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New Speakers Announced for Annual Fashion Tech Forum

Karen Harvey and Mike Dennison announced a new list of speakers for this year’s Fashion Tech Forum.

clock September 18, 2017Tracey Greenstein

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Business Features

Women Entrepreneurs: ‘The Rules of Business Are Changing’

Bank of America’s latest Women Business Owner Spotlight study showed optimism about the economy.

clock August 31, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Retail

Shufersal Partners With Verifone for PaaS Solutions

The supermarket chain will implement Verifone’s commerce-enabled payment solutions for the most sophisticated — and secure — checkout experience out there.

clock August 22, 2017Lauren Olsen

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Business Features

Rethinking Regional Malls, Shopping Centers

Two recent reports note the changing role of regional malls brought on by retail market changes.

clock July 10, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Marketing and Promotion

Why Print and Digital Are Key to Engaging Consumers in a Cluttered Market

John Pecaric, chief commercial officer at R.R. Donnelley, explains.

clock June 23, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Marketing and Promotion

Amazon, Drug Chains Score High in ABX Effectiveness for May

Retailers ran 435 new ads in May, which was about the same number as April.

clock June 20, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Business Features

Think Tank: A Retail Industry Bailout?

Greg Petro, president and chief executive officer of First Insight Inc., explains.

clock June 15, 2017Greg Petro

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Retail

Shoptalk Europe Features Hudson’s Bay Co., Matchesfashion.com, Alibaba Execs

The event is to be held in Copenhagen this fall.

clock June 14, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Business Features

John Varvatos COO on the Art and Science of Inventory Management

Guy Sommerhalder discusses the convergence of merchandising and warehouse management.

clock June 14, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Business Features

Why Retail Turnarounds Need to Get the Management Mojo Right

Mike Edwards of eBags and Tim Boerkoel of The Brownestone Group explain.

clock June 12, 2017WWD Staff

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Business Features

CEOs That Are Liked the Most

Owler uses a favorability algorithm to determine the results.

clock June 12, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Backstage at Gucci RTW Fall 2017

Business Features

Luxury Sales Growth Seen Slowing Further

Altagamma and Boston Consulting Group unveiled the fourth edition of their “The True-Luxury Global Consumer Insight” report.

clock April 28, 2017Alessandra Turra

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Technology

Online Retail Data Shows Revenue Losses From Markdown ‘Missteps’

Real-time data source Edited found losses of $9.24 million across 114 retail brands.

clock March 16, 2017Tracey Greenstein

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand speaks with designer, Nica Annette Rabinowitz during her tour of the Manufacture New York facility in Brooklyn.

Retail

Yelp Small Business Survey Reveals Optimism Despite Uncertain Future

The results conducted by the online feedback service unveiled hope among unexpected sources.

clock January 10, 2017Elizabeth Doupnik

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