By carefully curating the selection of products it stocks, Neighborhood Goods is helping shoppers find assorted products that align with their values. Since launching, it now has three stores across the US, each with a local perspective and community focus that tap into new shopping behaviors.
With online stores becoming more innovative, what’s needed to lure young Americans back to brick-and-mortar locations? Following on from tracking this behavior in our Shopping Sector Snapshot, Canvas8 spoke to nine US Gen Zers to find out more about what they want from in-person retail.
The ease and convenience of online shopping may have led to department stores closing across the UK, but they still continue to be a vital part of retail’s cultural heritage. Bobby’s in Bournemouth is one store that has undergone a transformation to adapt to new challenges facing the high street.
Fabletics has opened its first shop-in-shop for Yitty by Lizzo, a shapewear brand made for all body types. People are demanding more diverse body representation and are increasingly opting for brands that embody redefined ideals of inclusivity that don't make them feel marginalised.
The Body Shop has launched concept workshop stores across Canada to appeal to its customers’ eco-ambitions. With refill stations and dedicated sustainability education areas, as well as a local focus, the retailer is showing people that change begins with small acts of love for the planet.