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Macy's, Bloomingdale's to test same-day delivery

Macy's, Bloomingdale's to test same-day delivery | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
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Macy's, Bloomingdale's to test same-day delivery
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Macy's, Bloomingdale's to test same-day delivery. Updated September 16, 2014 9:47 AM By ALEXIA ELEJALDE-RUIZ. Chicago Tribune.
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Foot Locker joins same-day delivery game - Retail Dive

Foot Locker joins same-day delivery game - Retail Dive | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Foot Locker joins same-day delivery game
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Same-day delivery continues to flourish as a way to provide online shoppers with the kind of immediate gratification they find at brick-and-mortar stores.
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Wonder if Amazon would be interested? RadioShack Warns of Bankruptcy

Wonder if Amazon would be interested? RadioShack Warns of Bankruptcy | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
RadioShack Corp. said it is in talks to shore up its finances and hopes to announce a deal in the near term, but warned it could quickly run out of cash and be forced to turn to bankruptcy court if the talks fail.
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Target Narrows the Bull's-Eye, With Emphasis on Signature Products

Target Narrows the Bull's-Eye, With Emphasis on Signature Products | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Target's new CEO plans to double down on a just a handful of departments like baby products and fashion, a strategic shift as the discounter works to bring shoppers back to its stores.
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Western Retailers Battling over Clean Up of Bangladesh Garment Factories

Western Retailers Battling over Clean Up of Bangladesh Garment Factories | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
One of the umbrella retailer groups, representing 150 European brands, has decided to inspect factories for safety flaws already checked by members of the second group.
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1-800-FLOWERS.COM Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Harry & David Holdings, Inc.

1-800-FLOWERS.COM Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Harry & David Holdings, Inc. | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
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Wanda, Tencent, Baidu form JV - Inside Retail Asia

Wanda, Tencent, Baidu form JV - Inside Retail Asia | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Chinese conglomerate Wanda Group is exploring online opportunities. Wanda is …
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Burger King to Buy Tim Hortons for About $11 Billion

Burger King to Buy Tim Hortons for About $11 Billion | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Burger King agreed to buy Canadian coffee-and-doughnut-chain Tim Hortons for about $11 billion, confirming plans to move the iconic American brand north of the border.
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Amazon at odds with Germany over strong union tradition

Amazon at odds with Germany over strong union tradition | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Amazon at odds with Germany over strong union tradition The Seattle Times Amazon also argues that Ver.di is overreaching when the union insists the warehouse workers be classified as “retail” employees rather than “logistics” staff, which would...
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Sears Just Admitted Its Terrible Sales Are Unacceptable but can it survive in today's retail environment?

Sears Just Admitted Its Terrible Sales Are Unacceptable but can it survive in today's retail environment? | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Vancouver Sun Sears Just Admitted Its Terrible Sales Are Unacceptable Huffington Post The company is focusing on boosting its digital business, shifting the mix of promotions so it's more focused on the company's “Shop Your Way” rewards program,...
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Supply Chain. Pricing. Merchandise Selection.Target 'resets' tohelp fix Canada woes

Supply Chain. Pricing. Merchandise Selection.Target 'resets' tohelp fix Canada woes | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
By Solarina Ho and Susan Taylor TORONTO (Reuters) - Target Corp is repairing the supply chain problems it holds largely responsible for last year's botched Canadian expansion and expects to show measurable progress on a turnaround by this fall, its...
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Ikea is positioned to dominate consumer electronics

Ikea is positioned to dominate consumer electronics | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
You may think that moving into consumer electronics would be a huge change in direction for the giant furnishing retailer but really it’s a logical next step.
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Who has what it takes to lead retail in 2039?

Who has what it takes to lead retail in 2039? | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
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Who has what it takes to lead retail in 2039?
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Twenty-five years from now, shopping will look and feel very different—and those leading retail companies will also need to be different than today's leaders.
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Macy's, Bloomingdale's adding same-day delivery - Chicago Tribune

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Macy's and Bloomingdale's plan to test same-day delivery for products purchased on their websites, parent company Macy's Inc.
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What Apple Pay means for retailers

What Apple Pay means for retailers | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Internet Retailer - Mobile Commerce/Mobile Commerce Technology - What Apple Pay means for retailers

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GT Nexus's curator insight, September 15, 12:27 PM

Looking to make your purchases and get out of the store quicker? Apply Pay might be your answer.

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The Shifting Economics of Global Manufacturing

The Shifting Economics of Global Manufacturing | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Manufacturing cost structures around the world have changed so dramatically in a decade that many old perceptions of low-cost and high-cost nations no longer hold.
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Royal Mail delivery offices opening on Sundays - BBC News

Royal Mail delivery offices opening on Sundays - BBC News | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
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Royal Mail delivery offices opening on Sundays
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Royal Mail has launched a trial scheme with the opening of 100 of its busiest delivery offices UK-wide on Sundays.
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Home Depot investigating massive data breach

Home Depot investigating massive data breach | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
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Getting the Products People Want to Where They Are

Getting the Products People Want to Where They Are | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Getting the Products People Want to Where They Are By Bob Klunk, MD, DM Fulfillment and Michelle Kaufman, VP Technology, Distribution Management -
E-commerce and mobile, now more than ever, allow seemingly unlimited access to and information about products. For the...
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Li & Fung looks to new frontiers for growth

Li & Fung looks to new frontiers for growth | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Li & Fung has outlined a number of new frontiers the global sourcing giant is looking to explore as it works through its three-year roadmap, which it hopes will capture new customers in new categories and countries, and increase the group's cross-selling activities. related to Apparel, Finance, Manufacturing, Sourcing, Li & Fung, Li & Fung, Under Armour,
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Newegg Is Newest Entrant In the Same-Day Delivery Field

Newegg Is Newest Entrant In the Same-Day Delivery Field | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Newegg Is Newest Entrant In the Same-Day Delivery Field AMZN GOOG
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Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) offers same-day delivery in at least 10 cities, including Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle and New York.
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The next gen supply chain will separate retail's winners and losers

The next gen supply chain will separate retail's winners and losers | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
The next gen supply chain will separate retail's winners and losers http://t.co/N7Jl5kcdeb
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Dollar General Makes Bid for Family Dollar. Check my blog on Dollar Tree/Family Dollar.

Dollar General Makes Bid for Family Dollar. Check my blog on Dollar Tree/Family Dollar. | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Dollar General (NYSE: DG) announced it has made a proposal to acquire Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (NYSE: FDO) for $78.50 per share in cash, in...
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SKETCHERS expands its European Distribution Center in Belgium by an additional 25,000m²

SKETCHERS expands its European Distribution Center in Belgium by an additional 25,000m² | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
SKETCHERS expands its European Distribution Center in Liège (Belgium)
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uh-oh a fight over Family Dollar? Dollar General said to explore Family Dollar bid - check out my blog

uh-oh a fight over Family Dollar? Dollar General said to explore Family Dollar bid - check out my blog | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Dollar General Corp. is weighing a bid for Family Dollar Stores Inc. (FDO) that would challenge Dollar Tree Inc. (DLTR)’s $8.5 billion takeover of the discount retailer, people with knowledge of the matter said.
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