Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 2:57pm
CARRIE STAYS FIT: In between her Storyteller concert tour and rehearsals for the Country Music Association Awards, country singer Carrie Underwood stopped in Houston last week to unveil her fall Calia collection at the new Dick’s Sporting Goods Store at Baybrook Mall. Her... read more
Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 1:58pm
Edward S. Lampert has found a way to make the Shop Your Way program more meaningful for its members. The chairman of Sears Holdings Corp. inked an agreement with Citi Retail Services to power the Sears MasterCard, which in March will evolve into a newly branded Shop Your Way... read more
Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 1:54pm
SHANGHAI — Diesel is making no secret of the fact that it’s turning its attention to China in a big way, on Thursday holding its second major event in Shanghai this year. “This is the most important country for the fashion business in the future,” Diesel founder Renzo Rosso... read more
Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 1:51pm
Let the holiday wars begin. Wal-Mart Stores on Thursday said it will deploy “an army of holiday helpers” starting Nov. 4 to keep things moving at the registers during the busy Christmas season. The dedicated seasonal workers will help customers find the shortest lines and open... read more
Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 1:08pm
It’s Generation D retailers need to focus on next, according to a report from The Future Laboratory. Generation D consists of the current group of adolescents aged 12 to 19, a subset within Generation Z, said Tom Savigar, senior partner at The Future Laboratory, speaking... read more
Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 12:53pm
The divisive presidential campaign is hurting retailers and has kept consumers conservative in their holiday spending budgets, according to the National Retail Federation. “Everywhere you turn — whether you’re picking up a newspaper or watching television — political... read more
Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 12:49pm
Tiffany & Co. has entered New Zealand. The American jewelry firm opened a store today at Auckland’s Britomart shopping mall. The boutique, measuring 4,628 square feet, occupies the entire ground floor of 33 Galway Street. It includes rooms designated for fine jewelry,... read more
Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 12:41pm
After years of loops, laughs and turning ordinary individuals into must-see attractions, mobile app Vine will finally be coming to an unfortunate end. “Since 2013, millions of people have turned to Vine to laugh at loops and see creativity unfold. Today, we are sharing the... read more
Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 12:40pm
Twitter is doubling down on its core after months of worries that the microblogging site is in the midst of an identity crisis. Twitter said Thursday morning it would be cutting 9 percent of its global workforce, or 350 jobs, to zero in on key priorities. Hours later, the firm ... read more
Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 12:27pm
adidas Skateboarding has unveiled the highly anticipated “LA Stories” collaboration between Snoop Dogg and skateboarding legend Mark “Gonz” Gonzales, featuring a range of footwear and apparel representing the West Coast experiences of both icons. As the collaboration was... read more