KHD Buzz – US Retail Posts Strong July Showing, The Future of Retail , The ‘De-Schlepping Of Retail’ and More
US Retail Sales Showed Strong Increases in July
July’s increase in core retail sales suggested the economy started the third quarter on a solid footing after posting its best performance in nearly four years in the second quarter. Read More
Is China Offering the Western World a Look at the Future of Retail?
It’s the largest retail market in the world, home to the largest online retailer in the world – yes Alibaba is still bigger than Amazon – and the companies doing business within China’s retail industry are among some of the most technologically advanced. So is the future of retail in the West already on display in the East? Read More
Mickey Drexler on the De-Schlepping Of Retail
Former CEO of J. Crew Group and Gap, Mickey Drexler, is controversial, but always entertaining, and in this recent Forbes interview about the state of retail in 2018 he did not disappoint, taking on what he calls the “de-schlepping of retail” Read More
Are Paper Catalogs on the Way Back?
Remember the thrill of shopping via paper catalogs? You might, but many consumers don’t, especially the big spending Millennial and Gen Z demographic. However, with the news that Amazon will be offering a printed catalog this holiday season the question arises; If Amazon’s doing it, the trend must be real, right? Are paper catalogs on their way back? Read More.Koehler Home Decor is a wholesaler of home decor accessories and unique gifts. Source quality wholesale merchandise at KoehlerHomeDecor.com and find tips for promoting your business on our blog.