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42% Say Sales are Surging During Coronavirus, RIS Survey Finds

While RIS’ exclusive poll found retail executives are being tasked with learning how to navigate curb-side pickup, surging online orders, and stock outs, it also reveals for 42% of respondents, sales are seeing a boon from this historic event. Find out exactly what our readers are saying.

Albertsons Adds Plexiglas at Checkouts

Albertsons Companies is installing “sneeze guards” in its checkout lanes as a protective barrier between customers and associates during the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak.

As many retailers close stores due to concerns over the coronavirus, some are hiring associates by the thousands, and speeding up the hiring process dramatically.

Lowe’s website is still “under construction,” CEO Marvin Ellison said, but the home improvement retailer expects to gain a sales boost this year as the e-commerce work is completed, and will also roll out its new POS system to improve the customer and associate experience. Get the details.

Office Depot knew it could do better in its quest for process simplification within its stores and warehouses. Learn how tech upgrades enabled it to eliminate many legacy retail processes

Convenience stores operator Global Partners LP will optimize labor planning to increase productivity along with associate engagement and retention. Find out how.

"Shop Talk" gives Instacart’s 175,000 shoppers a direct line to the company to communicate their experiences and provide Instacart new learning resources and product feedback channels. Get the details.

Vans has opened its first community-driven store and event space. Peek inside to see how the store weaves skate culture and monthly programing together to create a new retail experience in Downtown LA.

Kronos Incorporated and Ultimate Software have entered into a definitive merger agreement to form one of the world’s largest cloud companies.

The fast fashion retailer is making moves to increase the access that employees and managers have to their schedules.

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