November 29, 2011

t seemed like such a great idea at the time. On Nov. 17, we reported that mall owner Forest City had hatched this innovative plan to monitor shopping patterns at two of its shopping centers by tracking patrons’ cell phones during the holiday 2011 season, beginning Black Friday.

December 28, 2010

Smart phone Mobile Apps! Just like the accessibility of airplane travel for the masses revolutionalized the travel industry, smart phones will revolutionalize the retail industry.

December 1, 2010

We are really the United States of Consumerism and it was on rampant display from last Wednesday through Cyber Monday.

September 13, 2010

Best Buy Co. said Tuesday that net income for the second quarter ended Aug. 28...

October 31, 2008

This is the month when U.S. voters are choosing what kind of change they...

July 31, 2008

Shoppers are growing increasingly dissatisfied with the in-store shopping experience, making it harder for...

July 8, 2008

Best Buy Co. is looking to new product categories and business models to help it...

April 27, 2008

Consumers continued to spend money on consumer electronics with average U.S. household spending up 9.3%...

March 31, 2008

RadioShack Corp. said on Tuesday that it teamed up with Western Union Co. and wireless...

February 29, 2008

Mark my words: 2008 will be the year of mobile communications. Sure, it’s a...

January 3, 2008

Cincinnati University of Cincinnati students can now use their cell phones to pay for items...

July 30, 2007

M-commerce is already booming in Asia and parts of Europe. While the United States has...

April 30, 2007

Like most mothers and daughters, my 15-year-old daughter and I share many similarities: We love...

March 31, 2007

Iloved watching reruns of “The Jetsons” when I was younger. I was fascinated by the...

November 2, 2006

New York City, ...

November 7, 2004

New York City, ...

November 29, 1999

Urban-fashion retailer Downtown Locker Room (DTLR) expects to increase store traffic and sales by targeting...