News and Articles About Retail
There's nothing like a real live person to greet and assist customers upon arrival to your location.
Google is planning on expanding its Shopping Express nationwide. The company is looking to go head to head with Amazon with product search, while expanding its dominance in online search and advertising.
From one of Henry Ford's experimental tractors to Planters' iconic Mr. Peanut mascot, a look at some of the objects in the museum's upcoming American Enterprise exhibit.
Jamie and Tara Osborn, triathletes both, recognized that retail niche for athletes like themselves and so they opened Endurance House.
Etsy Wholesale, which debuts in August, will enable makers to sell their creations directly to major retailers -- including Nordstrom and West Elm.
For years, product reviews and ratings were the only features to socialize the online shopping experience. So Tom Kwon created Blucarat to take interactive online shopping to a whole new level.
In lieu of a stand alone website, a Facebook page may work for your business. But only if it's done right.
The new device lets Amazon Fresh subscribers add items to their online shopping lists by scanning a product's barcode or simply by saying its name.
When a Starbucks lease ends in May, the independently-owned Café Grumpy is slated to move into Grand Central Terminal.
New technology to size women for bras though smartphone photos could unlock elusive ecommerce sales.
The e-commerce company, which sends beauty samples to subscribers' doorsteps, plans to open a retail store in May.
Pitching a product at one of these mega companies isn't as daunting as you may think.
Google is reportedly looking to open up a brick-and-mortar storefront in New York City where it might sell Chromebooks, Android devices and Google Glass.
On the heels of its massive data breach, Target has something else to apologize for. And what it screwed up this time could have girls everywhere feeling even worse about their bodies.
By making more workers eligible for overtime, the Obama Administration may be making the job market worse, not better.
Pay-per-click advertising doesn't work for every type of business. Find out if you should be using it for yours.
Does social media carry an intrinsic dollar value? At Marc Jacobs' latest pop-up store in New York, the designer is throwing money out the window entirely.
CVS is the first national pharmacy chain that will drop cigarettes and other tobacco products from its shelves -- a move that is estimated to cost the company $2 billion annually.
After thousands of years, the marketplace has experienced a tectonic shift.
Tips on how to create excitement and buzz around your new product.
The online retailer patents 'anticipatory shipping' technology, which uses your order history to predict what you'll buy next.
GameStop lowered its fourth-quarter and full-year earnings guidance after suffering declines in video-game sales during the holiday period.
Shoppers still won't buy just anything online -- even from an ecommerce giant like Amazon. This infographic explains what influences their decision making.
Target CEO Gregg Steinhafel addressed Target's data breach in his first live interview since the incident, while Neiman Marcus announced its own security violation.
Many sellers missed a big opportunity this past holiday shopping season. Here's what they can do later this year.