Channel Insights - Newsletter

01/08/2014 - 19:12

Macy’s rocked the retail world late Wednesday announcing record holiday sales and elevating its profit forecast while simultaneously cutting 2,500 jobs and detailing plans to close five stores.

01/08/2014 - 18:54

Soft sales at leading home goods retailer Bed Bath & Beyond led to a puny comp increase of 1.3%, lower than expected third quarter profits and a downward revision to fourth quarter expectations.

01/08/2014 - 18:32

The phrase “massive data breach” is the last thing any retailer wants to see their name associated with, but when bad things happen to good retailers Target's response to the situation is a blueprint for other retailers.

01/08/2014 - 17:35

While the vulnerabilities of Target's data systems were exposed during a recent data breach the company’s data centers were being hailed as a model of energy efficiency by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Energy Star program.

01/08/2014 - 12:59

Despite the short holiday season, December was still the biggest shopping month of the year.

01/06/2014 - 15:20

In celebration of its 90th anniversary, Kleenex brand is partnering with fashion industry icon Isaac Mizrahi to produce four new designs to the Kleenex Expressions line of products.

01/06/2014 - 13:13

Procter & Gamble’s Old Spice has revamped its lineup of men’s body sprays with new, first-in-category Re-fresh Technology, which promises to eliminate the need for guys to overspray or reapply throughout the day.

01/06/2014 - 13:06

Generic drug introductions at Walgreens had a negative impact on total comparable sales, but the company still reported net sales of $7.2 billion, an increase of 7.2%, and a comparable-store sales increase of 6.1% in December.

01/03/2014 - 12:04

Raj Jain, the former head of a joint venture between Walmart and Bharti Enterprises, has joined Bharti Retail as CEO.

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