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Walmart to shell out $5.2M for failing to accommodate worker with disability

October 17, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

This is not the first time EEOC has alleged Walmart’s failure to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). In August, the store paid $100,000 to settle EEOC’s claims it refused to provide accommodations to two deaf employees working […]


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Levi’s opening 100 more stores as wholesale declines

October 9, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

Consumers are increasingly going to be able to get their Levi’s from Levi’s, and they’re likely to pay full price. That’s essentially the strategy outlined by Levi’s CEO Chip Bergh on Tuesday as he addressed wholesale declines that he said […]


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The department store of the 21st century isn’t Macy’s

October 9, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

A little over a decade ago, Macy’s celebrated its 150 years with a collection of clips from movies and television that showed just how indelible its brand is. Or, at least, was. The sesquicentennial celebration took place in 2008, early […]


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What To Know Before Going From Online to Brick and Mortar

October 8, 2019

Via: Independent Retailer

Running an internet business is one thing, but taking on the “brick and mortar” world, however, is a whole other ballpark. If you’re an ecommerce business owner who is moving to the big leagues with an establishment of your own […]


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Costco expected to ‘remain a share gainer’ as sales jump 8%

October 7, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

Another year, another thoroughly solid retail performance from Costco. The retailer’s CFO has said previously that the company didn’t “see e-commerce taking over our brick and mortar.” That may be — Costco’s online growth is still dwarfed by that of […]


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These retailers could benefit from Forever 21’s bankruptcy

October 4, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

Forever 21 at its peak did more than $4 billion in sales, drawing in fast-fashion shoppers with low prices. But the company expanded too fast, especially internationally, stretching its supply chain thin and struggling to gain traction with shoppers, according […]


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Hill City to sell in 7 Athleta stores

October 3, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

Hill City’s older sister, Athleta, has made a name for itself in the athleisure space alongside competitors like Lululemon and Outdoor Voices. As a women-focused brand, CMO Sheila Shekar Pollak told Retail Dive earlier this year that the decision to […]


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Ikea plots new store concept in Queens

September 26, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

The Queens store will mark Ikea’s third location in New York City, indicating the retailer is going all-in on its plan to enter urban markets. In addition to its Brooklyn location, the Swedish retailer in April opened its first U.S. […]


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Best Buy aims for $50B in revenue in 2025

September 25, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

Best Buy CEO Corie Barry, who was promoted to the top spot in April, said in a statement that the next phase of the company’s strategy is dubbed “Building the New Blue: Chapter Two,” and characterized it as harnessing its […]


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Sephora tops ranking of retail personalization for 3rd straight year

September 23, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

Sailthru’s RPI ranking indicates the Sephora is the brand to emulate when it comes to personalizing the user experience, especially on mobile platforms. The study found that the top 25 brands were effective mobile marketers, separating them from the pack […]