1. 05 July 2012Luring Online Shoppers Offline Retailers are increasingly trying to lure their online customers into their brick-and-mortar stores to pick up, return or get...
  2. 05 July 2012Growth in Retail Sales Slows from Last Year’s Numbers Although retailers turned in positive comps in June, the results were disappointingly below those from a year ago, according to a ...
  3. 05 July 2012U.S. Retailers Have a Largely Gloomy June Same-store sales increased in June, but not as much as earlier this year, threatening to put a damper on earlier momentum, according...
  4. 26 June 2012Kurt Salmon Grows Retail and Consumer Products Group with New Partner Hires Kurt Salmon welcomes new partners Cort Jacoby and Kurt Kendall to its Retail and Consumer Products Group, further fortifying the...
  5. 18 June 2012Walmart Needs to Create a Deeper Customer Connection Just five years ago Walmart was unequivocally the biggest and most powerful retailer in the world. While it’s still the...
  6. 08 June 2012Clothing Retailers Enjoy Being Able to Charge More Some apparel retailers are beginning to charge higher prices and consumers are buying instead of balking, according to a Wall...
  7. 06 June 2012McDonald’s Gets Ready to Hand Over the Spatula As McDonald’s CEO Jim Skinner prepares to step down and Don Thompson takes his place, Thompson’s greatest challenge may...
  8. 04 June 2012Women’s Fashion Sales Face Challenges Women’s apparel sales have been lagging since before the recession, and while sales of accessories like shoes and handbags...
  9. 31 May 2012Mixed Performance for May Comps Retailers turned in strong same-store sales in May, as reported in a Women’s Wear Daily article, and the positive...
  10. 31 May 2012Bargains Bolster U.S. Same-Store Sales in May Retailers posted better-than-expected sales in May, according to a Reuters article. But despite the positive news, Kurt Salmon...