Retail

Here's Why the Best Is Yet to Come for J.C. Penney

There's something to be said for being the last man (or store) standing.<p>The financial resurrection of <b>J.C. Penney</b> (NYSE:JCP) has been nothing short of …

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3 Top Retail Stocks to Buy in 2017

It's tougher than ever for retailers. Here are three that investors should bet on in 2017.<p>The retail industry is going through a major disruption, …

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Walmart Canada launches grocery delivery

Walmart Canada has launched a grocery home delivery service in the Greater Toronto Area.<p>Aiming to offer customers greater flexibility and …

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'People aren't spending': stores close doors in 'oversaturated' US retail market

Boarded-up shops are a common sight in cities across the country as Macy’s, Sears and JCPenney struggle and Credit Suisse downgrades the retail sector<p>Canal Street was never a high-end retail experience. But, like many streets in New York City and in cities across the US, it is becoming increasingly …

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Online shopping website India, Shop online for every need

Why Choose Us<p>Vendkart may be a new name in the online shopping websites but its formation has started quite a time ago. Vendkart is a online shopping …

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Dry Erase White Boards

OVERVIEW<p>The following is an overview of the <i>Shipping</i>Pass Pilot subscription service. You should review the Terms & Conditions for a more detailed …

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Amazon will collect state sales taxes nationwide April 1st

From CNBC:Amazon, the online merchandise juggernaut, will collect sales taxes from all states with a sales tax starting April 1.Tax-free shopping …

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GameStop to shutter 100+ stores

×<p>GameStop to shutter 100+ stores<p>NEW YORK – It’s game over for more than 100 Gamestop retail locations.<p>The company announced earlier this week that …

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Walmart's latest move confirms the death of the American middle class as we know it

Walmart is getting into aspirational retail — and it says a lot about the American economy.<p>Quotes in the article<p>Wal-Mart Stores …

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As Bankruptcy Looms, American Retailers Must ‘Adapt or Die’

The time has come for a sweeping, much-needed reset in US apparel retail.<p><i>Hello BoF Professionals, your exclusive weekly briefing is ready.</i><p>“Time is not on your side.”<p>Such was the subject line of American Apparel’s March 23, 2017 marketing email, giving readers one last chance to shop its online …

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How Small Business Owners Can Avoid Sears's Fatal Mistake

Sears had the chance to beat Amazon at its own game. Instead, it closed stores and retrenched.<p>When a company announces to its investors that there is "substantial doubt" about its ability to continue trading, it is clear that there are troubling times ahead. When this happens to a company that …

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Here’s How Macy’s Is Trying To Lure Shoppers

Despite the closure of dozens of stores and an all-but-dead takeover deal, Macy’s isn’t quite ready to throw in the ol’ retail towel. Instead, the …

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4 Shopping Apps That Will Save You Money

Matching coupons to sales is the hallmark of every successful savings strategy but ensuring that you've captured every deal can be difficult, …

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The Fundamentals to Building a Successful eCommerce Business From Scratch

Building a successful eCommerce business is like running a marathon. You have to start preparing beforehand so that you don’t run out of fuel mid way.<p>…

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Traditional Grocery Stores Can't Keep Up with Digital Shopping

Those who regularly shop at the grocery stores may have noticed a trend over the past few years: the prices are getting better and better. It's not …

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Fashion shoppers snubbing malls to look elsewhere for inspiration

NEW YORK -- Erica Dao used to shop at malls once a month, looking in stores and seeing what the mannequins displayed. Now, she mainly looks for …

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Flip Flop Shops Floats New Retail Concept

Specialty chain Flip Flop Shops, owned by Cherokee Global Brands, recently debuted its first “floating retail concept” at Stonebriar Centre in the …

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China marketing: Five Keys For A Crowded Market

1) THINK DIGITAL. Chinese ad spending is shifting away from traditional media like TVand into digital marketing, for a straightforward reason: that’s where the customers are. Chinese consumers spend a large amount of their leisure time online—up to 70 percent, according to a McKinsey survey. This …

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5 hacks for shopping at Macy’s, Gap and Kohl’s

These days it’s typically easier to find better prices online than in stores–<i>unless</i> you’re strategically shopping with hacks that can slash the …

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Will Moms Buy Groceries Online?

by , Columnist,<p>In late 2015, Oreo cookies ran a successful promotion tied to the holidays called “Oreo Colorfilled.” The brand cleverly engaged …

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Designing Social Proof Into Your Ecommerce Website

Have you ever been in a public situation where everyone around you was doing something, and you, not wanting to do the wrong thing, simply copied …

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19 Retailers Shed Stores So Far in 2017 (BEBE, CROX)

Consumers’ online shopping habits the past few years, along with their growing preference for restaurants and travel over clothes and accessories, …

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Retail disruption: Big stores face big challenges, while smaller, nimbler retailers thrive online

With just a few days left until the store closes for good on Sunday, the shelves at Macy’s were almost bare. On a table filled with men’s dress …

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7 Strategies for Improving Adwords E-Commerce Performance | SEJ

Improving your AdWords performance can be tough when you start to hit a ceiling. This is a critical time when reviewing your account for areas of …

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British shops quake as big US names shut thousands of stores

Thousands of major stores are shutting down in the United States – triggering fears of a wave of closures on this side of the Atlantic.<p>One of the …

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eBay FAQ - Tracking Sales Statistics

The eBay website is nothing if not an incredible body of statistical information. With millions of auctions running in parallel at any chosen moment, …

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<b>What Will V-Commerce Look Like?</b><p>By Gina Joseph<p>Virtual reality (VR) for retail is here. On the B2B level, it is already changing the way<p>manufacturers …

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Meet the eight private-label brands Amazon hopes will help it become a fashion powerhouse

Amazon is many things — restless tech giant, consumer-obsessed disruptor and e-commerce innovator.It is one of the top companies to watch in fashion, setting the tone for how to serve shoppers online, experimenting with how to sell to them in a physical environment through its new book stores and …

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Supermarkets are keeping shoppers guessing with nonfood items

Stores from Aldi to Hy-Vee surprise customers with furniture and freezers.

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Walmart acquires niche online retailers, to the dismay of hipsters

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is rapidly buying up hip, small online retailers that appeal to wealthier shoppers in hopes of finally taking on Amazon.com …

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