April 2-3, 2019
Many companies say they are customer-centric but few actually prioritize connecting with their customers one on one. At TechStyle, understanding our customers’ needs and getting their feedback is key to our mission of creating the world’s most innovative and admired fashion company. We have designed multiple qualitative research programs internally that allow our employees across all departments to engage with our consumers and hear directly from them what matters most. From our Kids’ “board of directors” where we have our target consumer of six-to-eight-year-olds inform the patterns and prints for future styles, to bi-monthly Meet the Member events where we bring our consumers in-house to get their feedback on products and ideas. We care about what the customer thinks and go out of our way to listen to them.
Not only do we bring them in-house, we also go to them. Be it shop-alongs in different cities or through The Retail eXperience program, where employees at all levels spend a day in our Fabletics retail locations, we aim to understand how our consumer physically shops in their native environments. Digitally, we also conduct in-house usability testing to constantly improve our site experience. Via all these channels, we create opportunities across each brand, and across the company, to leverage feedback from our consumers and use those interactions to uncover insights, create content and build brand advocates in the process.
The research organization exists to inform the business and to enable enhanced decision-making that will ultimately drive growth. At the same time, researchers often struggle with how best to make [...]
Tuesday | 2:15-2:45 | Room 1
Virtual reality is being used today in a broad range of applications, including medicine, education, architecture, product development, travel planning and even customized shopping. For behavioral scientists, virtual reality provides an [...]
Wednesday | 9:15-9:45 | Room 2
Voice of the customer input is only as good as the action it creates. Companies and brands that listen but do nothing with the data and insights are wasting time [...]
Wednesday | 8:30-9:00 | Room 2