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Sociologist Cassi Pittman Claytor outlines the work that needs to be done to combat retail racism: ‘You can’t treat a disease if you do not have metrics to test for it and diagnose it’

Cassi Pittman Claytor, a professor of sociology at Case Western Reserve University, says it’s imperative that retailers have a data-driven approach to combatting racism in the industry. “If companies have methods to identify where the problem is and where it’s more pronounced, they’re going to be more effective in addressing […]
Sociologist Cassi Pittman Claytor outlines the work that needs to be done to combat retail racism: ‘You can’t treat a disease if you do not have metrics to test for it and diagnose it’
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Fall Risk founder says that bucking the ‘frictionless’ retail trend helped him grow his company, which he started with a phone number that people called to buy clothes

Fall Risk founder and design director John Targon said during a session at Business Insider’s IGNITION: Redefining Retail conference in New York City on Tuesday that bucking the trend of “frictionless” retail helped his company grow. When Targon founded his company in early 2019, Fall Risk customers had to call […]
Fall Risk founder says that bucking the ‘frictionless’ retail trend helped him grow his company, which he started with a phone number that people called to buy clothes
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These are the 6 trends that will define online retail this year

Speaking at Business Insider’s IGNITIONRedefining Retail event, Geoff Ramsey, cofounder and chief evangelist of eMarketer, said to look out for six major online shopping trends in 2020 – including the rise of mobile commerce, frictionless shopping, and decreased shipping times. “Mobile is by far the fastest-growing retail commerce channel,” he […]
These are the 6 trends that will define online retail this year
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Don’t miss Man Repeller founder Leandra Medine and the founders of Fall Risk and AYR talking about the future of retail at Business Insider’s conference

Ignition: Redefining Retail, Business Insider’s first retail-centric conference, will take place in New York City on January 14. The conference will feature a host of executives, founders, and investors in conversation regarding the issues shaping the future of retail. Their discussions will cover everything from the rise of direct-to-consumer brands […]
Don’t miss Man Repeller founder Leandra Medine and the founders of Fall Risk and AYR talking about the future of retail at Business Insider’s conference