season, it’s the most wonderful — and important — time of the year.