FierceRetail http://www.fierceretail.com The latest retail industry news from FierceRetail en-us Under Armour loses two key players http://www.fierceretail.com/story/under-armour-loses-two-key-players/2016-05-04?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss <p>Under Armour has lost two key members of its senior management team: chief merchandising officer Henry Stafford and chief digital officer Robin Thurston will both leave the company in July.</p><p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/under-armour-loses-two-key-players/2016-05-04" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Chutes and Ladders Under Armour Wed, 04 May 2016 17:43:24 +0000 30521 at http://www.fierceretail.com Under Armour loses two key players http://www.fierceretail.com/story/under-armour-loses-two-key-players/2016-05-04?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss <p>Under Armour has lost two key members of its senior management team: chief merchandising officer Henry Stafford and chief digital officer Robin Thurston will both leave the company in July.</p><p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/under-armour-loses-two-key-players/2016-05-04" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Chutes and Ladders Under Armour Wed, 04 May 2016 17:43:24 +0000 30521 at http://www.fierceretail.com Under Armour loses two key players http://www.fierceretail.com/story/under-armour-loses-two-key-players/2016-05-04?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss <p>Under Armour has lost two key members of its senior management team: chief merchandising officer Henry Stafford and chief digital officer Robin Thurston will both leave the company in July.</p><p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/under-armour-loses-two-key-players/2016-05-04" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Chutes and Ladders Under Armour Wed, 04 May 2016 17:43:24 +0000 30521 at http://www.fierceretail.com Stories from around the Web http://www.fierceretail.com/story/stories-around-web/2016-05-04?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss &gt;&gt; <a href="http://retailnext.net/blog/retails-new-omnichannel-boss/">Retail&#39;s new omnichannel boss</a> (RetailNext) &gt;&gt; <a href="http://www.startribune.com/twin-cities-consumers-love-organics-get-more-retailers-choices/377805221/">Organic retailers find growth in Twin Cities</a> (Star Tribune) &gt;&gt; <a href="https://corporate.target.com/article/2016/05/who-what-wear-summer-look-book">Target adds Who What Wear summer collection</a> (A Bullseye View)...<p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/stories-around-web/2016-05-04" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 04 May 2016 17:27:23 +0000 30516 at http://www.fierceretail.com Stories from around the Web http://www.fierceretail.com/story/stories-around-web/2016-05-04?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss &gt;&gt; <a href="http://retailnext.net/blog/retails-new-omnichannel-boss/">Retail&#39;s new omnichannel boss</a> (RetailNext) &gt;&gt; <a href="http://www.startribune.com/twin-cities-consumers-love-organics-get-more-retailers-choices/377805221/">Organic retailers find growth in Twin Cities</a> (Star Tribune) &gt;&gt; <a href="https://corporate.target.com/article/2016/05/who-what-wear-summer-look-book">Target adds Who What Wear summer collection</a> (A Bullseye View)...<p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/stories-around-web/2016-05-04" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 04 May 2016 17:27:23 +0000 30516 at http://www.fierceretail.com Stories from around the Web http://www.fierceretail.com/story/stories-around-web/2016-05-04?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss &gt;&gt; <a href="http://retailnext.net/blog/retails-new-omnichannel-boss/">Retail&#39;s new omnichannel boss</a> (RetailNext) &gt;&gt; <a href="http://www.startribune.com/twin-cities-consumers-love-organics-get-more-retailers-choices/377805221/">Organic retailers find growth in Twin Cities</a> (Star Tribune) &gt;&gt; <a href="https://corporate.target.com/article/2016/05/who-what-wear-summer-look-book">Target adds Who What Wear summer collection</a> (A Bullseye View)...<p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/stories-around-web/2016-05-04" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 04 May 2016 17:27:23 +0000 30516 at http://www.fierceretail.com Sainsbury's to double click and collect http://www.fierceretail.com/story/sainsburys-double-click-and-collect/2016-05-04?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss <p>Click and collect is growing in the United States as mass merchant retailers and grocers grow online sales for in-store pickup. But the trend really began in the U.K., and now British supermarket chain Sainsbury&#39;s plans to double its number of click and collect sites in the next 12 months.