Relatively slow supply chains are hindering department stores’ ability to compete effectively in today’s retail market.
American consumers will generate an accelerating 4.1% year-over-year increase in 2016 holiday sales, well exceeding 2015’s tepid 3.6% growth.
Two online brands and an iconic American designer top a list of retail brands that command the most loyalty among consumers.
Black Friday may have lost some of its allure in recent years, but it still comes out on top in a ranking of the busiest shopping days.
The past decade has witnessed a monumental shift in regulatory oversight of retailers’ environmental compliance programs.
Many retailers could be forgiven for thinking that their biggest challenge – satisfying the changing expectations of a digital-savvy and fickle customer base – just keeps on getting harder.