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Tom McGee

Retail

ICSC’s Tom McGee Muses on Malls and ReCon 2019

The real estate exec sees the convergence of physical and online contributing to a retail renaissance.

clock May 20, 2019Sharon Edelson

Feedvisor's "The State of the Amazon Marketplace" report for 2019 revealed sellers' greatest threats and opportunities.

Business Features

Predicting the House of Amazon, or Amazon Ad Agency?

Is Amazon building a fashion house or advertising agency, and how are sellers diversifying to platforms such as eBay and Walmart right now?

clock May 17, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

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Retail

Walmart E-commerce Sales Surge in Q1, Sees Headwinds in Second Half

The retail giant warns it faces tougher comparisons in the second quarter.

clock May 16, 2019Sharon Edelson

Retail

Walmart E-commerce Sales Surge in Q1, Revenue Misses Estimates

Retail behemoth was firing on several, but not all cylinders.

clock May 16, 2019Sharon Edelson

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Financial

Firms With Disposable Funds

Retailers storing up billions of dollars in cash may be easy targets for activist investors wishing to make changes.

clock May 16, 2019Kellie Ell

Walmart's latest salvo to Amazon's free next day shipping offer for Prime members, stresses that there's no fee.

Retail

Walmart Steps Up With Free Next-Day Delivery

Acceptable delivery times are getting shorter and shorter.

clock May 14, 2019Sharon Edelson

Micky Onvural

Mens Retail Business

CEO Talks: Bonobos’ Micky Onvural Takes Unique Marketing Approach to C-suite

Since becoming ceo last year, she has helped enhance the culture at the online retailer.

clock May 8, 2019Jean E. Palmieri

The future is coming, but retailers still aren't sure just how to get there.

Financial

Change Agents: More, Bigger Change for Retail

Changes at Lord & Taylor, corporate splits at VF and Gap, and an e-commerce test from Simon Property could all be a sign of things to come.

clock May 7, 2019Evan Clark

A Boeing 767 with an Amazon.com "Prime Air" livery flies over Lake Washington, as part of the Boeing Seafair Air Show. Amazon unveiled its first branded cargo plane Thursday, one of 40 freighters that will make up the company's own air transportation network of 40 Boeing jets leased from Atlas Air and Air Transportation Services Group, which will operate the air cargo networkBoeing Seafair Air Show, Seattle, USA - 05 Aug 2016

Technology

One-day Shipping: Amazon Trojan Horse or Market Share Play?

The web giant’s move to faster delivery raises the bar for retail and also has analysts seeing ulterior motives.

clock April 29, 2019Evan Clark

Walmart's Neighborhood Market in Levittown, N.Y. has been transformed into an Intelligent Retail Lab.

Retail

Walmart’s Intelligent Retail Lab Harnesses AI

AI is removing some common pain points associated with shopping.

clock April 25, 2019Sharon Edelson

Jay Schottenstein, ceo of American Eagle

Fashion Scoops

American Eagle Outfitters’ Jay Schottenstein’s Salary Tops $10.2 Million

The ceo’s salary jumped more than 57 percent after a record year at the retailer.

clock April 24, 2019Kellie Ell

Doug McMillon Wal-Mart Store, Inc., Chief Executive Officer Doug McMillon speaks at the Wal-Mart shareholder meeting in Fayetteville, ArkWal Mart Annual Meeting, Fayetteville, USA

Financial

Doug McMillon’s Pay Tops $23.6 Million at Walmart

The ceo saw a 3.6 percent pay increase last year.

clock April 23, 2019Evan Clark

Amazon estimates “more than 90 percent of inauthentic reviews are computer-generated."

Legal

Privacy on Voice Assistants Is Murky Territory for Brands

Amazon’s employees are reportedly listening to recordings from Echo devices, but private conversations are not quite data free-for-alls.

clock April 16, 2019Sindhu Sundar

The Kidbox box.

Retail

Walmart Partners With Kidbox to Boost Brand Assortment

Via Kidbox, the mass retailer adds 120 national and premium kids brands to its online offering.

clock April 16, 2019David Moin

Jeff Bezos, Amazon founder and CEO, speaks at The Economic Club of Washington's Milestone Celebration in Washington, . Bezos said Thursday that he is giving $2 billion to start the Bezos Day One Fund which will open preschools in low-income neighborhoods and give money to nonprofits that helps homeless familiesJeff Bezos Charitable Fund, Washington, USA - 13 Sep 2018

Financial

War of Words: Amazon, Walmart Trade Barbs

Jeff Bezos threw down the minimum-wage gauntlet.

clock April 12, 2019Evan Clark

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Simon Porte Jacquemus and Rihanna.

Eye

Paris Fashion Designers Welcome Rihanna Into the Fold

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