March celebrates Women’s History Month, and thus we are turning attention to female entrepreneurs who have created iconic brands that we see in retail and dining.
Updates from Kroger's Q4 2022 update including the impact of food inflation, wage investments, and order fulfillment channels. Additionally, the Albertsons merger remains on track.
Target's Q4 2022 update reported clean inventories and the continued success of the Ulta Beauty partnership. Target's December visitation momentum carried well into the new year.
On its Q4 2022 earnings release, Dollar Tree’s new CEO Rick Dreiling noted the positive direction of the chain and his ambition to drive further store productivity and accelerated growth.
Auto parts retail enters 2023 at a continued high pace as miles driven, the increasing age of vehicles on the road, high used car prices, and plentiful jobs continue to drive demand.
Barnes & Noble's strong foot traffic goes hand in hand with the chain's announcement that it will increase its physical footprint in 2023. We reviewed the recent visit trends in the book retail category.
Major media companies and movie studios are pivoting their priorities from solely streaming to giving more consideration to the theatrical window and the exhibition industry.
As inflation for groceries has remained higher and for longer than management expected, the double-digit rate is depressing sales of Walmart’s discretionary merchandise, which carry higher margins.
On its Q4 2022 update The Home Depot called for a “year of moderation in demand for home improvement”, citing an increase in price sensitivity and the ongoing shift away from goods to services.
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