1. 04 October 2012As Defectors Mount, Comps Lose Relevance More and more retailers are moving to stop reporting monthly comps, with Target the latest to join the ranks, according to ...
  2. 04 October 2012Retail Winds Blew Unevenly in September Retailers turned in underwhelming comps in September as sales dropped from their summer levels, according to a Wall Street Journal ...
  3. 02 October 2012Quick Service Restaurants Offer Fix for U.S. Job Market Restaurants are heading toward their strongest year of job growth since 2004, according to a Bloomberg Businessweek article. When...
  4. 01 October 2012New Partnership Opportunities for Payors and Providers In the past three years, hospital and health system CEOs have become increasingly focused on closing business deals with physician...
  5. 06 September 2012Quick, Design More and MoreNewer Labels Churn Out Accessories Faster; Broader Reach but Bigger Risk Some of fashion’s most sought-after young designers...
  6. 30 August 2012U.S. Retailers Beat Sales Forecasts Retailers had reason to celebrate in August as many reported positive same-store sales numbers, according to a Financial Times ...
  7. 30 August 2012Back-to-School Gives U.S. Retailers a Boost Many retailers turned in better-than-expected August comps, according to a Wall Street Journal article. And while back-to-school...
  8. 30 August 2012Retailers Post Strong August Comps This August’s strong same-store sales figures relied heavily on back-to-school spending, according to a Women’s Wear...
  9. 21 August 2012The Big Chase the Small: KKR Invests in Novo Holdco Ltd. The competition to get a piece of promising young retailers and brands in emerging markets is heating up. Private equity giant...
  10. 20 August 2012Li & Fung Faces Threat as Retail Supplier After a century of success as a supplier to some of the world’s biggest retailers, Li & Fung is now under threat as...