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Companies Moving To Chief Data Officers To Manage Big Data
CDOs can help retailers help handle influx of data and produce results.
Target Unleashes More Precise Delivery Windows As Its Latest Weapon In Ecommerce
Faster delivery turnaround time could prove lucrative in Target’s battle with Amazon.
Walmart Makes Changes To Its Merchandise Team To Boost Revenue
Management shifts are part of major overhaul of its U.S. operations.
Macy’s Ups Technology Game To Challenge Amazon For Clothing Purchases
As Amazon is predicted to take the top spot as clothing retailer, Macy’s is fighting back with gadgets.
Neiman Marcus Plans To Digitize Revealed In IPO Filing
Paperwork demonstrates retailer’s dedication to melding brick-and-mortar power with ecommerce.
Are You A Target For Patent Trolls?
The “broken” patent system puts all retailers at risk from patent trolls.
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Finish Line Introduces Exclusive Experience With PUMA
Athletic retailer The Finish Line, Inc. has teamed up with PUMA for the launch of its latest customer experience enhancement – the PUMA edge at Finish Line.
PayVue Illuminated Cash Drawer Lighting Up POS Transactions For Accurate And Speedy Results By Anne Gray Senior Product Manager MMF POS
Restaurants, bars, retail stores and the experts who envision them, work tirelessly to create environments that wow their patrons and keep them coming back.
Tyco Retail Solutions Opens Retail Experience Center In Bentonville, Arkansas
Tyco Retail Solutions recently announced the opening of its Retail Experience Center for Walmart, the world’s largest retailer.
Lowe's Sparks Education Dialogue And Strengthens Schools As It Celebrates 10 Years Of Its Toolbox For Education Grant Program
Lowe's is celebrating 10 years of its Toolbox for Education grant program with a twist – it's giving educators an assignment that involves their students. Letters to Lowe's is a writing campaign encouraging teachers to share their students' ideas on how to improve their schools.
Kroger Ratifies Agreement With UFCW Local 1059
The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced that associates working at stores in Kroger's Columbus division have ratified a new labor agreement with UFCW Local 1059.
Real-Time Visibility Beyond The WMS
Join Lucas Systems Tuesday, September 29 to hear real-world examples of how distribution center managers are using new Web-based reporting and management tools to better manage their operations, improving throughput and efficiency.
Integrated Solutions For Retailers Rebrands To Innovative Retail Technologies
Integrated Solutions For Retailers, the business-to-business trade publication dedicated to technology solutions in the retail industry today announces the launch of its rebrand initiative to Innovative Retail Technologies to focus retailers’ attention on the critical role innovation plays in retail.
eBay Motors Partners With Assurant Solutions To Extend Warranties On Purchases
eBay Motors, a leading vehicle, parts and accessories destination, in partnership with Assurant Solutions, a provider of specialty protection products and services, recently announced that eBay will be offering all US buyers access to participate in the Assurant Protection Plan.
The Home Depot Completes Acquisition Of Interline Brands, Inc.
The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today announced it has completed its $1.625 billion acquisition of Interline Brands, Inc., a leading national distributor and direct marketer of broad-line maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) products. The agreement to acquire Interline was previously announced on July 22, 2015.
Amazon To Open Fifth Texas Fulfillment Center In San Marcos
Amazon.com, Inc. recently announced plans to open a fifth Texas fulfillment center in San Marcos. In Texas, Amazon currently employs more than 3,500 full-time associates, has invested more than $400M in the state and continues to grow its operations to meet customer demand.
Olivia Kim Launches SPACE At Nordstrom, An In-Store Boutique For Emerging And Advanced Designers
On August 20th, Nordstrom (NYSE: JWN) launched SPACE, a new shop curated by Olivia Kim, Nordstrom Director of Creative Projects, featuring emerging and advanced designers.
Starbucks And Baristas Del Caribe, LLC Enter Licensing Agreement In Puerto Rico
Starbucks Coffee Company and Baristas Del Caribe, LLC, an affiliate of Empresas Fonalledas, a leading family-owned Puerto Rican group of companies, recently announced that Baristas Del Caribe has acquired exclusive rights to operate Starbucks® stores in Puerto Rico.
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