September 3, 2015

Reports of the store’s demise are greatly exaggerated.

September 2, 2015

Shoppers keep getting smarter about using their mobile devices.

September 1, 2015

7-Eleven Inc. bases its value proposition on being a convenient way of purchasing food and CPG staples.

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

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

Better timing of distribution expenses, the elimination of operating costs of 40 shuttered stores and an improved merchandising strategy helped drive sales growth at Michaels in the second quarter.

August 26, 2015

Efforts to change its merchandising and branding paid dividends at Abercrombie & Fitch Co., which reported smaller net loss and revenue decline than expected in the second quarter of fiscal 2015.

August 26, 2015

In a first, West Elm, a Williams-Sonoma subsidiary, will make its products available outside of the brand’s own stores and website.

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

Supermarket anchors offer a wide range of products and services.

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

Nine West Holdings Inc. is taking ownership of its Canadian brand assets, including 45 store leases.

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 21, 2015

The grocer reported net income of $17.47 million, up 53% from $11.39 million the prior period.

August 20, 2015
On the basis of revenue, the global POS terminal market stood at $36.86 billion in 2013, and it is expected to demonstrate an impressive 11.6% compound annual growth rate during the period of 2014-2020, according to a new report. 
August 20, 2015

The bulk of the remaining new store openings are expected to occur during the third quarter, and most of the remaining store closings are expected to happen at the end of the fiscal year.

August 20, 2015

Even with the increasing influence of digital technology on retail habits, the in-store experience is important in all major purchase decisions, according to a new survey. 

August 18, 2015

Although mobile POS software installations by North American retailers grew 41% year-to-year, this rate did not meet expectations of analysts and industry experts.

August 18, 2015

In the latest sign that beacons are becoming a mainstream in-store technology, at least one independent grocery chain is rolling them out.

August 17, 2015

For many, the concept of an outlet mall is associated with not only appealing deals on name-brand products, but also with driving long distances to get to the far-flung locations where outlets have traditionally been located.

August 17, 2015

Teen girls are known for being social, and they are staying true to form for the back-to-school season.