Retail

At This Store, the Fitting-Room Mirrors Know All
Retail

At This Store, the Fitting-Room Mirrors Know All

Shoppers at the Ralph Lauren Polo flagship store in New York City can now engage with Oak Labs' smart, interactive fitting-room mirrors.
Laura Entis
Shoppers Prepare for Record Singles Day, China's Biggest 1-Day Shopping Event
China

Shoppers Prepare for Record Singles Day, China's Biggest 1-Day Shopping Event

Alibaba was the first company to capitalize on the holiday in 2009, and it's now the biggest 24-hour shopping event.
Urban Outfitters to End On-Call Shifts in North America
Urban Outfitters

Urban Outfitters to End On-Call Shifts in North America

The change will affect the chain's 23,000 employees.
Krystina Gustafson
Wal-Mart Wants to Test Delivery Drones
Retail

Wal-Mart Wants to Test Delivery Drones

Looking to go head-to-head with Amazon, the world's largest retailer applied for permission to test drones for delivery, pickup and checking warehouse inventories.
Target, in Partnership with Techstars, Is Accepting Applications for Its New Retail Startup Accelerator
Accelerators

Target, in Partnership with Techstars, Is Accepting Applications for Its New Retail Startup Accelerator

Ten companies will be chosen to work out of the Target offices for three months next summer.
Laura Entis
Why There's Nothing Outrageous About Urban Outfitters' Request for 'Free Work'
Urban Outfitters

Why There's Nothing Outrageous About Urban Outfitters' Request for 'Free Work'

The retailer sent an email asking employees to work on the weekend with no overtime. But before you jump to conclusions, read this.
Carly Okyle
The Clock Is Ticking for Bonobos
Leadership

The Clock Is Ticking for Bonobos

After eight years and $128 million raised, the men's clothing e-tailer has yet to reach 'escape velocity.'
Richard Feloni
This High-Tech Startup Is Using Science to Hack the Dress Shirt
Ready To Launch

This High-Tech Startup Is Using Science to Hack the Dress Shirt

Ministry of Supply is reengineering fabric to create higher performance clothing for the workplace.
Laura Entis
Your Brand Is Not Too Good For That
Ready To Launch

Your Brand Is Not Too Good For That

You should be selling your brand everywhere. After all, that's where the customers are.
Greg Shugar
This 29-Year Old Tailor Is Relentlessly Working to Overhaul the Menswear Fashion Industry
Ecommerce

This 29-Year Old Tailor Is Relentlessly Working to Overhaul the Menswear Fashion Industry

Combat Gent founder Vishaal Melwani is proving that high fashion and high tech don't have to mean high prices.
Catherine Clifford
The Secret Ingredient That Helped This Company Get Its Products on Shelves
Retail

The Secret Ingredient That Helped This Company Get Its Products on Shelves

The co-founder of Blind Barber explains how he got his products on the shelves of big-name stores.
Jason Fell
Selling Your Product to a Big Chain in 5 Painstaking Steps
Retail

Selling Your Product to a Big Chain in 5 Painstaking Steps

There are miles of shelf space in a big-box store. Getting a few feet of it for your product is an ordeal worth enduring.
Zeynep Ilgaz
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.
How Greats Footwear Puts Its Best Foot Forward
Small Business - Big Impact

How Greats Footwear Puts Its Best Foot Forward

A modern footwear company reimagines classic styles.
Jason Ankeny