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Millennials and Gen Z: Reshaping our view of resale in the fashion industry

September 16, 2019

Category: Retail Trends

Thanks to the buying behaviour of Millennials and Gen Z, resale in the fashion industry is on the rise. Unlike the generation before them, Gen Z and Millennials are environmentally conscious consumers who want brands to offer them unique, affordable […]


Amazon’s inventory value up 25% as it begins next-day shipping

September 12, 2019

Amazon has already seen some hiccups in its promise of next-day delivery. Many customers complained of later-than-expected shipping times during Prime Day this summer, an early test of the retailer’s delivery promises. But Amazon has learned a lot from Prime […]


Retail is rife with harassment, and employers aren’t intervening, survey says

August 22, 2019

Category: Retail Trends

What stood out in the Foot Anstey survey wasn’t just the number of harassment victims in the retail sector. The findings also revealed the relatively high percentage of complaints against employers for not having the appropriate mechanisms in place to […]


FMCG products, Retail Types

Target looks to Good & Gather to define its grocery business

September 16, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

LAS VEGAS — When Target entered the grocery space just over a decade ago, the company saw incredible potential for growth and quickly turned it into a $15 billion business. But the rapid expansion into fresh food and beverage left […]


Retail Trends

August retail sales see gains, says NRF and Commerce

September 13, 2019

Via: SCMR Editorial

August retail sales saw annual gains, according to data issued this week by the United States Department of Commerce and the National Retail Federation (NRF). Commerce reported that August retail sales were up 0.4% annually, to $526.1 billion, and were […]


Retail Trends

More than 7K stores have closed in 2019

September 13, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

The famed “retail apocalypse” of 2016 and 2017 never really ended. Hyperbolic as the term may have been, it described a very real period of structural change and consolidation in the industry that continues today. The drumbeat of retail Chapter […]