12/15/2014 - 12:26pm

Google Inc. is reportedly studying the effect color has on consumer purchase decisions, among other issues. According to Reuters, the company has found a clear link between color and employee satisfaction with their workspaces, and is still in the early stages of research.

12/15/2014 - 12:24pm

Dunkin’ Donuts opened six new restaurants and remodeled one location with existing franchise partners during the last several weeks in  the Miami-Fort Lauderdale market. 

12/15/2014 - 12:21pm

In the last several years, restaurant revenue declined 22 to 45% during the post-Thanksgiving holiday period. 

12/15/2014 - 12:17pm

More than half (56%) of Christmas shoppers surveyed typically have gifts left to purchase by the time "Panic Saturday,” the last Saturday to shop for holiday gifts before Christmas (also referred to as "Super Saturday"), rolls around.

12/15/2014 - 12:15pm

The U.S. retail sector will add nearly 30,000 jobs through the end of December as the country heads into a strong holiday shopping season. 

12/15/2014 - 12:13pm

QVC has named Mathias Bork to the position of CEO of QVC Germany, effective Jan. 1, 2015. Bork will be responsible for overseeing QVC's operations and growth in the Germany market.

12/15/2014 - 12:10pm

Retail real estate services provider Phillips Edison & Company has named Thomas L. Drake, CPA to the role of VP of tax. In his new role, Drake will be responsible for leading all aspects of the tax functions for the organization.

12/15/2014 - 12:09pm

Today’s consumers increasingly shop online with home delivery, eliminating a valuable trip to the store where they can be enticed to make additional purchases. 

12/15/2014 - 12:05pm

Some people complain about customers who put off holiday shopping till the last minute, but Banana Republic is welcoming them with open arms. Banana Republic is offering “The Procrastinators Event,” a special promotion for last-minute shoppers, from Dec. 17-22.