Daily Archives: January 16, 2013

Is the digital revolution comparable to the Industrial Revolution? That’s the question Deloitte’s Alison Paul posed at one of the Retail’s BIG Show keynotes this week, “The Great Convergence.” It’s a thought-provoking question with an undeniable answer that will forever change the way retailers operate. The Industrial Revolution caused a massive reconstruction of the economy, […]

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“This guidance is as clear as mud,” said Thomas L. McCally, Esq., equity member of the Washington, D.C. law firm Carr Maloney P.C. discussing the implications of the April 2012 guidance from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) on employers’ use of criminal background checks. The Retail’s BIG Show session, “The EEOC Crackdown on Criminal […]

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As Retail’s BIG Show was in full swing, crowding the giant Jacob Javits Convention Center yesterday afternoon, a smaller, select group of retail CMOs were putting their heads together in a meeting across New York, focusing on the future of retail marketing. The RAMA CMO Summit brought together an exclusive group of senior retail marketing […]

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When it comes to retail, things can get a bit… wild. Wendy Liebmann, CEO, Founder and Chief Shopper (only in retail are there titles like this) for WSL Strategic Retail took attendees of her afternoon breakout session on a worldwide shopping safari to find what’s working in stores.  Let me unpack for you… The key takeaway […]

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“The beauty of the private sector is that we don’t have to win an election, convince Congress, or pass a bill to do what we think is right. We can simply move forward…doing what we know how to do…growing our business.” In a keynote speech at Retail’s BIG Show this morning, President and CEO of […]

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