January’s lousy U.S. retail sales are ‘Poppycock’ says former Hudson’s Bay CEO

Retail sales declined in January, but former Hudson’s Bay CEO Jerry Storch says this is to be expected. A better metric, he says, is comparing year-over-year retail sales, which are up 3.6 percent. Meanwhile, retailers will benefit from modest inflation, he says, with price hikes that can January’s disappointing retail sales should not worry retailers, … More January’s lousy U.S. retail sales are ‘Poppycock’ says former Hudson’s Bay CEO

Sears will turn profit of at least USD 140 million, despite USD 1.7 billion revenue loss

Struggling Sears Holdings Corp. saw sales in stores open at least a year drop 15.6 % for the fourth quarter — its worst showing for the crucial holiday period since at least 2012. Sales were down 18.1 % at domestic Sears stores open at least a year and 12.2 % at Kmart stores for the … More Sears will turn profit of at least USD 140 million, despite USD 1.7 billion revenue loss

Consumer buying behaviour in Indian Apparel E-Retailing

Our exclusive expert guest authors are Madumitha Viswanathan and Swaathi Rajamnickam, final year (8th semester) students, Dr Subrata Das, Professor, Department of Fashion Technology, Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Sathyamangalam, India The guest authors   Introduction The remarkable technological growth for the past few years has influenced most of the Indian customers to choose e- … More Consumer buying behaviour in Indian Apparel E-Retailing