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Trends and Analysis

Weekly Sales Feel Winter’s Chill

Sales flat from prior week, up 1.8 percent versus 2014 counterpart.

Retailers Not Buoyed by Economic Gains

Gas prices and unemployment are down and the stock market is up — but retailers just aren't feeling they'll see much of a lift in business this year.

Winter Storm Impacts Southeast Retail

Retailers hunkered down from Texas to Tennessee as a winter storm early Monday closed schools and people heeded warnings to stay off of icy roads.

German Retailers Forecast 2015 Pickup

BTE president Steffen Jost reported about 40 percent of the nation’s fashion stores are expecting a sales gain in 2015.

CMOs Puzzle Over Social Analytics Growth

Marketing executives still looking to make best use of digital media, Big Data.

Singapore’s Changi Airport Becomes Major Retail Hub

If not for the roar of airplane engines, the Singapore Changi Airport could easily pass for an enormous luxury shopping mall.

Weaker Euro Leads to Uptick in Tourist Spending

Currency swings have unlocked new and lucrative opportunities for European luxury companies.

Indian Retail Market Seen Doubling by 2020

There’s a surge of movement happening in the country’s retail sector.

Shoppers inside Shanghai’s IAPM mall.

China Retailers Bullish as New Year Nears

As the country enters the Year of the Sheep, the outlook for retailers appears anything but sheepish.