When Tod’s, an Italian luxury shoes and leather goods brand, acquired a new retail space at Destiny USA in Syracuse, New York, the mall’s design management team tapped architecture firm Colkitt & Co. to carry out Tod’s design concept and vision for the premium outlet location.
Morocco’s first duty free store operator will continue renovation of its Mohammed V International Airport stores through later this year.
Effective retail strategy is about where and how a retailer can engage consumers at experience touch points in the journey.
Major brands in certain circumstances are willing to provide free resources to retailers in the form of co-op dollars.
The Hershey's Chocolate World retail experience opened at New York-New York Hotel & Casino this week.
In The Pink Stores, the largest chain of Lilly Pulitzer Signature Stores in the US, has launched mPOS as part of a major store transformation project.
Companies that began as pure-play online retailers are discovering the power of having physical stores to build their brand.
Many pop-up shops are thrown together at the last minute, and often, it shows.
About 20 percent of the 2,000 largest U.S. malls were failing in 2008, and by 2012, only 1,513 remained.
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The top retail innovation in InformationWeek's Elite 100 went to Kroger Co.'s QueVision system.
A new study, published in the May issue of the American Marketing Association′s Journal of Marketing, points out both the need for and the benefits of store remodeling projects.
B2B Soft, a business-to-business software company specializing in retail management for the wireless/cellular retail industry, has announced a new partnership with line management solution provider QLess. According to the companies, the QLess virtual line management service is now integrated with...
Garden Ridge, a home décor retail chain, has announced that it is investing $20 million to rebrand all stores to the successful At Home brand. According to the company, the new brand identity better reflects the company's mission to provide...
In 2006, Sephora and JCPenney launched a partnership which saw the beauty brand set up stores-within-stores inside JCPenney locations. Later this month 13 more will open up shop, bringing the total number to 489.
The stores are 2,200 square feet and are situated near the center of each location.
Branding and marketing firm Urban Airship has released its latest Good Push Index data study, which tracks user behaviors on more than 70 apps that ask users to share their location. According to the report, 60 to 80 percent of...
ShopperTrak announced it has signed Journeys as its 1,000th customer. Through this partnership, ShopperTrak said it will enable Journeys, a division of Genesco, to measure store traffic to optimize labor scheduling, ensuring a consistent customer experience for every guest who shops a Journeys store.
In-store analytics firm Brickstream has published results from a survey of 124 executives from global retail corporations that explores their primary motivations for deploying in-store analytics technology. Retail executives in operations, marketing, merchandising and loss prevention from the U.S., South...
Sears has announced the launch of its new Connected Solutions store format. The 1,700 square foot concept is being launched at three Chicago-area locations, each focused on what the company calls "one of the most authoritative assortments of smart, connected...
OpinionLab has released a new study that provides a snapshot of Millennials as they shop in malls and stores across the country. The study analyzes Millennials alongside other generations to find that the mall is far from dead for this generation.
Foot Locker Inc. has announced the introduction of its latest retail collaboration: Eastbay Performance Zone at Champs Sports.
Tesco announced that its newest Tesco Extra store in the U.K. city of Lincoln is using a new checkout scanner belt from Datalogic that it says reduces customer checkout time.
Samsung recently announced a new retail initiative at select Best Buy stores, aimed at working with the electronics retailer's goal of providing customers access to new technology, particularly the new UHD TVs. The new Samsung Entertainment Experience areas at Best...
Shelfbucks Inc., provider of an iBeacon-based promotion platform for retail stores, has announced its collaboration with Bazaarvoice Inc. to deliver a higher level of product information to shopper smartphones at the store shelf.
Apple reportedly is set to launch a revamped point-of-sale system in its storefronts that will use a VeriFone sleeve capable of accepting EMV transactions and contactless payments, a noteworthy addition considering the absence of an NFC-enabled iPhone. 9to5Mac initially reported...
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Revel Systems, provider of iPad point-of-sale (POS) solutions, has announced the opening of its first pop-up store in historic Ghirardelli Square, San Francisco. The initiative is a joint effort between Revel Systems and PopUpShopUp.