Operations

Apr 14, 2009
Zapoint has added an organizational skills mapping and career-management...
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Apr 13, 2009
Albertsons, a division of Supervalu, announced that it is discontinuing...
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Apr 13, 2009
Scott Harrison, Food Lion’s senior VP technology and efficiency and CIO...
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Apr 13, 2009
Appliance and electronics retailer hhgregg said Tuesday that it is...
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Apr 13, 2009
A decline in motor vehicle and electronics purchases caused an unexpected...
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Apr 13, 2009
Staples Canada has partnered with Citi Cards Canada to create the Citi...
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Apr 12, 2009
Michael S. Jeffries, the chairman and CEO of Abercrombie & Fitch Co.,...
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Operations Guest Perspective

How to Drive Sales and Boost Customer Satisfaction by Maximizing the Value of Helpful Expertise
By Tom Stockham, CEO of Experticity
Remember the days when stores differentiated themselves against the competition on service? When consumers sought out expert product recommendations from knowledgeable sales associates? And bought from the one who worked hardest to help them find just the right product for their needs?

 

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People on the Move

Former Williams-Sonoma exec to head global retail at Levi’s
Levi Strauss & Co. has named Craig Nomura as president of global retail, effective Feb. 3, 2014. He joins Levi’s from Williams-Sonoma Inc., where he was most recently senior VP of global development.
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Ops Surveys

Report: Always-on consumers, showrooming among 2013 retail trends
A new report by Experian Marketing Services finds that several key retail trends will impact how marketers shape their messages in 2013.
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Publix leads all retailers in customer satisfaction, followed by Amazon and Office Depot
Customer satisfaction with retailers is on the rise, according to a report released by the American Customer Satisfaction Index.
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