April 27, 2016

Ace Hardware Corp. is best known for selling home improvement merchandise, but also operates a growing grocery channel.

April 27, 2016

Despite their tech-savvy reputation, millennials are not above reducing their retail spending with the help of good old-fashioned print coupons.

April 26, 2016

The nation’s largest western and work wear retailer is nothing if not supportive of its employees.

April 25, 2016

Billabong is deploying an in-store sound and scent strategy to offer customers a more immersive experience.

April 25, 2016

Chico's reduces costs with marketing shake-up
 

April 25, 2016

The J.C. Penney Co. Inc. is teaming up with a well-known social network to help draw traffic and sales at select mall-based locations.

April 25, 2016

As more members of the millennial generation reach the age where they start settling down and buying homes, Lowe’s wants to be sure it reaches them in a format they find relevant.

April 25, 2016

J.Crew customers on Saturday received a surprise in their email accounts — a letter from the CEO and chairman of the company, Mickey Drexler.

April 21, 2016

Digital retailing is growing in popularity, but the brick-and-mortar channel remains dominant for at least one crucial consumer activity.

April 21, 2016

When it comes to shopping in stores, “digital natives” want the same technological conveniences they have come to expect online.

April 21, 2016

A major Manhattan subway station concourse that had been closed since 2009 has been transformed into a lively shopping and dining destination.

April 20, 2016

There is no shortage of emerging technologies with the potential to transform how retailers operate, but some are closer to realizing that potential than others.

April 19, 2016

While high bounce and exit rates can be frustrating to online retailers, nothing irks them more than seeing a high percentage of abandoned carts.

April 19, 2016

Grand Rapids, Michigan-based Meijer is giving customers the chance to help create a TV commercial, and gaining some free social promotion in the process.

April 18, 2016

Michaels Companies Inc., is tailoring its promotions, markdowns and prices to current customer demand by deploying Revionics merchandising solutions.

April 18, 2016

Michaels Companies Inc., is tailoring its promotions, markdowns and prices to current customer demand by deploying Revionics merchandising solutions.

April 15, 2016

Facebook is on its way to becoming a vitally important CRM platform. Here are five reasons why.

April 15, 2016

The retailer first debuted the concept, designed to provide enhanced, personalized service to the local Hispanic community, in June 2015, in Miami, opening 12 stores. 

April 15, 2016

The Dallas Business Journal is reporting on how GameStop CEO Paul Raines is expecting physical sales to remain key to the company’s revenue and growth strategy. 

April 14, 2016
As the head of Accenture’s retail practice, Jill Standish will focus on the business strategy and ongoing development and execution of retail industry strategy for clients. She will also manage the company’s retail industry client portfolio.
 
April 14, 2016
Starbucks founder and CEO Howard Schultz recently touched down at Target Corp. headquarters in Minneapolis as part of Target’s series of  “innovation speakers.”
April 13, 2016

According to Reuters, Walmart is rolling out free curbside pickup of online grocery orders to eight new cities, which will make the service available in about 200 stores in 30 metropolitan areas across the U.S.

April 13, 2016

Relfexis Systems’ Dave Andrews asks retailers communicating tasks to stores via email what they would rather their employees doing — reading emails and taking phone calls in an office or directing associates and helping customers in the aisles? 

April 12, 2016
JCPenney is debuting Boutique+, a plus-size fashion brand designed for full-figured millennial women. Boutique+ will be available at 500 stores and online May 1.