A national survey and peer review program from The Values Institute has anointed Amazon as America’s most trustworthy brand.
A federal court judge has denied a request from supermarket giant Kroger that sought to prohibit Lidl from using a private brand logo that the former claimed was similar in look and could cause confusion with shoppers.
About 70% of consumers shop Amazon.com, according to a survey conducted by CPC Strategy, and almost a quarter of shoppers overall browse the site are open to new brands and products.
Retail and private brand consultant Daymon has released a report, “From Shopper to Advocate: The Power of Participation,” based on a global study that identifies the new consumer landscape and its impact on the future of retail.
According to the 2017 annual Global Licensing Industry Survey, global sales of licensed products and services grew 4.4% in 2016 to $262.9 billion. Brandar Consulting conducted the survey for the International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association.
In the 2017 LIMA International Licensing Awards, Hot Topic won Retailer of the Year for its Suicide Squad initiative, the company’s second consecutive win in the category.
Evan Dash, StoreBound’s founder and CEO, was among the speakers at the annual Next Great Consumer Brands Conference, held recently at Nasdaq Times Square in New York City.
The Licensing Expo sets up shop in Las Vegas May 23-25, promising a bounty of brands, characters and entertainment properties ripe for the picking by vendors and retailers.
At its 2016 analyst meeting, J.C. Penney Co. outlined a three-year plan to drive growth and financial performance, and the home department will play a key role.
According to the recently released second annual International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association’s Global Licensing Industry…