02/07/2013 - 9:34am

In case you missed it, one of America’s biggest and most iconic brands was in the news recently for something other than the latest sales figures: Wal-Mart announced an ambitious plan to hire approximately 100,000 veterans over the next five years.

01/23/2013 - 1:07pm
01/08/2013 - 12:45pm

With all of the pre-holiday buzz and widely optimistic sales projections, anything other than a blockbuster 2012 holiday shopping season was bound to be a letdown.

12/11/2012 - 11:36am

By Jeff Green, president and CEO, Jeff Green Partners

11/21/2012 - 9:18am

Whatever your political views may be, it’s hard not to think about the impact of the recent presidential election on the consumer psyche, and ultimately our industry.

11/07/2012 - 11:43am

It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to figure out what the media thinks is the “next big thing” in our industry.

10/26/2012 - 10:40am

As we continue to witness the battle of brick-and-mortar versus online shopping, it’s interesting to see Walmart’s latest ploy to “one-up” their online competition.

10/09/2012 - 3:11pm

I’m sure I wasn’t the only person in the industry to raise an eyebrow when the S&P Retail Index notched an all-time high last month.

09/26/2012 - 8:57am

Each year, since the “big recession,” retailers have been putting out their holiday decorations and starting their promotional sales as early as mid-October.