</p><p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/sainsburys-double-click-and-collect/2016-05-04" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 04 May 2016 17:24:07 +0000 30511 at http://www.fierceretail.com Sainsbury's to double click and collect http://www.fierceretail.com/story/sainsburys-double-click-and-collect/2016-05-04?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss <p>Click and collect is growing in the United States as mass merchant retailers and grocers grow online sales for in-store pickup. But the trend really began in the U.K., and now British supermarket chain Sainsbury&#39;s plans to double its number of click and collect sites in the next 12 months.</p><p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/sainsburys-double-click-and-collect/2016-05-04" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 04 May 2016 17:24:07 +0000 30511 at http://www.fierceretail.com Sainsbury's to double click and collect http://www.fierceretail.com/story/sainsburys-double-click-and-collect/2016-05-04?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss <p>Click and collect is growing in the United States as mass merchant retailers and grocers grow online sales for in-store pickup. But the trend really began in the U.K., and now British supermarket chain Sainsbury&#39;s plans to double its number of click and collect sites in the next 12 months.</p><p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/sainsburys-double-click-and-collect/2016-05-04" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 04 May 2016 17:24:07 +0000 30511 at http://www.fierceretail.com Amazon business marketplace hits $1B in first year http://www.fierceretail.com/story/amazon-business-marketplace-hits-1b-first-year/2016-05-04?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss <p>Amazon&#39;s business marketplace has generated $1 billion in sales in its first year, and the online retailer now accounts for 60 percent of U.S. online sales growth.</p><p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/amazon-business-marketplace-hits-1b-first-year/2016-05-04" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Amazon Amazon Business E-Commerce Marketplaces Wed, 04 May 2016 17:04:19 +0000 30506 at http://www.fierceretail.com Amazon business marketplace hits $1B in first year http://www.fierceretail.com/story/amazon-business-marketplace-hits-1b-first-year/2016-05-04?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss <p>Amazon&#39;s business marketplace has generated $1 billion in sales in its first year, and the online retailer now accounts for 60 percent of U.S. online sales growth.</p><p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/amazon-business-marketplace-hits-1b-first-year/2016-05-04" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Amazon Amazon Business E-Commerce Marketplaces Wed, 04 May 2016 17:04:19 +0000 30506 at http://www.fierceretail.com Amazon business marketplace hits $1B in first year http://www.fierceretail.com/story/amazon-business-marketplace-hits-1b-first-year/2016-05-04?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss <p>Amazon&#39;s business marketplace has generated $1 billion in sales in its first year, and the online retailer now accounts for 60 percent of U.S. online sales growth.</p><p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/amazon-business-marketplace-hits-1b-first-year/2016-05-04" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Amazon Amazon Business E-Commerce Marketplaces Wed, 04 May 2016 17:04:19 +0000 30506 at http://www.fierceretail.com The Fresh Market closing stores http://www.fierceretail.com/story/fresh-market-closing-stores/2016-05-04?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss <p>The Fresh Market is closing all its stores in Texas, Iowa, Missouri and Kansas. Thirteen stores will close in total.</p><p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/fresh-market-closing-stores/2016-05-04" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Store closings Store Closings The Fresh Market Wed, 04 May 2016 16:38:38 +0000 30501 at http://www.fierceretail.com The Fresh Market closing stores http://www.fierceretail.com/story/fresh-market-closing-stores/2016-05-04?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss <p>The Fresh Market is closing all its stores in Texas, Iowa, Missouri and Kansas. Thirteen stores will close in total.</p><p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/fresh-market-closing-stores/2016-05-04" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Store closings Store Closings The Fresh Market Wed, 04 May 2016 16:38:38 +0000 30501 at http://www.fierceretail.com The Fresh Market closing stores http://www.fierceretail.com/story/fresh-market-closing-stores/2016-05-04?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss <p>The Fresh Market is closing all its stores in Texas, Iowa, Missouri and Kansas. Thirteen stores will close in total.