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Gap Is Doing Everything It Can to Become Cool Again
Gap

Gap Is Doing Everything It Can to Become Cool Again

With consumers embracing cheaper fast-fashion alternatives like H&M and Zara, the retailer has found itself in need of a makeover.
Target Is Getting Into the Beacon Game
Retail Businesses

Target Is Getting Into the Beacon Game

The beacons will send location-based product recommendations, coupons and other alerts to customers via Target's iPhone app.
Geoff Weiss
Google Can Now Tell People When Your Business Is Too Busy to Visit
Google

Google Can Now Tell People When Your Business Is Too Busy to Visit

Fueled by GPS data, the all-seeing Internet giant is showing consumers the not-so-best times to visit your establishment.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Amazon Prime Day Highlighted by Disappointment
Amazon

Amazon Prime Day Highlighted by Disappointment

While Amazon's first ever Prime Day was billed as the single greatest sale event of the year, the general consensus among online shoppers wasn't quite so positive.
Samuel Edwards
Conceived Online, Birchbox Embraces the Beauty of Brick and Mortar
Retail Businesses

Conceived Online, Birchbox Embraces the Beauty of Brick and Mortar

With dreams of becoming the next Sephora, the online subscription beauty service is expanding its physical footprint.
Laura Entis
6 Strategies for Marketing Your Retail Business Online
Starting a Business

6 Strategies for Marketing Your Retail Business Online

These tips will help your business increase its visibility online.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Creating Credibility to Maximize the Growth of Your Retail Startup
The Grind

Creating Credibility to Maximize the Growth of Your Retail Startup

Whether you're running your company out of your dorm room or Skyping your partners in four different time zones, here are a few tricks to help the little guys compete against the big fish.
Sarah Haselkorn
Make Sure the Pricing Is Right With These Tips
Starting a Business

Make Sure the Pricing Is Right With These Tips

Here's what you need to know when setting prices for your goods.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Gap to Close a Quarter of All U.S. Stores, Slash 250 Jobs
Retail Businesses

Gap to Close a Quarter of All U.S. Stores, Slash 250 Jobs

The moves are expected to cost the company hundreds of millions of dollars in the short term but lead to annualized savings of $25 million beginning next year.
Geoff Weiss
How to Find Your Inventory Sweet Spot
Starting a Business

How to Find Your Inventory Sweet Spot

You are what you sell, so we'll help you learn to match the needs and wants of your customers to the right goods and prices.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
6 Policies Your Retail Business Needs to Succeed
Starting a Business

6 Policies Your Retail Business Needs to Succeed

It's details like these that can make you a success or doom you to failure.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
6 Overlooked Ways to Vastly Boost Traffic to Your Ecommerce Site
Ecommerce

6 Overlooked Ways to Vastly Boost Traffic to Your Ecommerce Site

From creating a value-driven blog to publishing videos, here are a few ways to increase traffic to your online store.
Bryan Lovgren
How to Find the Right Location for Your Store
Starting a Business

How to Find the Right Location for Your Store

Location is key to a successful retail operation. Get the facts on how to decide where to base your business.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.