Retailers are planning to hire more than 800,000 seasonal workers for the quickly approaching holiday selling season, perhaps reaching the nearly 850,000 hired in 1999, according to Challenger, Gray & Christmas. How do you see retail hiring for the holidays changing?
More women in the U.K. are playing video games than men and, pretty soon, it appears, the same will be true in the U.S. That is the conclusion of studies by both the Internet Advertising Bureau (IAB) and Entertainment Software Association. How long do you think it will be before females replace males as a majority of video gamers in the U.S.?
Home shopping TV continues to be one of retail's quiet giants, and many obits on Joan Rivers gave her credit for being one of the trailblazers of the shopping medium. What can other retail channels learn from the success of Joan Rivers and celebrity endorsements on home shopping TV?