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Pier 1 Explains What Went Wrong and Considers Closing Stores After Disappointing Sales

Pier 1 presented a new action plan to right the ship after sales tanked 19% in its fourth quarter.

Last week Sears filed a federal lawsuit claiming its former CEO Eddie Lampert and his hedge fund robbed the retailer of $2 billion in assets. Read ESL Investments’ response to the ground-shaking accusations.

Retail’s ongoing yo-yo sales trend continues in March, as consumer spending increases following a downturn in February. Read the latest overall retail sales numbers and how the individual segments fared.

The blockbuster lawsuit alleges Sears’ former CEO drove the company into bankruptcy, stripping the retailer of its assets and preventing it from paying off debts. Learn the latest on these devastating claims.

Store closings in 2019 have already surpassed all of the US retail closures in 2018. This update comes on the heels of Fred’s announcing plans to shut 159 stores. Review which retailers are opening up shop, while others are closing doors.

The golf and tennis retailer is going live with its latest next-gen, experiential store in South Florida. Learn the details and the retailer’s expansion plans for its interactive retail-tainment experience.

The revamped app is tailored to customer preferences and provides users with a personal, simple and improved digital retail experience. Learn all about the new app’s next-gen features.

Earning shoppers hearts and minds is the first step to winning their wallets. See which five retailers are the most loved by the American public and which brands have inter-generational appeal.

The long-awaited, narrative-driven retail experience is ready for launch. Learn what the first locations will feature as well as the major retail partners that are onboard as the differentiated experience scales nationwide.

The upscale department store chain has acquired a minority stake in Fashionphile, becoming the first luxury retailer to invest in the billion dollar pre-owned apparel market. Learn the details.

The new offerings were created in collaboration with Google’s ecosystem of retail partners and designed to solve specific business challenges. The solutions leverage Google Cloud’s expertise and innovation in areas like data analytics and AI.

Walgreens Boots Alliance had a tough quarter, announcing it will seek to cut costs by more than $1.5 billion annually. Yet the retail still plans to continue investing heavily in the digitalization of the company. Learn what this includes and the latest plans from the drugstore retailer.

HBC is beginning to benefit from “bold strategic actions taken throughout 2018,” says CEO Helena Foulkes. Examine four ways HBC is using tech to boost its efforts to enhance the customer experience.

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