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SmartBrief covers a range of topics within the retail industry. Newsletter topics include digital commerce, brick-and-mortar retail, commercial real estate, global retail, as well as specialty retail, such as consumer electronics, pets and housewares. 

Retail center turns empty wall space into pop-up venue


  • SCT Newswire

The Westfield Oakridge retail center in San Jose, Calif., is using wall space within the center for six local pop-up retailers. The spaces are about 9 feet by 11 feet and rent is minimal. "Obviously, … Read More

Artisan food-makers captivate N.Y.


  • SmartBrief/SmartBlog on Food & Beverage

Artisan food-makers are flourishing in New York state. With help from state-run marketing program Taste NY, producers are seeing rapidly increasing sales and are on track for even faster growth, thank… Read More

Make most of supply chain conferences by putting down mobile devices


  • DC Velocity online

Young supply chain professionals may be missing out on the "opportunity for live, real-time, actual human-to-human interaction" at gatherings such as CSCMP's Annual Global Conference, writes Mitch Mac… Read More