Retail Businesses

3 Ways Retailers Should Accommodate the Mobile-Obsessed Customer
Retail Businesses

3 Ways Retailers Should Accommodate the Mobile-Obsessed Customer

The smartphone-centric status quo isn't such a bad thing for retailers.
Jeff Trachsel
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
What to Do Next When You Know Your Business Is Here to Stay
Ecommerce

What to Do Next When You Know Your Business Is Here to Stay

Launching a business can be scary and bewildering. Once you get past that stage, it's often just bewildering.
Maria Haggerty
Men's Warehouse Founder George Zimmer Wants to Change How You Rent a Tux
Ecommerce

Men's Warehouse Founder George Zimmer Wants to Change How You Rent a Tux

Since exiting Men's Warehouse, Zimmer has launched two startups, Generation Tux and zTailors.
Nina Zipkin
Walmart Will No Longer Sell Semi-Automatic Weapons
Walmart

Walmart Will No Longer Sell Semi-Automatic Weapons

The nation's biggest retailer said the move was a result of sluggish demand.
Gap Is Doing Everything It Can to Become Cool Again
Marketing Bootcamp

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.
Target Is Getting Into the Beacon Game
Retail Businesses

Target Is Getting Into the Beacon Game

The beacons will send location-based product recommendations, coupons and other alerts to customers via Target's iPhone app.
Geoff Weiss
Google Can Now Tell People When Your Business Is Too Busy to Visit
Google

Google Can Now Tell People When Your Business Is Too Busy to Visit

Fueled by GPS data, the all-seeing Internet giant is showing consumers the not-so-best times to visit your establishment.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Amazon Prime Day Highlighted by Disappointment
Amazon

Amazon Prime Day Highlighted by Disappointment

While Amazon's first ever Prime Day was billed as the single greatest sale event of the year, the general consensus among online shoppers wasn't quite so positive.
Samuel Edwards
Conceived Online, Birchbox Embraces the Beauty of Brick and Mortar
Retail Businesses

Conceived Online, Birchbox Embraces the Beauty of Brick and Mortar

With dreams of becoming the next Sephora, the online subscription beauty service is expanding its physical footprint.
Laura Entis
6 Strategies for Marketing Your Retail Business Online
Ready To Launch

6 Strategies for Marketing Your Retail Business Online

These tips will help your business increase its visibility online.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Creating Credibility to Maximize the Growth of Your Retail Startup
The Grind

Creating Credibility to Maximize the Growth of Your Retail Startup

Whether you're running your company out of your dorm room or Skyping your partners in four different time zones, here are a few tricks to help the little guys compete against the big fish.
Sarah Haselkorn
Make Sure the Pricing Is Right With These Tips
Starting a Business

Make Sure the Pricing Is Right With These Tips

Here's what you need to know when setting prices for your goods.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.