The owner of Gap, Old Navy, Banana Republic, Athleta, Piperlime, and Intermix said it will raise the current $7.25 minimum wage for its workers to $9 this year and to $10 in 2015. Update: Gap executive Art Peck tells BuzzFeed, “It’s coinciding with the national debate, but honestly, this was a business decision.”
Dorsey spoke at the National Retail Federation’s annual expo on Wednesday about the potential of receipts while pitching Square.
With six fewer shopping days this year, the retail industry is pulling out all stops for the holiday season.
All little girls just want to be iPads when they grow up.
According to the National Retail Federation.
The government shutdown is crushing consumer confidence and making it harder for retailers to plan their businesses. The National Retail Federation says more than 10% of Americans work in retail and related fields.
Organized retail crime — the large-scale, criminal enterprise version of shoplifting — is on the rise, according to an industry trade group. Here are 5 statistics from today’s National Retail Federation “Organized Retail Crime Survey.”