CES 2016 is almost here, and for the third year in a row, the American electronics and electronics retailer industry is on fire.
But, despite the hot start, the top three retailers are struggling to make any real headway.
And that’s because, even though the world’s biggest electronics companies, Amazon, Walmart, and Apple, have their own high-end retail shops, they all need the services of independent stores to sell their products to the masses.
So, with a year left in the year, we took a look at how each of the top four American retailers are handling their stores, and what their best bet is to make a dent in the market in the years to come.
For a look into the future of retailing in America, we talked to four industry analysts and executives who cover the sector.
And if you’re a tech-savvy gadget fan, this article should get you up and running in a matter of weeks.
But if you just want to see how a retailer might fare in the future, let’s go over the top five retailers in the retail industry for 2016 and beyond.