Retailing


Accessories Council to Hold Pre-Valentines Day Promo Twitter Party

Valentine's Day image

New York—Gearing up for Valentine’s Day? And no, we’re not talking about what you’re buying your sweetie (although it better be … [Read more...]

Dollar General to Add 625 STORES this Year

Dollar General

Goodlettsville, TN--Dollar General is coming to a neighborhood near you. The company plans to open 625 new stores and create 6,000 … [Read more...]

Study Best M-Commerce Sites of 2010

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Austin, TX—With a more than 100 million smart phone activated in the United States today, retailers and fashion brands have made a … [Read more...]

Blizzard Could Cost Retailers $1 Billion in Sales

Blizzard could cost retailers $1 billion in sales

Chicago--The blizzard that crippled the Northeast on the days immediately following Christmas may have strongly affected retail … [Read more...]

Jan 1: The Big White One

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Westport, CT—After better-than expected Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Super Saturday and Day After Christmas retail sales, some … [Read more...]

Consumer Satisfaction Report: E-Commerce Winners and Losers

Holiday Shopping Online

 Ann Arbor, MI—Although e-commerce sales during the holiday season hit record highs, consumer satisfaction with the top 40 online … [Read more...]

Top 10 Luxury Phone Apps for 2010

Mulberry's app for iPhone/iPad

New York--Unlike the hesitation many luxurygoods marketers held in launching into e-commerce, many luxury brands and retailers … [Read more...]

Holiday Wrap Up: Christmas Week Sales Rose 4%-8%

Holiday Wrap Up

New York—Holiday shoppers keep retailers busier than usual last week. The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) and … [Read more...]

Report: Holiday E-Commerce Sales Hit $36 Billion

E-commerce

Purchase, NY—For a holiday selling season that is expected to hit an all time high, one channel continuing to show unprecedented … [Read more...]

Harvey Nichols’ Doggone Accessories

Harvey Nichols

London—The folks at Harvey Nichols sure can’t be characterized as having the typical British stiff upper lips.  In its holiday … [Read more...]

Dillard’s Plans Online Fulfullment Center

Dillard's storefront

Maumelle, AR—Arkansas state officials hailed Dillard’s Wednesday for announcing that the store is building a new Internet … [Read more...]

Report: Super Saturday Sales Up 5%

Super Saturday Sales up 5%

Chicago–This year the Saturday before Christmas, traditionally one of the busiest days in retail, was truly super.According to … [Read more...]