Have you seen Dune yet? Did you watch it at home on HBO Max, or did you go to the movie theater? If your answer was the theater, well, you are not alone. Dune just had the biggest domestic opening weekend since the pandemic began, raking in over $40 million.
Topics: Market Research, Panel Surveys, VOC, Entertainment, COVID-19
Online Retailers Have Trained Customers to Expect Free and Easy Returns; Can Market Research Help Them Adjust their Expectations?
The first shopping date I ever had with my man was in his living room on a Saturday afternoon. I watched him as he opened the Nordstrom Rack app, proceeded to place roughly 15 (yes, fifteen) button-down dress shirts into his cart, and checkout.
Topics: Market Research, Online, Customer Intercepts, Retail, Digital Technology, Panel Surveys, Amazon
Amazon is bringing its checkout-free experience to Whole Foods, or at least to two Whole Foods locations, meaning shoppers in its upstream grocery store will soon be able to fill their bags and walk out without checking out.
Topics: Market Research, Grocery, Technology, Retail, Panel Surveys, Amazon
Victoria’s Secret is working hard to rebrand itself. After falling out of cultural relevance over the last several years, the company is finally ready to acknowledge that it is desperately in need of a refresh.
Topics: Market Research, Retail, Fashion, Panel Surveys, Competitor Analysis
Last week, we described the nearly untenable position retailers find themselves in as they necessarily mandate in-store mask use for locations across the country but do so without a national order in place, leaving them to enforce policies even in states that do not require masks at this time. As we asked last week, how, particularly as the mask divide gets increasingly contentious, are retailers to enforce their policies?
Topics: Market Research, Competitive Intelligence, Retail, Panel Surveys, Brand Health, COVID-19