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Trends and Analysis

Macy’s Herald Square.

Holiday 2015: In a Season of Concerns, Retailers Seek Modest Gains

Shifting consumer spending patterns and heightened promoting have raised retail worries.

The Select Citywalk mall in India.

Select Citywalk CEO on How Mall Stays on Top in India

Select Citywalk is consistently seen as India’s leading mall, with sales of more than 10 billion rupees, or $151.2 million, a year and a string of global players making their Indian debuts there.

A view outside the Macy's store in Herald Square

NYPD’S Bratton: City Secure Amid Terror Fears

Mayor Bill de Blasio and NYPD officials assure jittery consumers of increased security.

Paris Attacks Likely to Send Chinese Shoppers Elsewhere In Euro Zone

The impact of the attacks on overseas tourism is likely to lessen within three to six months, experts said.

Watros Hints at the Changes Ahead at Kaufhof

At the German Retail Congress here, the executive outlined some of the strategic shifts ahead.

MAPIC: Key Conferences

A list of upcoming retail conferences.

WWD CEO Summit By the Numbers

From sales and earnings growth to the number of employers and economic trends, the data presented covered a lot of ground.

A rendering of the Hudson Yards project.

MAPIC Lauds U.S. Retailers for Embracing Online Shopping

Instead of fearing online shopping, brick-and-mortar retailers are embracing it. Much of this activity is taking place in the U.S., which is being heralded as the “Country of Honor” at this year’s MAPIC conference.

Black Friday May Be Losing Its Mojo

The stretching of Black Friday sales to the beginning of November is diminishing the impact of the shopping.