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EBags, 1-800-Flowers sign on with growing shopping app Ibotta

Thu, 2017-07-20 14:04
EBags and 1-800-Flowers are two of the latest retailers to partner with popular shopping app Ibotta, which offers consumers ways to earn rewards and save money on purchases. The app’s mobile shopping category has grown to more than 20 brands and will drive $500 million in sales for 2017.

Retail Roundup—Michael Kors wants Jimmy Choo; Signet's new CEO

Thu, 2017-07-20 11:25
Michael Kors will bid on Jimmy Choo, Signet Jewelers appoints a new CEO, David's Bridal will help Alfred Angelo's dropped brides, plus more need-to-know news from the world of retail.

The real cost of omnichannel

Wed, 2017-07-19 22:40
FierceRetail spoke with Bhupender Singh, CEO of Intelenet Global Services, to address the financial implications of endorsing an omnichannel experience.

52% of shoppers expect fast response to issues

Wed, 2017-07-19 13:00
Fifty-two percent of shoppers expect a fast response to issues and if they don't get it, many are willing to abandon the brand and shop elsewhere.

Retail Roundup—Alfred Angelo abruptly closes; border tax would cost jobs

Wed, 2017-07-19 12:22
Alfred Angelo shutters stores with no notice, the National Retail Federation says a border tax would cost retail jobs, Walmart adds BTS items to click-and-collect, plus more need-to-know news from the world of retail.

Smashbox integrates eye tracking to increase mobile conversions

Tue, 2017-07-18 15:37
ModiFace has announced an expanded partnership with Smashbox to utilize the technology company’s eye-tracking capabilities for the beauty brand’s mobile app.

BOPIS up 44%

Tue, 2017-07-18 14:57
Buying online and picking up in-store is becoming an increasingly popular shopping channel, with half of respondents in a new survey saying they've used the service in the last 12 months, up 44% from the previous year.

Retail Roundup—JCPenney adds toys; Nordstrom's site crashes

Tue, 2017-07-18 11:51
JCPenney added a toy department, Nordstrom's site crashed during its anniversary sale, a Whole Foods shareholder is attempting to block Amazon's takeover, plus more need-to-know news from the world of retail.

Most consumers like ads but distrust digital efforts

Mon, 2017-07-17 21:30
Consumers think that advertising is changing for the better, with 68% of adults saying they either tolerate or even like advertising. But many consumers still harbor concerns about digital advertising in particular.

It's July, time for Black Friday prep  

Mon, 2017-07-17 12:38
Camilla Ley Valentin, CCO and co-founder of Queue-it, discusses what retailers need to be doing today to make sure their e-commerce sites are ready to weather the busiest selling season of the year.

Retail Roundup—Sur La Table delivers; Target tests curbside

Mon, 2017-07-17 11:59
Sur La Table offers same-day delivery, Target tests curbside pickup, Albertsons postpones its IPO, plus more need-to-know news from the world of retail.

90% of employees see value in automation

Mon, 2017-07-17 08:39
Artificial intelligence (AI) and automation are buzzwords in retail, but what does all this technology mean for the state of the workforce? Ninety percent of respondents to a recent survey believe that there are advantages to automating tasks at their organization.