Walmart’s Janey Whiteside, the retailer’s evp and first chief customer officer, said the year ahead continues its trend to make shopper lives easier, which means delivering core purchases to consumers as they need them and, so, gradually changing how they relate to retailers.
In the opening keynote address kicking off the virtual Chapter 1 of the National Retail Federation Big Show, Mike George, president and CEO of Qurate Retail Group and NRF chairman, spotlighted how the retail sector reacted to the COVID-19 pandemic and social turbulence over the past year, emphasizing how the industry worked to improve conditions in communities around the United States.
The Atlanta Market, January 12 to 19 at AmericasMart, is showcasing housewares that touch on the Made From Scratch trend.…
As it continues to enhance operations that allow the company to offer customers ways to manage money, Walmart has announced the creation of a new fintech startup enterprise designed to develop and offer modern, innovative and affordable financial solutions.
Staples once again is moving to purchase Office Depot, which would consolidate the office superstore channel in similar vein to what has occurred in the electronic and home furnishings specialty retail channels, where Best Buy and Bed, Bath & Beyond dominate on the national scene.
A holiday shopping push during the last two weeks of 2020 drove 13% year-over-year dollar sales growth and combined holiday…
Diethelm Keller Group, Switzerland-based owner kitchenware marketer DKB Household, has made an investment in the Swissmar companies, located in Canada and the U.S.
Bakeware manufacturer G&S Metal Products Company announced a licensing partnership with food maker The Kraft Heinz Company to launch a line of bakeware, kitchen tools and gadgets centered on such popular Kraft Heinz brands as Kraft Mac & Cheese, Heinz, Philadelphia and others.