5 Retail Automation Trends that Can Turn Your Business to Gold

Automation is like the fabled king Midas, whose touch could turn everything into gold. All the industries that have embraced automation, changed beyond recognition. In the retail industry, the changes are visible. Automation is bringing new trends to the retail... Read more

BS-VI pre-buying: Two-wheeler industry banks on retail financiers

Two-wheeler industry feels that availability of adequate financing will be a key requirement to meet the pre-buying demand that may come due to migration to BS-VI norms from April 1, 2020. Though the two-wheeler industry is reported to be facing... Read more

CPSE ETF opens for retail investors on Friday; is it worth investing?

NEW DELHI: The Rs 10,000-crore follow on fund offer (FFO) of CPSE ETF will open for retail investors on Friday. While investors usually show caution in picking PSU stocks, CPSE ETF offerings have seen overwhelming response ever since the new... Read more

How AI is powering the transformation of the retail industry

The brick-and-mortar retail industry is not in a good moment right now. Much of the turmoil in this industry comes from the fact that consumers are seeking a richer and indulging retail experience that reduces friction – much like what... Read more

Why retail investors don’t make money when investing directly in equity

Herd behavior drags investors towards overvalued securities. Economic theory says human beings are rational agents and their investment ideas are goaloriented, evaluative, consistent and free from emotions. However, in reality, the investment behaviour of retail investors can often be irrational. Data pertaining... Read more

Could Mastercard Smart Mirror Boost Retail Sales for Your Small Business?

Removing the pain point of the payment process is one of the best ways to improve the customer experience for karge and small retailers. The new Mastercard Smart Mirror will be the first of its kind to include a payment... Read more

UK retail sales growth flat but beats forecasts – business live

A shopper carries dozens of bags as UK retail sales for July are set to be released Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA Time for a bit of light relief after those chewy retail sales figures. Harper’s has published a transcript of the jury selection process... Read more

Future Retail to demerge home retail business

Shares of Future Retail Ltd hit an all-time high on Thursday after India’s biggest departmental store chain said its board has decided to consolidate its offline and online home retail businesses under a single entity called Praxis Home Retail Pvt.... Read more

6 Ways to Compete Using Retail Customer Experience

It started with the Great Recession. As they tightened their belts, Americans spent less on products and more on experiences. While the economy has improved, this attitude hasn’t changed: Consumers of all ages are increasingly spending their money on experiences... Read more

Agile Retail Brings Tech and Fashion Together

How do you make a better fashion company? CEO Roman Kirsch would tell you to build a tech company that does fashion. Speaking in broad strokes, there do not seem to be two mainstream industries quite as at odds with... Read more