Jennifer Wickstrom

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Target Testing Image Recognition App for Easy Mobile Shopping

Have you ever flipped through a magazine or catalog and fell in love with a product — a rug, chair, lamp, whatever — and wanted to buy or bookmark it …

Amazon Launches New Digital Wallet, Sort Of

Share Email<p>Amazon is nowhere near finished in terms of offering customers the latest and greatest digital payment options. According to Payments …

No Longer Uncool: Millennials Love Store Brands

The traditional stereotype of the millennial generation leads us to believe they are obsessed with brands, particularly premium brands. Yet research shows that few millennials are willing to part with the large amounts of cash that aspirational brands command. By contrast, millennials are now …

E-Commerce Is Not Eating Retail

The recent headlines about retailing are nothing if not provocative. “Shoppers Are Fleeing Physical Stores.” “The Great Mall Exodus.” “Macy’s Confronts the Crisis of the American Mall.” They seem to bolster Marc Andreessen’s prediction that by the end of this decade “retail guys are going to go out …

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Avoid the Comfort Food Trap

The grub you think will give you an emotional lift often leaves you down in the dumps—how to overcome this bad-mood food slump<p>The term <i>comfort food</i> is a bit of a misnomer. We indulge in stuff like milkshakes and cheeseburgers to soothe ourselves, but they can actually have the opposite effect once …

Nutrition

The Future Of Shopping In Three Trends

Back in 2012, I wrote a piece titled, <i>Five Trends Driving Traditional Retail Towards Extinction</i>. Looking back, I’m generally happy to see that the trends I examined are still valid, though “extinction” might be a little strong.<p>But the retail and e-commerce industries still interest me and living in …

R.I.P., department stores? Not yet.

Beating up on department stores is a favorite pastime of retail haters. And yet, despite accusations of having a passé business model, dusty stores …

Sugar scrub bars

·<p>1/4 cup Coconut Oil<p>·<p>1/2 cup Melt and Pour Soap Base, shredded or cubed<p>·<p>3-4 drops Essential Oil (your favorite – Lavender is amazing)<p>·<p>1 cup …

Amazon makes play for online grocery market - but will it deliver?

The bright green trucks have become familiar sights in Seattle, San Francisco and Los Angeles, they have just appeared in San Diego, and may eventually trundle around the world, transforming grocery shopping.<p>At first sight the expansion of Amazon's grocery service, AmazonFresh, through California …

Oven-Roasted Tomato Caprese Salad

It's hard to find fault with a caprese salad. Unfortunately, in many parts of the country, tomatoes aren't at their best for much of the year. To make up for that inferior flavor, I like to give them a toss in maple syrup and balsamic vinegar and them in the oven. They emerge sweetened, flavorful, …

Tomato and Butter Tartine

1 Servings<p>For those who love savory snacks. A sprinkling of torn basil wouldn’t hurt, either.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 slice rye or white bread<p>2 tablespoons unsalted butter, softened<p>Several slices tomato<p>Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Smear bread with butter and top with sliced tomato. …