The COVID-19 pandemic hit Ulta Beauty’s financial results for the third quarter ended October 31, but CEO Mary Dillon said the company is coping with new realities.
Amazon and Yeti Coolers, LLC have jointly filed a lawsuit against two U.S.-based individuals for counterfeiting Yeti’s products, including Yeti’s popular Rambler mug. The defendants, said company officials, attempted to offer the infringing products in Amazon’s store, violating Amazon’s policies, Yeti’s intellectual property rights, and the law.
On the heels of its turning Pier 1 Imports into an online-only business, Retail Ecommerce Ventures (REV) said that a subsidiary emerged as the winner of a bankruptcy court auction for the intellectual property of Stein Mart Inc. REV expects to relaunch the off-price family fashion and home goods retailer as an online-only store early next year.
Throughout December, Belk is hosting activities including an online holiday home decorating contest and free phone calls from Santa, as well as surprising shoppers with gift cards for the value of their order when they use the company’s free in-store or curbside pickup.
The Home Depot will open two new distribution centers in Perth Amboy, New Jersey, over the next 12 months to support the growing demand for flexible customer delivery options.