General & Administration ARCHIVE

Take a Look at Crocs’ 2013 Sustainability Report  Apr 09, 2014 10:14 AM By Tim Parry

The company’s second report provides an update on its sustainability-related accomplishments and objectives, and sets goals in three categories: workplace and supplier standards, environmental management and community engagement.

Neiman Marcus Merging Stores and Online  Apr 02, 2014 1:25 PM By Tim Parry

Neiman Marcus Group, Inc. announced a series of organizational changes Wednesday. The merchant will merge the merchandising and planning organization for Neiman Marcus Stores and Neiman Marcus Online into a single team operating under the Neiman Marcus brand.

Men’s Wearhouse Hires Advisory Firm for Jos. A. Bank Integration  Mar 31, 2014 12:59 PM By Tim Parry

AlixPartners has been chosen to lead the integration of Jos. A. Bank into The Men’s Wearhouse.

Moosejaw and Patagonia Raise over $100,000 for Charity  Mar 24, 2014 12:28 PM By MCM Staff

Moosejaw teamed up with Patagonia to offer $10,000 to the three environmental charities that raised the most money in the Moosejaw X Patagonia Charity Challenge Thing.

Men’s Wearhouse To Acquire Jos. A. Bank for $1.8 Billion  Mar 11, 2014 12:28 PM By MCM Staff

Men’s Wearhouse and Jos. A. Bank announced that the merchants have entered into a definitive agreement in which Men’s Wearhouse will acquire all of the outstanding shares of common stock of Jos. A. Bank for $1.8 billion. Together, Men’s Wearhouse and Jos. A. Bank will have more than 1,700 stores in the U.S., with approximately 23,000 employees and sales of $3.5 billion on a pro forma basis.

How Fairytale Brownies Tackles Big Operational Challenges  Feb 07, 2014 6:48 AM By Tim Parry

Life isn’t a piece of cake for small merchants, even if they sell something as sweet as brownies. David Kravetz talks about some of the ways Fairytale Brownies tackles the operational challenges they face as they compete in the marketplace.

Larry Freed Steps Down as CEO of ForeSee  Jan 13, 2014 12:17 PM By Daniela Forte

ForeSee announced that its president and CEO, Larry Freed has decided to step down from his position, according to a ForeSee blog post.

2,500 Layoffs, Store Closings Announced at Macy’s  Jan 08, 2014 5:23 PM By Erin Lynch

In an effort to save nearly $100 million annually, Macy’s has laid out a cost reduction plan which includes laying off 2,500 workers and the closing of a handful of its brick-and-mortar stores.

Don’t Let Your Logistics Provider Put You on Customers’ Naughty Lists  Nov 02, 2013 10:19 PM By Maria Haggerty

Here are a few key requirements of a successful fulfillment strategy during the holidays when order volume can easily be 10 to 20 times higher than the busiest days during the year.

Marketplace Fairness Act Needs to be Streamlined  Sep 20, 2013 2:58 PM By Arien Gessner

The Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013 would give states broad power to enforce tax collection on remote sellers. But Congress could learn a lesson from the Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement.






© 2014, Access Intelligence, LLC. All rights reserved.