Retail predictions for 2017

What does the future of retail look like? Before Retail’s BIG Show, we asked a number of speakers to share what retail in 2017 will be focused on. While the answers were as varied as the brands represented at the show, a few themes emerged. 

Check out the official recap for photos, videos, articles, presentations and more from Retail’s BIG Show 2017 .

Check out the official recap for photos, videos, articles, presentations and more from Retail’s BIG Show 2017 .

Customers
Whether it’s honing in on what your customer really wants, adapting to changing customer priorities or creating an unforgettable, personalized experience, the customer will rule 2017.

Technology
New innovations and technical capabilities will continue to transform the retail experience, from mobile to personalization to bringing artificial intelligence and augmented reality out of the future and into the present.

Leadership
The global retail landscape continues to evolve, but it’s great partnerships, smart innovation, quick adaptation and looking beyond retail channels that will lead to success in 2017.

Check out the slide show below to see what retail in 2017 will be all about, and don’t miss these speakers at Retail’s BIG Show 2017, January 15-17 in New York City.