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Research • Retail

Are food delivery apps "eating up" restaurants?

Digital ordering has grown 300 percent faster than dine-in traffic since 2014. What can restaurants do to survive?
Darren Yates
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Research • Retail

Five Fast Facts: 2019 Holiday Shopping Season Recap

See where shoppers and retailers netted out in their quest for gifts and sales via bricks-and-mortar, online and everything in between in our compilation of Five Fast Facts: 2019 Holiday Shopping Season Recap!
Garrick Brown • 2/18/2020
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Research • Retail

Pop-up-a-Palooza!

2019 was the year that the pop-up store "popped out." Digital natives going bricks-and-mortar; an explosion of local entrepreneurism; the rise of upstart brands; a new launching pad for global retailers, and so much more.
Garrick Brown • 12/10/2019
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Insights • Retail

Five Fast Facts: Travel Retail Edition

As consumer behavior continues to evolve and security procedures at airports have prolonged dwell times, retailers have recognized an amplified opportunity to reach our nation’s travelers.
Garrick Brown • 11/20/2019
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Research • Retail

2019 Cool Streets

The 18-Hour Cool Street is driven by persistent urban renewal. Though “upstart” neighborhoods in some markets were unexpected, the trend will continue.
Garrick Brown • 10/8/2019
Cool Streets 2019 Edition
Article • Topical Report

Rise of the 18-Hour Cool Street

Cool Streets are shifting from being a new crop of retail districts emerging in North America to something even further and wider.
Garrick Brown • 10/8/2019