Aggregated Retailing News Articles
- War on waste
How the UK's big retailers are trying to reduce the amount of avoidable plastic waste they produce.
BBC News. Sun, 14 Jan 2018 00:25:51 GMT.
- Discount chain B&M's expansion pays off
The discount retailer saw group sales jump by 22.7% in the three months to 23 December.
BBC News. Fri, 12 Jan 2018 11:02:01 GMT.
- Retail Jobs Jumped Nearly 13,000 in November
WASHINGTON - Retail industry employment increased by an unusually high 12,900 jobs in November over October, the National Retail Federation said today. ... ...
Business Wire. Fri, 8 Dec 2017 16:07:00 UTC.
- CVS and Aetna seek community-based care model in giant healthcare deal
By combining, CVS Health and Aetna hope to build a lower-cost, more-convenient model of care with retail clinics at the center.
Modern Healthcare. Mon, 4 Dec 2017 19:40:42 EST.
- Workers stitched pleas for help into clothes sold by Zara
Workers in Turkey who stitched pleas for help into clothing sold by retailer Zara are 'just the tip of the iceberg' and highlight the need for mechanisms to address concerns about labour conditions, a top human rights expert said on Wednesday.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Wed, 15 Nov 2017 15:15:47 EST.
- Loblaws plans to close 22 unprofitable stores and launch home delivery
Loblaws said Wednesday it plans to close 22 unprofitable stores. The retailer also says it will begin rolling out an internet-based home-delivery service starting in December.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Wed, 15 Nov 2017 08:15:15 EST.
- 10 Predictions That Will Impact The Fate Of Retailers
David Rosen, chief digital strategist of TIBCO, has been advising retailers such as Macy’s, The North Face, Nordstrom and Kohl’s on their digital transformation efforts over the past decade. ...
By John Ellett, Contributor. Forbes. Mon, 31 Jul 2017 06:00:00 -0400.
- Do Local Merchants Stand A Chance In E-Commerce Wars With Amazon?
Grocers and independent brick-and-mortar retailers uttered a collective gulp the day Amazon announced it had acquired Whole Foods for a whopping $13.7 billion dollars. ...
By Jia Wertz, Women@forbes. Forbes. Sat, 29 Jul 2017 02:06:00 -0400.
- 'We're fighting like hell,' Sears CEO Lampert says
In an interview with the Chicago Tribune, Sears CEO Eddie Lampert spoke about the retailer's latest turnaround efforts.
Yahoo. Wed, 10 May 2017 11:51:54 -0400.
- What’s New in America’s Food Markets?
More and more Americans are interested in consuming healthy food and products. Retailers are feeding this growing demand by offering new products or introducing old ones in brand new ways. ...
Voice of America. Sun, 09 Apr 2017 17:54:00 -0400.
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