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Top 30 Retail Ideas in March

From Experimental Computer Stores to Smart In-Store Displays

— March 24, 2019 — Business
From interactive technology showrooms to smart in-store displays, the March 2019 retail trends demonstrate that the lines between the online world and the offline world continue to blur.

On the one hand, retailers have continued to pursue the idea of interactive showrooms where customers can essentially try before they buy—an experience that is impossible to replicate when it comes to online shopping. One example of this is the Samsung Experience stores, which are designed to let consumers test out Samsung products first-hand.

However, the March 2019 retail trends also show that companies are employing technology in much more active ways to make the in-store shopping experience unique. For instance, Nike hosted a pop-up shop in Atlanta that was completely integrated with the brand's SNKRS mobile application and gave customers access to some special deals.
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Experimental Computer Stores
Experimental Computer Stores
The Raspberry Pi Store in Cambridge Builds Community and Curiosity
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Charitable Warm Winter Initiatives
Charitable Warm Winter Initiatives
The Washington Redskins Charitable Foundation Works with Macy's
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Business Support Embedded Computers
Business Support Embedded Computers
The ZOTAC ZBOX Pro PCs are Ready for Commercial Use
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27
Elaborately Designed Fisherman’s Huts
Elaborately Designed Fisherman’s Huts
This Hut was Designed in Reykjavík’s Old Harbour
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Elite Wine Subscription Services
Elite Wine Subscription Services
The Wine Club Program by Cooper's Hawk Gives Members Elite Access
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25
Clothing Display Garment Cleaners
Clothing Display Garment Cleaners
The 'Spot Light' Clothes Refresher Cleans and Displays Garments
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Fragrant In-Suite Amenities
Fragrant In-Suite Amenities
Domio's Toiletries Boast the Brand's Comforting, Custom-Created Scent
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Local Courier Delivery Services
Local Courier Delivery Services
'Tossy' Lets Users Deliver Items within a 25-Mile Radius of Them
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22
Experiential Modeling Attractions
Experiential Modeling Attractions
Tyra Banks' Modelland Combines Entertainment, Retail & Dining
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Retail-Focused Tech Expansions
Retail-Focused Tech Expansions
New Samsung Experience Stores are Coming to the US
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Globally Conscious Consumer Apps
Globally Conscious Consumer Apps
CoGo Connects Shoppers and Businesses with Similar Ethics
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Smart In-Store Displays
Smart In-Store Displays
Virtual Visions' Customized Smart Displays Support Shoppers & Retailers
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P2P Marketplace Apps
P2P Marketplace Apps
'Storr' Lets Anyone Open a Free Store from Their Phone in Three Clicks
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Fashion-Informed Gym Installations
Fashion-Informed Gym Installations
Chrome Hearts' New Retail Installation is Work Out-Themed
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Bespoke Engagement Ring Retailers
Bespoke Engagement Ring Retailers
Vrai & Oro Offers Premium and Personalized Jewelry
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Rejuvenated Exhibition Spaces
Rejuvenated Exhibition Spaces
The 'London Olympia' Space Will Boast Multiple Entertainment Venues
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Blue-Accented Menswear Flagship Stores
Blue-Accented Menswear Flagship Stores
Jack Erwin's NY Store Has an Elegant & Minimalist Aesthetic
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V-Day-Specific Branding Initiatives
V-Day-Specific Branding Initiatives
Smith&+Village Outfits Harvey Nichols' Luxury Chocolates
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Voice-Activated Shopping Assistants
Voice-Activated Shopping Assistants
In BevMo! Stores, 'Smart Aisle' Offers Product Recommendations
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City Center Furniture Stores
City Center Furniture Stores
An IKEA Showroom is Scheduled to Open in Manhattan in Spring 2019
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Sensory Hotel Entryways
Sensory Hotel Entryways
Moxy NYC Chelsea's Hotel Entrance Doubles as a Place to Purchase Flowers
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Circular Multifunctional Furniture Solutions
Circular Multifunctional Furniture Solutions
The 'O-Table' Can be Reconfigured According to Needs
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Terracotta-Accented Retail Spaces
Terracotta-Accented Retail Spaces
Kengo Kuma Creates an Intricate Interior for Camper Retail Site
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App User-Exclusive Pop-Up Experiences
App User-Exclusive Pop-Up Experiences
This Nike Pop-Up in Atlanta is Compatible with the SNKRS App
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Accommodating Convenience Markets
Accommodating Convenience Markets
The Alltown Fresh Concept Caters to Various Dietary Preferences
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Wellness-Centric Plant Shops
Wellness-Centric Plant Shops
'The Sill' Appeals to Millennials from a Self-Care Perspective
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Incredibly Luxurious Shop Interiors
Incredibly Luxurious Shop Interiors
Archiee Outfits En's Store with Chic and Luxe Brass Accents
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Collaborative Clothing-Free Pop-Ups
Collaborative Clothing-Free Pop-Ups
Snapchat and LEGO Wear Boast an Augmented Reality Store
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2
Slow Luxury Beauty Shops
Slow Luxury Beauty Shops
The Atelier Beauté Chanel Encourages Guests to Explore Leisurely
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Softened Futuristic Retail Interiors
Softened Futuristic Retail Interiors
Xian Xiang Design's Boutique Design Boasts Pink Glass
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