Ulta Beauty shows no signs of losing its momentum as the chain reported a strong quarter and raised its full-year outlook for the third time this year.
Howard Schultz is leaving his post as CEO of the company he built into a global coffee empire, but he’s not retiring.
Reductions in food-stamp benefits and falling grocery prices took a toll on Dollar General Corp.’s third-quarter performance which came in below expectations and included an unexpected drop in same-store sales.
More than half (56%) of retailers plan to comply with the planned Fair Standards Labor Act (FLSA) overtime rule for exempt employees on Dec. 1, the date it was to go into effect, despite a Nov. 22 injunction that puts the plan on hold.
Common e-commerce challenges like shopping cart abandonment, increased cost of transportation and stock-outs can make or break a retailer’s success during this busy final quarter of the calendar year.
As new standards emerge, retailers in all categories are rapidly investing in their omnichannel supply chain capabilities to serve customers who want seamless shopping across channels as well as fast — and, increasingly, free — delivery.