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Feb 14, 2019

CEO of Two Bit Circus, Brent Bushnell is busy looking for future locations for his micro amusement park.  What started as a company that built ephemeral experiences is now a permanent physical collection of original games, immersive "story rooms" and VR adventures. Bushnell explains how Two Bit Circus got its start and...


Feb 7, 2019

Elizabeth Segran is a staff writer at Fast Company. She says that people don't want robots in their lives nearly as much as executives think they do. A recent Oracle consumer study appears to support that belief.  Elizabeth talks about where that disconnect comes from and what she thinks shoppers really want.

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Jan 31, 2019

Matt Alexander, CEO and co-founder of Neighborhood Goods, talks about how his store's rotating collection of paid brand activations represents a new take on the department store experience.  Fallon Johnson, Director of Marketing, leads a tour through the newly opened Neighborhood Goods store at Legacy West in...


Jan 17, 2019

Candytopia is a traveling interactive installation with candy art galleries, flying unicorn pigs and a marshmallow tsunami swimming pool. It's an Instagram hot spot. It's a utopia for candy lovers. And its gift shop is doing gangbuster sales. 

 

John Goodman, Candytopia CEO, talks about how Candytopia came about, its...


Jan 10, 2019

It seems like every retailer is experimenting with pop-ups. But Guesst wants them to forget pop-ups and instead pop-share. CEO Jay Norris explains how his company acts as a matchmaker between stores like FAO Schwarz and Steven Alan, and brands that want to sell on their shelves. 

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