Talk to Me: The Rise of Voice Commerce

clock November 16, 2018Adriana Lee


'Dior: From Paris to the World' Opens at the Denver Art Museum

clock November 16, 2018Leigh Nordstrom


Beauty Retail Shifts Shape in Germany With New Concepts

clock November 15, 2018Jennifer Weil

Store associates

A woman works at an Abercrombie & Fitch store in Chicago. The government reports how much consumers spent and earned in March on Monday, April 29, 2013Consumer Spending, Chicago, USA


Multimedia Plus Debuts Updated App to Empower Store Associates

The platform offers brand strategies, updated product information, and up-selling opportunities among other assets.

clock March 19, 2018Elizabeth Doupnik



Think Tank: Hourly Worker, Brand Warrior, the New Battle for Frontline Talent

Matt MacInnis, chief executive officer of Inkling, explains.

clock March 5, 2018Matt MacInnis

Holiday Shopping in Bentonville, Arkansas.


Think Tank: How to Ensure Store-Level Execution

Damian Cowell, director of product management at Inkling, explains.

clock December 18, 2017Damian Cowell



Store Associates Provide Enhanced Engagement as Brand Ambassadors

Salesfloor’s latest report reveals that retailers and brands need to upgrade the role of store associates to improve loyalty and revenue.

clock December 13, 2017Elizabeth Doupnik

Traffic in stores has been down this season.


New Survey Finds Retailers Not Prepared for Proper Store Staffing

A new survey found that half of retailers feel unprepared to adequately staff their stores in light of new labor challenges.

clock April 6, 2016Debra Borchardt

Shoppers Em Quarter


Retail Jobs Cuts Jump 41%

Retail job cuts have jumped 41 percent over last year and are second to the energy industry.

clock March 31, 2016Debra Borchardt


Top 12 Specialty Retailers By Size of Workforce

Specialty retailers employ a large number of workers from sales associates to c-level executives across the globe.

clock August 19, 2015Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Hunky guys and sexy girls have always played a role in Abercrombie & Fitch's advertising. Here, an ad from 1998.


A&F Drops ‘Sexualized’ Marketing

Both A&F and Hollister brand will follow new corporate guidelines.

clock April 24, 2015Vicki M. Young



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The Kering Foundation's #IDontSpeakHater campaign


Kering Foundation Launches Campaign to Defeat Cyberbullying

clock November 16, 2018Fleur Burlet

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