Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) has clarified that it is unable to comment on speculation and rumours on a deal to acquire the retail businesses of Future Group. RIL was replying in a clarification to stock exchanges on a possible deal with Future Group. “…And would like to clarify that we are unable to comment on
Bengaluru: Indian sellers and consumers are concerned over their payments and refunds owing to the ban of 59 Chinese apps, including e-commerce platform Club Factory. The Chinese e-commerce platform is popular for cheaper goods across the fashion, lifestyle and electronic segments coming from China. While the company has been facing government scrutiny over its various
If you are thinking about putting a team member at the front of your store to measure occupancy, please don’t.
May 15 2020 Lauren Bitar Director, Retail Consulting As retailers figure out solutions to monitor store occupancy, it is important to understand the implications of the current fix of manual counting. Here are my thoughts on occupancy analytics in the time of COVID-19. Occupancy, the must-have data in the time of COVID-19 The worldwide economy
Britain’s retailers are downbeat about the prospects of a rapid bounce back in business after the easing of Covid-19 restrictions, the CBI has reported. Despite the reopening of non-essential stores from 15 June, retailers fear that a lack of demand and a continued absence of staff due to school closures will leave sales in July
Here is a documentary with an absorbing and unexpectedly complicated story to tell, whose paradoxes and sadnesses are not entirely resolved by the end. Artist and film-maker Rachel Mason has created an affectionate portrait of her elderly parents, Karen and Barry, who in many ways are like one of the (fictional) old couples in When
Best Buy saw increased demand in March as people bought freezers, computer monitors and other items to use for their stays at home during the pandemic, but the company said it’s now made the same decision as many other retailers: It’s furloughing thousands of employees and taking other cost-cutting measures. Starting Sunday, Best Buy will furlough about