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Managing Fulfillment Pain Points When Entering New Channels

Executives from Oracle NetSuite and Beekman 1802 joined WWD in discussing how to support an omnichannel model in today’s booming e-commerce.

clock July 19, 2021Alexandra Pastore

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Business Features

Back-to-school Shopping Is Staging a Triumphant Return

Consumer research from Deloitte provides insights into the positive consumer sentiment driving this year’s back-to-school spending.

clock July 8, 2021Alexandra Pastore


Business Features

Retail Update: Consumers Flocking to Pizza Joints

According to foot traffic data from Zenreach, pizza restaurants “have seen an increase in foot traffic of nearly 50 percent nationwide.”

clock June 23, 2021Arthur Zaczkiewicz


Business Features

Deloitte Report Reveals the Pandemic’s Impact on New Innovations

The company’s survey found the acceleration of ongoing trends in connectivity and technology.

clock June 9, 2021Alexandra Pastore


Business Features

Will Retail Sales Continue to Climb? Survey Says: ‘Yes’

With vaccinations rolled out, WWD asked top consultants to weigh in on the potential for a strong second-half in retail.

clock June 3, 2021Alexandra Pastore


Business Features

Second-Half Outlook: Is the Glass Half Full? Or Half Empty?

Consumers are optimistic, and returning to stores. But the supply chain is struggling.

clock May 18, 2021WWD Staff


Business Features

Yotpo Reaches Unicorn Status With Latest Funding Round

The company commits to helping merchants amid e-commerce’s market expansion.

clock March 19, 2021Madeleine Streets


Business Features

Nextail Says the Future of Fashion Leadership Is Female

Nextail’s report says a growing number of women are taking on “the top job.”

clock February 3, 2021Tracey Meyers

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Businesses, CEOs Now More Trusted Than Media, Government

Business for the first time is seen as more trustworthy and more competent. Meanwhile, trust in any kind of media is at an all-time low.

clock January 13, 2021Kali Hays


Business Features

Avery Dennison Unveils Film for ‘New Era’ of Supply Chain Transparency

The company’s film is a nod toward the growing importance of sustainability and transparency in business.

clock December 23, 2020Tracey Meyers

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Business Features

Fashion M&A Update: Now Is the Time to Buy

Allan Ellinger, founder and senior managing partner of MMG Advisors, sees the current market as ripe for making acquisitions.

clock November 11, 2020WWD Staff

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Mergers and Acquisitions

Retail M&A Update: Is It Time to Sell?

Andrew D. Postal, managing partner of MMG Advisors Inc., discusses the state of M&A trends in the retail and fashion apparel market.

clock October 21, 2020Arthur Zaczkiewicz


Business Features

Pandemic-Driven E-commerce, Business Automation Boosts VC Fintech Investments

CB Insights’ third annual report spotlights notable trends in the sector.

clock September 9, 2020Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Business Features

Vendor Business Strategies to Offset Impact of Retail Bankruptcies

Retail failures are hardest on small businesses that serve big brands. Here’s how to mitigate some of the risks.

clock August 17, 2020Arthur Zaczkiewicz

In this photo taken Dec. 30, 2019, Sharena Thomas, left, Carroll Fife, center, Dominique Walker, second from right, and Tolani KIng, right, stand outside a vacant home on Magnolia Street in West Oakland, Calif. The group Moms 4 Housing is fighting an eviction after occupying the house since November. The women took over the home after they said they were unable to find permanent housing in the Bay Area, where high-paying tech jobs have exacerbated income inequality and a housing shortage. (Kate Wolffe/KQED via AP)

Business Features

Social Movements, Economic Inequality Spotlight Need for Policy Change

Could the private business sector help?

clock July 13, 2020Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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