News and Articles About Retail Businesses
Custom clothier Tomboy Tailors crafts bespoke menswear -- for women.
Do small retailers really stand a chance online? Take these issues into consideration before jumping into ecommerce.
A business is having trouble with sales after expanding into a new market. Ask Entrepreneur's business operations expert offers ideas that are right on the money.
More commercial spaces are using tablets for everything from digital signage to point-of-sale systems. Here's how to create a great user experience.
Over the past six years, Billabong has erased billions of dollars in investor value. Its latest year-end financial report delivers the worst news yet.
Jordan Eisenberg has squeezed into consumers' overstuffed wallets, invented new ways to sell his product at the drug store checkout counter and, most recently, scored marketing gold by wiggling his product into celebrity swag bags.
Eight out of 10 small businesses say they are optimistic about the end-of-year shopping rush, according to a new report.
The custom retailer doubled revenues in a year. The secret to its success? Tailor fitting the shopping experience to fit every man individually.
Hari Mari donates $3 from each pair of flip-flops they sell to hospital units that accept uninsured patients.
A look at how businesses can cash in on the upcoming sales-tax holidays around the U.S.
A new survey examines what parents are shopping for and where and how much they plan to spend.
In the ongoing saga between the nation's biggest banks and small retailers over swipe fees, the courts rule in favor of Main Street.
Reaching customers even when ecommerce can't, these vending machines dispense unexpected items, where and when customers need them.
The colorful, rubber footwear company said cold weather contributed to plunging profits in the second quarter.
With some savvy planning, business owners can make a profit from major news events.
From a fish tank that grows food to a wearable camera, here's an early look at some of the coolest items made by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs.
How redirecting even 10 percent of consumer spending from chains to local small businesses can boost local economies and create jobs.
A Finnish company says it has developed a system that eliminates the need for cash or credit at check out. All it needs is a look at your face.
The Bangladesh garment-factory collapse has only increased consumers' interest in shopping ethically. See how retailers -- large and small -- are responding.
Retail sales rose less than expected in June, the latest sign of sluggish economic growth.
The National Retail Federation offers a way to assess someone's skills and talents to find the best job.
Virgin's CEO shares what factors you need to consider when choosing the best place to open up shop.
Washington, D.C., lawmakers have voted to require big-box retailers to pay 50 percent more than the district's legal minimum wage.
Lauren Levy rushed to bring Magnificent Baby's "An Heir Is Born" clothing line to market. Find out how her hustle is paying off.
The retail giant's 'Get on the Shelf' contest provides entrepreneurs and small-business owners a non-traditional way to get their product to market.