1. 6 Sep 2011 – Retail and Consumer Products Q&A with Ken Hicks, CEO of Foot Locker, Inc. If you were to ask Ken Hicks what he does for a living, he’d tell you “I sell sneakers.” We...
  2. 31 Aug 2011 – Retail and Consumer Products Luxury Spending Likely to Moderate into Fall Softening same-store sales growth may be in store for luxury retailers, as confidence among the nation’s...
  3. 31 Aug 2011 – Retail and Consumer Products Restaurant Sales Slip May Be Nearing End Consumer spending at restaurants may flatten heading into fall, potentially halting the downward slide that...
  4. 30 Aug 2011 – Retail and Consumer Products Creatively Cutting Product Cost Reluctant consumers and rising input costs are prompting retailers to look for ways to save money by trimming...
  5. 9 Aug 2011 – Retail and Consumer Products Restaurant Spending Expected to Slip Current consumer sentiment, now in its seventh straight month of decline, suggests restaurant sales will...
  6. 9 Aug 2011 – Retail and Consumer Products Q&A With Joseph Gromek, CEO of Warnaco Warnaco’s performance since CEO Joe Gromek arrived in 2003 has been spectacular. He inherited a company...
  7. 9 Aug 2011 – Retail and Consumer Products Starbucks and Green Mountain New Single-Serve Deal is Preemptive Distribution on Rocket Fuel Out of the starting gate, it appeared that...