Smartphones Lag As Point-of-Purchase in Canada

3/28/2016 - While mobile devices are a long way from becoming a significant point-of-purchase tool in Canada, 18-24 year old customers use their smartphones/mobiles to access store coupons and promotional codes (50 percent vs 35 percent globally); compare prices with competitors (42 percent in Canada and globally); and read product reviews (33 percent vs 32 percent globally),according to a PwC report.

GS1 Accepting Achievement Awards Nominations Now

3/28/2016 - A call for nominations is now open for the GS1 US Apparel and General Merchandise Retail Industry Achievement Awards, which recognize achievement in implementing GS1 Standards and retail industry best practices to realize value chain excellence.

Nordstrom Hires New CTO

3/28/2016 - Kumar Srinivasan's agile development practices, cloud expertise and experience developing highly innovative customer focused outcomes will play an important role in shaping the technology agenda across Nordstrom.

HanesBrands Factories Land EPA Energy Star Awards

3/28/2016 - To date, 23 of the company's manufacturing facilities have earned the honor, helping the company reduce energy use as well as the corresponding greenhouse gas emissions that result from energy use.

AAFA Sets Three-Year Strategic Plan to Focus on Brand Protection, SCM, Trade

3/23/2016 - With a new president and CEO, Rick Helfenbein, and a new chairman, Rob DeMartini, president and CEO, New Balance Athletics, at the helm, the American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) laid out its three-year strategic plan at its annual Executive Summit in Washington, D.C., last week, which had a theme of "Disruption, Innovation and Transformation."

Levi Strauss Goes Public With Its Water-Saving Strategy

3/23/2016 - LS&Co. also announced its participation in the White House Water Summit, where the company communicated its goal to train 100 percent of corporate employees on water conservation through its ongoing partnership with Project WET, a non-profit that offers water education to help people understand and value water and ensure a sustainable future.
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