The International AntiCounterfeiting Coalition (IACC) and Amazon have expanded their joint program by offering participants insight into the counterfeit sales volumes of known infringers.
In a response to the COVID-19 pandemic, eBay is launching Up & Running, an accelerator program designed to help retailers without an e-commerce presence transition to selling online.
As its stores remain closed due to the coronavirus pandemic, Ross Stores will temporarily furlough the majority of its store and distribution center associates, as well as some other associates across the business starting on Sunday, April 5, and until operations can resume in their areas.
BJ’s Wholesale Club has appointed Paul Cichocki as evp/membership, analytics and business transformation, effective April 1. Cichocki will be responsible for the company’s membership, marketing and analytics organizations, and will report directly to BJ’s president and CEO Lee Delaney.
Gourmia is setting its sights on taking the red-hot air fryer category to the next level, introducing a wide range of multi-functional kitchen appliances with technological enhancements that are designed to appeal to consumer preferences for fresher and healthier meal preparation at home.
In the second quarter, Walgreens retail sales in the U.S. edged up as the company prepared for the spread of COVID-19 to the country.
As a precautionary measure, Ulta Beauty has decided that all stores will remain temporarily closed until it is safe to reopen. The company will continue to consider available guidance provided by federal, state, and local government and health officials when making decisions to reopen stores.
According to a report in the Associated Press, the lawsuit between Chemours and DuPont has been dismissed by a Delaware judge. In the lawsuit, which was filed in early 2019, Chemours alleged that DuPont did not properly disclose the cost of environmental liabilities the company would face due to the PFAS family of chemicals.
True Brands has served up a variety of new wine and cocktail accessories for entertaining at home.
In a further response to the coronavirus outbreak, Williams-Sonoma said it would extend the temporary closure of all stores in the U.S. and Canada for an additional two weeks.
Springboard Futures, a style and consumer trend services firm founded by industry veteran Tom Mirabile, is hosting a series of webinars focused on how the COVID-19 pandemic has and will continue to have effects on the housewares industry.