December 7, 2019

Who said that?

Florida's quote of the day

| 12/2/2019

"Many people just like to go and enjoy stores."

-- Anuj Kumar

Retailers gearing up for another busy holiday season both in-store and online are hoping to lure consumers to buy their products with new methods.

Increased connections with consumers, personalized marketing and quick delivery are trends businesses are exploring to drive sales, said Anuj Kumar, an associate professor at the University of Florida’s Warrington College of Business, who studies how information technology impacts businesses and customers.

Business storefronts and online shops are not at odds with one another, Kumar said. Instead, especially during the holidays, businesses rely on storefronts to increase online purchases.

Read more at the Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Digital Access

Add digital to your current subscription, purchase a single digital issue, or start a new subscription to Florida Trend.

An overview of the features and articles in this month's issue of Florida Trend.


Florida Business News

Florida Trend Video Pick

Demolition has begun at the former Albertsons in Bradenton
Demolition has begun at the former Albertsons in Bradenton

Demolition has begun at the former Albertsons in Bradenton. It will be the future site of a Lucky’s Market and Wawa.  

Earlier Videos | Viewpoints@FloridaTrend

Ballot Box

Which holiday shopping deals did you take advantage of?

  • Black Friday
  • Small Business Saturday
  • Cyber Monday
  • Other (Please share your comments in the comment section below)
  • None

See Results

Florida Trend Magazine
490 1st Ave S
St Petersburg, FL 33701

© Copyright 2019 Trend Magazines Inc. All rights reserved.