My Stitch Fix experience

September 19, 2019By Assortment Planning and Placement, Future of Retail, Views

By Dave Wendland, vice president strategic relations, as seen in Drug Store News Before I started my series focused on curated solutions, I enrolled to become part of the Stitch Fix craze. For those unfamiliar with this Wall Street darling, Stitch Fix was inspired by the new vision of a client-first, client-centric way to approach retail. … Read More

How retailers can appeal to minimalists

May 15, 2019By Behind the Shelf Blog, Future of Retail

  by Jen Johnston, CHHC,  senior marketing services account manager, Minimalism — the intentional act of de-owning possessions in order to achieve happiness — has been receiving a lot of press lately. What began as the Voluntary Simplicity movement in the 1980s, exploded in the 2010’s due to the popularity of blogs like The Minimalists, Becoming … Read More

Consumers demand curated solutions

April 15, 2019By Future of Retail, Views

By Dave Wendland, vice president strategic relations, as seen in Drug Store News As retail undergoes dramatic changes, stores are struggling to figure out how to quickly right the ship. The decline in traffic and rise in e-commerce are putting pressure on traditional brick-and-mortar stores, causing many to adopt a strategy that creates personalized experiences for … Read More

HRG Attends NG Retail Summit

April 2, 2019By Future of Retail, News

April 2, 2019 – Hamacher Resource Group, Inc., (HRG), is attending NG Retail Summit, April 8-10, in Denver, CO. Dawn Vogelsang, president, and Dave Wendland, vice president strategic relations, will be meeting with senior retail decision-makers to determine how HRG can assist them in meeting their goals as it relates to retail strategy execution, assortment … Read More

Hamacher Resource Group and GMDC Present Selfcare Roadmap During the Associated Wholesale Grocers Innovation Showcase and Annual Meeting  

March 21, 2019By Future of Retail, News

Waukesha, Wisconsin — March 21, 2019 — Hamacher Resource Group, Inc. (HRG) and Global Market Development Center (GMDC) are presenting “Healthcare is Becoming Selfcare” at the Associated Wholesale Grocers Innovation Showcase and Annual Meeting, in Overland Park, KS, Monday, March 25th, from 3:00 – 3:25  p.m. Dave Wendland, vice president, strategic relations and member of … Read More