Before you pop that champagne at midnight, how about a quick recap of 2017's most buzzworthy retail topics? Here were our 5 most clicked posts from a year that will go down in history.
From Digital To Brick-and Mortar
We had the chance to walk through the Everlane's first permanent physical location with retail anthropologist Paco Underhill. His insights on what makes retail a religious experience shouldn't be missed.
Oops I Did It Again. I Drank Wine and Wrote About the Met Gala.
The Met Gala is a big deal and the
costumes outfits are something else too. Our (mostly) sober version of events.
Meet The Expert: Jim Shreve of Baccarat
We are fortunate enough to be surrounded (and advised) by some of the best and brightest minds in retail. And our advisor Jim Shreve is no exception. With a career spanning brands including Gap, Nordstrom, and Diesel, he has some wise words for the industry and those wanting to get their foot in the door.
Talking Customer Focus with Away
Mark Chou is the VP of Growth Marketing and E-Commerce at digital disruptor Away, and he shares his wealth of knowledge on how growth is truly driven by a razor-sharp focus on the customer experience.
When Hipsters Overtook Workwear
Fashion's definitely taken a more casual turn in recent years, and one of the most noteworthy trends is workwear. Brands including Carhartt, Dickies, and Timberland are finding new audiences that don't have much to do with manual labor. So what gives? Our analysis dives into how workwear went from construction site to Urban Outfitters store.