Current Headlines

  1. Delsey Is All Packed To Explore Asia With Cegid
    10/15/2014

    Delsey, the worldwide number two retailer in luggage with over 6,000 stores across five continents, has selected Yourcegid Retail to support its expansion across Asia, including India.In less than four months, this international solution has already been deployed in more than forty stores in Hong Kong and China, enabling the brand to optimise its retail activities and grow its store network.

  2. University Of Georgia/National Retail Federation Study Debunks Myths Surrounding Retail Wages
    10/15/2014

    The National Retail Federation recently released an in-depth study authored by a University of Georgia economist who found that retail jobs pay wages highly competitive with those in other industries despite long-held misconceptions to the contrary.

  3. JCPenney Reveals New Growth Initiatives, Connects With Millennials
    10/14/2014

    JCPenney, nation’s largest apparel and furniture retailer, announced new goals set for fiscal year 2015-2017—to enhance the customer experience, keep up with customer needs, attract and maintain current customer base, and drive growth in store traffic and sales.

  4. Current Gap CEO To Step Down In February 2015
    10/14/2014

    According to The Philadelphia Inquirer and The Wall Street Journal, clothing retailer Gap announced on October 8 that its current CEO, Glenn Murphy would be stepping down from the company. Taking Murphy's place will be Gap's current chairman and digital leader, Art Peck, who's been with the company since 2007. Murphy will be retiring and hasn't announced any further plans. The change in leadership comes on the heels of Gap reporting low September sales, that ended with a 3% drop.

  5. Amazon To Open First Physical Store In NYC For Online Order Pick Up, Returns
    10/14/2014

    Amazon has made several big steps in consumer retail lately, such as testing same-day shipping, integrating a wish list function with Twitter, and now the retailer is tackling a brick and mortar store. On October 9, The Wall Street Journal reported that the e-commerce giant would be launching a new store in New York City. 

  6. POS On Cloud Certified Epson's OmniLink-i And Two Tablet POS Printers For Its Cloud-Based POS Applications
    10/14/2014

    Epson America, Inc., a leading supplier of value-added Point of Sale (POS) solutions, recently announced that POS on Cloud, a provider of cloud-based POS software-as-a-service (SaaS), has certified one OmniLink-i smart printer and two other Epson printers for its retail and hospitality clients.

  7. Source Technologies' Latest Self-Service BillPay Solution Simplifies In-Store Bill Payments, Offers Industry's Smallest Kiosk Footprint
    10/14/2014

    Source Technologies, a leading provider of integrated solutions for managing financial transactions and other secure business processes, announced the availability of its latest Self-Service BillPay solution, a complete, automated solution comprised of Source Technologies’ 6-Series kiosk and BillPay software application.

  8. DICK'S Sporting Goods Announces Grand Opening Celebration In Orlando, FL
    10/13/2014

    DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening its 31st store in Florida and 590th store nationwide on Friday, October 24th at Orlando Fashion Square (724 Herndon Avenue).

  9. National Retail Federation Takes A Stand To Highlight Value Of Retail Jobs, Transform Policymaker Perceptions
    10/13/2014

    The National Retail Federation recently kicked off Retail Jobs Week, a multi-faceted effort to push back against long-held misperceptions about working in the retail industry.

  10. EPA Names The Home Depot 2014 WaterSense Partner Of The Year
    10/10/2014

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has named The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, as a 2014 WaterSense Partner of the Year for its leadership and ongoing efforts to support increased water conservation.

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