A grocery store in Vancouver, BC recently rolled out a collection of plastic bags meant to shame shoppers into using reusable bags, and failed miserably. Their lineup of 3 bags are now sought after by those who love the humor behind it. While the grocer may be disappointed the shaming did not work, there is … Continue reading Grocer’s Plastic Bag Shaming Backfires
Soon there will be a restaurant in London offering a free 6 course meal with a twist. Before you can dine, you must provide your own table! No table? You can borrow one with a small donation. While this may not be the best business model if you want to make money, it is a … Continue reading Bring Your Own Table and Receive a Free Dinner
In a market run by the likes of Domino's, Pizza Hut, and Papa John's, there is a little east coast company that is proving that it is possible to pay fair wages in this industry. That shop is &pizza (pronounced and pizza). With 36 current locations, Michael Lastoria hope's to have just over 40 by … Continue reading &Pizza is Renovating the Pizza Business
While the UK recently had their own store go cashless on a trial basis (article here), Amazon Go has been making it's own strides in business. Their cashless shops are accepting cash. Most of the world has gone cash-free, and they are also looking for the fastest way to shop. In a few places, now … Continue reading Amazon Go Not-So-Cashless Shopping
Walmart is trying out a new approach to serving the customer with their new AI system called intelligent retail lab (IRL). The store, which recently opened in New York state, is fine tuned to be the perfect customer experience. The system controls availability and stock quality, guaranteeing you exactly what you need. It genuinely sounds … Continue reading Walmart Turns Towards AI to Better Serve YOU!
The worst part of shopping online is mailing back all the products that arrive as junk. No need to fret. Amazon returns will soon be accepted in store, at Kohls! The brick and mortar shop has been fighting the decline of traditional shopping for years. Accepting Amazon returns, at no additional cost to you, is … Continue reading Return Amazon Purchases at Kohls: Coming Soon!