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Paris Retail Week 2018: 3 questions to Sophie Lubet

From 10 to 12 September 2018 Paris will once again be the trendsetting meeting place for all retail professionals with the fourth edition of Paris Retail Week being held at the Porte de Versailles Exhibition Center.

Sophie Lubet, Director of the Retail Department at Comexposium Group, tells us what the 2018 event has in store.

French Ecommerce Report 2017: Online sales up 14% year-on-year

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According to the study presented beginning of February by Fevad to the Ministry of the Economy & Finance, online sales continued to soar in 2017.

This study is based both on information gathered from the main retail websites and the aggregated amount of transactions carried out by the main payment providers. Methodology and data processing were validated by KPMG*.

Smart Phygital: the new retail paradigm!

Retailers are experts in organic evolutions! From brick and mortar stores to m- or s-commerce to pure players, they demonstrate their agility and adaptability. They are becoming increasingly ‘smart’. Consumers, meanwhile, are not to be outdone and are taking advantage of new technologies to optimise their purchasing pathway and reduce costs (time and price). They now want to buy products for the values they convey and no longer want to put up with the separation between on and offline. The Smart Phygital era is underway: retail which places meaning and value at the centre and reconciles on and offline.

Save the date for Paris Retail Week’s 4th edition

The 4th edition of Paris Retail Week will take place from Monday 10 to Wednesday 12 September 2018 in Pavilion 1 at Paris expo Porte de Versailles.

The success of the 3rd edition of Paris Retail Week confirmed the need for the professionals of the off- and on-line retail sector to meet at a common event.

Taking advantage of the GDPR to improve the treatment of data

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2018, the year of privacy! The GDPR will soon be with us and will provide an occasion for retailers to leverage this transparency while updating their use of data. The objective: to stay in the race despite competition from the pure players.

Infographics: Solving the Out-of-Stock Problem

© Anne-Emmanuelle Thion
© Anne-Emmanuelle Thion

Being out-of-stock(OOS) is generally a sign that your business is doing well but if you’re out of stock too often it will lead to frustrated customers. This infographic from 2Flow takes you through some ways retailers can reduce OOS levels to further increase their profits.

How To Win In The Female Economy: Think Like An App

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© BigStock

When I conduct research with people about what they buy and why they buy, I often hear women say that they already have a lot of stuff; what they could really use is more help. This kind of comment is usually followed by an enthusiastic account of all the apps they rely on to get things done, for everything from dog walking to hanging pictures, depositing money, buying clothes for their kids and getting groceries delivered (to name just a handful).

Paris Retail Week presents what the NRFrench Party has in store

Paris Retail Week renews its partnership with the NRFrench Party which will be held on January 14th,2018 at the General Consulate of France in New York.

The participants at this inspiring French – American gathering of retailers and e-retailers will discover the latest initiatives of companies who succeed in their digital and customer-oriented transformation.They will also have the opportunity to exchange on the American vision of the latest trends, business models and new technologies that shape the future of retail. 

NRFrench Party preview: interview of Benjamin Zenou – Simplifield

Paris Retail Week renews its partnership with the NRFrench Party which will be held on January 14th, 2018 at the General Consulate of France in New York and, by participating in this unique meeting, is pleased to to share with its public the 2018 trends in the sector.

In the following interview, Benjamin Zenou, CEO at Simplifield, one of the 12  French start-ups present in New York, talks about the company’s strategy and ambitions and gives us his expert insight on the differences between the French and American market.

NRFrench Party preview: interview of Valérie Daoud Henderson – Alcméon

Paris Retail Week renews its partnership with the NRFrench Party which will be held on January 14th, 2018 at the General Consulate of France in New York and, by participating in this unique meeting, is pleased to to share with its public the 2018 trends in the sector.

In the following interview Valérie Daoud Henderson, managing director of Alcméon, one of the 12  French start-ups present in New York, talks about the company’s strategy and ambitions and gives us her expert insight on the differences between the French and American market.