</p><p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/fresh-market-closing-stores/2016-05-04" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Store closings Store Closings The Fresh Market Wed, 04 May 2016 16:38:38 +0000 30501 at http://www.fierceretail.com Forever 21 has unpaid bills http://www.fierceretail.com/story/forever-21-has-unpaid-bills/2016-05-04?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss <p>Fast-fashion retailer Forever 21 is reportedly having trouble paying its bills as vendors report late payments. Some lenders are even withholding credit, according to the New York Post.</p><p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/forever-21-has-unpaid-bills/2016-05-04" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Finance Forever 21 Wed, 04 May 2016 15:59:56 +0000 30496 at http://www.fierceretail.com Forever 21 has unpaid bills http://www.fierceretail.com/story/forever-21-has-unpaid-bills/2016-05-04?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss <p>Fast-fashion retailer Forever 21 is reportedly having trouble paying its bills as vendors report late payments. Some lenders are even withholding credit, according to the New York Post.</p><p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/forever-21-has-unpaid-bills/2016-05-04" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Finance Forever 21 Wed, 04 May 2016 15:59:56 +0000 30496 at http://www.fierceretail.com Forever 21 has unpaid bills http://www.fierceretail.com/story/forever-21-has-unpaid-bills/2016-05-04?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss <p>Fast-fashion retailer Forever 21 is reportedly having trouble paying its bills as vendors report late payments. Some lenders are even withholding credit, according to the New York Post.</p><p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/forever-21-has-unpaid-bills/2016-05-04" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Finance Forever 21 Wed, 04 May 2016 15:59:56 +0000 30496 at http://www.fierceretail.com Build-A-Bear explores options http://www.fierceretail.com/story/build-bear-explores-options/2016-05-04?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss <p>Build-A-Bear Workshop announced that it has hired advisors to explore &quot;strategic alternatives&quot; to accelerate growth and enhance shareholder value, but the company was mum on the details.</p><p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/build-bear-explores-options/2016-05-04" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Build-A-Bear Workshop Business Strategy Finance Toys Wed, 04 May 2016 15:39:53 +0000 30491 at http://www.fierceretail.com Build-A-Bear explores options http://www.fierceretail.com/story/build-bear-explores-options/2016-05-04?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss <p>Build-A-Bear Workshop announced that it has hired advisors to explore &quot;strategic alternatives&quot; to accelerate growth and enhance shareholder value, but the company was mum on the details.</p><p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/build-bear-explores-options/2016-05-04" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Build-A-Bear Workshop Business Strategy Finance Toys Wed, 04 May 2016 15:39:53 +0000 30491 at http://www.fierceretail.com Build-A-Bear explores options http://www.fierceretail.com/story/build-bear-explores-options/2016-05-04?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss <p>Build-A-Bear Workshop announced that it has hired advisors to explore &quot;strategic alternatives&quot; to accelerate growth and enhance shareholder value, but the company was mum on the details.</p><p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/build-bear-explores-options/2016-05-04" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Build-A-Bear Workshop Business Strategy Finance Toys Wed, 04 May 2016 15:39:53 +0000 30491 at http://www.fierceretail.com Spotlight: The Egg McMuffin is getting company http://www.fierceretail.com/story/spotlight-egg-mcmuffin-getting-company/2016-05-03?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss <p>McDonald&#39;s has a hit with its all-day breakfast menu, and now its rivals want a piece of the breakfast sandwich. Burger King, Taco Bell and Dunkin&#39; Donuts are all developing programs.</p><p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/spotlight-egg-mcmuffin-getting-company/2016-05-03" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 03 May 2016 17:37:12 +0000 30481 at http://www.fierceretail.com Spotlight: The Egg McMuffin is getting company http://www.fierceretail.com/story/spotlight-egg-mcmuffin-getting-company/2016-05-03?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss <p>McDonald&#39;s has a hit with its all-day breakfast menu, and now its rivals want a piece of the breakfast sandwich. Burger King, Taco Bell and Dunkin&#39; Donuts are all developing programs.