The Retail Apocalypse & Renaissance of Retail Modality – Episode 20

In this episode, the thinkers, creators and storytellers at shark&minnow debate the death of retail and discuss digital transformation strategies and emerging trends that are changing the future of retail and the shopper’s experience in brick-and-mortar and eCommerce stores.

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Audio & Music Credits:
“Woman” by Karen O & Danger Mouse
“Harmony Hall” by Vampire Weekend
“Rings” by Ariana Grande
“Jazz (We’ve Got)” by A Tribe Called Quest
“Trainwreck 1979” by Death from Above 1979
“You’re Going to Need a Bigger Boat” from Jaws