Amazon & Rebecca Minkoff Ditch Cashiers and Sales Associates For New Types of Technology

I’ve been struggling with the latest in innovation for retail. The new Amazon grocery store in Seattle and the new Rebecca Minkoff store in Manhattan are opting out of the traditional selling experience. They’ve ditched the cashier and sales associate roles in lieu of new self service and automated checkouts. The innovation is cool, but…

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What the TPP Means for Your Business

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is a trade agreement between 12 countries in the Pacific Rim. Right now you may only be familiar with it because of the protests internationally and the vote to Fast Track the TPP in the US Congress. This trade agreement appears to be moving forward aggressively despite criticism that US jobs…

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