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Holiday shopping in San Francisco.

Retail

Amazon, iTunes and Best Buy Top List of Resold Gift Cards

Wal-Mart came in fourth and was followed by Target, Starbucks, Apple and Macy’s.

clock December 27, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

A shopper walks past a display at a JCPenney store, in Seattle. Black Friday has morphed from a single day when people got up early to score doorbusters into a whole season of deals, so shoppers may feel less need to be outHoliday Shopping Black Friday, Seattle, USA - 24 Nov 2017

Retail

Research Reveals Need for Retail Labor Cost Optimization

Lost sales and profits can result from inefficient labor practices.

clock December 18, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

How data is collected and used can help firms be  more hyper-relevant to consumers.

Financial

Study: Companies Need to Dig Deeper on Personalization

Using data to anticipate a need or want is one way to be hyper-relevant.

clock December 5, 2017Vicki M. Young

Street Style RTW Spring 2018

Retail

Buying Less, Wanting More: A Look at Millennial Shoppers

Younger consumers are said to be moving away from buying “things,” but there’s a lot behind the perceived shift.

clock December 4, 2017Kali Hays

CityLife Shopping District

Retail

CityLife Shopping District Debuts in Milan

The biggest Italian urban shopping center will open its doors on Thursday.

clock November 29, 2017Alessandra Turra

Google office in London

Legal

Google Facing Antitrust Inquiry From Missouri Attorney General

Attorney General Josh Hawley, who recently launched a run for Senate next year, is making a target out of the online giant.

clock November 13, 2017Kali Hays

A holiday window from Lord & 
Taylor.

Marketing and Promotion

Lord & Taylor’s Holiday Windows, With Jessie James Decker

Unveiling the window displays coincided with a charitable holiday shopping event.

clock November 10, 2017Vicki M. Young

Pharrell Williams

Fashion Scoops

Pharrell Williams Performing at Alibaba’s Singles’ Day Event

Williams will be joined by “surprise guests” and a number of Chinese celebrities.

clock October 30, 2017Kali Hays

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Marketing and Promotion

Data Science Key to TechStyle Fashion Group’s Success

Here is how the company’s data science team leverages its tools for ShoeDazzle, FabKids, Fabletics and JustFab.  

clock October 13, 2017Lauren Olsen

Amazon logo

Government and Trade

EU Hits Amazon With 250M Euro Tax Bill, Lays Out VAT Reform Agenda

The European Commission wants to close a loophole tech giants like Amazon have been utilizing.

clock October 4, 2017Kali Hays

Amy Leverton

Markets

Executive Insights: Amy Leverton of Denim Dudes

Amy Leverton talks to WWD about upcoming denim trends.

clock September 29, 2017Tracey Greenstein

Joe's Jeans High Rise Flare and Kass Ankle jeans. Image courtesy of Joe’s Jeans.

Markets

Denim Market Fueled by Customization, Reinvention and Trend-Right Fashion

Denim brands are reinventing themselves to stay fresh and competitive in the market.

clock September 29, 2017Tracey Greenstein

IRL GGP pop-up shops

Business Features

Bringing Online to Life With IRL at Water Tower Place

The 4,000-square-foot space offers an “immersive shopping experience” for consumers.

clock September 28, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Technology

The State of Wearables, Computer Vision-Assisted Shopping and Security

Tech’s insiders discuss how to assess trends, what happened to wearables, and whether computer vision-assisted shopping will become hot.

clock September 19, 2017Adriana Lee

Google office in London

Legal

Google Facing Long, Uncertain Appeal of Record EU Fine

The move maybe be little more than a Hail Mary pass to protect advertising revenue.

clock September 12, 2017Kali Hays

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