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Press ReleasesJul 16, 2013 2:05 PM By Erin Lynch
While retailers are focusing more on the mobile shopper, new research has found that only 16% of American consumers have used their mobile device to shop compared to 50% in China, 48% in Singapore, and 42% in India.
Press ReleasesJul 10, 2013 10:13 AM By Erin Lynch
Foot Locker announced that it has officially acquired German-based specialty athletic retailer Runners Point Group. The acquisition of Runners Point Group represents a significant addition to Foot Locker’s European footprint, where it already operates more than 600 Foot Locker stores and had revenue of more than $1 billion in 2012.
Press ReleasesJul 09, 2013 11:45 AM By Erin Lynch
William Lynch has resigned from his post as Barnes & Noble CEO effective immediately, according to a release issued by the retailers. The company also said that a replacement has yet to be named.
Press ReleasesJun 25, 2013 11:43 AM By Erin Lynch
After receiving backlash from customers over the firing of George Zimmer, the Board of Directors of Men’s Wearhouse issued a statement explaining why they fired him and gave an inside look into the internal struggle at the retailer.
Press ReleasesJun 25, 2013 10:10 AM By Multichannel Merchant Staff
The HoneyBaked Ham Company announced that after it’s 55-year history selling in the United States it will now expand to Japan with a storefront, an ecommerce site, sampling and a full marketing campaign specific to the region.
Press ReleasesJun 19, 2013 12:35 PM By Erin Lynch
While George Zimmer was able to guarantee the likeability of the suits at Men’s Wearhouse, he wasn’t able to guarantee his job as the Executive Chairman. The retailer announced his termination this week.
Press ReleasesJun 18, 2013 12:00 PM By Multichannel Merchant Staff
Acquity Group has found that business-to-business buyers are willing to stray from their current supplier and make purchases from Amazon Supply not just based on price, but also based on convenience and overall online experience.
Press ReleasesJun 17, 2013 2:22 PM By Erin Lynch
Joining the ranks of Amazon, DHL Supply Chain announced that it has opened a warehouse in Luhari, India to help meet the growing demand from the consumer, retail, and automotive sectors.
Press ReleasesJun 14, 2013 1:24 PM By Erin Lynch
A new study has found that for this Father’s Day, Canadian shoppers are expected to make more planned purchases compared to years prior.
Press ReleasesJun 12, 2013 10:31 AM By Erin Lynch
The Peterson Partners acquisition of Angoss Software Corporation for $8.4 million is now official. Angoss delivers predictive analytics to businesses to help them discover valuable insight and intelligence from their data, uncovering opportunities to reduce risk and increase sales and profitability.