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sears

Analysts forecast Sears as the next big box...

Feb 25, 2015No Comments1830 Views

Sears has hemorrhaged money of late, and creditors are grumbling that their days are numbered, but does Sears have tricks up their sleeve?

target organic food

Target is set to double their organic food ...

Feb 25, 2015No Comments2061 Views

Under new leadership, Target is making big changes, and their Made to Matter initiative could expose many to organic foods they otherwise wouldn't have had access to.

ports

West Coast port debacle comes to a close, b...

Feb 25, 2015No Comments594 Views

As the months-long standoff that crippled West Coast port activity, an agreement has been reached, but many businesses will suffer regardless.

yelp lawsuit

Yelp acquires Eat24, their delivery system ...

Feb 13, 20151 Comment2782 Views

(Business News) Yelp has swallowed up Eat24, and their fledgling delivery service just got legit. Here's why you should be as excited as we are.

hallmark in JCPenney stores

JCPenney to add Hallmark mini-stores for sh...

Feb 11, 2015No Comments3758 Views

JCPenney has had great success with mini-stores with Sephora, and a hot pilot program with Hallmark that has turned into a full-fledged partnership.

urban outfitters

Urban Outfitters step in it again, this tim...

Feb 11, 2015No Comments2002 Views

Yet again, Urban Outfitters has shoppers demanding that an item be removed from their stores due to it being offensive. What is it about this brand that continues to offend? How is this possible?

lip smacker

Lip Smacker: yet another 90s brand bites th...

Jan 31, 2015No Comments714 Views

(Business News) Lip Smacker has announced that their days are numbered, but does this mean the brand is dead, or will production continue?

piperlime

Gap’s Piperlime brand bites the dust, wil...

Jan 26, 2015No Comments559 Views

(Business News) Gap has a new CEO in charge of shaking things up, and one of his first big moves is shuttering one of the company's online brands, Piperlime.

crowd

What is experiential marketing and how can ...

Jan 23, 2015No Comments5661 Views

(Marketing News) Experiential marketing is not a new concept but is still not mainstream, so let's talk about what exactly the phrase means and how your brand can benefit.

target canada

Target gets a new CEO: first order of busin...

Jan 14, 20152 Comments237 Views

(Business News) Target lands a hotshot CEO after their major security breach, and his first order of business is to break up with Canada. Nice.

wet seal

First Delia’s, now Wet Seal on the ch...

Jan 11, 20152 Comments3525 Views

(Business News) Wet Seal is the latest brand shutting down, but why are these 90s icons failing despite 90s fashion being so hot right now?

starbucks

Starbucks to begin delivery service in 2015...

Oct 31, 20141 Comment4382 Views

(Business News) Starbucks says they'll be sending your java jitters right to your door starting next year. Here's what we know about it thus far.