Multichannel Retail

ICSC SmartBrief

News about the international shopping center industry

ICSC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Council of Shopping Centers

Retail index remains strong year-over-year

4/16/2014

  • Investor's Business Daily

The International Council of Shopping Centers-Goldman Sachs chain-store sales index dropped by 0.3% for the week ended April 12 from the previous week. However, the gauge rose by 2.3% over the same pe… Read More

NRF SmartBrief

News and trends about the U.S. retail industry

NRF SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Retail Federation

Macy's brings back patriotic-themed campaign for summer

4/17/2014

  • MediaPost Communications

Macy's is bringing back its American Icons marketing campaign with patriotic imagery, celebrity-studded fashion ads and fundraisers for Got Your 6, a veteran-empowerment initiative for which the retai… Read More

NRF Global SmartBrief

The best stories about global retail

NRF Global SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Retail Federation

German Amazon workers set to strike again

4/17/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

Workers at Amazon fulfillment centers in Leipzig and Bad Hersfeld, Germany, were set to walk out Thursday morning in a 24-hour strike. It's the latest labour shortage in the workers' ongoing fight to … Read More

Shop.org SmartBrief

News about digital retail commerce

Shop.org SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Shop.org

How the retail catalog has changed in e-commerce era

4/16/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

Major retailers continue to mail paper catalogs as part of their marketing strategy, but they now feature larger images and fewer pages, serving as a lifestyle inspiration and idea-generation rather t… Read More