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Study Finds Physical Plus Digital Is Best Retail Strategy

Omnichannel might be the buzz word, but brick-and-mortar still plays the pivotal role in value creation.

Russian Tourist Spending Tumbles

Global Blue figures reflect political tensions, weak ruble.

Study Shows Consumers Wary of Retailer Data Protections

The survey by Aite Group and ACI Universal Payments involved responses from consumers in 20 countries seeking their concerns about types of financial fraud.

Slow Growth Seen for B-t-s Spending

Larger budgets for school supplies and electronics will hold increases in back-to-school apparel spending to a minimum this year.

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Weary Retailers Battle Weak Demand, Traffic

Price promotions are expected to take a big bite out of second-quarter profits.

Measuring Market Cap: An Industry of Giants

The most valuable and dynamic fashion and beauty companies in the world are either big or fast.

Political, Economic Uncertainty Weigh on Russian Consumer Spending

Improvements are expected starting in 2017, according to Fondazione Altagamma.

NPD: Plus-size Apparel Sales Rise 4.7%

Women 55 and older lead to largest sales gain in last three years.

Moody's: Stores Still Needed as Online Traffic Grows

Online apparel sales are expected to rise 16 percent by 2016.

ICSC Reports Strong Advance in Weekly Sales

Increase of 4.6% best since 5.3% rise in December 2011.

Weekly Sales Up Strongly, ICSC Says

Year-on-year increase of 4.1% best in over a year.

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