Retail


ShopperTrak, Workplace Announce Partnership to Better Retail Staffing

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Chicago--ShopperTrak, a leading global provider of consumer behavior insights and location-based analytics, announcedTuesday a … [Read more...]

Hello Kitty to Open First Retail Concept

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Torrance, CA—Pop icon and girl-about-town Miss Kitty White will soon enter a new career in her multimillion business empire.  … [Read more...]

Retail Rents in Manhattan Continue to Rise

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Retail rents in Manhattan continue to rise, according to a report by The Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY). For the first … [Read more...]

April Sales, Retail Job Growth Disappoint

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April retail sales for apparel and accessories stores were virtually flat compared to March (up 0.2%) and edged up 0.7% over April … [Read more...]

Retailers & Trade Orgs Welcome Bipartisan TPA Legislation, Urge Approval to Move Trade Agenda Forward

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Retail and trade organizations reacted favorably following yesterday's announcement that a bipartisan Congressional bill on Trade … [Read more...]

ShopperTrak and Shopkick Announce Retail Partnership

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Chicago--ShopperTrak, the leading global provider of consumer behavior insights and location-based analytics, has teamed up with … [Read more...]

Game Changers: NPD’s Marshal Cohen on the Next Big Thing

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2014 ended with a good news/bad news sort of holiday season. Sure sales were up and mostly in line with forecasts. Online sales … [Read more...]

Commerce Dept: November Sales Rise Most in 8 Months

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Washington—The most hires in a decade, lowering gas prices and plenty of promotions at retail helped total November retail sales … [Read more...]

Survey: Why Shoppers Are Leaving Stores Empty Handed

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New York--Consumers are walking into retail stores expecting to get fast, smart guidance while they shop. But they aren’t getting … [Read more...]

Editor’s Blog: Decisions, Decisions…

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I am not a decisive person by any stretch. So it was with eager trepidation that I set out to create my very own, one-of-a-kind, … [Read more...]

2013 Retail Sales Increase Projected to Slow

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Washington—Coming off a heels of a 2012 holiday season that had lower growth than originally projected, 2013 is likely too to see … [Read more...]

Cambridge Satchel Opening First Retail Store

Cambridge Satchel's first store will open in London

London—What handbag designer doesn’t dream of creating a line with one basic style, then seeing buzz explode on the international … [Read more...]