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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. 

Victoria's Secret advertises through People's Snapchat portal


  • Advertising Age (free access for SmartBrief readers)

People has partnered with Victoria's Secret for its first plunge into advertising through its Snapchat Discover portal. The promos will appear between People's stories on Discover, where it posts betw… Read More

Woolworths boosts sales growth with technology, analytics


  • ZDNet

Woolworths is implementing new technology and using customer analytics tools to achieve a "new era of growth" for the Australian supermarket chain, which has already seen a sales increase of 1.8% to $… Read More

Four ways to check supplier health, strength


  • Supply Management online (U.K.)

Companies can screen for strong and healthy suppliers by looking for those that have access to finance and can keep long-term contract agreements, Nigel Crunden, a business specialist at Office Depot,… Read More