1. Restaurant Holiday Sales Sparkle Restaurant spending grew for the seventh straight month in December and modest increases in consumer sentiment...
  2. New Year Looks Sunnier for Restaurants Intent to spend continued to inch upward for the fifth straight month, signaling that restaurant spending may...
  3. Bed Bath & Beyond’s Unlikely Success Is Bed Bath & Beyond the best retailer in America? Well, it depends on who you ask. Ask a financial...
  4. Macy’s Evolves the Department Store Concept I was among the very first, if not the first, some thirty years ago, to declare the demise of the department...
  5. Weathering Climate Change: Retailing in the Age of Uncertainty The retailing landscape looks much as it did in the throes of the Great Recession. Although unemployment...
  6. Bright New Year May Await Restaurants Consumer spending at restaurants is expected to continue to climb through January, as intent to spend continued...
  7. Q&A with Gilt Groupe CEO and Founder Kevin Ryan Luxury fashion flash sale phenomenon Gilt Groupe has only been in existence for four years, but already has...