December 15, 2014

Online fashion rental company Rent the Runway has partnered with innovation agency Redscout to help create the brand's new positioning, voice, logo and visual identity. 

December 12, 2014

The massive cost cutting plan outlined on Thursday, Dec.11, by RadioShack is likely not sufficient to forestall a restructuring of the company's debt in the near term, according to Fitch Ratings.

December 12, 2014

New York City’s first outlet center is expected to transform the Staten Islandwaterfront when it opens in 2016 adjacent to the 630-ft.-high New York observation wheel on the New York Harbor.

December 12, 2014

The International Council of Shopping Centers set new attendance records at its New York National Deal Making Conference. Here are some of the comments overheard in the aisles of ICSC-NY.

December 11, 2014

Back in the fall, reports were rampant that Amazon would open a physical store in mid-town Manhattan in time for the holiday rush.

December 11, 2014

Fifty-one percent of consumers say saving money is their top priority this holiday season, and  40% are driven by finding the right product.

December 10, 2014

The cost of healthcare, the ability to maintain margins
 and the ability to continue to grow revenue are the top business challenges in the retail sector.

December 10, 2014

 To serve the needs of tech-oriented holiday shoppers, “Wired” is opening a pop-up store in New York City and an e-shop at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

December 9, 2014

In an abrupt move, Michael Jefferies, the longtime and often controversial chief of Abercrombie & Fitch, has retired as CEO and stepped down from the company’s board, effective immediately.

December 8, 2014

DLC Management Corporation announced its latest acquisition of 11 retail assets in New York, North Carolina, Arkansas and Tennessee totaling 2.58 million sq. ft., of which 1.73 million sq. ft. is owned property.

December 8, 2014

DLC Management Corporation announced its latest acquisition of 11 retail assets in New York, North Carolina, Arkansas and Tennessee totaling 2.58 million sq. ft., of which 1.73 million sq. ft. is owned property.

December 8, 2014

New York, Chicago, Las Vegas, Miami and San Francisco rank at the top of the list, reporting the highest luxury sales in per square foot,  according to JLL’s “The New World of Retail Report.”  

December 4, 2014

Earning a reputation is not always a good thing, but in Google’s case it is a positive development. 

December 2, 2014

Mobile traffic and sales trends indicate that Cyber Monday is increasingly becoming an event consumers take with them wherever they go.

December 1, 2014
Black Friday gave us a taste of what to expect for the remainder of the holiday selling season: intense competition, deep discounts and volatile mall traffic, says anaylst Ike Boruchow of Sterne Agee.
December 1, 2014

Wal-Mart is reporting a strong holiday  weekend -- including record online sales.

November 26, 2014
New York - A sophisticated marketing mix—one that includes social media, mobile and digital campaigns—is crucial in today’s fragmented retail environment. Twitter be can be especially helpful in targeting customers, according to one industry expert.  
November 26, 2014

Nordstrom was the most engaged retail brand on Pinterest, followed by Amazon, according to Curalate, which collected more than 180,000 Pins and analyzed nearly five million interactions associated with the Top 100 brands from November 1st to November 21. Rounding out the top five: Urban Outfitters, American Eagle Outfitters and Zulily. 

November 26, 2014

Manhattan’s high-profile Fifth Avenue, at a whopping $3,550 per sq. ft., and Hong Kong’s Queen’s Road Central, at $2,073 per sq. ft., stand out as the most expensive retail rents in the world, according to Colliers International.

November 26, 2014

More consumers (40%) say they plan to shop on Cyber Monday than Black Friday (36%).

November 25, 2014

The fast-growing accessories retailer Charming Charlie is entering the New York City market in spring 2015. 

November 25, 2014
Nordstrom was the most engaged retail brand on Pinterest, followed by Amazon, according to Curalate, which  collected more than 180,000 Pins and analyzed nearly five million interactions associated with the Top 100 brands from November 1st to November 21. 
November 24, 2014

Online sales were up 18.7% the weekend before Thanksgiving (Nov. 22-23) compared to the same two-day period in 2013.

November 24, 2014

Online sales were up 18.7% the weekend before Thanksgiving (Nov. 22-23) compared to the same two-day period in 2013.