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Macy’s main problems are the products it sells, store environments

With a 4.3% decline in total revenue and a 3.9% dip in comparable sales, the latest set of numbers from Macy’s suggests that there are more nightmares than miracles on 34th Street.

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Unlike many retailers, Target’s bottom line not hurt by online growth

Another excellent set of results from Target underlines the fact there is growth available in the consumer economy and that those retailers which inspire and engage customers can grab a slice of it.

JC Penney exterior

While a few chinks of light are emerging in the story of J.C. Penney’s revival, these are subsumed by the darkness of incredibly bad revenue numbers.

Drone in sky

The era of drone delivery in retail is finally arriving, but what will it actually entail?

Linda Crowder

In today’s disrupted environment, targeting the right shoppers with the right messages is crucial — not only for attracting new shoppers but retaining existing ones as well. 

Athleta

Gap Inc. has major challenges at both the corporate and brand level.

Lamps Plus

Chain Store Age recently spoke with Clark Linstone, CFO, Lamps Plus, to obtain insight on why the retailer decided to implement a new POS system.

Students

A leading college retailer provides Gen Z students with much more than books.

Walmart has big plans for its role in the health-and-wellness space.

nectar mattress

A memory foam bed-in-a-box mattress brand designed for every kind of sleeper has found success by designing superior products based on customer data.

online shopping

This month, two major retail events take place in China, the biggest retail market in the world: Black Friday and Singles Day. 

Target and Toys “R” Us both stand to gain from their new omnichannel fulfillment collaboration. Toys “R” Us is back, and Target is supporting the digital side of the briefly departed toy retailer’s return.

It’s scary season, and threats to your seamless success may lurk in the shadows of your enterprise.

ballston

Today’s mall owners are reinventing the traditional brick-and-mortar experience to set the stage for exceptional retail experiences.

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