Big Picture Monday: Retail Trends You Should Know About

Every week, JCK’s Big
Picture Monday rounds up the most interesting stories about trends in
retailing:

NRF’s top ten
holiday trends.

Department stores “go
into fast fashion.”

Will gift cards make
a comeback?

Ten retail training
tips for the holidays.

Retailers taking advantage of disconnected
phone numbers.

Chart your
“ideal customer.”

Some luxury sites invite
reviews.

More luxury companies have apps.

Luxury brands are “not
using video effectively.”

Tips for
creating “winning” videos.

How small businesses
can measure their “brand equity.”

Some small merchants going online
only.

“Purpose-driven marketing” all the rage.

Credit cards get
a makeover.