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The NRF Big Show.

Retail

Personalization, AI, All the Rage at NRF Big Show

Convention-goers were focused on technology to facilitate customization.

clock 20mSharon Edelson

Inside The White Briefs' Paris boutique

Retail

The White Briefs Opens First Boutique in Paris

The Swedish intimate apparel brand, which retails in around 100 doors worldwide, is planning further stores for Stockholm and Tokyo.

clock 7hAlex Wynne

The NRF Big Show.

Retail

After a Winning Season, What’s Next? NRF Convention Tackles the Future

NRF’s “Big Show” was marked by heavier retail participation, cutting-edge technology and water-cooler conversation on everything from Amazon’s next acquisition to how to handle mounting merchandise returns.

clock January 18, 2018David Moin

Millennials do online research before they commit to making a purchase.

Retail

NRF Panel Discusses Impact of Amazon, Preferences of ‘Affluent Shoppers’

The First Insight Inc.-sponsored session was part of the National Retail Federation’s “Exhibitor Big Ideas” program.

clock January 18, 2018Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Uniqlo's fall/winter 2017 LifeWear collection was previewed in New York.

Retail

Uniqlo to Open Bronx Unit in the Spring

The Japanese retailer is bringing innovative fabrics and sophisticated fashion to new store.

clock January 18, 2018Sharon Edelson

Shopify Magnolia Home AR augmented reality

Retail

Today’s Consumer: Frugal, Community-Minded and Tech Savvy

Euromonitor International sees technologies such as augmented reality playing a key role this year.

clock January 18, 2018Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Model on the catwalkGucci show, Runway, Spring Summer 2018, Milan Fashion Week, Italy - 20 Sep 2017

Retail

Fashion Brands Commit to Boosting Circular Apparel Efforts by 2020

Kering, Zara, Target and many others are upping sustainability efforts and annual reports will track their progress.

clock January 18, 2018Kali Hays

Tina Lundgren and Terry Lundgren

Retail

Celebrating Terry J. Lundgren, From Trainee to Macy’s CEO

The former Macy’s chairman and ceo made an indelible mark on the retail landscape.

clock January 17, 2018David Moin

Reusable shopping bags are offered for sale at a Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market, in the Chinatown district of Los Angeles. Wal-Mart is sharpening its attack against Amazon. The discounter says it is changing its membership-based free shipping service test to two days from three days and is charging one dollar less for the annual membership fee. Wal-Mart began testing the service in 2015 as a way to counter Amazon's highly successful Prime shippingWal-Mart-Delivery, Los Angeles, USA

Retail

Wal-Mart Taps Judith McKenna as New International Head

She will become the second woman ceo in Wal-Mart’s history.

clock January 17, 2018Kali Hays

Uniqlo Stockholm

Retail

Uniqlo to Enter Swedish Market

The fast-fashion company will open its first store in Stockholm this fall.

clock January 17, 2018Kelly Wetherille

Retail

NRF Gala Raises More Than $2.8 Million to Nurture Talent

The gala was a record-breaker bringing in funds for NRF scholarship and industry supporting programs.

clock January 16, 2018David Moin

Retail

BJ’s Baldwin Elected Chairman of NRF

Eight new board members were named along with the chairmanship announcement.

clock January 16, 2018Sharon Edelson

The planned outside facade for the Shanghai flagship.

Retail

Galeries Lafayette to Open Shanghai Flagship Later This Year

The company’s goal is to open a dozen stores by 2025 in the six largest cities in China.

clock January 16, 2018Vicki M. Young

Adrian Cheng

Retail

Adrian Cheng Continues Investments in Millennial, Gen Z-Focused Businesses

Cheng has made new investments in Finery, the digital wardrobe manager and Undone, a platform specializing in made-to-order timepieces.

clock January 16, 2018Natalie Theodosi

Maddy, left, and her friend Maggie, last names not given, sit with their shopping bags at Union Square in San Francisco, . Black Friday, historically the starting line of the retail industry's crucial holiday buying season, isn't quite the one-day spree it used to be. Some retailers have pushed their biggest Black Friday door-buster deals into Thanksgiving Day and spread other promotions to even earlier in the seasonHoliday Shopping Black Friday, San Francisco, USA - 25 Nov 2016

Retail

Personalization, Mobile Commerce Cement Key Positions in Retail Market

The popular features are quickly becoming new cornerstones for retailers’ top success strategies.

clock January 16, 2018Elizabeth Doupnik

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