IRT Magazine And Featured News Content

  1. 2017 IRT Retailer Innovation Awards
    12/19/2016

    Retailer Innovation Award recipients aren’t just doing something new, they’re reaping the business reward for the execution of their innovation.

  2. Nordstrom Names New Chief Innovation Officer
    1/20/2017

    Nordstrom Rack President Geevy Thomas will fill newly created role.

  3. Despite Efforts To Capitalize On Competitor’s Closings, JCPenney Will Also Shutter More Stores
    1/19/2017

    Move counters CEO Marvin Ellison’s pledge last March not to undertake wholesale closings.

  4. Walmart Pilots New Scan and Go Option To Counter Amazon Go
    1/18/2017

    First piloted and scrapped in 2012, the retail giant tries its technology again.

  5. Walmart CIO Set To Exit Company On February 24
    1/17/2017

    Karenann Terrell has announced that she will be leaving her post.

  6. Target Now Accepting Applications For Its Next Target +Tech Stars Program
    1/16/2017

    Retail accelerator program has seen huge success.

  7. Sears Fighting To Hang On, Closes More Stores In 2017 And Sells Craftsman Brand
    1/13/2017

    The full list of Sears and Kmart stores that will be shuttered now totals 150.

  8. Macy’s Is The Latest Retailer To Close Stores To Combat Sagging Sales
    1/12/2017

    Chain will shutter stores and eliminate 10,000 jobs to counter disappointing holiday sales.

  9. Holiday Online Sales Reached $91.7 Billion
    1/11/2017

    Record setting figure was an 11 percent increase over 2015.

  10. Dressing Room App Lets Shoppers Skip The Fitting Room At The Gap
    1/10/2017

    Augmented reality solution makes trying on clothes a breeze.