Holiday


By Investing in Omnichannel, Merchants Prepare for Holiday Rush

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Boston—Retailers’ omnichannel efforts may be paying off and will be evident this holiday season.PYMNTS.com, a source of news … [Read more...]

Retail CMOs Predict 4.2% Increase in Total Holiday Store Sales

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Chicago—A skittish market and diminished back-to-school sales have U.S. retailers feeling cautiously optimistic for the upcoming … [Read more...]

Lands’ End Opens First Ever Holiday Pop-Up Shops in Boston, NYC

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Dodgewille, WI—Lands’ End is further trying to distinguish itself from the specter of its former owner, Sears Holdings. Lands’ End … [Read more...]

Macy’s Releases Holiday Shopping Survey Results

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Macy's is gearing up for the holidays. The retailer polled more than 5,000 Macy’s shoppers (ages 18+) about their holiday spending … [Read more...]

Red Alert: Over One-Third of Internet Retailers Unprepared for Holiday Season

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Los Angeles—With the holiday sales season just a month away, many Internet retailers say they may not be prepared yet.In a … [Read more...]

Tapping the Full Year-Round Potential of Gifting Market

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Stevens, PA—Retailers' conventional wisdom is that on “Black Friday the bottom line of retailers' account books goes from red ink … [Read more...]

Report: Simple Campaigns Can Help Retailers Reach Latinos at Holiday

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There are simple, cost-effective, and easily-executable campaigns targeting specific cultural customer segments can work well to … [Read more...]

Study: Shoppers Getting a Jump on Holiday Shopping

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Chicago--Every year the holiday shopping season seems to start earlier than the year before. New data from a survey conducted by … [Read more...]

What’s in Store for Holiday at Lord & Taylor

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Ho, Ho, Ho, the holidays are coming...to Lord & Taylor! In this ongoing What's in Store column, we look at the accessories … [Read more...]

What’s in Store for Holiday at Saks Fifth Avenue

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Ho, Ho, Ho, the holidays are coming! In this ongoing column, we look at the accessories major stores are highlighting for the … [Read more...]

Belk Q4 Profit Rises on Strong Holiday Sales

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Charlotte, NC—Belk Inc. posted an 8.4% rise in its fourth quarter profit aided by a big increase in its holiday sales.For the … [Read more...]

J. Crew Swings into Q4 Loss on Charges, Lower Sales at Flagship Brand

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New York---J. Crew Group Inc. today reported that it swung into a fourth quarter loss hurt by an impairment change and slower … [Read more...]