July 2, 2015

The explosive growth of device connectivity, wireless technology, cloud computing and advanced analytics has driven the Internet of Things (IoT) from vision to reality. This growth presents a wealth of oportunity for retailers.

July 2, 2015

With consumers’ “I want it now” mentality, today’s retailers seem to be investing in ways to get products to customers faster. Retailers are scrambling to get their products to customers with overnight, same-day, four-hour, one-hour and other delivery options. Such offers help on two fronts: they satisfy the needy customer and give the perception that one retailer is offering more options than others to differentiate the brand.

July 2, 2015

HSN is celebrating its 38th year as a direct-to-consumer content retailer by having a party in Margaritaville.

July 2, 2015

HSN is celebrating its 38th year as a direct-to-consumer content retailer by having a party in Margaritaville.

July 2, 2015

A recently launched gifting Web site with a familiar sounding name promises to make it better to receive than give a gift. 

July 2, 2015

A recently launched gifting Web site with a familiar sounding name promises to make it better to receive than give a gift. 

July 2, 2015

QVC has named a Procter & Gamble veteran as its next business planning and analysis chief, as the company looks to maximize efficiencies and organizational synergy.

July 2, 2015

QVC has named a Procter & Gamble veteran as its next business planning and analysis chief, as the company looks to maximize efficiencies and organizational synergy.

July 2, 2015

Staples is coming to the rescue of consumers with long school supply lists by creating an inventive new way to attract these shoppers.

June 30, 2015

Boot Barn has taken a significant step forward in its e-commerce strategy now that its acquisition of Sheplers is complete.

June 30, 2015

Boot Barn has taken a significant step forward in its e-commerce strategy now that its acquisition of Sheplers is complete.

June 29, 2015

Accenture is looking to help retailers move more quickly to digital with its acquisition of Javelin Group, a retail strategy consulting and digital transformation services provider. 

June 29, 2015

Accenture is looking to help retailers move more quickly to digital with its acquisition of Javelin Group, a retail strategy consulting and digital transformation services provider. 

June 29, 2015

Barnes & Noble is debuting a strangely appropriate omnichannel promotion for a retailer who might wish it could go back to an era in which bookshops were more relevant. 

June 29, 2015

Efficient Collaborative Retail Marketing (ECRM) continues to expand its capabilities and has done so again with another key retail industry hire.

June 29, 2015

Efficient Collaborative Retail Marketing (ECRM) continues to expand its capabilities and has done so again with another key retail industry hire.

June 29, 2015

As food delivery increases in popularity among U.S. consumers, online grocer Peapod is launching an innovative service focused on produce.

June 29, 2015

U.S. grocery shopping habits appear to be changing as consumers increasingly seek out the convenience of online ordering when it comes to food, according to a new study.

June 26, 2015

Talk about a perfect storm. As if the role of the CMO isn’t changing fast enough in all industries, the retail industry itself is undergoing major disruption and rapid transformation. As a result, retail CMOs certainly have their work cut out for themselves. 

June 26, 2015

Talk about a perfect storm. As if the role of the CMO isn’t changing fast enough in all industries, the retail industry itself is undergoing major disruption and rapid transformation. As a result, retail CMOs certainly have their work cut out for themselves. 

June 26, 2015

One of the world's biggest fashion retailers says the strong U.S. dollar hurt profits in the second quarter, but the company is moving ahead with plans to increase investments and even launch a new brand in 2017.

June 26, 2015

Lululemon Athletica has named a former Walgreens executive as the athleisure company's next digital chief.

June 26, 2015

NCR’s legacy as a cash register company is long gone following the recent launch of a major retail initiative with top technology partners that positions the company as an enabler of omnichannel execution.

June 26, 2015

NCR’s legacy as a cash register company is long gone following the recent launch of a major retail initiative with top technology partners that positions the company as an enabler of omnichannel execution.