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Saks Off Fifth will return to downtown Minneapolis in 2016

Well, that didn’t take long.

Just over a week after Saks Off Fifth closed its store in Gaviidae Common on Nicollet Mall, the outlet chain has found a new home, continuing its presence in downtown Minneapolis. 186 more words


Target debuts its new plus-size fashion line – with help from some vocal critics

Target has revealed a new fashion line for plus-size customers – and has enlisted some of the company’s fiercest critics to launch it.

The Minneapolis-based retail giant… 274 more words


Omni-channel approaches in Luxury retailing

Luxury consumers expect a seamless brand experience across all the channels of business (Elliot et al, 2011). This case study dissertates the importance of omni-channel strategies… 1,159 more words

Consumer Behaviour


This article explores the evolution of visual merchandising as fashion marketing communication tool in the changing retail landscape to aid retailers to have an integrated approach in using the promotional mix. 1,756 more words

Consumer Behaviour

Are you shopping at the mall this holiday season?

In the past, a trip to the mall was “de rigueur” for anyone doing their holiday shopping.  But these days, more and more of us (more than 191 million of us in the USA… 107 more words


Move over consoles, retro toys are making a comeback this Christmas

Retro is very much back in fashion among Minnesota’s toy retailers, who have reported big demand for classic toys and games this Christmas.

Etch-a-Sketch, Yahtzee, Twister and even the humble old Jack-in-the-Box are proving popular among parents who want to introduce their own children to their old favorites,  285 more words


Getting Ready for 2015? 3 Essential Trends for Retailers to Strategize!

As a retail store, are you supplementing your target audience with engaging content online, giving them ways to connect with you? Are you sweeping them off their feet? 781 more words