5 retail trends to watch in 2019

The future of retail is not all artificial-intelligence driven online shopping. Here are some trends to look for in 2019:

Giant online retailer Amazon bought Whole Foods and offers package pickup from online Amazon orders at some Whole Foods locations. Amazon also has opened a handful of Amazon Go cashierless stores and bookstores. 

Meanwhile, Walmart, which has more than 5,000 physical locations across the United States and Puerto Rico, increased its online presence this year by purchasing online…