Tag: sales growth

News & Trends

How do you grow sales the week after Christmas?

December 28, 2020

Via: RetailWire

After-Christmas retail can be fun — even with a pandemic — as long as you stay focused on making money and minimizing returns instead of just giving profits away through aggressive promotions and discounts. Here are seven ways to grow […]

E-commerce, Retail Types

Online retail sales growth flounders in February

March 20, 2020

Via: Charged

Online retail sales growth fell in February before the real impact of COVID-19 took hold, extending a weak start to 2020 for the sector. In February UK online retail sales growth dropped by 0.4 per cent year-on-year, falling well below […]

Retail Types, Stores

Best Buy beats Q3 estimates, raises full year guidance

November 21, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

Best Buy has been running on the energy of a strong rebound for a while now, and there was a sense before this earnings report that the retailer’s comeback itself may be running on fumes. Those concerns may be put […]

Retail Types, Stores

Walmart muscles strongest sales growth in 10 years

August 16, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

This was the quarter Walmart needed — and one that CEO Doug McMillon said signifies Walmart is now “moving with more speed.” To him, the positive results were driven by four strategic objectives: Make shopping easier for busy families. Change […]

Retail Types, Stores

Home Depot rebounds from dampened spring sales

August 14, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

Home Depot suffered from external forces that dampened spring sales, and the declining U.S. housing market could further undermine its momentum. But not by much, according to GlobalData Retail Managing Director Neil Saunders. “The 8.4% uplift in sales along with […]

News & Trends, Retail Types, Stores

How Target is building a digital future

March 1, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

PALM DESERT, CA – “We’re building a new Target run for a digital world,” Bruce Starnes, Target vice president of digital solutions, said during a Wednesday morning session at the eTail West conference. Target’s digital strategy has been a while […]

News & Trends

Tax cuts to help sales climb 4.3%

February 16, 2018

Via: FierceRetail

Analysts are predicting the strongest sales growth this year since 2014, due in large part to new tax legislation and confident consumers. Kantar Consulting forecasts 4.3% retail growth in 2018, led by big-ticket home goods purchased by tax savings in […]


New Research Indicates Retailers Deploying In-Store Mobile Successfully Are Seeing Upwards of 146% Sales Growth

January 8, 2018

Via: Business Wire

NORCROSS, Ga.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Stratix, a leading enterprise managed mobile services provider, recently partnered with IHL Group, a global research and advisory firm serving the retail industry, on IHL’s latest in-depth research surveying some of the country’s biggest retailers on transformations in […]

E-payment & Data Security, News & Trends

Early Reports Show Holiday Shopping Finished Strong

January 6, 2016

Via: Innovative Retail Technologies News

The 2015 holiday shopping season ended with a bang, indicating that retailers were able to pull off a fairly healthy season this year, possibly beating the National Retail Federation’s prediction of 3.7% growth. While the NRF has not yet released […]