11/23/2015 - 10:40am

It’s almost time to stop using the term omnichannel retail. Modern customers have told retailers that they expect consistency across channels during their shopping journeys. That caused some disruption several years ago, but the market responded.

11/23/2015 - 10:02am

The recent KronosWorks 2015 conference was held in Las Vegas, a city built on taking chances. However, increasing automation of workforce management tasks is helping retailers remove the risk from activities such as scheduling, staffing and hiring.

11/23/2015 - 8:47am

First it was Black Friday encroaching on Thanksgiving. Now, Cyber Monday is bleeding into Sunday night with Walmart and Target employing new promotional strategies.

11/23/2015 - 8:44am

Holiday is going to have a new look this year, as retailers take a different approach to the shopping season. As a result of consumers’ overwhelming focus on price, online shopping and free shipping incentives, retailers have been forced to rethink their strategies. As part of our ongoing series of retail industry surveys, HRC Advisory recently spoke with over a dozen top U.S. retailers to gauge what’s to come for the 2015 holiday season.

11/23/2015 - 8:26am

John Bultema, executive VP, treasury management and currency processing solutions for Fifth Third Bank, spoke with Chain Store Age editor Marianne WIlson about the current status of cash receipts in retail store. And how they aren’t going away anytime soon.

11/20/2015 - 3:47pm

A familiar name factors heavily into the online holiday shopping plans of consumers.

11/20/2015 - 3:08pm

Francesca's has lost its chief financial adviser just weeks after naming a new head merchant and a new senior marketing executive.

11/20/2015 - 2:58pm

One woman’s act of kindness will ensure that countless homeless kids in shelters in New York City have a happy holiday.

11/20/2015 - 2:56pm

It appears that Abercrombie & Fitch Co. is starting to making progress in its turnaround efforts.