Today's mass retailers are pushing into children's apparel by experimenting with a variety of purchasing models, and pushing more premium brands.
Over the past seven years, Best Buy become a model example of how big-box retailers can survive in the age of Amazon.
It's shaping up to be the year of spin-offs in retail, as brands that have struggled for years to grow sales are offloading their best-performing assets.
Walmart is renovating tired old stores and using automation technology to help it serve in-store and e-commerce customers concurrently.
Drugstores are embracing CBD (cannabidiol) products, pushing the trend into the mass market.
Adidas is doubling down on its partnerships with non-athletes.
Twitch has proven there is a big market for watching other people play video games, so why not the same for shopping.
Serial entrepreneur Eric Ryan still believes that the best way to build a CPG brand that can scale is by working with mass retailers.
Retailers are increasingly giving their wedding and baby registries a high-tech upgrade, in response to changing consumer tastes and competition from digitally-native startups.
As brands push for more direct sales and customer connection, the business model for middlemen has had to pivot as well.
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