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Unscrupulous sellers in Amazon marketplace are posing brand protection challenge.

Undeterred by a 15.3% same store sales decline and $558 million net loss, Sears Holdings Chairman and CEO Edward Lampert put a positive spin on the company’s third quarter results.

Big changes are in store for News America Marketing, the company best known for the SmartSource promotional brand, following a huge hiring spree that resulted in the appointment of six senior executives.

Costco’s recent entry into online grocery is being put to the test ahead of the holidays with email marketing efforts geared toward generating awareness and trial usage. Costco launched its two variations of online grocery roughly a month ago and has been engaging members with email marketing to

Sustainable seafood innovator Alaskan Leader Seafoods recently won several awards for product quality earning the company a big fan in Texas-based H-E-B.

Walmart took a major step toward applying platform thinking to its e-commerce efforts by doing a deal with Lord & Taylor to create a flagship store on The agreement solves a problem for both companies.

​​​​​​​Pricing and promotion decisions will make or break the holiday season for many retailers. Check out what several industry leaders had to say on the topic in video interviews and don’t miss RL’s post-Black Friday webinar on pricing.

Living the jerky lifestyle is now a lot easier in Minnesota where leading meat snack supplier Jack Link’s has opened its first Wild Side store, an exercise in brand building that doubles as a product testing lab. Inspired by the brand’s Wild Side ad campaign featuring the mythical creature Sasqu

Bananas are the world’s most popular fruit with more than 100 billion consumed annually, but there is so much more to the story of this fresh department commodity. Bananas are found in all types of retailers and more than 1,000 varieties are grown in 150 countries. However, most U.S.

A landmark study of retailers and shopper behavior highlights new market dynamics and optimal strategies for growth.

PetSmart continues rapid store expansion amid major digital investments.

Pinterest's Brian Monahan on the future of merchandising

Why nothing will ever get left off the grocery list again

Aldi just made paying for groceries super easy.

Chief information security officers have a lot to worry about, convincing the CEO to be vigilant about mounting risks shouldn’t be one of them. The role of chief information security officer (CISO) is a relatively new and incredibly important position at many retail organizations.

With Dollar General, Dollar Tree, Family Dollar and 99 Cents Only stores holding 21,500 U.S. locations, their combined store count has surpassed that of the nation's top three drug stores (Walgreens, CVS, and Rite Aid), according to a new report by Collier International.

Considering the changes in shopper behavior, refreshing CDTs is necessary to understand how, why and when shoppers are substituting one SKU for another, according to retail consultancy Willard Bishop. 

Sales of organic food and goods grew more than 8 percent last year, reaching its highest-ever level, according to a new survey.

John Furner is the newest executive tasked with delivering growth at Walmart’s Sam’s Club division following the departure of Rosalind Brewer.

The market for home-assembly meals is predicted to grow, but lots of customers drop out after trying them.

Report from Hartman says that upgrading, or ‘premiumizing,’ long-standing food brands is trickier than it may seem.

L’Oréal Paris is teaming up with a popular app to create a superior beauty experience for consumers.

Trendy beauty retailer Birchbox is teaming up with Reese Witherspoon's Southern-inspired lifestyle brand, Draper James, to curate its March box experience.

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