306: Starbuck’s Launches Amazon “Just Go” Technology

On today’s Restaurant and Retail Marketing Flash Briefing, we look at the recent announcement that Starbuck’s is launching a new concept store in New York City using Amazon’s “Just Go” technology. No cashiers means a leaner, more profitable business model. Listen to the show to hear why this innovation is rolling out faster than anticipated.


See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

305: Experiences versus Stuff

On today’s Restaurant and Retail Flash Briefing, we look at Expedia’s new campaign prompting consumers to prioritize experiences over “stuff” this Black Friday. It’s a great message for restaurants to jump on to promote creating memories with good food over traditional consumer goods.


See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

302: Good Lord, There’s No Guinness!

On today’s Restaurant and Retail Marketing Flash Briefing, we look at the supply chain strain that’s causing many an Irish Pub to scramble. A world wide shortage of imported alcoholic beverage products is making a pint of Guinness a rare treat.


See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.