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No one is expecting a blockbuster holiday, and that’s good we’re not likely to get one. But the sentiment for many by the end of the summer was that we
THE SECOND QUARTER COULD HAVE BEEN WORSE but it still wasn’t pretty for most of the publicly traded consumer merchants tracked by Multichannel Merchant.
The Pottery Barn Kids retail concept called Threads has closed after just 15 months. The two baby clothing and gifts stores, located in New York and Bellevue, WA, had opened in late 2007.
Macy’s may be seeing a lull in 2009 sales figures, but the general merchant does believe its cause marketing efforts are helping to make a difference for nonprofit organizations.
A multipronged marketing strategy can be executed only as fast as your slowest retail channel. Do you know which channel is preventing your organization
I Just Read Your July Editor’s Note (Paying the price for J. Jill), and I couldn’t agree more. I was so disappointed with J. Jill’s decline in quality,
The Scotts Miracle-Gro Co. is Pulling the Plug on Smith & Hawken. The catalog and Website of the high-end home and garden merchant stopped taking orders
Many of the MCM 100 are Multititle Mailers. Here’s a Guide to Who Owns What: 1-800-FLOWERS.COM includes 1-800-Flowers.com, Ambrosia, Cheryl & Co., Fannie
Retailers have long viewed customers as hard assets a valuable commodity we smugly thought we owned. For decades, we used our customer files as a means
No doubt you’ve seen the business book Made To Stick by the Heath brothers, thanks largely to its can’t-miss bright orange cover and duct tape. Or you