Channel Insights - Newsletter

07/17/2013 - 11:50

Kmart is kicking it old school this back-to-school season with its latest viral ad campaign, which features “yo momma” jokes.

07/16/2013 - 16:54

Meijer conducted a survey of its customers, which revealed that 90% of them plan to spend the same or more than they did last year and 40% will have completed their back-to-school shopping before the school year begins.

07/16/2013 - 16:36

While competitors are in the midst of promoting back-to-school offers, Walmart is touting its familiar everyday low prices message and promising its customers gimmick-free pricing all season long.

07/16/2013 - 12:26

Kellwood Company, a leading apparel manufacturer and marketer, has appointed Lynn Shanahan to the newly created role of CEO of Kellwood Brands.

07/15/2013 - 15:29

The U.S. Census Bureau released a report showing an increase of 0.6% in retail trade sales for June when compared to May. Sales were up 6% when compared to June 2012.

07/15/2013 - 15:14

Ahead of the 84th Major League Baseball All-Star Game in New York, Pepsi has announced a national partnership with New York Yankees All-Star second baseman Robinson Cano.

07/15/2013 - 14:22

Brooklyn-based home furnishings retailer West Elm is heading to the Midwest to open its first-ever retail store in St. Louis, Mo., Thursday, July 25.

07/15/2013 - 14:02

Sanuk, a division of Deckers Outdoor Corporation, has made changes to its sales and marketing teams. The company has appointed Jeff Booth as its core national sales manager and Tommy Campagne as its core marketing manager.

07/15/2013 - 11:50

Loblaw has entered into a definitive agreement with Shoppers Drug Mart under which Loblaw will acquire Shoppers Drug Mart for C$12.4 billion in cash and stock.

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