The National Retail Federation issued a statement from Vice President for Supply Chain and Customs Policy Jonathan Gold on news that the International Longshore and Warehouse Union has ratified a five-year labor contract with the Pacific Maritime Association covering dockworkers at 29 West Coast ports.
With 80% of all data usage on Wi-Fi networks, Wi-Fi savings has been the number-one requested feature by Opera Max users.
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Gladson has announced that enhancements were made to its Space Management offering to provide customers a comprehensive content solution for category management processes and platforms.
Cardtronics, Inc. announced that it has signed an agreement to sell the retail portion of its U.K. cash-in-transit operation.
Speed Commerce, Inc. (Nasdaq:SPDC), a leading provider of ecommerce technology and omni-channel solutions for retailers, has partnered with the Veterans Canteen Service (VCS), the resale entity for the Department of Veterans Affairs, to build and operate a direct-to-consumer ecommerce solution, including order management, fulfillment and customized customer care.
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SPAR Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:SGRP), a leading global supplier of retail merchandising and other marketing services, announced the launch of its SPARtrac Global Retail Service Operations System.
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Monetate has announced that they have further innovated personalization with the integration of Monetate's personalization platform and the Customer Portfolios proprietary marketing database and closed-loop customer tracking.
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Semantics3 has announced its new Push API that delivers product price changes in near real-time.
Sizmek (Nasdaq:SZMK), an open ad management company for multiscreen campaigns, and Retailigence, the leading online-to-offline marketing platform for driving sales in stores, have announced a partnership that enables brands to incorporate real-time and offline shopping data into rich media creative on all screens, to drive in-store foot traffic and purchases at brick-and-mortar retail locations.
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Chuck Sonsteby, CFO of The Michaels Companies, Inc., signed a Statement of Support Wednesday for the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a Department of Defense office, at the Michaels store in Irving, Texas. ESGR Chief of Employer Outreach Tom Bullock joined Sonsteby at the signing.
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Digital advertising technology company, Magnetic announced that it is merging with MyBuys, the leader in multi-channel marketing and personalization.
As a part of its continuing relationship with Make-A-Wish, Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. announces that Sears Appliance & Hardware Stores, Sears Outlet Stores, Sears Hometown Stores and Sears Home Appliance Showrooms nationwide will participate in a charitable program this spring.
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SHOES.COM, the world's fastest growing private online footwear and apparel destination, today announced the closing of a non-brokered private placement of common shares.
Overstock.com worked with Web2Asia to assist with integration into the country, and partnered with China's second largest online retail store, JD.com, for the product launch.
Park City Group reports that a regional grocer was able to reduce out-of-stocks on top selling items in frozen pizza and ice cream by 25% when comparing results vs. a year ago by using the company’s Visibility & Analytics and Scan-based Trading solutions.
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Manhattan Associates, Inc. announced today that DICK'S Sporting Goods, Inc. has been voted recipient of the annual “Shipper Partner of the Year” award.
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Epicor Software Corporation today announced that rue21, a leading specialty apparel retailer, has selected the Epicor QuantiSense Retail Business Intelligence suite to support enterprise-wide reporting and analytics across merchandising, store operations and digital retail.
In their Oracle Data Cloud Summit panel, "Knowing More: What Consumers Say," IRI’s Srishti Gupta, along with David Berkowitz from MRY; James Borow from SHIFT; and moderator Susan Etlinger from Altimeter, will discuss how the unique insights fully integrated big data reveals can help retailers and manufacturers make smarter business decisions and engage consumers on a deeper level to find new pockets of growth.
RetailMeNot, Inc. announced that the free RetailMeNot app was named the People's Voice Webby Award winner in New York City for having the best shopping app in 2015.
In a survey conducted by Overstock.com, Inc., 47 percent of the online shopping site's customers plan to purchase a gift for Father's Day online this year, compared to 37 percent planning their purchase in a brick and mortar store.