Current Headlines

  1. Alibaba, Lowe’s, Nordstrom, Target To Speak At NRF 2019: Retail’s Big Show
    8/28/2018

    More than two dozen of the best and brightest leaders from retail, technology and business will be among the headline speakers as over 37,000 retailers from nearly 100 countries gather in New York in January to address the latest trends, innovations and strategies for transformation at the National Retail Federation’s 108th annual convention.

  2. Happy Returns And Paper Source Expand Partnership Nationwide
    8/28/2018

    Happy Returns, which provides a comprehensive solution of software, services, and logistics for online returns, recently announced the expansion of its partnership with Paper Source to host Return Bars in 125 stores in 45 metro areas nationwide.

  3. Premium Outdoor Destination Curated By Moosejaw Opens On Walmart.com Today; First In Walmart’s Family Of Acquired Brands To Open Digital Store On Site
    8/27/2018

    Let the madness begin…the "Moosejaw Madness" that’s coming to Walmart.com today, as we launch the new Premium Outdoor Store curated by Moosejaw. It’s kind of an honor, since this is the first time that Walmart is creating an online store on its flagship site curated by one of its acquired specialty retailers.

  4. Specialty Retailer Chooses MetTel To Deploy One Of The World's Largest SD-WAN Networks For Digital Transformation
    8/23/2018

    MetTel today announced an agreement to transform the communications and information technology network of a global specialty retailer with end-to-end, digital communications solutions, including one of the world's largest commercial SD-WAN deployments connecting more than 3,000 store locations around the world.

  5. Forever 21 Introduces AI-Powered Visual Search And Navigation From Donde Search
    8/22/2018

    Forever 21, one of the largest, most widely recognized independent fashion retailers in the world, is moving beyond text-based online search to offer shoppers AI-powered visual search and navigation developed by Donde Search.

  6. Checkmate: Walmart Is Omnichannel King, But Amazon Is In Position For The Crown, Reports Packaged Facts
    8/22/2018

    Among major retailers, Walmart is far and away the retail leader by number of shoppers. In 2018, 64% of U.S. adults (about 162 million) have shopped at Walmart in the past three months, according to market research firm Packaged Facts in the new report Walmart as Omnichannel Competitor, which focuses on omnichannel (online, in-store, and aggregated) consumer purchasing trends.

  7. CyberPower Launches Exclusive Line Of Surge Protectors At The Home Depot And homedepot.com
    8/21/2018

    Cyber Power Systems (USA), Inc., a leader in power protection and management products, and The Home Depot recently announced a launch partnership to bring a new line of CyberPower Surge Protectors to the retailer’s locations nationwide and on homedepot.com.

  8. Online Grocery Farmdrop Taps Selligent Marketing Cloud To Drive Customer Engagement
    8/21/2018

    Selligent Marketing Cloud, the B2C marketing automation company, today announced online ethical grocery company, Farmdrop, as its latest client

  9. Fleet Feet Launches Proprietary Programs To Elevate Its In-Store Experience
    8/21/2018

    Fleet Feet, the retail leader in inspiring and empowering the runner in everyone, announced today the launch of two new proprietary programs to further enhance and personalize the customer experience—Fit Engine and User Profiles.

  10. Showroom-Like Stores Could Overthrow The Basis For Retail Rents, Writes CREModels Executive
    8/21/2018

    If present trends continue, retail rents might one day be based on traffic and customers rather than traditional metrics such as sales per square foot or percentage rent, observes Mike Harris, Managing Director of CREModels, in a new column for Forbes.com.