Posts from — March 2008

Haute Chipotle

Jim Adams, Chipotle

Marketing chief Jim Adams says Chipotle wants to change everything. One burrito at a time.  An exclusive Q&A interview by Tim Manners.

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Retail Details

Retail Roundtable

What you don’t know about your shoppers could hurt you.  A discussion featuring Frances Allen of Dunkin’ Donuts, James Damian of Best Buy, Paula Beadle of WaMu, Michael Copeland of Cabela’s and David Sommer of GroupM Retail. 

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Stop & Talk

Michael Shinall, Meridian Consulting Group

Turning stores into brands means talking to shoppers and serving their needs. A commentary on a Reveries.com survey by Michael Shinall.

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Best in Class

Dori Molitor, WomanWise

Best Buy is winning with women … and everyone else.  By Dori Molitor.

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Merchandising 2.0

Stuart Armstrong, EnQii

Retail is everywhere a transaction happens.  By Stuart Armstrong.

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Entertaining Trust

Rodney Mason, Hawkeye

How widgets, webisodes and ecosystems can rejuvenate your brand. By Rodney Mason.

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Center of Attraction

Kendra Wehmeyer, Kara McCartney, Landor Associates

Westfield USA finds its identity in just two kinds of shoppers.  By Kendra Wehmeyer and Kara McCartney.

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Tip This

Chip Martella, US Concepts

Was Madonna a fluke and Hush Puppies an accident? By Chip Martella.

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Born to Win

Tom Harrison, Omnicom DAS

An exclusive Q&A interview with Tom Harrison, CEO of Omincom DAS, about his recent book, Instinct.

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Cool Books

Cool Books

A roundup of current releases of interest: The Illusions of Entrepreneurship, The Big Switch and Little Chapel on the River.

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Cool News

Cool News

The future of retail at Amazon, Wal-Mart and Borders.

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Pivot Point

Pivot Point

People love to shop but not for groceries. By Tim Manners.

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The Hub 23

The Hub, Issue 21

The entire Mar/Apr ’08 issue of The Hub magazine (40 pages), centered on retail, including an interview with Jim Adams of Chipotle Mexican Grill and 11 other articles. (download pdf)

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