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Black Friday Attracts First-Time Buyers for Retailers

Fifty-seven percent of all Black Friday sales were to new customers and 21 percent will likely buy again.

Many of the jobs that are better suited to humans increasingly require people to have better and more targeted technological skills, and the gap between the skills that people have and the skills they need is growing larger by the day.

While there are many categories that are not currently impacted by these tariffs, such as footwear, jewelry and apparel, we fully anticipate that they will be included in future tariff announcements.

When buying a gift, who do you think spends more — men or women?

Afterpay, a digital platform that offers interest-free installment plans for online and in-store purchases, today launched its first U.S.-based in-store solution at the REVOLVE pop-up shop in New York City.

Global luxury brands and increasingly U.S. companies are recognizing that China's burgeoning marketplace offers a dramatic launch pad for both established and emerging lines.

Physical stores and online shopping have been tiptoeing around each other for years, but continued integration of technology is acting like an enzyme in the shopping mix, forever changing both entities to create a third and far more exciting experience for consumers and companies alike.

Whether or not tariffs will be effective in addressing the long-term policies of foreign governments is anybody’s guess. In the meantime, they are likely to affect your current supply chains. How should you respond? What is your tariff strategy?

With the acquisition, Walmart will gain a greater share of the fast-growing plus-size apparel market.

With some tariffs on apparel and footwear products already proposed, and more possible, the nearly $17 billion tariff burden our industry already pays to the U.S. Treasury could multiply fast. Here's what you can do.

The United States, Mexico and Canada have reached a new trade agreement that includes a separate textile and apparel chapter.

The creator of the original untucked shirt (and Apparel Innovator Award winner) will open its first brick-and-mortar store next week.

With unified enterprise systems for greater inventory visibility, algorithms designed to gain deeper product and customer insights, 3D for faster and more efficient design and development, and much much more, this year’s Innovators are addressing and fulfilling consumer demand.

An Executive’s Guide to new trends, consumer behavior, retail disruption, innovation, technology and the rapidly changing landscape of the industry.

The best time to make an investment in yourself is when the sun is already shining on your business, and you have money to spend. Because even if you’ve hit a sweet spot, you can rest assured that resting on your laurels will give some other company an opportunity to knock you off of it.

Today, analytics is one of the most vital tools apparel retailers can take advantage of in order to statistically identify the key factors and criteria which highly correlate with loss.

Now more than ever, retailers and manufacturers need to take active steps to take stock of their intellectual property and determine what steps they need to take to protect that property from misuse while reducing their own risk of infringement.

Modern day “Made in America” is about much more than pumping out product stateside in Anytown, USA.

Offering multiple payment options is just one way to build loyalty among the millennial generation, which is expected to wield the most spending power of any generation starting this year.

The company forecasts tripling its current sales of U.S. goods into China from $2.2 billion in 2017 to over $6 billion by 2020.

JDA has announced that it will acquire Blue Yonder, provider of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) SaaS solutions for retail and the supply chain.

Among other benefits, interns can serve as eloquent brand ambassadors for your company — people who are likely to share their positive experience with their friends, family and colleagues.

The top-performing public apparel firms are working diligently to meet consumer demand with innovative product, fast delivery and seamless experiences across channels, while facing down the challenges of a swiftly changing retail world.

A suit brought against Kohl's, Macy's, J.C. Penney and Sears points to a very real and growing risk for retailers: that their promotional practices may be leaving them open to legal action.

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