When the guy who runs the rival store up the road drops in for a visit, a lot of "shop talk" can be expected -- especially if that guy is Wal-Mart Chief Executive Mike Duke and you are running the only Target store for miles around.
Zalando, Europe’s huge online retailer for shoes and fashion continues its expansion by opening its doors to customers in the United Kingdom, with an extensive range of more than 40,000 products from over 600 different brands.
British retail sales rose unexpectedly in March, helped by stronger food sales but doing little to alter the picture of fragile consumer demand that is deterring the Bank of England from raising interest rates.
Luxury mall owner Taubman Centers Inc reported sales per square foot at its tenants' stores rose 14 percent in the first quarter, underscoring the strength at top quality malls and their ability to outperform lower quality malls.
Canadian retailers can hold their own against an aggressive U.S. retail drive north of the border, the top executive of leading home improvement chain Rona Inc told business leaders in Toronto on Tuesday.
Over the last few years, the beachwear market has seen a bigger growth than that of the sportswear market in general. That is what NDP Group’s 5th report revealed, showing that growth was driven by the development of new technology in the sector and an increase in related leisure activities.