Tag: Wells Fargo

News & Trends

As consumers spend more on gas and food, a shadow looms over retail

June 24, 2022

Via: Retail Dive

Retail sales held up pretty well in the first half of the year, even accounting for inflation’s impact on the numbers. But with consumers spending more on food, gas and experiences instead of discretionary goods, it’s not clear how retail […]


Study: 98% of retail execs report supply chain issues ahead of holidays

October 29, 2021

Via: Retail Dive

Much as consumers and businesses have pined for a return to “normal,” 2021 has brought surprises and challenges of its own. While last year’s holiday season took place under a cloud, with COVID-19 raging out of control in the U.S., […]

E-commerce, News & Trends, Retail Types, Stores

Wells Fargo finds apparel on the upswing

May 5, 2021

Via: Retail Dive

Apparel sales growth was already on the decline when the pandemic took a sledgehammer to normal day-to-day life — and any reason to buy new clothes. With signs that the outbreak is easing across the U.S., several clothing retailers and […]

E-commerce, Retail Types

Amazon temporarily bans TikTok from employee phones as security concerns grow

July 13, 2020

Via: Charged

Amazon instructed its employees to remove TikTok from their mobile devices due to “security risks” on Friday, before reversing its decision hours later. TikTok, the Chinese video sharing app which is fast becoming the go-to platform for retailers to reach […]

Customer Experience, Loyalty Programs

How Incenting Retail Employees Can Lead To Unintended Selling Problems

September 12, 2016

Via: The Retail Doctor Blog

The big news this week was that Wells Fargo fired 5300 employees, about 2% of their workforce, after admitting those employees opened more than 2 million deposit and credit card accounts without customers’ authorization. Their incentives that encouraged workers to […]