News and Articles About Retail Businesses
A new payments system baked into the forthcoming iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus and Apple Watch could revolutionize how business is done across the globe.
Old-fashioned stores still can offer consumers a wide variety of options. Vendors can analyze trends and customize their offerings to cater to shoppers' desires.
Mythical small shop owners knows every customer. In reality, small businesses need the tools to analyze their sales data if they are to compete.
The shipping giant's retail franchise was hit by a malware attack, potentially jeopardizing customer's identifying and financial information. Here's what you need to know.
If your customer is letting you know he's not happy with your business, you have a chance to make things right. Here's how.
Ecommerce can be a gold mine for entrepreneurs if done correctly. Make sure you avoid these major blunders when launching your online-retail shop.
Online sellers, particularly those on eBay, can benefit from the convenience of tapping a mobile device.
From Circuit City to KB Toys, a look at the popular stores that went bust over the last 25 years.
Data you routinely collect, when properly analyzed, will guide you to better sales and happier customers.
Investment marketplace CircleUp picks companies that are pioneering new categories and re-imagining new industries.
The newest crop of consumers will be incredibly brand fickle. Can you appeal to them over your competitors?
There's nothing like a real live person to greet and assist customers upon arrival to your location.
You can slay the online giant (somewhat) -- by doing these eight things consistently.
In just a few months, these boutique franchisees' business was far too big for a basement.
An embedded 'Buy Now' could be Twitters first step towards letting merchants accept mobile payments directly through the shorthand blogging service.
Marketers need to look beyond the buzz and hype and take better advantage of this sponsored format.
If you want to create life-long clients, you need to impress people right from the start.
If customers are finding what they need in your store just to buy it online, it's time to update your retail strategy.
Investor crowdfunding site CircleUp seeks nominations for its list by July.
How to spot potential theft when shopping online.
Thanks to the Internet of Things, shopping at brick-and-mortar stores just got a lot more personal. Here's how.
As the marketing onslaught proliferates, consumers -- more than anything -- want to feel like individuals.
We bring you the 97 franchises that ranked at the top of their sector in Entrepreneur's 2014 Franchise 500.
By the end of the year, $1.5 trillion worth of in-store sales could be influenced by mobile devices.