Retail Businesses

82 Million Households Streamed 'Bridgerton.' Now, Fashion Brands Can't Keep Corsets in Stock

The Regency-era romance is Netflix's most popular original series ever, and consumers who can't get enough of the 19th-century fashion are providing a much-needed boost to the fashion industry.

Jessica Thomas

· 8 min read

How Retailers Adapted to Work-From-Home Shift in 2020

Some sectors adjusted to the crisis, and came out on top.

Lawrence Banton

· 5 min read

4 Key Trends for Retail Entrepreneurs in 2021

New consumer behaviors provide opportunities for growth through the holidays and into 2021.

Melanie Nuce

· 5 min read

3 Ways Visual Merchandising Is a Retailer's Secret Weapon to Win The Holidays

Engage more with customers, solidify your brand presence and make your sales goals as you round out 2020.

Nichole Simms

· 7 min read

Retailers Less Crowded Due to Increasing Online Holiday Sales

Big box stores are adopting two alternative strategies.

Jacob Wolinsky

· 2 min read

Patagonia, Shopify, REI and EarthBreeze Did Black Friday Differently This Year. Here's How.

From donating $10 million in sales and 250,000 loads of laundry, to offsetting all carbon emissions on merchant sales, to even closing their doors completely, these brands made the world better on Black Friday.

Brian J. Roberts

· 5 min read

Investment Firm Wants to Revive RadioShack as a Major Ecommerce Site

The acquisition occurs as online shopping and demand for electronics and affordable computing has soared during the COVID-19 pandemic. Expect RadioShack.com to relaunch soon.

Michael Kan

· 2 min read

What We Can Learn From Natural Grocers' 65 Years of Success

The family operated organic retailer reminds us that you're only as strong as your foundation.

Kenny Herzog

· 6 min read

The Future of the Beauty Industry in an Increasingly Virtual World

With new norms in place, there are three keys to building trust and making things happen.

Imran Tariq

· 5 min read

3 Questions to Ask Yourself as the New Normal Takes Hold in Retail

The industry has changed in this topsy-turvy year. Leaders need to go back to basics to determine the most suitable strategy going forward.

Ian Chu

· 5 min read

The 'Nicest Taco Bell in the World' Is Exploding on TikTok, as People Marvel at the Beachfront Views and Boozy Drinks

The restaurant went viral this week, with 1.4 million people watching a travel influencer's tour of the Pacifica location.

Kate Taylor

· 1 min read

Can E-Commerce Save Retail?

Get physical, social, and digital. It's time to integrate.

Ruth Bolton

· 7 min read