Retail

Despite spending billions, why are retailers struggling to use data and retain sales?, Marketing & Advertising News, ET BrandEquity

Retailers need data-driven approach to steer repeat business as only 5 per cent C-suite level retail executives think their customers are loyal, finds out an EY survey. According to the findings of the survey of 130 C-suite retail executives from North America, Europe and Asia, despite spending billions each year on loyalty programmes, retailers are struggling to effectively use their ...

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Warburg Pincus, Credit Suisse hold more than 20% of Vincom Retail

Warburg Pincus and Credit Suisse AG, have converted their preferred stocks, which they held after the $300 million investment into Vincom Retail, to collectively hold 20.22 per cent of the Vietnamese retailer. The global private equity firm, through its WP Investments III fund, currently holds a 15.17 per cent stake in Vincom Retail after the transaction, while Credit Suisse owns ...

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Could the retail giant Amazon come to NH?

Fred Kocher, NH Business host Could the retail giant Amazon come to NH? Updated: 9:29 AM EDT Oct 1, 2017 Hide Transcript Show Transcript WEBVTT >> WELCOME TO NEW HAMPSHIRE’S BUSINESS. I’M FRED KOCUR. MY GUEST, SITTING NEXT TO ME IS THE GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEWHAMPSHIRE CHRIS SUNUNU.>> THANK YOU, FRED.>> NICE TO BE HERE. THE MAJOR STORY ...

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Retail Summary: Second Quarter 2017

Southern Nevada After a small first quarter increase of 0.3 points from 10.5 percent vacancy in the Las Vegas retail market held firm at 10.8 percent in Q2. The Valley’s anchored retail market is generally stabilized, though there remains room for improvement. Some submarkets have fared better than others, such as the Northeast with a 5.8 percent vacancy rate. At ...

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135 million millennials drive world’s fastest retail market

Pakistan’s burgeoning youth and their freewheeling attitude toward rising incomes have turned the nation into the world’s fastest-growing retail market. The market is predicted to expand 8.2 percent per annum through 2016-2021 as disposable income has doubled since 2010, according to research group Euromonitor International. The size of the middle class is estimated to surpass that of the UK and Italy ...

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Jobless drop, retail sales fall paint mixed picture of German economy

Germany’s jobless rate fell to a new record low in September and the number of unemployed people fell far more than expected but retail sales disappointed, sending mixed signals about the state of Europe’s largest economy. The unemployment rate dropped to 5.6 per cent, the lowest level since reunification in 1990, after 5.7 per cent in August, data yesterday from the ...

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Sherry Smith Named CEO At WPP’s Triad Retail Media 10/02/2017

Ecommerce specialist Triad Retail Media, now part of WPP’s Xaxis, has appointed Sherry Smith as its new CEO. She succeeds Roger Berdusco, who is leaving the company to pursue new opportunities after serving for more than a decade. Smith most recently served as Triad’s global chief customer officer, overseeing Triad’s client services, including sales, creative, content, operations and analytics. She ...

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