Nurun published a useful trend report on the future of retail defining . They define Six trends that they think will shape the future of retail.
1.) Social Product Discovery, Consideration and Evaluation
2.) Product placement morphs into content and commerce
3.) Integrated Expansion of the Omni-channel
4.)The New Geography of Merchandising
5.) I’ll trade my privacy for a 5 dollar coupon
6.) Sophisticated Frugality
For the whole report Digital for real life