Retail Businesses http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/retail-businesses The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Retail Businesses en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:30:00 GMT The 25 Most Innovative Consumer and Retail Brands Investment marketplace CircleUp picks companies that are pioneering new categories and re-imagining new industries. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235945 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235945 Ryan Caldbeck Start Preparing Your Business for the Generation After Millennials The newest crop of consumers will be incredibly brand fickle. Can you appeal to them over your competitors? Mon, 14 Jul 2014 19:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235564 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235564 Peter Gasca No Longer Hawkers, Modern Street Teams Can Help Build Your Online Presence There's nothing like a real live person to greet and assist customers upon arrival to your location. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 22:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235441 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235441 Micah Johnson How You, the Local Business Owner, Can Take on Amazon You can slay the online giant (somewhat) -- by doing these eight things consistently. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 20:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235351 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235351 Gene Marks Franchise Players: From Selling Clothes Out of a Basement to Opening a Brick-and-Mortar Store In just a few months, these boutique franchisees' business was far too big for a basement. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 11:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235363 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235363 Kate Taylor Twitter Testing a Feature That Lets Users Buy Items Without Leaving Twitter An embedded 'Buy Now' could be Twitter’s first step towards letting merchants accept mobile payments directly through the shorthand blogging service. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235309 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235309 Benjamin Kabin Some Bare Truths About Native Advertising Marketers need to look beyond the buzz and hype and take better advantage of this sponsored format. Thu, 26 Jun 2014 22:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235177 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235177 Jeff Fagel Forget Customer Service, Think Customer Wowing If you want to create life-long clients, you need to impress people right from the start. Thu, 26 Jun 2014 21:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235154 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235154 Adam Callinan 6 Tips for Keeping Your Store Relevant to Online Shoppers If customers are finding what they need in your store just to buy it online, it's time to update your retail strategy. Thu, 12 Jun 2014 19:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234526 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234526 George Deeb Who Are the 25 Most Innovative Consumer Companies? Investor crowdfunding site CircleUp seeks nominations for its list by July. Thu, 05 Jun 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234446 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234446 Ryan Caldbeck Online Bargain Hunters: Are You Buying Stolen Goods? How to spot potential theft when shopping online. Mon, 26 May 2014 15:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234113 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234113 Kelli B. Grant This Slick iBeacon Device Helps Retailers Push Deals to In-Store Shoppers Thanks to the Internet of Things, shopping at brick-and-mortar stores just got a lot more personal. Here's how. Thu, 22 May 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234119 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234119 Kim Lachance Shandrow 'Me-Commerce' Is Here to Stay. Here's How to Capitalize On It. (Infographic) As the marketing onslaught proliferates, consumers -- more than anything -- want to feel like individuals. Tue, 20 May 2014 16:37:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234087 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234087 Geoff Weiss The Top Franchise in Every Industry We bring you the 97 franchises that ranked at the top of their sector in Entrepreneur's 2014 Franchise 500. Fri, 16 May 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233189 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233189 Tracy Stapp Herold Are Retailers Missing Out on Mobile? By the end of the year, $1.5 trillion worth of in-store sales could be influenced by mobile devices. Mon, 28 Apr 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233452 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233452 Krystina Gustafson Crafts Chain Michaels Confirms Nearly 3 Million Credit Cards Compromised in Data Breach A security hole allowed data thieves access to some customer card information but not names, addresses or PINs. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:13:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233227 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233227 Benjamin Kabin How to Build a Killer Facebook Page for Your Retail Company In lieu of a stand alone website, a Facebook page may work for your business. But only if it's done right. Tue, 08 Apr 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231381 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231381 Ann Handley NYC Landmark Prohibits Chain Stores From Leasing Vacated Space When a Starbucks lease ends in May, the independently-owned Café Grumpy is slated to move into Grand Central Terminal. Mon, 07 Apr 2014 14:29:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232853 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232853 Geoff Weiss Advice for Making the Luxury Sell When presenting and pricing luxury items, add to the product's perceived value while eliminating any suggestion of commoditization. Sat, 05 Apr 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232185 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232185 Coeli Carr The Company Turning Selfies Into Better-Fitting Bras New technology to size women for bras though smartphone photos could unlock elusive ecommerce sales. Fri, 04 Apr 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232768 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232768 Linda Lacina