San Francisco to San Diego in Forty-Eight Hours

I decided to hit the road to visit several RevTech teams on their home turf in California.  From my arrival in San Francisco on Thursday to my departure from San Diego on Saturday, I logged 650 miles, visited four RevTech teams, checked in with a RevTech investor, met...

Highlights from Shoptalk By David Matthews

A capacity-plus crowd of 5,500 people descended upon the Aria Hotel & Convention Center in Las Vegas last week for Shoptalk 2017.  Unlike many retail-themed conferences, all factions of the industry were represented – the disruptors and the disrupted, the thought...

View from the Floor of 2017 NRF Convention

This year marks my second National Retail Federation (NRF) convention. Every January, the world’s major retailers convene at the Javitz Center in New York to either celebrate or lament the holiday season just passed. It’s clear what the sentiment is this year with...