From the store floor to c-suite, women are leading the charge to keep the grocery industry fresh. To recognize their efforts, sister publication Progressive Grocer has inducted 362 of them into its 2018 Top Women in Grocery class. Here we give a glimpse at 10 top retail executives who made the cut.
"We have not been pleased with our performance," noted Hudson's Bay CEO Helena Foulkes of Saks OFF 5Th. Now, HBC will sell its flash-sale site Gilt and close 10 Lord & Taylor stores, including its NYC flagship as it shifts its focus to digital opportunities.
While many retailers are struggling to build long-term shopper devotion, Ulta’s loyalty program is enjoying double-digit growth. Find out what the brand is doing to attract and retain profitable shoppers.
Lululemon Athletica is crushing it, but it's just warming up. The athletic apparel retailer is fueling traffic growth and nearly doubled its email file, but it has more plans in store. Here are the six ways lululemon will run with its momentum.
As digital sales soar, Nordstrom adds its first chief digital officer and plans a $3.2 billion investment, which will support investments in its digital capabilities. Learn the latest moves from the department store retailer.
Howard Schultz will retire from Starbucks Corporation at the end of the month. His departure from the coffee goliath marks 40 years as the company's iconic leader, in which Schultz grew Starbucks from 11 stores to more than 28,000 stores in 77 countries.
Best Buy is focusing on adding "services initiatives" to not only sell more product, but ease the shopper journey and build deeper customer relationships. What does this mean for retailers and should you be stepping up your shopper services?