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TJX Completes Acquisition of Australian Off-Price Retailer Trade Secret

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Framingham, MA—The TJX Companies investment in expanding oversees just took a turn toward Oz. The off-price retailer said today that it has completed its acquisition of Trade Secret, an off-price retailer that operates 35 stores in Australia, from Gazal Corporation Limited for a purchase price of $80 million Australian (subject …

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Expert Opinion: The Robin Report on TJX Companies

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Robin Lewis, author of “The New Rules of Retail,” has over 40 years of strategic operating and consulting experience in the retail and related consumer products industries. He has held executive positions at DuPont, VF Corporation, Women’s Wear Daily (WWD), and Goldman Sachs, among others, and has consulted for dozens …

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Amazon, Nordstrom Lead Customer Satisfaction Index

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Ann Arbor, MI—The American Customer Satisfaction Index’s 2014 report ranks Amazon the top e-commerce retailer and Nordstrom the top department store retailer. The report also shows that overall customer satisfaction is dropping for brick-and-mortar retailers and rising for web retailers. “Although there are several signs that the economy might finally …