1. Uncertainty Expected to Continue to Weigh on Luxury Sales Consumer spending at luxury retailers is expected to flatten heading into October, as high-end consumer...
  2. 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...
  3. From Me to We, from More to Less: Five Value Shifts That Are Changing Our World Consumers have been transformed, but not by the recession. The metamorphosis, which started long before the...
  4. Restaurant Sales Slip May Be Nearing End Consumer spending at restaurants may flatten heading into fall, potentially halting the downward slide that...
  5. 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...
  6. Creatively Cutting Product Cost Reluctant consumers and rising input costs are prompting retailers to look for ways to save money by trimming...
  7. Starbucks and Green Mountain New Single-Serve Deal is Preemptive Distribution on Rocket Fuel Out of the starting gate, it appeared that...