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Ross Stores opens 40 stores; expands longer-term growth plans
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Ross Stores opens 40 stores; expands longer-term growth plans

REAL ESTATE In today’s digital-savvy world, retailers have to endless opportunities to showcase their brands. As omnichannel retail becomes king,...

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5 ways for retailers to merge their storefronts with their web pages
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5 ways for retailers to merge their storefronts with their web pages

REAL ESTATE In today’s digital-savvy world, retailers have to endless opportunities to showcase their brands. As omnichannel retail becomes king,...

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Analysis: Too much ‘rot’ has set in at Sears to make it a viable business
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Analysis: Too much ‘rot’ has set in at Sears to make it a viable business

FINANCE Today is a day that will live in retail infamy. That a storied retailer, once at the pinnacle of the industry, should collapse in such a...

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Sears files for Chapter 11; Lampert resigns as CEO
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Sears files for Chapter 11; Lampert resigns as CEO

BREAKING NEWS Sears Holding Corp. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection early Monday morning, hours before a $134 million debt payment came...

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InvenTrust sells three Texas centers
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InvenTrust sells three Texas centers

REAL ESTATE Digitally native brands will fuel the next wave of store expansion. That’s according to a new research report from JLL, which found...

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Wayfair lets consumers design rooms via mixed reality
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Wayfair lets consumers design rooms via mixed reality

TECHNOLOGY Retailers say customer loyalty is critical to their business, yet few actually measure retention. This was according to “Best Practices...

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This is why online retailers need to improve the post-purchase experience
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This is why online retailers need to improve the post-purchase experience

TECHNOLOGY Retailers say customer loyalty is critical to their business, yet few actually measure retention. This was according to “Best Practices...

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A new video streaming network is launching—but not for traditional shows
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A new video streaming network is launching—but not for traditional shows

“Pulling inventory levels into alignment ahead of the holidays will be paramount to driving profitability through the lens of ‘views availability,’...

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Walmart Canada investing $175 million in store upgrades
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Walmart Canada investing $175 million in store upgrades

STORE SPACES E-commerce platform Shopify has taken its solutions to the brick-and-mortar space. The company, whose software allows merchants and...

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The reasons retailers struggle to attract digitally-savvy consumers are…
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The reasons retailers struggle to attract digitally-savvy consumers are…

TECHNOLOGY Supermarket giant Ahold Delhaize wants to get closer to its customers in North America, an endeavor that is being lead by the company’s...

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CSA Exclusive: Technology drives customer engagement across Ahold Delhaize USA
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CSA Exclusive: Technology drives customer engagement across Ahold Delhaize USA

TECHNOLOGY Supermarket giant Ahold Delhaize wants to get closer to its customers in North America, an endeavor that is being lead by the company’s...

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JLL: E-commerce retailers plan 850 stores during next five years
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JLL: E-commerce retailers plan 850 stores during next five years

REAL ESTATE Digitally native brands will fuel the next wave of store expansion. That’s according to a new research report from JLL, which found...

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Shopify goes offline with first physical storefront
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Shopify goes offline with first physical storefront

STORE SPACES E-commerce platform Shopify has taken its solutions to the brick-and-mortar space. The company, whose software allows merchants and...

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Allbirds will use new funding to fuel expansion
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Allbirds will use new funding to fuel expansion

“Off-price and discount shopping took off during the recession as price-conscious consumers looked to save on everything from brand-name goods to...

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Ikea’s new Midwest distribution center has a couple of firsts
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Ikea’s new Midwest distribution center has a couple of firsts

OPERATIONS Starbucks Corp. is extending its U. S. employee benefits package with an innovative perk: heavily subsidized backup child care as well...

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This is the newest retailer to adopt blockchain
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This is the newest retailer to adopt blockchain

TECHNOLOGY In today’s retail environment, the typical CIO is faced with a challenging remit – if you don’t innovate you die, if you do innovate...

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The Modern Retail CIO–Balancing Cost and Innovation
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The Modern Retail CIO–Balancing Cost and Innovation

TECHNOLOGY In today’s retail environment, the typical CIO is faced with a challenging remit – if you don’t innovate you die, if you do innovate...

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CBL malls devote weekend to breast cancer awareness
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CBL malls devote weekend to breast cancer awareness

REAL ESTATE When you meet John Crossman and learn that his father was a civil rights leader who helped integrate churches in Central Florida in the...

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This holiday message creates the biggest conversions
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This holiday message creates the biggest conversions

TECHNOLOGY A hot new luxury retailer is using its partnerships with high-end designers to educate and change the lives of girls worldwide. Founded...

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CSA Exclusive: Online startup Olivela uses luxury fashion to empower girls
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CSA Exclusive: Online startup Olivela uses luxury fashion to empower girls

TECHNOLOGY A hot new luxury retailer is using its partnerships with high-end designers to educate and change the lives of girls worldwide. Founded...

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5Qs for John Crossman on community involvement
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5Qs for John Crossman on community involvement

REAL ESTATE When you meet John Crossman and learn that his father was a civil rights leader who helped integrate churches in Central Florida in the...

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First Look: Canada’s Indigo Books and Music makes U.S debut
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First Look: Canada’s Indigo Books and Music makes U.S debut

STORE SPACES The world’s largest convenience retailer is set to open its first location at a professional sports venue. 7-Eleven will open a...

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7-Eleven is off to the races—literally
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7-Eleven is off to the races—literally

STORE SPACES The world’s largest convenience retailer is set to open its first location at a professional sports venue. 7-Eleven will open a...

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Amazon reveals culprit of stolen customer email addresses
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Amazon reveals culprit of stolen customer email addresses

TECHNOLOGY H&M will play a bigger role in its evolving digital experiences — including payments. Through a partnership with payments provider...

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Fast-fashion retailer makes a big move to merge online and offline experiences
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Fast-fashion retailer makes a big move to merge online and offline experiences

TECHNOLOGY H&M will play a bigger role in its evolving digital experiences — including payments. Through a partnership with payments provider...

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The fountains of retail sales
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The fountains of retail sales

REAL ESTATE Shopping center owners are working hard to set their centers apart to drive sales with restaurants, entertainment venues, and public...

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Survey: Kwik Trip, Wawa and Quik Trip tops with consumers
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Survey: Kwik Trip, Wawa and Quik Trip tops with consumers

News Convenience trumps price and quality when it comes to shopping for food in the convenience, dollar and drug store channels. And shoppers favor...

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Starbucks taps former Hyatt, Yum! Brands exec as CFO
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Starbucks taps former Hyatt, Yum! Brands exec as CFO

C-SUITE Mod Super Fast Pizza Holdings, which will open about 100 locations this year, has tapped an experienced executive to help oversee its...

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Stop & Shop in $70 million store update
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Stop & Shop in $70 million store update

STORE SPACES Stop & Shop is updating its brand to make grocery shopping easier. The grocer unveiled a fresh, new look at 21 remodeled stores in the...

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Another retailer expands to fill Toys “R” Us void
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Another retailer expands to fill Toys “R” Us void

STORE SPACES Giant Food Stores is going urban — and smaller. The 95-year-old supermarket company will debut a new store concept and banner, “Giant...

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