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Walmart Forecast Weak as Q4 Profit Falls 21%

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Bentonville, AR—Hit by lower traffic in stores, winter storms and benefit reductions for its lower income shoppers, Walmart Stores … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Top 10 Articles of Note

A romantic embrace in a Michael Kors Valentine's promotion

New York—Well it’s New York Fashion Week a designer’s delight. This time around, there’s one designer who must be ecstatic even … [Read more...]

Walmart Trims Forecast on Weaker Comp Sales

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Bentonville, AR—An estimated one in seven Americans—some 48 million—were reportedly affected by the $5 billion cuts in the federal … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Must-Read, Online News

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New York—Collaborations were a hot topic this week. From the Banana Republic/Marimekko apparel and accessories for spring to more … [Read more...]

Walmart to Invest $10 Million Toward U.S. Manufacturing

Walmart U.S. CEO Bill Simon addressing the U.S. Conference of Mayors meeting in Washington

Washington—Walmart is putting its money where its mouth is. The nation’s largest retailer has been a champion of encouraging Made … [Read more...]

Holiday Sales Results Come in at NRF Expectations

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New York—The U.S. Department of Commerce released today its December retail sales results which showed moderate increases. The … [Read more...]

Holiday Online Report: Shopper Loyalty Wanes

L.L.Bean (along with Amazon) set the bar for customer experience excellence.

Ann Arbor, MI—The big chill that hit all states today (except Hawaii) is sure to help online sales as consumers stay warm … [Read more...]

Holiday Survey: Lowest Retailer Retention in 10 Years

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Charleston, SC/Winston-Salem, NC—With less than two days to Christmas, U.S. retailers are still scrambling to grab the final third … [Read more...]

Week in Review: 10 Items to Read

Dec. 24, or "Mobile Eve," should see an upswing in mobile commerce as last minute shoppers search for gifts.

New York—As we enter the final stretch of the holiday season, retailers may be keeping track of how many shoppers enter their … [Read more...]

Report: Holiday Retail Winners? Walmart, Amazon Take Lead

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Charleston, SC / Winston-Salem, NC—Bigger is, well, bigger. According to the the Christmas & Holiday Shopping Forecast … [Read more...]

Last Minute Shoppers Hold Out For 70%-Off Deals

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Charleston, SC/Winston-Salem, NC—Just before Black Friday, retail analysts had been predicting that holiday shoppers—many on tight … [Read more...]

Week in Review: 10 Must-Read Articles

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New York—It’s the day that retailers and bargain hunters have been waiting for: Black Friday. Early reports indicate that traffic … [Read more...]