5 retail technology trends to watch in 2019

January 17, 2019

Category: Others, Tech

Retail technology is a long game and advancing innovations can be on the rise for a very long time. Look no further than Retail Dive’s list — published two years ago this month — of the top five technologies we […]

Lowe’s Hiring 65,000 to Support Its Growth Strategy

January 9, 2019

Category: Retail Types, Stores

Lowe’s announced plans to hire more than 65,000 associates this year to improve customer service and product availability. Supporting the growth strategy recently announced by the company’s leadership. “We are sharpening our focus on retail fundamentals and simplifying our business,” […]

Digital card-not-present fraud to hit $130B by 2023

January 3, 2019

Card-not-present (CNP) online payment fraud is a frequent research topic of Juniper’s, and a year and a half ago the consultancy forecasted that retailers would lose $71 billion to CNP fraud by 2022. Now, Juniper is predicting a much higher […]

Customer Experience, Loyalty Programs

Bebe Launches New Online Store and Loyalty Program

January 21, 2019

Via: Retail Info Systems News

Apparel company bebe has unveiled its new online store and enhanced loyalty program. The revamped direct-to-consumer and its underlying technology enable a frictionless and personalized shopping experience. The rollout of bebe’s new online shopping experience is the latest move […]

FMCG products, Retail Types, Suppliers

Walmart ramps up grocery delivery with 4 new service providers

January 18, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

In a rush to keep up with Amazon and the booming business of e-commerce, Walmart has turned to an assortment of last-mile providers to cover various regions of the country. These companies handle the most expensive piece of e-commerce fulfillment […]

Retail Types, Stores

Sears creditors lob objection at Lampert bid

January 18, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

ESL acknowledged on Thursday in a statement emailed to Retail Dive that its more than $5.2 billion bid to keep open more than 400 stores and hold on to roughly 45,000 jobs has been accepted by Sears. But, if the […]

Retail Types, Stores

Macy’s on the brink

January 17, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

After initiating a turnaround plan that entailed shuttering some 100 stores nationwide, bringing up a well-prepared insider to take over as chief executive, investing in avant-garde retail ideas and store concepts and joining the off-price party, Macy’s delivered bad news […]