Wrap & Send’s 2021 Environmental Impact Savings

Around the globe, brand values and consumer expectations are driving more environmentally conscious policies and spending aimed at ameliorating the negative environmental impacts of carbon emissions, material waste, energy consumption and limited resources. While sustainability in the retail space began as just a buzzword, the global pandemic underscored the importance of nature for mental and… Read More on Wrap & Send’s 2021 Environmental Impact Savings

Global Supply Chain Disruption and Destruction

With retail supply chains in free fall all across the globe, the plans of retailers expecting to rely on a vibrant holiday season to at least match, if not exceed, that of last year are being squashed. Global supply chains are being disrupted and destroyed, and rising costs up and down the supply chain are forcing retailers to hike their prices up. Are retailers up for the challenge? Read More on Global Supply Chain Disruption and Destruction

Sustainability in Luxury Retail: No Longer an Option

Photo by Klára Vernarcová on Unsplash   Today, consumers increasingly demand so much more than just a quality product. As shoppers increasingly embrace social causes, they’re seeking products and brands that align with their personal values. While it might seem that sustainability is just another trend, in the face of our ever-changing climate, consumer demand… Read More on Sustainability in Luxury Retail: No Longer an Option

WSJ: Some of the World’s Largest Employers No Longer Sell Things, They Rent Workers

With the gig economy on the rise, the way corporations do business is changing forever. As more companies look to reduce their workforce, outsourcing firms are “vacuuming up” these workers as traditional employers are handing over more of their tasks to nonemployees. Today, the breadth of services outsourcing firms offer is staggering. This piece from… Read More on WSJ: Some of the World’s Largest Employers No Longer Sell Things, They Rent Workers

Don’t let Buy-Online-Pick Up In Store Side Track Omnichannel Strategies!

Holiday shopping season can overwhelm retailers with brick-and-mortar locations. In-store support teams are already swamped with pricing, display, receiving and same-day placement of new goods on the floor and daily replacement and recovery, so further distracting teams with filling online orders to be picked up in stores can hurt the in-store business and cause significant… Read More on Don’t let Buy-Online-Pick Up In Store Side Track Omnichannel Strategies!