Displays for the POS: from cardboard display to digital signage element

How displays are turning into key touchpoints along the customer journey

The actual decision to purchase a product or brand is often made at the POS. It takes the right means of communication to persuade consumers at this juncture. Most notably, this includes eye-catching brand communication. That’s why the retail industry frequently uses displays – also affectionately called “traffic stoppers” – to showcase small or seasonal items.

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Store design for adventurers and those who have a sweet tooth

The retail industry needs digital experts

Companies compete for candidates and vice versa

Digital transformation calls for highly qualified staff, also when it comes to the retail sector. Specialists with years of professional experience are much sought-after and courted with creative human resources marketing campaigns. Yet this search for talent is often likened to looking for the proverbial needle in the haystack.

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Business News

Retail News

High inflation rather than strong volumes will drive Christmas spend
GlobalData forecasts that total retail sales will increase by 1.9 percent in Q4 this year. Although this is up on the 1.5 percent increase recorded last year, this is driven entirely by inflation as volumes are forecast to remain flat, compared to the 1.3 percent growth in volumes experienced in Q4 2016.
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Holiday Shopping Season 2017: The early bird catches the worm
Procrastination dwindles as more shoppers plan to start Thanksgiving weekend with their holiday shopping. The Holiday 2017 shopping season will be the first when more U.S. consumers will start shopping in the middle of the season (Thanksgiving weekend) than will start late in the season, reports The NPD Group.
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UK Supermalls set to outperform physical retail growth
According to the latest report by GlobalData, the UK Supermalls market is forecast to rise 7.2 percent over the next five years. Thus the Supermalls market will be outpacing growth in physical locations (forecast to be 5.0 percent across non-food sectors), as focus on leisure and food service attracts millennials.
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Promotions just as important to UK customers as product quality
When it comes to buying home and kitchen appliances, British consumers admit that the right reward is just as important to them as quality of product. A study finds that promotions are a key factor in customers’ purchasing decisions.
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Brexit uncertainty fuels workforce shortages in retail
Without swift action to provide certainty for people from EU working in the UK and a new immigration system fit for the future, consumers could pay the price, according to a new report The People Roadmap published by the British Retail Consortium.
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Number of retailers offering same day delivery has tripled
With Amazon offering same day delivery in some markets, the push is on for retailers to get items delivered to customers as soon as possible. According to a new brp survey, more and more retailers try to meet elevated customer expectations by offering same day delivery, too.
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Survey: U.S. consumers embrace freedom to choose cash
The 2017 Health of Cash Study finds that consumers continue to value choice in their payment and spending options. Consumers also continue to use cash as part of their broader payment mix.
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Imports set to hit new monthly and annual records as retail sales continue to increase
Retail sales have been increasing continuously in the last seven years. Import numbers rise with this long-term pattern of sales growth. According to the NRF, retail supply chains are working hard to provide.
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NRF honors America’s Retail Champions
The award was presented Tuesday night at NRF’s annual Retail Advocates Summit as small retailers from across the country were honored for their advocacy on behalf of the industry.
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Tesco becomes first retailer to offer same day grocery delivery nationwide
Tesco has today announced it is extending its same day online grocery delivery service across the entire UK until the end of August, making it the first retailer to offer nationwide same day grocery delivery.
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Exhibitor News

Visit us at EuroCIS 2018 - Technology never sleeps
EuroCIS is Europe's meeting place for retail technology pros. This is where you will find the newest range of IT innovations geared to retail and omni-channel experiences. Visitors from...
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Unibox Launch Retail Design Blog
Unibox have created a source of retail design inspiration, on their new blog which includes all their featured projects from the last 12 months. Follow the link below to see the blog, and check back...
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Euroshop 2017!
Angelina Mannequins-Shopfitting Co. would like to thank you for visiting our stand in Euroshop 2017. We hope you enjoyed your visit as well as our innovative products. Please feel free to contact us...
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At Euroshop Arken S.p.a. Exhibits one of the most traditional shopfitting systems, the boiserie, reviewed in a contemporary tone.
" We told our story with honesty and openness, showing what we can do best" . Mr Carlo Baldassini- Architect and President of the company- said once back from Euroshop, the leading Exhibition...
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STORIES OF COLLECTIVE INTELLIGENCE AND INNOVATION IMPROVING LIFE
And here we are at the finish line of this vibrant 2017 edition of Euroshop that leaves its mark! The Sharing Avenue has been traveled in all directions and in every sense by many visitors. Walking,...
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Spot the join as Wrights Plastics launch innovative Solid Surface signage at Euroshop.
It was a case of ‘join? What join?’ for visitors to the Wrights Plastics stand at Euroshop as the UK retail display specialist demonstrated their latest production innovation. The company,...
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GASTRONOMY JEWELS SHIELDED IN PRECIOUS TECHNOLOGICAL SOLUTIONS
Pesce vivo, Il Ghiottone goloso, Gusto veneto, Buon Gusto . They are all unmissable stops further along the Sharing Avenue looking for new visual, olfactive, emotional stirrings as well as new...
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THE ART OF DISPLAYING THE BEAUTY AND THE GOOD OF THE MEAT
Springs into action the fourth thrilling day of Euroshop 2017 in the sign of sharing and making group. And it is precisely the Arneg Group, immortalized in a picture that highlights all the women and...
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ABS Group presents ABSolutely™, a comprehensive fabric and technology system for set-up installations
ABS Group is to present ABSolutely™ at the most important international trade show addressed to the retail industry and to store design, to be held in Dusseldorf (Germany) from 5 to 9 March 2017.
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FLAVORS AND NEW LIFESTYLES AT THE BOOK CAFFE' AND IN THE BAKERY
An endless queue of customers and visitors runs along the lively and dynamic Sharing Avenue. This is how begins this third day of exhibition at the Arneg stand. Cappuccino and brioche to start off on...
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