Fast Five | Amazon Wins Black Friday Again With New Gift Giving Feature

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This is a podcast episode titled, Fast Five | Amazon Wins Black Friday Again With New Gift Giving Feature. The summary for this episode is: In today's Fast Five Video, sponsored by Takeoff, the A&M Consumer and Retail Group, and Attentive, Chris Walton and Anne Mezzenga: - Question the real motives behind Target's holiday price adjustment promise. - Love, love, love (that's three "love's" if you are keeping score at home) Amazon's new gift-giving feature. - Discuss how astute Gopuff's plans to open up live retail stores might be. - Place quite a bit of importance on Aldi Nord's announcement of a 4,300 square foot checkout-free grocery store with Trigo. - And close with a discussion of an absolutely stellar new feature from Instacart that allows people to shop for meal kits from Sunbasket without needing a Sunbasket subscription. Cancel Christmas! There's all that, plus I actually admit that Marc Lore's latest startup sounds cool, and Anne extols the virtues of creamy over chunky peanut butter. To learn more about the A&M Consumer & Retail Group, visit: www.alvarezandmarsal.com/industries/retail/retail To learn more about Takeoff, visit: www.takeoff.com/ To learn more about Attentive, visit: www.attentivemobile.com/omnitalk Plus, check out our ranking in Feedspot’s 45 Top Retail Podcasts: blog.feedspot.com/retail_podcasts/ Music by HookSounds.com

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In today's Fast Five Video, sponsored by Takeoff, the A&M Consumer and Retail Group, and Attentive, Chris Walton and Anne Mezzenga: - Question the real motives behind Target's holiday price adjustment promise. - Love, love, love (that's three "love's" if you are keeping score at home) Amazon's new gift-giving feature. - Discuss how astute Gopuff's plans to open up live retail stores might be. - Place quite a bit of importance on Aldi Nord's announcement of a 4,300 square foot checkout-free grocery store with Trigo. - And close with a discussion of an absolutely stellar new feature from Instacart that allows people to shop for meal kits from Sunbasket without needing a Sunbasket subscription. Cancel Christmas! There's all that, plus I actually admit that Marc Lore's latest startup sounds cool, and Anne extols the virtues of creamy over chunky peanut butter. To learn more about the A&M Consumer & Retail Group, visit: www.alvarezandmarsal.com/industries/retail/retail To learn more about Takeoff, visit: www.takeoff.com/ To learn more about Attentive, visit: www.attentivemobile.com/omnitalk Plus, check out our ranking in Feedspot’s 45 Top Retail Podcasts: blog.feedspot.com/retail_podcasts/ Music by HookSounds.com