The department store segment continues to reinvent itself through acquisitions and an increased focus on off-price merchandise. Apparel Magazine's annual ranking of the top department stores saw a new retailer in the top spot. See where Macy's, Kohl's, Sears and others ranked.
Artificial intelligence (AI) promises category managers the ability to act on real-time insights delivered by customer behavior data. But, to reap the rewards, they need to move beyond the limitations of traditional legacy system and manual process approaches.
Revenue is great, engagement is critical, but the ultimate measure of any business is profitability. This annual look at apparel’s most profitable features industry stalwarts like Nike and lululemon as well as a few surprises. Read on and see who made the cut this year.
Consumer reviews of more than 40 of the most popular e-commerce sites were examined, resulting in some surprising findings. See which retailers racked up the most negative reviews and joined Urban Outfitters and Foot Locker at the bottom of the list.
As president Trump looks to implement aggressive tariffs on imported goods the ramifications will be felt across the U.S. economy and retail could be one of the hardest hit. Is it time for retailers to hit the panic button?