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A new study about the impact of scent at retail suggests that consumers are being put off by the retailer's flagship cologne, Fierce, which courses pungently through its 276 stores.
The retailer says it will introduce a line of organic products priced at least 25 percent below comparable market prices.
The retailer sued the credit-card giant this week, claiming Visa's swipe fees are unfairly high. Separately, the retail industry has taken a hit in the fight over capping debit-card swipe fees.
Consumers carry access to the Internet around in their pockets now -- and that's upending the rulebook for owners of brick and mortar stores.
The e-commerce goliath is trying out an online marketplace selling 3-D printed consumer goods, from fashion jewelry pieces to home decor items and tech accessories.
Retailers that have historically eschewed the online ecommerce behemoth may be coming round the mountain yet.
Jos. A. Bank says that it has been eyeing the Eddie Bauer brand for years now.
The Seattle-based tech giant has scooped up Irvine, Calif.-based Double Helix Games.
Bitcoin startup Coinbase already makes it possible for Overstock to accept bitcoins as payment. And other big retailers are signing up for its service.
The struggling department store announced it is closing 33 underperforming locations as it looks to cut costs.
Shoppers still won't buy just anything online -- even from an ecommerce giant like Amazon. This infographic explains what influences their decision making.
Target CEO Gregg Steinhafel addressed Target's data breach in his first live interview since the incident, while Neiman Marcus announced its own security violation.
A look at the areas in ecommerce where the little guys have the most potential to make a big splash.
Many sellers missed a big opportunity this past holiday shopping season. Here's what they can do later this year.
The National Retail Federation appeals $5.7 billion Visa, MasterCard settlement that was approved in December.
Ways to get the most from the theft prevention technology and techniques youre already using.
Shift your attentions to shoppers' moods and needs to move product and increase revenue.
Setting up a separate return line and training employees can increase customer satisfaction and lessen headaches for your staff in the post-holiday season.
Prep your staff for after-holiday traffic by avoiding these 4 common mistakes.
Having a clear return policy and having a process for handling returns can reduce revenue loss and increase customer satisfaction.
One industry insider offers his top insights on the retail industry for the New Year.
Forget deck the halls. These retailers decked out their windows for unforgettable buzz and branding. Which ideas will inspire your next great display?
Mark Vevle helped set up Brooklyn Flea Philly, but the market failed. Lessons learned, he decided to open his own, Philly-centric market.
The yoga apparel maker announced today that Chip Wilson is leaving his position as non-executive chairman.
The maker of the irreverent Cards Against Humanity party game tacked $5 onto retail prices on a day when consumers expected to get ultra-deep discounts.