Retail Period Podcast

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Just E-commerce, is not as profitable as storesTracy DeCicco discusses with Ken Hewes, founder and President of Mod Advisors LLC, the past, present & future of the retail industry. Ken highlights how the retail industry has been changing shapes from 90s to the present and what may happen in the future. And also talks about the status of physical stores compared to Ecommerce & where they would stand in the future.
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Fri, 26 Oct 2018
1. Just E-commerce, is not as profitable as stores.
2. What Retail Can Teach Banking About Consumers’ Digital Journeys
3. Target marks opening of first Vermont store
4. Alibaba’s ‘Singles Day’ Shopping Event Marks A Decade
5. Amid Amazon Effect, CVS and Walgreens Look Beyond Retail Shelves
6. Walmart to expand shipping perks for shoppers ahead of the holidays
7. JP Morgan downgrades Gap
8. United Natural Foods wraps up Supervalu acquisition
9. Supervalu to close remaining Shop ‘n Save stores
10. Albertsons Digital Marketplace goes live
11. Sears Nixes Printed Holiday Catalog
Consumers go on a lot of different types of digital journeys in a day — they might shop online, do some banking, move funds between accounts, do some light online browsing. And while there are a lot of different contexts for digital ...
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New location brings discount chain to all 50 states This weekend, Target Corp. will officially open its first store in Vermont, which will give the discount retailer stores in all 50 states. A grand opening event for the new location, at 15...
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After starting out as an occasion celebrated by university students, China’s Alibaba helped popularize the country’s Singles Day as a retail shopping event. This year, the annual event turns 10, and the Chinese eCommerce retailer is ...
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The Amazon Effect has spurred pharmacies to reach beyond the drugstore aisles, virtual and physical. As noted this week by CNBC, two giants, Walgreens and CVS Health, have been refashioning themselves as healthcare companies ...
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In the battle for shoppers’ holiday dollars, retailers are increasingly touting perks like no-cost shipping and easy returns. Walmart said Tuesday it is expanding two-day shipping and in-store returns to many items sold by third parties ...
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J.P. Morgan downgraded Gap shares to underweight Thursday, predicting the clothier could face profit pressure throughout the holiday as it struggles with operational issues and skewed inventory. “The time frame for Gap banner ...
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Distributor sees opportunities with larger scale, more diverse business United Natural Foods Inc. today finalized its $2.9 billion deal to buy fellow food wholesaler Supervalu Inc. With the transaction’s closing, trading of Supervalu’s ...
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Wholesaler unable to secure buyers as United Natural Foods takeover nears Next month, Supervalu Inc. plans to shut the 16 Shop ‘n Save supermarkets that it hasn’t sold off. All of the stores, 10 in Missouri and six in Illinois, are in the...
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E-store serves up thousands of specialty products from third sellers Albertsons Cos. has launched an online marketplace that provides a place for third vendors to sell directly to its customers. Announced in March, the Albertson...
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Sears Holdings Corp. is not publishing its iconic holiday catalog this year. According to the Chicago Tribune, the Wish Book will still be available online in early November. The printed version was reintroduced after a six-year hiatus for ...
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