Multichannel Retail

ICSC SmartBrief

News about the international shopping center industry

ICSC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Council of Shopping Centers

Ga. county officials OK $40M shopping center

5/22/2015

  • American City Business Journals

Columbia Properties Capital has gained approval from Georgia's Cobb County to build a 146,000-square-foot retail center near Atlanta. The location will feature Sprouts Farmers Market and Stein Mart, a… Read More

NRF SmartBrief

News and trends about the U.S. retail industry

NRF SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Retail Federation

Best Buy's steady sales could continue with Ultra HD TV "wave"

5/22/2015

  • The Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model)

Best Buy CEO Hubert Joly thinks the next "wave" in consumer electronics sales will come from Ultra HD TVs. The company's shares were up 4% Thursday after it reported steady sales in the quarter that e… Read More

NRF Global SmartBrief

The best stories about global retail

NRF Global SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Retail Federation

Canada's retailers may see slower sales growth this year

5/22/2015

  • The Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model)

A lower Canadian dollar is expected to temper the effects of decreased gas prices and could lead to slower retail sales growth, according to a report from TD Economics. "High household debt, slowing w… Read More

Shop.org SmartBrief

News about digital retail commerce

Shop.org SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Shop.org

E-commerce opens new markets for Umi shoes

5/22/2015

  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (tiered subscription model)

Glendale, Wis.-based children's shoe brand Umi has boosted sales to international markets, largely through online retailers. Global sales now comprise between 20% and 25% of the brand's business, and … Read More