PowerReviews and Northwestern University’s Spiegel Digital and Database Research Center analyzed ratings and consumer reviews to gauge their influence on purchase decisions.
“Westfield: How We Shop Now, What’s Next?” surveyed 12,000 consumers in the U.S. and U.K. and leveraged the knowledge of Westfield Labs, and experts in retail analytics, industry strategy and insight, trend spotters and architects.
Trends and Analysis
The bank has pumped more than $230 million into the economy in hopes of stimulating consumption.
Industry sources suspect the company Jessica Alba cofounded will turn to public markets because a next venture capital funding round is unlikely.
Designer and Luxury
Certain brands are better positioned to ride out the current macroeconomic challenges in China, according to a new report from Exane BNP Paribas.
Millennials present a new and clearly unique marketing challenge from what the fashion industry has encountered in the past.
Mass and Off-Price
Wal-Mart is suing Puerto Rico for an alleged unconstitutional tax.
Gosling’s new book is the “Classic Contemporary: The DNA of Furniture Design.”
Nordstrom will begin selling Madewell products in 15 doors and online.
Direct, Internet and Catalogue
Growth came in all divisions and in all geographies.
Marketing and Consumer Behavior
Traditionally label-happy brands such as Abercrombie & Fitch and its sister brand, Hollister, are steadily losing market share.