Retail

Wall Street worries, retail sales are on the rise

___ As stock prices peak, markets begin to fear looming threats NEW YORK (AP) – With the US economy buzzing, corporate profits and stock prices spiking, Wall Street investors are starting to ask a worried question: Is everything down from now? ‘here ? Financial markets are always trying to price …

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Civil rights groups want retailers to stop facial recognition

Image provided by iStock. More than 35 civil rights organizations are calling on retailers not to use facial recognition on customers or workers in their stores, saying people’s faces shouldn’t be scanned, stored or sold just because they walk in. or work in a store, according to a press release. …

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Large retailers are skeptical of sustainability claims

Retailers must “do more to convince consumers of their concern for the environment” as consumers remain skeptical of sustainability claims, according to a new study by UK research agency Impact. The study interviewed 6,000 consumers in the UK to find out their perceptions of sustainability among 62 retailers and found …

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How is the retail industry doing now?

I was able to share that I had just read an article written by Rieva Lesonsky (who is one of SCORE’s content partners) that surprised me as we experience the resumption of the pandemic. Rieva is CEO of GrowBiz Media, a content and consulting company specializing in small business and …

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