Gustie Creative Interview in Off-Price Retailing Magazine

Off-Price Retailing Jan 2019

Enjoyed talking with Katy Albrecht, Publishing Editor,  about our research into disruptive retail and the new era of retail ahead in From Ruin to Reinvention; Gustie Creative Explains the New Era of Retail, on pages 40 – 41 of the upcoming January 2019 issue of Off-Price Retailing Magazine.

We delve into today’s retail landscape and how disruptive retail bridges online-to-offline retailing. At Gustie Creative, we are experts in disruptive retail and we share insights on disruptive retail and how our design platform, Create Disruptive Retail works.

With questions ranging from “There’s a lot of attention on the death of the store. What do retailers need to do to reinvent that experience?” to “Should today’s omni-channel retailers focus on improving their consumers’ eCommerce experience or brick-and-mortar experience?” our Q&A is packed full of useful information and tactics.

You can get the inside scoop on pages 40 – 41 here and I’d love to know your comments and questions below. 

Cheers to #disruptiveretail!

Karen

Take Time to Shop Small on Saturday

Shop Small Saturday, November 24, 2018

Over the years, Shop Small Saturday has grown into an active and engaging daylong celebration in support of local independent brick and mortar retailers.

It’s no surprise that Shop Small Saturday falls on the Saturday between two of the most popular online shopping days, Black Friday and Cyber Monday.

Shop Small Saturday was created to be a delightful local celebration of the mom and pop retailers that do so much for our communities. To find out more, please read Holiday Shopping with Local Indies; Taking Time to Celebrate the Season.

Be sure to show some love to your local brick and mortar retailers this Saturday, November 24, 2018 and #Shop Small!

To find a Neighborhood Champion in your community, click here. To read our article in Simply the Best magazine, click here.

Best wishes for happy holiday shopping ahead!

Karen

 

Gustie Creative at SUP-X 2018

Gustie Creative Booth at SUP-X_July 2018

Our recent day at SUP-X, a start up expo held in Fort Lauderdale, FL was fantastic! Lots of interest in Create Disruptive Retail. Many visitors to our booth have enjoyed experiences with disruptive retail,  such as shopping at a Pop Up Store, Food Truck or using an Interactive Kiosk, and they added personal details to our conversations on design, retail, online and offline shopping and technology.

In this “before” photo, I’m gearing up for the crowd with complimentary issues of Simply the Best magazine that include our articles on disruptive retail, designer cloth bags from ShopSmall  as Gustie Creative is a Neighborhood Champion each November and Google Daydream VR to view our design projects.

Karen Herman of Gustie Creative SUP-X 2018

In the “after” photo below, everything is gone! I had a great time introducing people to Create Disruptive Retail by using the voice assistant on their smartphone. Try it…ask your voice assistant to go to “PS Pop Up Store” and you will land there 🙂

We even pulled out Cardboard because so many people wanted to try VR to view our disruptive retail design projects.

Gustie Creative SUP-X End of Show 2018

SUP-X was an awesome day all around for our team! If you are interested in learning more about Gustie Creative and disruptive retail, visit Create Disruptive Retail  and contact us with any questions.

Cheers!

Karen

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