It was bad enough when America gave us Kim Kardashian.
The most successful animated film of all time will result in hundreds of millions in sales for retailers. It could even knock Pokémon from its two-decade stint as the king of all kids.
Problems we’ve all experienced while working in the wonderful world of retail!
The sales really take place on Thanksgiving and Saturday now. But do you really want to go shopping on Thanksgiving?
Sure, go ahead an unfold every item without any intention of buying anything.
The chain, a “revenge retail” project by Tory Burch’s ex-husband Christopher, is closing up to 20 of its 32 locations and transitioning into a wholesale brand, BuzzFeed News has learned.
“Why is EVERYONE WALKING SO SLOWLY?”
Ma’am, I’m going to need you to back away from the diamonds.
Gap’s soon-to-be CEO acknowledged the campaign is a “work in process,” but the company is “really excited about elements of it.”
In his first interview since being tapped as Gap Inc.’s new CEO, Art Peck tells BuzzFeed News the company is facing the biggest change in retail since the rush to the suburbs and rise of big-box stores in the 1950s and 60s.
You can take me out of retail, but you can’t take the retail out of me.
When you play the Game of Black Friday, you win or you die.
The retailer says it has a whole new kind of Black Friday — five days of deals. It’s a move away from the late-night stampedes and #WalmartFights.
“Can you check if there are any left in the back?” *rolls eyes*
Mike Jeffries, who built up Abercombie’s sex-meets-Ivy League aesthetic in the 90s, is the focus of a shareholder lawsuit claiming poor governance at the fashion chain.
Every retail worker has had one of these customers.
You: ~Hi!~ Customer: Just looking.
So long, and thanks for all the maxi skirts. The teen retailer is performing horribly by every measure, and soon could be delisted from the Nasdaq.
The social network says it is best equipped to get users to buy certain products this holiday season.
Your faith in humanity will be seriously tested.
MTailor, a company that develops an app to sell shirts that fit well without trying them on, has raised a little more than $2 million in venture capital financing. It isn’t the first online-focused retail brand, but the technology behind it is quite different.
After months of sluggish sales, the company is offering huge discounts to clear out its fall line. Wall Street analysts say the clothes are simply too drab to drive purchases.
As incomes stagnate or fall for the majority of Americans, a store where everything costs $5 or less is booming. Its promise? “A store that every kid in America could afford.”
Marvin Ellison was executive vice president of stores at Home Depot and spent years at Target prior to that. There are currently just six black CEOs leading Fortune 500 companies.
The company is opening a brick-and-mortar store of sorts in New York City, reports The Wall Street Journal. It’s not clear whether it’ll be a hub for online orders or display its own goods.
The International Council of Shopping Centers is pushing back against stories about how malls are dying. Its claim? The “New York-centric media” doesn’t understand the way America shops.
Gap has had a decent past two-and-a-half years. The retirement of Glenn Murphy, 52, comes as a surprise.
The move will affect 2% of the company’s U.S. workforce, Walmart said on its blog today. Walmart is the nation’s largest employer.
It’s hard out there for a retail worker.