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ICSC SmartBrief

News about the international shopping center industry

ICSC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Council of Shopping Centers

Thousands line up for Nordstrom's Canadian debut

9/22/2014

  • Seattle Times, The

Nordstrom opened its first Canadian store in Calgary on Friday, with about 2,000 shoppers lining up to see the luxury department store. It's the first international expansion for the Seattle-based ret… Read More

NRF SmartBrief

News and trends about the U.S. retail industry

NRF SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Retail Federation

Western-wear retailer Sheplers reports credit-card data breach

9/22/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

Hackers gained access to credit-card data for customers of Sheplers western-wear stores between June 11 and Sept. 4, the company said. It doesn't appear that the theft extended to online customers, an… Read More

NRF Global SmartBrief

The best stories about global retail

NRF Global SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Retail Federation

Alibaba offers an array of offbeat items

9/21/2014

  • Financial Post (Canada)

Alibaba's English-language site for importers and exporters boasts a collection of unusual goods, including a pair of Buddha-shaped pears, a $200 anti-flame armor suit and inflatable shoes for walking… Read More

Shop.org SmartBrief

News about digital retail commerce

Shop.org SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Shop.org

Luxury retailer finds a reason to reach Brazilian fans

9/22/2014

  • Internet Retailer

Online retailer Fashionphile stopped selling luxury handbags in Brazil after too many bags never made it to their buyers, but the company tried again after a surge in traffic from Brazil crashed its s… Read More