</p><p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/spotlight-egg-mcmuffin-getting-company/2016-05-03" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 03 May 2016 17:37:12 +0000 30481 at http://www.fierceretail.com Spotlight: The Egg McMuffin is getting company http://www.fierceretail.com/story/spotlight-egg-mcmuffin-getting-company/2016-05-03?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss <p>McDonald&#39;s has a hit with its all-day breakfast menu, and now its rivals want a piece of the breakfast sandwich. Burger King, Taco Bell and Dunkin&#39; Donuts are all developing programs.</p><p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/spotlight-egg-mcmuffin-getting-company/2016-05-03" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 03 May 2016 17:37:12 +0000 30481 at http://www.fierceretail.com Fairway files for bankruptcy http://www.fierceretail.com/story/fairway-files-bankruptcy/2016-05-03?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss <p>The Fairway supermarket chain has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, but the New York-based grocer already has reorganization plan.</p><p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/fairway-files-bankruptcy/2016-05-03" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Chapter 11 Fairway Finance Tue, 03 May 2016 17:32:29 +0000 30476 at http://www.fierceretail.com Fairway files for bankruptcy http://www.fierceretail.com/story/fairway-files-bankruptcy/2016-05-03?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss <p>The Fairway supermarket chain has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, but the New York-based grocer already has reorganization plan.</p><p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/fairway-files-bankruptcy/2016-05-03" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Chapter 11 Fairway Finance Tue, 03 May 2016 17:32:29 +0000 30476 at http://www.fierceretail.com Fairway files for bankruptcy http://www.fierceretail.com/story/fairway-files-bankruptcy/2016-05-03?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss <p>The Fairway supermarket chain has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, but the New York-based grocer already has reorganization plan.</p><p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/fairway-files-bankruptcy/2016-05-03" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Chapter 11 Fairway Finance Tue, 03 May 2016 17:32:29 +0000 30476 at http://www.fierceretail.com Stories from around the Web http://www.fierceretail.com/story/stories-around-web/2016-05-03?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss &gt;&gt; <a href="http://www.retailwire.com/discussion/19013/can-grocers-get-in-on-the-food-truck-revolution">Grocers get in on the food truck craze</a> (RetailWire) &gt;&gt; <a href="http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-05-02/inside-the-secret-meeting-where-wall-street-tested-digital-cash">The secret Wall Street meeting about digital money</a> (Bloomberg) &gt;&gt; <a href="http://www.retailingtoday.com/article/bidding-begins-sport-chalet-stores">Bidding begins for Sports Chalet</a> (Retailing Today)...<p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/stories-around-web/2016-05-03" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 03 May 2016 17:05:58 +0000 30471 at http://www.fierceretail.com Stories from around the Web http://www.fierceretail.com/story/stories-around-web/2016-05-03?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss &gt;&gt; <a href="http://www.retailwire.com/discussion/19013/can-grocers-get-in-on-the-food-truck-revolution">Grocers get in on the food truck craze</a> (RetailWire) &gt;&gt; <a href="http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-05-02/inside-the-secret-meeting-where-wall-street-tested-digital-cash">The secret Wall Street meeting about digital money</a> (Bloomberg) &gt;&gt; <a href="http://www.retailingtoday.com/article/bidding-begins-sport-chalet-stores">Bidding begins for Sports Chalet</a> (Retailing Today)...<p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/stories-around-web/2016-05-03" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 03 May 2016 17:05:58 +0000 30471 at http://www.fierceretail.com Stories from around the Web http://www.fierceretail.com/story/stories-around-web/2016-05-03?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_campaign=rss &gt;&gt; <a href="http://www.retailwire.com/discussion/19013/can-grocers-get-in-on-the-food-truck-revolution">Grocers get in on the food truck craze</a> (RetailWire) &gt;&gt; <a href="http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-05-02/inside-the-secret-meeting-where-wall-street-tested-digital-cash">The secret Wall Street meeting about digital money</a> (Bloomberg) &gt;&gt; <a href="http://www.retailingtoday.com/article/bidding-begins-sport-chalet-stores">Bidding begins for Sports Chalet</a> (Retailing Today)...<p><a href="http://www.fierceretail.com/story/stories-around-web/2016-05-03" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 03 May 2016 17:05:58 +0000 30471 at http://www.fierceretail.com