Amazon Plans To Expand Grocery Stores Across The US
Amazon said it planned to open cashierless Amazon Go supermarkets and pop-up stores in 2020 equipped with cameras and sensors that allow the company to bill shoppers through an app for items they pick off shelves, eliminating the need for a checkout line.
Foot Locker Plots a Return to Richmond
“We are testing a temporary ‘Pop Up’ store in this location to serve our consumers in the area,” Foot Locker spokeswoman Mary Signorino said in an email. “We look forward to connecting with and learning more about our consumers in this local community.”
The Invisible Store
Pop up stores as temporary channels of any omnichannel strategy make the effort to create contents transforming a non place as a department store, where the human beings remain anonymous, to a crossroad of human relations and valuable exchange.
Why a 'Pop Up' Should Be Part of The Retail Strategy PlayBook.
The concept of pop-ups often capitalises on consumers’ fear-of-missing-out (FOMO) mentality. Today’s audience is constantly the next best thing, and pop-ups are a way for retailers to talk about and share their business with others at a time when experiences are a far greater currency than simple in-store transactions.
The Pandemic Is Rewriting the Rules of Retail
Even before the Covid-19 pandemic and economic crisis, brick-and-mortar retailers had been fighting a fierce battle against Amazon and other e-commerce players. Those challenges have now accelerated at staggering speed.