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Millennials do online research before they commit to making a purchase.

Retail

NRF Panel Discusses Impact of Amazon, Preferences of ‘Affluent Shoppers’

The First Insight Inc.-sponsored session was part of the National Retail Federation’s “Exhibitor Big Ideas” program.

clock January 18, 2018Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Uniqlo's fall/winter 2017 LifeWear collection was previewed in New York.

Retail

Uniqlo to Open Bronx Unit in the Spring

The Japanese retailer is bringing innovative fabrics and sophisticated fashion to new store.

clock January 18, 2018Sharon Edelson

Shopify Magnolia Home AR augmented reality

Retail

Today’s Consumer: Frugal, Community-Minded and Tech Savvy

Euromonitor International sees technologies such as augmented reality playing a key role this year.

clock January 18, 2018Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Model on the catwalkGucci show, Runway, Spring Summer 2018, Milan Fashion Week, Italy - 20 Sep 2017

Retail

Fashion Brands Commit to Boosting Circular Apparel Efforts by 2020

Kering, Zara, Target and many others are upping sustainability efforts and annual reports will track their progress.

clock January 18, 2018Kali Hays

Tina Lundgren and Terry Lundgren

Retail

Celebrating Terry J. Lundgren, From Trainee to Macy’s CEO

The former Macy’s chairman and ceo made an indelible mark on the retail landscape.

clock January 17, 2018David Moin

Reusable shopping bags are offered for sale at a Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market, in the Chinatown district of Los Angeles. Wal-Mart is sharpening its attack against Amazon. The discounter says it is changing its membership-based free shipping service test to two days from three days and is charging one dollar less for the annual membership fee. Wal-Mart began testing the service in 2015 as a way to counter Amazon's highly successful Prime shippingWal-Mart-Delivery, Los Angeles, USA

Retail

Wal-Mart Taps Judith McKenna as New International Head

She will become the second woman ceo in Wal-Mart’s history.

clock January 17, 2018Kali Hays

Uniqlo Stockholm

Retail

Uniqlo to Enter Swedish Market

The fast-fashion company will open its first store in Stockholm this fall.

clock January 17, 2018Kelly Wetherille

Retail

NRF Gala Raises More Than $2.8 Million to Nurture Talent

The gala was a record-breaker bringing in funds for NRF scholarship and industry supporting programs.

clock January 16, 2018David Moin

Retail

BJ’s Baldwin Elected Chairman of NRF

Eight new board members were named along with the chairmanship announcement.

clock January 16, 2018Sharon Edelson

The planned outside facade for the Shanghai flagship.

Retail

Galeries Lafayette to Open Shanghai Flagship Later This Year

The company’s goal is to open a dozen stores by 2025 in the six largest cities in China.

clock January 16, 2018Vicki M. Young

Adrian Cheng

Retail

Adrian Cheng Continues Investments in Millennial, Gen Z-Focused Businesses

Cheng has made new investments in Finery, the digital wardrobe manager and Undone, a platform specializing in made-to-order timepieces.

clock January 16, 2018Natalie Theodosi

Maddy, left, and her friend Maggie, last names not given, sit with their shopping bags at Union Square in San Francisco, . Black Friday, historically the starting line of the retail industry's crucial holiday buying season, isn't quite the one-day spree it used to be. Some retailers have pushed their biggest Black Friday door-buster deals into Thanksgiving Day and spread other promotions to even earlier in the seasonHoliday Shopping Black Friday, San Francisco, USA - 25 Nov 2016

Retail

Personalization, Mobile Commerce Cement Key Positions in Retail Market

The popular features are quickly becoming new cornerstones for retailers’ top success strategies.

clock January 16, 2018Elizabeth Doupnik

Doug McMillon

Retail

Doug McMillon on Retail’s Only Constant — Change

He will receive the NRF Visionary Award.

clock January 14, 2018Sharon Edelson

More than 40,000 apparel and footwear stores have closed in Brazil in the last few years, but retailers are beginning to see a rebound.

Retail

Brazilian Retailers Eye Recovery — For Now

After shuttering 40,000 stores in the last few years, Brazil’s fashion retailers are expected to rebound in 2018, although uncertainties remain.

clock January 14, 2018Ivan Castano

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Retail

H&M Temporarily Shutters Stores in South Africa

The Swedish fast-fashion giant made the move in the wake of the hoodie controversy.

clock January 14, 2018Jennifer Weil

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