08/31/2008 - 7:00pm

Recently I received an e-mail that was touting the success U-Pak-It, a regional convenience-store...

08/31/2008 - 7:00pm

The most onerous risk area for retailers is claims management, and in particular, workers’...

08/31/2008 - 7:00pm

Few, if any, retailers are using the business-management concept of senior leadership teams (SLT)...

08/31/2008 - 7:00pm

Combining loyalty programs with private-label credit cards yields rewards for retailers as well as...

08/31/2008 - 7:00pm

Similiar to the rest of the country, the West Coast is a two-sided coin...

08/31/2008 - 7:00pm

Almost a decade after the “Y2K” debacle, the “Build vs. Buy” debate is still...

08/31/2008 - 7:00pm

Two of the nation’s leading retailers—Kohl’s Department Stores and Macy’s West—discussed their chains’ solar...

08/31/2008 - 7:00pm

Retailers typically say that loyalty programs are designed to benefit their customers and create...

08/31/2008 - 7:00pm

I make it a practice not to attempt to interpret the comp-store sales in...