Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Arthur Zaczkiewicz is the Executive Editor of Strategic Content Development at WWD. Zaczkiewicz was formerly Deputy Editor of Data and Analysis at WWD and has published a variety of data-driven reports, market analysis stories, breaking news, and industry insights. Zaczkiewicz’s journalism career includes over two decades of business reporting and editing. Prior to WWD, he served as a Business Administrator with the County of Ulster, New York. Zaczkiewicz was also Director of Content at Argyle Executive Forum where he produced various content for C-level executives across a variety of industries. He also previously served as Senior Editor of WWD and Financial Editor of Fairchild Publications where he led a team of editors and reporters covering the retail and fashion apparel industries. Zaczkiewicz earned a B.A. in journalism at SUNY New Paltz and an M.S.W. with a concentration in clinical therapy at Yeshiva University’s Wurzweiler School of Social Work.

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Business Features

Data Shows Thanksgiving Foot Traffic Vital to Holiday Success analyzed foot traffic during the holiday period to see if Black Friday could pick up lost sales from Thanksgiving closures.

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Business Features

Why Enhancing Forecasting, Scenario Planning Is imperative Now

Jill Standish discusses how retailers can become “future-ready.”

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Business Features

Report Reveals Needs of Aging Consumers, Impact of Recession

The Euromonitor report, released this week, examines the trends impacting consumer spending over the next 20 years.

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For SMBs Looking to Restructure Rent This Fall, Data Can Help

Using historical and real-time sales data can help negotiate a better lease.

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Business Features

Hari Mari: Luxury Flip-Flops With a Philanthropic Purpose

Jeremy and Lila Stewart founded the company in 2012.

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Salesfloor Launches ‘Associates of the Year’ Awards

The program recognizes retail professionals who work to improve the customer experience.

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Business Features

Consumer Outlook Tempered By Uncertainty, Concern of Lingering Pandemic

IBM Institute for Business Value’s July consumer survey contrasted results from June.

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Business Features

A Career Path Paved With Learned Skill Sets, and Strategic Thinking

Alexandra Rodrigues, a 2012 LIM College graduate, shares insights into an “unconventional” career.

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U.S. Shoppers Show Optimism Over Future

Simon-Kucher & Partners polled more than 12,000 shoppers in the U.S., Germany, the U.K. and China.

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Business Features

Online, Social Seen as Key to 2020 Holiday Shopping Season

Bazaarvoice polled its retail clients to get a read on trends and e-commerce investments.

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Marketing and Promotion

Mulberry Taps ForwardPMX for Marketing Program in China

The partnership will be managed out of the agency’s office in Shanghai.

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Social Media Selling Gets Boost With Branded Mobile App

The CommentSold platform allows retailers to have their own brand channel.

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As Weekly Retail Sales Sink, Online Maintains Momentum

The Retail Economist-Goldman Sachs Weekly Chain Store Sales Index fell nearly 9 percent.

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Business Features

Kentucky, Idaho Top List of Fastest Unemployment Recovering

WalletHub compiled the recovery rate based on several metrics.

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COVID-19 Impact on Retail: A Thinning of the Herd?

Jane Hali, ceo of her namesake firm, said the COVID-19 pandemic accelerated the retail industry’s troubled path.

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