News and Articles About Retail business
BY Sarah MaxFreshfully started as a virtual marketplace for finding local food. When connecting buyers with their farm-fresh fare proved tricky, the Alabama startup shifted to a traditional street-side model.
BY Tom CheredarCredit card company American Express and actor Will Smith are apparently sinking $53 million into online retail service The Fancy.
BY Brad SugarsOften the cost of rent is a top consideration when choosing a retail space. But focus on the dollars and you might be missing out on essential ways to grow your business.
BY Diana RansomAs consumers grow more comfortable with ecommerce, Amazon.com isn't the only web company making big-box stores sweat. These days, corner cafes and artisanal cheesemongers are taking a bigger piece of the retail pie.
BY Lisa GirardExceed customer expectations through everything from great customer service to surprise gifts.
BY Lisa GirardExperts weigh in on new technologies from virtual greeters, to mirrors that give fashion advice, and touch screens loaded with information.
BY Jason AnkenyThe world of music retail keeps spinning at Dusty Groove America