Across America, Holiday Gatherings Set to Spur Spending
Across America, Holiday Gatherings Set to Spur Spending
November 10, 2021 at 1:13 PM

Recent projections from AAA, research firms like Accenture.com, Deloitte, and industry experts state that this holiday s...

Logistics Chaos Across the Globe
Logistics Chaos Across the Globe
September 2, 2021 at 12:00 AM

  Retailers, brands and consumers forced to re-think their plans for 2021 holiday THE SITUATION Previous international s...

Summer Vacation Sprees Spur New Opportunities at Retail
Summer Vacation Sprees Spur New Opportunities at Retail
July 20, 2021 at 12:00 AM

Today is a regular weekday, and if you’re like many other Americans, you’ll be surfing the internet in search of a vacat...

Store-Within-a-Store Concept Finds New Opportunity in Big Box Retail
Store-Within-a-Store Concept Finds New Opportunity in Big Box Retail
June 22, 2021 at 12:00 AM

  Photo credit: Clara Hendler The store-within-a-store (SWAS) concept, also referred to as shop-in-shop, is a time-teste...

As Consumers Return to Retail, Stores Scramble to Service Them
As Consumers Return to Retail, Stores Scramble to Service Them
May 13, 2021 at 12:00 AM

Weekly jobless claims are reportedly at a pandemic-era low just this past week, which would seem to indicate a return to...

Charming Charlie in retail comeback with first store – and more to come
Charming Charlie in retail comeback with first store – and more to come
October 7, 2020 at 12:00 AM

  Charming Charlie is back in business months after closing its 261 locations nationwide and selling its trademark at a ...

How German superstar Aldi is trying to disrupt American grocery
How German superstar Aldi is trying to disrupt American grocery
August 24, 2020 at 12:00 AM

  In the race for third place, Albertson’s had better watch its back.  In the past months, the German grocer Aldi has pa...

5 Kitchen and Bath Trends for 2020
5 Kitchen and Bath Trends for 2020
July 23, 2020 at 12:00 AM

  Of all the rooms within a home, kitchens and bathrooms are among the hardest-working—a trait that applies to manufactu...

NKBA estimates kitchen and bath market at $158.11 Billion
NKBA estimates kitchen and bath market at $158.11 Billion
July 9, 2020 at 12:00 AM

  The National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) released the results of its extensive Size of Market Study and Outl...