The State of Retail in 2017

What is the outlook for retail in 2017? And what macro factors will affect what the year will look like in terms of sector performance and growth? How about the continued migration to an omnichannel approach and plans to shutter hundreds of stores?

Multichannel Merchant Senior Content Manager caught up with Jack Kleinhenz, chief economist of the National Retail Federation at NRF’s Big Show in New York this week to discuss these topics and take a glimpse into the “crystal ball.”


Jack Kleinhenz • Chief Economist, National Retail Federation from Multichannel Merchant on Vimeo.

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