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Neiman Marcus Unveils Mobile Wallet
In the midst of many retailers signing on to take Apple Pay, luxury retailer Neiman Marcus has decided to go its own way. The company recently announced their new mobile wallet, exclusively available within the Neiman Marcus app for Apple iPhone users.
Amazon Files Patent For 3D Printers In Delivery Trucks
Amazon was stopped from launching its drone delivery plans, a program known as Prime Air, after the FCC proposed new drone regulations. However, the retailer is undaunted, and is going after a new way to cut down delivery times, streamline the order fulfillment process, and reduce warehouse space.
Research Predicts Half Of All Americans Will Be Amazon Prime Customers By 2020
Prime Membership Hit 20 Million In January, Still Growing .
When It’s All About The Dress: White and Gold Or Black And Blue: It’s All Green In the End
Viral photo of a dress could mean big bucks for one UK retailer.
What Does the Net Neutrality Ruling Mean For Retailers?
e-commerce giant Amazon favors the ruling, but opponents say they will fight in court.
MasterCard, Visa Enhancing Fraud Protection And Card Security
Merchants will now be able to deploy payment tokens to encrypt payment card numbers.
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Nordstrom To Open In Norwalk, Conn.
Seattle-based Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN), a leading fashion specialty retailer, today announced plans to open a full-line store in the new regional shopping center in Norwalk, Conn. being developed by General Growth Properties (NYSE: GGP).
Construction Goals Met For Expansion Of Detroit-Area IKEA Canton As Work On Store’s Extension Moves Inside
IKEA, the world’s leading home furnishings retailer, today announced that the significant milestone of inside work beginning now has been achieved in constructing the 44,000-square-foot expansion of its Detroit-area store in Canton, MI.
JYSK - Home Furnishing Retailer, Opens New Windsor Store!
JYSK Bed • Bath • Home - the Scandinavian-based retailer with over 2200 locations worldwide, has just opened their new JYSK location in Windsor, ON.
Erykah Badu, NE-YO, ScHoolboy Q & Rae Sremmurd Added To Staples Center And Club Nokia Roster Of Performers During Bet Experience Presented By Coca-Cola At L.A. Live June 25-28
BET Networks and AEG announce the latest talent confirmed to perform during BET Experience at L.A. LIVE June 25 – 28, 2015.
Target Shares Roadmap To Transform Business
At a meeting recently for the investor community, Target Corporation Chairman and CEO Brian Cornell and members of his leadership team presented the vision and strategies that will transform the retailer’s business.
Dydacomp Announces Corporate Name Change To Freestyle Solutions
Dydacomp, the leading provider of inventory and order management solutions to growing small and mid-sized retailers and etailers, announced recently that it is changing its corporate name to Freestyle Solutions to reflect its broader commitment to its cloud-based eCommerce platform.
Tellermate Expands In North America
According to a study published in late 2014 from the Richmond Federal Reserve Bank, cash accounted for 72% of the transaction value for general merchandise retailers in the United States; that has been good for business at Tellermate.
JCPenney Welcomes The Arrival Of Spring With New Brands And Must-Have Looks Of The Season
With spring just around the corner, JCPenney is replacing cozy winter wear with a fresh arrangement of spring fashion, sandals and accessories that epitomize the season's most coveted looks.
Meijer Announces Toledo Pharmacy Now Open 24/7
Meijer now offers pharmacy services around-the-clock to customers in Toledo. The new 24/7 pharmacy service at the Sylvania Township location features immunizations, health screenings and medication therapy management, said Nat Love, vice president of Drug Store for the Grand Rapids, Mich.-based retailer.
Milestone Systems Adds Support For New Breed Of Wide-Angle Cameras
Milestone Systems, the open platform company in IP video management software (VMS), has just released its bi-monthly Device Pack 7.8 for the XProtect portfolio of products. The most significant feature in this upgrade is support for a new type of hybrid cameras combining a PTZ and a 360-degree camera.
Dunkin' Brands, The J.M. Smucker Company And Keurig Expand Partnership To Make Dunkin' K-Cup Packs Available At Retail Outlets Nationwide And Online
Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc., The J.M. Smucker Company and Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. (Keurig) recently expanded their partnership by signing agreements for the manufacturing, marketing, distribution and sale of Dunkin' K-Cup packs at retailers nationwide in the U.S. and Canada, and online.
Kohl’s Continues Forward Momentum In Beauty Expansion With New Bliss Partnership
Kohl’s Department Stores announced recently the launch of Bliss, a prestige spa-orientated skincare and well-being brand, as the company further establishes itself as a go-to beauty destination.
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