Operations

Jul 30, 2014
First Data has taken a key step toward expanding its payment services by...
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Jul 30, 2014
J. Crew was ranked number one for overall online customer service in June...
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Jul 30, 2014
The Kroger Co. Cincinnati/Dayton Division associates working at Kroger...
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Jul 30, 2014
Amazon.com and Blackhawk Network Inc., a prepaid and payments network,...
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Jul 30, 2014
The National Retail Federation (NRF) has named Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va. and...
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Jul 29, 2014
Retailers can maximize revenue from drop-shipping by adding health and...
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Jul 29, 2014
The National Retail Federation (NRF) is highly critical of a decision by...
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Operations Guest Perspective

How to Drive Sales and Boost Customer Satisfaction by Maximizing the Value of Helpful Expertise
By Tom Stockham, CEO of Experticity
Remember the days when stores differentiated themselves against the competition on service? When consumers sought out expert product recommendations from knowledgeable sales associates? And bought from the one who worked hardest to help them find just the right product for their needs?

 

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People on the Move

Former Williams-Sonoma exec to head global retail at Levi’s
Levi Strauss & Co. has named Craig Nomura as president of global retail, effective Feb. 3, 2014. He joins Levi’s from Williams-Sonoma Inc., where he was most recently senior VP of global development.
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Ops Surveys

Report: Always-on consumers, showrooming among 2013 retail trends
A new report by Experian Marketing Services finds that several key retail trends will impact how marketers shape their messages in 2013.
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Publix leads all retailers in customer satisfaction, followed by Amazon and Office Depot
Customer satisfaction with retailers is on the rise, according to a report released by the American Customer Satisfaction Index.
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