American Apparel on Monday announced it would close some stores as part of a $30 million cost-cutting initiative in its strategic turnaround plan.
Sears Canada’s loss is Barnes & Noble Inc.’s gain.
The top state for business is a high-tax, high-wage, union-friendly, cold-climate state, according to an annual ranking by CNBC.
Retailers and restaurant owners can expect their labor costs to rise under a new proposal from the Obama administration.
The current wave of data breaches has accelerated EMV adoption in the US. But it’s not a smooth path and retailers are in varying stages of this migration.
Improving the way employees interact with customers – whether in stores, online or even via call centers – is a proven route to enhanced sales performance, but too few retailers are focused on doing so.