News and Articles About Retail Businesses
Negotiating a lease can be as simple as buying a toothbrush or as complicated as buying a new car. These tips can help simplify the process.
The yoga apparel maker announced today that Chip Wilson is leaving his position as non-executive chairman.
Lighting and personal greetings are among the low-tech ways you and can make your store less attractive to thieves.
This Philadelphia college dropout went from being $200,000 in debt at age 16 to being worth almost $3 billion by age 41.
With its stock at a five-year high, men's apparel retailer Men's Wearhouse has decided to turn the tables on its smaller rival.
Black Friday is when most people entice customers to buy more, more and more. One clothing retailer is doing the complete opposite.
If youre looking to lock horns with Big Box Discounters on one of the biggest shopping days of the year, we have some tips.
Follow these tips to ensure you dont lose holiday shoppers or sales.
This year, more than ever, consumers will shop for the holidays from their smartphones.
Small-business retailers may not be able to match the Black Friday extravaganzas offered by the big-box stores, but there are certain things they can do to compete.
Two investment bankers turned jewelry retailers offer five lessons on how to build customer loyalty for your retail business.
These five tips help your staff help harried shoppers on one of the busiest shopping days of the year.
Defining what it takes to get a potential customer to make a purchase is like nailing jello to a wall. Here's some insight into how people perceive and process deals.
Letting your customer into the design process can boost engagement – and profits.
With hundreds or even thousands of different items in stock, you'd best put a strong program in place that tracks critical information for you.
You can't build a strong brand image without a team of people behind it. Here's the story of a little doughnut shop doing big things when it comes to branding.
Business owners eager to break out of the Small Business Saturday box are banding together in an attempt to conjure up some Black Friday magic.
Follow these ten simple rules and you'll close more sales almost immediately.
Called "Marketplace," the new e-commerce platform on TOMS.com features products from 30 entrepreneurs, all with mission-driven retail models.
Wal-Mart, Starbucks and more are getting a head start on the holiday season, with deals and promotions starting in early November.
As part of its 5th birthday redesign, the mobile application for the daily-deal site will automatically send you offers in whatever town you happen to be in at the time.
With Thanksgiving falling so late in November, there are fewer precious shopping days this year. For retailers, this means having to be extra creative to get customers through the door.
If you're thinking of buying a franchise and want your family to be involved in running it, consider these options.
Amazon made noise when it launched its New York publishing operation but has failed to land the next big thing in publishing.