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 1:51pm
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 12:41pm
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
Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 11:45am
Ahead of Monday’s highly-anticipated release, A$AP Mob has delivered a pair of offerings from Cozy Tapes Vol. 1. Presented are project cuts “Telephone Calls” and “Runner.” If these two drops are any indication — and they should be, as the compilation is a group project — Cozy... read more
Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 11:27am
Social media marketing played a strong role in determining product placement order in the Tumi Holdings Inc. collaboration with international brewer Heineken, which is now heading to the homestretch. The #Heineken100 initiative provides co-branded products to 100 of the world’s... read more
Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 11:19am
Last year the legendary girl-group TLC launched a Kickstarter to release their final album, comprised of some leftovers from before the passing of Lisa “Left-Eye” Lopez. After raking in a wad of cash in little to no time, the results are in. TLC have just dropped two new songs... read more