RIXEYVILLE, US: The direct sales industry has changed very little over the last few decades, incorporating new technologies as they have developed, rather than evolving their business practices to capitalise further on existing markets.
By Henry Buell 20 Jun 2014 14:53
LOS ANGELES, US: Imagine a world in the near future where teenagers have never even heard of the mall...
By Mark Kirkpartick 20 May 2014 07:26
NEW YORK CITY, US / KFAR SABA, ISRAEL: How you can manage costs better in retail stores: Six factors that contribute to energy waste and are raising your costs.
By Jon Rabinowitz 24 Mar 2014 06:55
WASHINGTON, US US retail drug store giant CVS Caremark announced Wednesday that it will stop selling cigarettes, a move immediately applauded by President Barack Obama as having a "profoundly positive impact on the health of our country."
6 Feb 2014 11:40
CHICAGO, US: In the latest of a quarterly series, Mintel's social media analysts, Gabi Lieberman and Lizz Martinez, have identified five new trends in online consumer marketplace behaviour gleaned from high-level research into the strategies employed by Fortune 500 companies across the US.
27 Sep 2013 10:15
NEW YORK, US: The Internet, including social media, is increasingly at the heart of everything people do, changing the way consumers interact with one another and the commercial world around them. Both have proven to be powerful tools for brands to generate and measure buzz and the result is a wealth of online consumer conversations.
25 Jul 2013 07:42
RESTON, US: comScore, Inc has released its estimates of Q1 2013 US retail e-commerce sales.
15 May 2013 13:42
NEW YORK, US: New York Festivals International Advertising Awards for World's Best Advertising has announced the 2013 Shortlist for a number of its competitions.
26 Apr 2013 09:58
WASHINGTON, US: Electronic books provided 23% of US publishing revenues in 2012 but sizzling growth rates have eased, according to industry figures released on Thursday.
15 Apr 2013 10:55
PALO ALTO, US: A new CMO Council report finds challenges in localisation strategies as chief marketing officers look to use new digital channels to support customer engagement through local sales networks.
6 Mar 2013 11:26
CHICAGO, US: OK, Valentine's Day has come and gone, but there's another coming around next year, and the year after, and... So Mintel decided to take a look at Valentine's Day just passed, and see what everyone was giving the object of their desires... Well, in the US, at least...
19 Feb 2013 10:00
WASHINGTON, USA: More than a third of all computers sold worldwide in the fourth quarter of 2012 was a tablet, according to a survey released Wednesday (6 February).
7 Feb 2013 07:19
RESTON, US: comScore, Inc has the 'Digital Wallet Road Map 2013', a study which measures consumer awareness, perceptions and intent to use current digital wallet offerings. The study found that digital wallets, which store a virtual copy of the contents of a consumer's physical wallet to facilitate online or offline retail transactions, only had awareness among 51% of US consumers for wallets other than PayPal.
5 Feb 2013 06:31