GMDC|Retail Tomorrow, A.T. Kearney Identify Emotional & Experiential Connection as Top Consumer Drivers within Brick-and-Mortar Retail

It is undeniable that online retailers are capturing an ever-increasing share of many general merchandise (GM) categories. Still, brick-and-mortar retailers can remain competitive when evaluating their GM strategies on a category-by-category, platform-by-platform, and customer-segmentation basis in order to fine-tune their offerings. This is one of the conclusions contained in the 2019 GMDC|Retail Tomorrow General Merchandise Benchmarking Study,an annual industry report recently …

GMDC|Retail Tomorrow Announces Top Products at 2019 General Merchandise Conference

Easily Displayable Products Among Showcase’s Most Popular COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Leading retail industry trade association Global Market Development Center (GMDC)|Retail Tomorrow recently hosted its 2019 General Merchandise Conference in Denver. The event brought together retailers, wholesalers, suppliers and service/solution companies for an exclusive preview of the latest non-food products and insights into how to adapt to consumers’ evolving needs, grow and maximize …