2017 was the year of the retail apocalypse. Tech transformation. Retail is a people business. Predictions: pot, politics and Bitcoin. New business models will emerge.
The user-experience analytics company ContentSquare analyzed over 29 million online shopping sessions across 14 retail accounts during the 3.5 month holiday period.
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