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Staples is opening podcast studios in six Boston stores

Staples' latest ploy to get people into its retail stores is podcast recording booths. This week, the podcasting company Spreaker announced that it's part of a collaboration bringing recording spaces
Airports are one place e-commerce can’t touch

Airports are one place e-commerce can’t touch

Record numbers of travelers are visiting their stores, and retailers are making the most of the opportunity.

Word of Mouth: Nashville

Tennessee's capital appeals for more than its music, neon signs and cowboy boots Part of the appeal of Tennessee’s capital city lies in its ability to retain its storied history as a lively,
Heroic Pets: Stories Of Animals Who Saved Lives

Heroic Pets: Stories Of Animals Who Saved Lives

Pets are comforting animals in our lives, but in some people's lives -- they are the very reason they're STILL alive. In a viral , users flooded the comment section and shared stories of how their
The Chimp Store Welcomes SCUM by Rat Boy Into the Frey

The Chimp Store Welcomes SCUM by Rat Boy Into the Frey

Music and streetwear collide as The Chimp Store welcomes SCUM by Rat Boy to their online catalogue.
The rise of e-commerce is rippling across the labor force

The rise of e-commerce is rippling across the labor force

How we shop is changing, and that's affecting how we work.
Why Amazon is betting on stores

Why Amazon is betting on stores

Between Amazon Go and Whole Foods, the retail behemoth recognizes that stores aren’t going away.

7-Eleven is the next retailer to test cashierless stores

7-Eleven is the latest retailer to test the “cashierless” store concept, following Amazon’s big push into the market with its Amazon Go convenience stores that use technology, instead of people, to
Meek Mill Gets in Verbal Altercation With Nicki Minaj and Her Husband

Meek Mill Gets in Verbal Altercation With Nicki Minaj and Her Husband

The incident reportedly took place on Friday at a store in West Hollywood.
H&M teams with one of Bollywood’s favorite designers as its growth in India surges

H&M teams with one of Bollywood’s favorite designers as its growth in India surges

The chain is collaborating with Sabyasachi, known as the bridal designer of choice for Bollywood stars and India's wealthy elite.
Man Gets Dragged After He Admits to Calling Police Over Mispriced Toothbrush at Target

Man Gets Dragged After He Admits to Calling Police Over Mispriced Toothbrush at Target

The man detailed the incident in a series of tweets: "I'm shaking still."
Opening Ceremony's Store Closure Is More Than Just Another Retail Casualty

Opening Ceremony's Store Closure Is More Than Just Another Retail Casualty

"It was as if New York fashion Tumblr was a store," Jian DeLeon, editorial director of High Snobiety, says of Opening Ceremony, which announced this week that it would be closing all retail locations.
The lost Apple Store design of the 1990s

The lost Apple Store design of the 1990s

In the 1990s, Marc Newsom designed the Apple retail store concept as imagined in this presentation video by Me Company. While this design didn't get the go-ahead from Apple twenty-five years ago,
Opening Ceremony to Close All Stores This Year

Opening Ceremony to Close All Stores This Year

Earlier this week, Opening Ceremony was acquired by New Guards Group.
In the Days Before Fridges: Vintage Photographs Show Butcher Shop Fronts In The Victorian Era

In the Days Before Fridges: Vintage Photographs Show Butcher Shop Fronts In The Victorian Era

Although the Victorian times might be remembered for dodgy health and safety and questionable pie fillings, the 19th century saw...
Chemists of Apparel: SEVENSTORE Takes an inside Look on NEMEN

Chemists of Apparel: SEVENSTORE Takes an inside Look on NEMEN

Heralded as scientists of the apparel world, NEMEN steps into the light alongside SEVENSTORE to showcase their inner workings.
Woman "accidentally" spent the night in a mattress store

Woman "accidentally" spent the night in a mattress store

In Richmond Heights, Missouri, a woman says she visited a mattress store to test out the beds, finding one so comfortable that she fell asleep. As she snoozed apparently unnoticed, the employees
Online grocer Grofers is on a small-town high in India

Online grocer Grofers is on a small-town high in India

"We have always stood for discounts."

Holiday Gift Guides 2019: Brick + Mortar

For those who need to buy offline, pleasant presents found in real-life stores It’s officially too late to shop for holiday gifts online, but there’s still time to grab a last-minute present the old