3 Trajectories Powering Retail’s Latest Brand Boom

Retail is exciting, fast-moving, and filled with opportunity, yet information overload is a constant challenge. Join retail strategist, speaker, and trainer Carol Spieckerman every other Thursday as she navigates past the noise to get to the heart of what really matters in retail. In every episode, Carol harnesses her latest retail trajectories and interviews with industry experts to distill tools, tactics, and takeaways for wherever you play in retail. If you’re ready to cut to the chase, or just want to be inspired about where retail is going next, this show is for you.

 

Retailers and brands are spreading their wings as pandemic-era dynamics accelerate demand for differentiation and scale. Online marketplace expansion, private brand proliferation, and retailer-to-retailer hookups are powering retail’s latest brand boom and even though options abound, caution is called for. In this episode, Carol tracks her hottest retail trajectories and retail’s latest retail headlines to break down the brand action.

In this episode you’ll learn:

  • Why online marketplaces are a growing brand gateway
  • How scale-builders and curators will drive digital expansion
  • Why private brands are powerful category-killers in the COVID era
  • How frenemy forays are lowering brands’ resistance to down-market deals

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