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Ray Hartjen
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still striving for hair metal legend status
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I share my thoughts on mitigating Loss Prevention risks at retail, new on the Comm-Works blog.
Loss Prevention is BIG business for retailers, with shrink amounting to over 1.5 percent of sales. Our +Ray Hartjen provides 3 tips for retailers to take proactive measures to minimize losses, new on the Comm-Works blog. #retail #LP
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I spoke with the crew at MarketScale about #retail and real, applicable #AI in stores. Check out the podcast, available now.
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I share my thoughts on what retail - and shoppers - can expect in 2018, new for Independent Retailer (I'm on page 44). #retail
What's to come of retail in 2018? Independent Retailer asked industry experts, including +RetailNext's +Ray Hartjen, and their collective insights are in the current edition. #SmartStore #retail
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I share my thoughts on product returns and the impact on retailers and shoppers in this new article by Joe Taschler for the +Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. #retailnext #retail
As the holidays come to a close, shopping is still going strong, and consumers can expect to continue to see plenty of price promotions. New for the +Milwaukee Journal Sentinel by Joe Taschler, featuring the insights of +RetailNext's +Ray Hartjen.
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I share my thoughts on retail's holiday 2017 performance in this new article by Ted Sherman for the New Jersey Star-Ledger and +NJ.com.
While many wished for a white Christmas, retailers looked for a green one. Ted Sherman takes a look at early #holiday returns for the industry, with the insights of +RetailNext's +Ray Hartjen and others.
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I contribute my thoughts to retail trends in 2017 in this new article for +CPC Strategy, written by Leanna Kelly. #RetailNext
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I share my $0.02 with Joe Taschler for his latest article on holiday shopping and what consumers can expect, new in the +Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
Those holiday shoppers waiting until the last minute will still find plenty of deals available. Joe Taschler explains, new for the +Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, with insights from +RetailNext's +Ray Hartjen. #holiday2017
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I share a few insights on what store closures on Thanksgiving mean to retail (it's a good thing - less costs, less margin-busting promotions, every bit as many sales in what will be the biggest e-commerce day of the year). New at NREI, by Donna Mitchell.
More and more stores and mall properties are set to close this Thanksgiving. Donna Mitchell collects insights from +Cbl Malls' CEO Stephen Lebovitz and +RetailNext's +Ray Hartjen on the possible impact, new for National Real Estate Investor. #shopperjourney #shopperexperience #SmartStore
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Looking forward to my panel discussion "Why nobody is reading your content" during Tuesday's session of +Salesgasm's Intrigue Summit San Francisco. #IntSFO #DigitalMarketing #ContentMarketing
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+Bridget Johns shares her thought on how #AmazonGo will translate across retailers in all segments and categories ~ via +Chain Store Age
How will #AmazonGo affect retailers and their delivered shopping experience in all segments? +RetailNext's +Bridget Johns shares her thoughts, new at +Default Name. #SmartStore
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