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Oct. 25


Santa Claus Is Coming—But He’ll Skip Some Stores


Oct. 22


U.K. Retail Sales Fall Unexpectedly in Longest Ever Weak Patch


Retailers are Paying Big Money to Find Staff for the Holiday Season


Retailers are Having Their Own Supply Chain Issues, Leading to a Battle for Packing Materials


Oct. 21


Google’s Wing Plans To Launch Drone Delivery Service In Dallas-Fort Worth Area


Clothing Retailers Boost Profit Margins by Offering Fewer Markdowns


Inflation's latest target: Dollar Tree


Oct. 20


As Merchants Complain of Visa’s High Swipe Fees, Experts Weigh in on the Company’s Role in the Retail Market


Giant Retailers Pledge to Leave Fossil-Fueled Ships Behind


Live Streaming Has a Permanent Place in Retail. Here’s Why.


Oct. 18


Honey, I Shrunk The Store. Retailers Go Small To Get Big.


Toy Retailer Camp Takes Over Former Toys R Us Store as it Puts Experiences to the Test This Holiday Season


Value Retail Sees Sales Bounce Back at Shopping Villages Worldwide


Walgreens' $5.2B VillageMD Investment Could Help it Win the Retail Clinic Battle



Oct. 8


The Nasty Logistics of Returning Your Too-Small Pants


McDonald's Targets Net Zero Emissions by 2050, From Meat to Energy


An Entire Block of Vacant Storefronts: Delayed Office Return Plans Stymie Midtown Manhattan’s Recovery



Oct. 7


IKEA to Shift More Production to Turkey to Shorten Supply Chain


Lululemon’s Mirror Sets Up Shop in Canada


Restaurants Spend Big for Upgraded Outdoor Dining With Quicker Service, Elaborate Decor for Winter


Allbirds Amends IPO Filing, Further Defines Sustainability Ambitions



Oct. 6


The Best New Retail Experiences Opening for Fall All Across the Globe


Aldi to Pilot Frictionless Shopping at Netherlands Store


Rihanna's $1 Billion Savage X Fenty Lingerie Brand Plans to Open Physical Stores in the US in 2022, Putting it Head-to-Head with the Rebranded Victoria's Secret



Oct. 4


Amid Supply Chain Snarls, Retailers Pitch Early Holiday Shopping


Christmas at Risk as Supply Chain ‘Disaster’ Only Gets Worse