Do it Best Corp. has named Nick Talarico as the co-op’s new vp/sales and business development, effective November 14.
Younger consumers plan to spend more in the holiday season this year, according to an Accenture study, but they will be on the hunt for bargains. The hunt will be pursued heavily online, Accenture noted.
HSN has named Carmen Bauza as its new executive vice president and chief merchandising officer. She brings more than 30 years of experience to the company having previously worked for Walmart, Five Below and the Walt Disney Company. She officially joins the company November 28 and will report to Bill Brand, HSN president.
J.C. Penney is featuring small electrics and major appliances on the cover of its 72-page Black Friday circular, the retailer revealed in an exclusive preview for those that use its mobile app.
For the holiday season, Le Creuset has released new tartan print cookware and bakeware at Williams-Sonoma stores.
According to a LexisNexis Risk Solutions study, Millennials in the United States are less likely to trust mobile wallets and retailers when it comes to personal information than is the case in many other countries.