September 3, 2015

Labor Day is supposed to be a day of rest, but consumers are planning to work at shopping for the upcoming Labor Day holiday Sept. 7.

September 2, 2015

What can today’s salesperson do to survive in a thriving digital economy? Here are some tips:

September 2, 2015

The latest online brand to try out brick-and-mortar is a women’s footwear and accessories retailer known for its on-trend styles and affordable prices.

September 2, 2015

Shoppers keep getting smarter about using their mobile devices.

September 1, 2015

A Swedish-based payments company that allows mobile shoppers to pay for a purchase after has been delivered has entered the increasingly competitive U.S. payments market.

September 1, 2015

Millennial consumers choose retailers based on different criteria than their elders.

September 1, 2015

Retailers will reveal their 2015 holiday strategies in the weeks ahead and as they do so the National Retail Federation is offering a powerful new resource filled with industry best practices to benchmark against for this year and beyond.

August 31, 2015

Online shopping is driving more sales and foot traffic in brick-and-mortar stores than ever before.

August 31, 2015

How do social influencers discover the latest hot retailers and products?

August 31, 2015

Retailers seeking to attract back-to-school shoppers should make sure they are well schooled in the ins and outs of providing good customer service.

August 28, 2015

Much has been said lately about the proliferation of mobile and online shopping. But brick-and-mortar retail continues to thrive – a fact that tends to get glossed over.

August 28, 2015

As the initial results came in for this year’s back-to-school retail spending forecasts, the numbers were about where I thought they might be: down a couple of percentage points.

August 28, 2015

Starwood Retail Partners is rewarding mall shoppers, regardless of which stores in the mall they choose to shop.

August 26, 2015

Mobile shopping has been getting attention for its rapid growth, and one major retailer is leading the way.

August 26, 2015

A start-up from the former head of Google Shopping, Nitin Mangtani, aims to make the “buy button” on social media a reality for consumers.

August 25, 2015

Here are 10 tactics to improve the shopper experience that every retailer needs to know.

August 24, 2015

Appriss Inc., a provider of data, risk assessment and analytic solutions for government, health information and consumer industries, has acquired The Retail Equation, Irvine, California, a provider of predictive analytics for retail businesses.

August 24, 2015

Men’s Wearhouse Inc. goes to great lengths to ensure that if a holiday promise is broken, it’s not because of any shortcomings on its end.

August 24, 2015

There are a number of steps retailers can take to keep their networks secure, scaled and operational throughout the busy holiday season.

August 24, 2015

For retailers, holiday planning means organizing and optimizing the entire enterprise to adequately handle a sustained period of increased consumer demand.

August 24, 2015

Out-of-stock merchandise is causing a significant drain on annual retailer revenue performance.

August 24, 2015

It is no secret that there is a significant paradigm shift underway in the world of regional retail development.

August 24, 2015

Target Corp. is doing a little shopping of its own with a new sourcing solution that gives its buyers an online shopping-like experience.

August 24, 2015

Between buyer’s remorse, relaxed return policies and the substantial increase in online purchases, 3.5 billion items are returned to retailers each year.