Specialty Retail

APPA SmartBrief

The latest pet industry news

APPA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Pet Products Association

New options are developing for pet cancers

7/27/2014

  • Philly.com (Philadelphia)

Veterinary oncology is in its infancy, but researchers are making strides in methods to treat pet cancers, such as monoclonal antibody treatment for B-cell lymphoma and epithelial cancers, writes Joan… Read More

CEA SmartBrief

Consumer electronics news and information

CEA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Consumer Electronics Association

Report: Google, Motorola prep new Nexus device

7/29/2014

  • Ars Technica

Google and Motorola Mobility are said to be collaborating on a Nexus smartphone or phablet with a 5.9-inch display, according to multiple media reports. That would offer a bigger screen than the 5.5-i… Read More

FMI dailyLead®

News and information about the grocery retail industry

FMI dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: Food Marketing Institute

FMI, NRF, NRA urge payments industry to adopt tokenization

7/29/2014

  • Retailing Today

Trade groups including FMI, the National Retail Federation and the National Restaurant Association have launched an effort to advocate for adopting tokenization by the payment industry, because paymen… Read More

Housewares SmartBrief

The latest housewares industry news

Housewares SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Housewares Association

Nespresso plots global growth

7/29/2014

  • Telegraph (London) (tiered subscription model), The

Nespresso is looking to spread out from its roots in quality coffee-loving markets like Switzerland and Austria to less discerning areas like the U.K., Scandinavia, the U.S. and China. "The next clust… Read More

ISA SmartBrief

News about signs and visual communications

ISA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Sign Association

Planners nix proposal for 76-foot freeway sign

7/23/2014

  • Elk Grove Citizen (Calif.)

The planning commission in Elk Grove, Calif., voted against a request by Monument Partners to erect a 76-foot-tall sign near Highway 99. The applicant said the sign would promote businesses that are f… Read More

NEW SmartBrief

Women's leadership news for retail and consumer goods

NEW SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Network of Executive Women

Paid family leave could boost female labor-force participation, report says

7/28/2014

  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

Policies such as paid family leave could encourage U.S. women to remain in the labor force, a report by the White House Council of Economic Advisers says. "When people have paid leave, it just gives t… Read More