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  • eCommerce Media Gets Its Own Upfront Event

    Friday 3rd July - 11:09 am eCommerce Media Gets Its Own Upfront EventAt a time when retail revenue is precious and the shift to Digital 3.0 is white-hot, eCommerce media is becoming a bigger factor in the advertising world. The practice is ...
  • SMBs, Department Store Chains Contend With Pandemic’s Impact

    Friday 3rd July - 11:00 am SMBs, Department Stores Contend With PandemicThe pandemic continues to put usual business operations on unsteady ground across several industries, bringing about disastrous financial effects. Small to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are especially grappling with a loss of revenue, ...
  • Virtual Shopping Finds Its Moment

    Friday 3rd July - 11:00 am shoppingVirtual shopping is having a pandemic-driven moment. Several retail brands as well as designers have taken this twist on personal shopping to a new application. For example, Tanger Outlets last ...
  • How FIs Adapt Fraud Detection During Times Of Behavioral Upheaval

    Friday 3rd July - 7:30 am The shuttering and reopening of states’ economies are causing seismic shifts in consumer behaviors. Tried and tested ways of catching fraudsters, such as comparing consumers’ activities against their 90-day transaction ...
  • The Six Retail CEOs Who Could Set Off Fireworks This Year

    Friday 3rd July - 4:00 am The Six Retail CEOs Who Could Set Off FireworksRetail CEOs faced a parade of problems in 2020’s first six months, but some executives look ready to set off plenty of fireworks in the year’s back half.  Who will come ...
  • Chapter 11 Filings Are Up 43 Pct YOY

    Thursday 2nd July - 11:54 pm Almost 3,600 businesses filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in the first half of 2020, marking a rise of 26 percent, The Wall Street Journal reported. The rise comes as more companies ...
  • Coronavirus Refunds: The Chicago Bears Provide Reimbursement Option To Season Ticket Holders

    Thursday 2nd July - 7:02 pm Coronavirus Refunds: The Chicago Bears Provide Reimbursement Option To Season Ticket HoldersAs the pandemic continues to disrupt everyday life the world over, many consumers want refunds on things they paid for but aren’t able to use. Sports teams, in one case, ...
  • Purple Carrot Single-Serve Meals Come To Whole Foods Market

    Thursday 2nd July - 6:45 pm Purple Carrot Single Serve Meals Come To Whole FoodsTo provide single-serve frozen products in retail stores, Purple Carrot has rolled out its completely plant-based meals at most Whole Food Market locations throughout the nation in the frozen food ...
  • Amazon’s Prime Day Tentatively Set For Week Of Oct. 5

    Thursday 2nd July - 6:35 pm Amazon’s Prime Day Set For Week Of Oct. 5Amazon is moving its annual mid-summer Prime Day shopping bonanza until at least October, according to numerous published reports. No exact date has been given, but Business Insider reported that ...
  • Senators Push For Bill That Would Force Retailers To Accept Cash

    Thursday 2nd July - 6:01 pm cashIf two U.S. senators get their way, cash will be king. Sens. Robert Menendez (D-New Jersey) and Kevin Cramer (R-North Dakota) have introduced a bipartisan measure that would forbid merchants from ...
  • Macy’s Considers Options For Black Friday Amid Pandemic

    Thursday 2nd July - 5:33 pm Macy's Considers Options For Black FridayAs it starts to consider the holiday season in the age of social distancing, Macy’s Chairman and CEO Jeff Gennette noted on a recent call with analysts that the retailer is mulling all ...
  • Food Delivery Expects No Summer Slowdown

    Thursday 2nd July - 4:58 pm Food Delivery PopularityAs Americans head into Fourth of July barbecues and related celebrations, they are showing few, if any, signs that they’re declaring independence from the takeout and delivery services that have ...
  • Discount Retailer Primark Predicts Substantial Loss

    Thursday 2nd July - 12:37 pm Discount Retailer Primark Predicts Substantial LossPrimark, the Irish fashion retailer, is expected to take a huge financial hit due to COVID-19, the Financial Times reported. The Dublin-based global discount chain, which has eight U.S. stores, was ...
  • Corona Beer Parent Company Tops Off DTC Trend

    Thursday 2nd July - 11:02 am Corona Beer Parent Company Tops Off DTC TrendThe direct-to-consumer (DTC) trend attracted another big name this week, as Corona beer’s parent company, Constellation Brands, acquired media agency owner Gary Vaynerchuk’s Empathy Wines. The move follows the announcement ...
  • The Pandemic’s Effect On Subscriptions And Luxury Goods

    Thursday 2nd July - 11:00 am The Pandemic’s Effect On Subscriptions And Luxury GoodsOrders to stay at home have consumers spending more on subscriptions – from streaming services to purchasing retail merchandise for day-to-day use. Merchants that provide subscription offerings are thriving, but they are ...