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Kohl’s, Walmart and Kroger’s Take Top Spots in Ad Effectiveness for February

The top retailers tracked by ABX ran 465 new ads in February, which compares to 442 in January.

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Inturn Hosts Its First-Ever Working Capital Summit

Inventory solution firm Inturn will hold its Working Capital Summit in partnership with the Boston Consulting Group.

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Business Features

Think Tank: How to Use Data to Expand the Lifetime Value of a Customer

Rob Glickman is chief marketing officer at Treasure Data.

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Direct-to-Consumer Fragrance: Can It Ever Work?

Phlur, Hawthorne for Men, Pinrose and Skylar are among a crop of new entrants leading the direct-to-consumer fragrance space.

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Business Features

Retail Success Hinges on ‘Knowing and Understanding’ the Customer

Matthew E. Rubel, formerly of Varsity Brands and Collective Brands, shares his insights into what retailers and brands can do in a tumultuous market.

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Flextronics Joins United Nations Global Compact

As a sign of its ongoing dedication to sustainable and responsible business practices, Flex joins 9,500 other global corporate participants.

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Dow Chemical Company Unveils Sustainable Textile Treatment

The launch was announced today at the American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists International Conference.

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Business Features

Think Tank: Weighing the Risk of Employee-Owned Devices on the Sales Floor

Dave Harouche, founder of Multimedia Plus, explains why retail employees should be equipped with software and hardware as well.

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Business Features

Timbuk2’s Secret to Success: Embracing Its Founding Spirit, With a Modern Twist

Patti Cazzato, chief executive officer of Timbuk2, shares her approach to growing the brand.

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Jewelry Brand Mejuri Takes Millennial Business Approach for Big Payoffs

In the past year, it enormously increased annual sales with a strategy focused on social and drops.

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Business Features

Think Tank: Why Consumers Are Still Shopping in Stores

Allison Ames, president and chief executive officer at Beanstalk, asserts that the in-store experience matters.

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Improved Digital Solutions Pave Way for Sustainability

Digital solutions help streamline company-wide processes and mitigate waste, among other environmental stressors.

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Think Tank: Hourly Worker, Brand Warrior, the New Battle for Frontline Talent

Matt MacInnis, chief executive officer of Inkling, explains.

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Founder of FabScrap Discusses New York City Textile Recycling

FabScrap aims to mitigate the issue of textile waste by streamlining material recycling processes for New York-based businesses.

clock March 2, 2018Tracey Greenstein

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Business Features

Think Tank: Merchandising With Intelligence

Accenture’s Jill Standish and Courtney Spitz describe how using artificial intelligence to reimagine creative merchandising experiences can be a game-changer.

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