Retail

Retail and technology: Disruption still to hit many sectors

by Mark Eggleton This content is produced by The Australian Financial Review in commercial partnership with Salesforce. A recent study released by US-based analysts Fung Global Retail and Technology suggested the retail sector is around four to five years behind the finance sector on its disruption journey. According to the study, true disruption in the sector is still to come ...

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Retail sales a mixed bag in region | Business

The Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce is reporting ups and downs for retail sales across Central Virginia during the first half of 2017. Sales tax data collected from the Virginia Department of Taxation show retail sales activity was mixed across the region for the first six months of the calendar year, compared with the same period in 2016. Sales were ...

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Wonderchef plans to open 100 exclusive outlets, Retail News, ET Retail

New Delhi: Premium cookware Wonderchef, promoted by celebrity Chef Sanjeev Kapoor and entrepreneur Ravi Saxena, has plans to open 100 exclusive brand outlets as part of its retail expansion plans in coming years. Wonderchef, a Rs 200-crore company had recently entered north Indian market by launching its first flagship store in Gurugram. At present, it has seven exclusive brand outlets ...

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Timberland Blazes A New Trail In Retail – Forbes

Forbes Timberland Blazes A New Trail In RetailForbesTimberland, the New England-based outdoor lifestyle brand owned by VF Corporation, has long been a trailblazer in fashion. Famous for its iconic yellow boot, designed by Timberland’s founder Nathan Swartz and introduced in 1973, Timberland initially …

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Benner Pike land development for retail, commercial business

Several new developments could bring more business to Benner Pike. G.M. McCrossin land development plans for a two-story office and retail building were approved off Benner Pike and a few hundred feet south of Rolling Ridge Drive, according to Benner Township Secretary Sharon Royer. The plans call for 22,120-square-feet of gross floor area. The bottom floor will have 10,100 square-feet ...

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Microsoft is opening its first retail store in London

Microsoft is opening its first UK store in London. RetailWeek first reported that the software giant is in talks to secure a building at Oxford Circus, a popular shopping venue in the heart of London. Microsoft has confirmed that it plans to open a store in London. The building is currently occupied by United Colours of Benetton, but Microsoft is ...

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