Retail

Vijay Textiles launches new retail initiave

Introduces `Furnishing on Wheels’ to address home fabric needs of individuals customized with reference to any size as per their requirement and delivered at their doorsteps. Hyderabad, Sept 16:   Vijay Textiles has launched a novel initiative to take home fabrics to the doorstep of customers. It has launched what it claims a first of its kind “Furnishing on Wheels” initiative. ...

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U.S. retail sales fall; online dips

WASHINGTON — Consumers cut back on their shopping in August by the largest amount in six months as declining auto sales and a drop in online spending offset gains in other areas. Retail sales fell 0.2 percent last month after a 0.3 percent gain in July, the Commerce Department said Friday. It was the biggest one-month drop since an identical ...

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Equifax data breach poses massive threat to retail accounts

The Equifax hack is threatening to create a massive holiday headache for shoppers and retailers alike. The trove of personal data from 143 million Americans that got exposed at the credit-monitoring giant is a gold mine for criminals, who can use it to break into the checkout profiles shoppers have created on retail sites, security experts say. That’s because one ...

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U.S. retail sales post biggest drop in six months

By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. retail sales unexpectedly fell in August, likely hurt by the impact of Hurricane Harvey on motor vehicle purchases, suggesting a moderation in consumer spending in the third quarter. The Commerce Department said on Friday retail sales dropped 0.2 percent last month, the biggest decline in six months. Data for July was revised to ...

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Hurricane Harvey Slams U.S. Retail Sales, Industrial Production

Auto sales are, however, expected to get a boost from the replacement of flood-damaged vehicles. Overall retail sales increased 3.2 percent in August on a year-on-year basis, pointing to underlying strength in domestic demand. The Commerce Department said while it could not isolate the impact of Harvey on retail sales, it had received indications from companies that the hurricane had ...

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Kings Square Fremantle: New retail precinct in old Myer building

A RADICAL retail concept with a classic Fremantle feel will underpin Kings Square Fremantle’s $270 million redevelopment. FOMO, as the precinct has been christened, will allow Fremantle to reclaim its status as a thriving tourist destination, according to Sirona Capital managing director Matthew McNeilly, developer of the office, retail, church and civic precinct. “We threw out the retail rule book,” ...

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Ideas for downtown Albany land include apartments, retail, entertainment destination – Albany Business Review

Albany Business Review Ideas for downtown Albany land include apartments, retail, entertainment destinationAlbany Business ReviewBoth scenarios suggest taking a phased approach and include building hundreds of residential units, retail storefronts, an as-of-yet undefined entertainment destination, green space and enclosed parking. Both concepts also preserve the oldest structure … and more »

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Retail Gasoline Prices Across U.S. Decline 2 Cents Per Gallon

Retail gasoline prices in Texas and the rest of the country declined 2 cents per gallon this week amid recovery from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. AAA Texas on Thursday reported the average price at the pump statewide was $2.52 per gallon. The nationwide retail gasoline price was $2.65 per gallon. Association officials say Dallas has the most expensive gasoline in ...

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New Study Reveals US Retailers Struggle to Make Category Management More Customer Relevant

September 14, 2017 09:00 ET | Source: Symphony Retail Solutions PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Symphony Retail Solutions, a leading provider of software and services for retailers, wholesalers and manufacturers and EIQ, a premier business intelligence resource that exists to help people and their organizations succeed, today jointly announced the results of their ...

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