holiday 2016

Walmart Recruits Holiday Help, Sets Web Offensive

In a new initiative, Walmart is marching into the year’s-end season with an army of Holiday Helpers who will work with customers in the checkout line, the retailer announced, even as it boosts the volume of products available through its pickup service, launches a multitude of rollbacks to supplement every day low prices and adds millions of items to

Preparing For Deep Holiday Discounts

The fourth quarter has arrived and with it the final preparations by retailers for the holiday season. While the first three quarters of 2016 were largely unspectacular across a number of housewares product segments, all eyes are now watching what steps retailers will take to drive product into the hands of consumers.