5 Headlines You May Have Missed

June 14, 2016

June 14, 2016

5 Headlines You May Have Missed 15, the increased percentage over previous generations of income spent by Millennials on experiences, giving destination stores that offer customers a good time an advantage in the tenuous future of brick and...

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June 7, 2016

June 7, 2016

1980, The decade invoked with the resurgence in tropical style for interior design that is making a big comeback. http://www.ocregister.com/articles/tropical-717992-palm-rattan.html 200, The number of training academies Wal-Mart plans to open by...

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May 31, 2016

May 31, 2016

62, The percentage of shoppers who engage with a retailer through 10 or more channels shop at the store once a week, according to a new report....

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May 24, 2016

May 24, 2016

$47,476, The new annual salary cutoff for time-and-a-half overtime pay as per the new regulation issued by the Labor Department last Wednesday....

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May 11, 2016

May 11, 2016

31, The final day in May for submitting a nomination to the National Retail Federation List of People Shaping Retail’s Future. https://nrf.com/who-we-are/awards/the-list/the-list-2017-nomination-form 1 Billion, The number of offers provided...

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April 27, 2016

April 27, 2016

21, The percentage of online sales enjoyed by Nordstrom and the catalyst that sparked their Snapchat campaigns in hopes of winning over Millennials. http://fortune.com/2016/04/21/nordstrom-snapchat/ 2, The number of developments (content creation...

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April 13, 2016

April 13, 2016

3, The number of former Federal Reserve chairpersons who sat on a panel in New York last Friday along with current Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, who announced she is considering more interest rate hikes in the face of a solid U.S. economy....

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April 6, 2016

April 6, 2016

11, Number of the top 20 brands who offer in-store Wi-Fi, which is quickly evolving from a value-added feature to a sophisticated engagement platform between merchants and customers....

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March 30, 2016

March 30, 2016

43, The percentage of Millennials who, according to an Epsilon shopper behavior study, say they rely on retailers’ emails when researching whether or not to buy a product, signaling that email marketing may be effective with the new generation of...

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March 23, 2016

March 23, 2016

1.6 million, The amount of money raised by the National Retail Federation for scholarships to develop retail talent and nurture career growth....

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