STORES Magazine - April 2018 - 4
7 President's Page
8 Retail Politics
9 NRF News
50 End Cap
APRIL 2018 Volume 100, No.3 STORES.ORG
36 BUSINESS OPERATIONS
18 A Taste for Success
Food halls are the next step in the evolution of food retail.
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16 Retail People
Mariah Chase, CEO, Eloquii
26 SUPPLY CHAIN
Blockchain technology could bring
visibility, efficiency and security.
22 Want It, Need It, Gotta Have It
Technology's dominance on annual survey is
good news for retailers.
Womenswear brand Maggy
London digitizes product samples.
Talking about the future of
38 BUSINESS OPERATIONS
Bloomin' Brands uses data to save
money and improve the customer
40 BUSINESS OPERATIONS
Grove Collaborative reduces delivery
times and improves customer
42 STARTUP SPOTLIGHT
IceCream Labs uses machine
learning and visual intelligence to
n LOSS PREVENTION
Build.com leverages financing
platform to increase approval rates
and purchase sizes.
Lowe's expands training program to
help communities in need.
Ohio city sees success with retail
theft deterrent program.
Retailers deter theft while
Vending machines help create
unique customer experiences.
STORES April 2018