Marketing and Consumer Behavior

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Marketing and Consumer Behavior

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Age of Omnichannel Arrives Across Retail

A series of tech advancements look to link the online and offline experiences in a real way — more than just arming sales associates with iPads.

Ferguson Protesters: 'Boycott Black Friday'

The Justice for Michael Brown Leadership Coalition has asked consumers to show their respect for Brown and abstain from shopping Thanksgiving weekend.

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Panel Laments Plus-size Challenge

Some $12 billion to $14 billion worth of business is lost each year due to not servicing the full-figured customer.

Wired Retail Conference Returns to London

The worlds of social media, e-commerce and online content are becoming increasingly intertwined, delegates argued Monday.

A Mall So Empty You Can Roll a Quarter Across and Not Hit Anyone

Built 24 years ago by a former subsidiary of Sears Holdings Corp., Steeplegate is one of about 300 U.S. malls facing a choice between re-invention and oblivion.

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Neiman Marcus Links With St. Regis Hotel in Washington, D.C.

Dubbed “The Neiman Marcus Closet,” the exclusive service aims to create a personalized closet filled with merchandise for hotel guests upon arrival.

Erratic Weather Shifts Sourcing in Europe

Retailers and fashion brands are opting to buy goods more frequently, and closer to home.

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Singles' Day Aims for Global Reach

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, which created the Nov. 11 shopping event, clocked in a record-breaking $9.3 billion in sales for the day on Tuesday.

ICSC: Sales Firm as Holiday Season Begins

Year-on-year trend at retail rises 2.1% with increase of 1.5% over prior week.

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Macy's Set to Unveil Visual Search App

The new app allows customers to snap photos of outfits they like and have the same or similar items identified from the retailer's inventory.

L2 Study: Facebook Rules Social Media Landscape

Only four social platforms really matter: Facebook, YouTube, Instagram and WeChat, according to New York University think tank Luxury Lab.

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