Retailers get creative with back-to-school campaigns

Retailers are getting edgier and more innovative with campaigns for the all-important back-to-school season, and making greater use of social media tools to draw in their target audiences. Target's "Bullseye University Digital Experience" live-streamed four days in the dorm life…

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Casual chains pay more attention to lunch

Chains including Outback Steakhouse and Darden Restaurants-owned Olive Garden and Red Lobster have expanded their lunch efforts, adding menu options more suitable for the midday meal and experimenting with ways to speed service. Lunch accounts for 34% of overall restaurant…

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A career in retail can take you anywhere

There's something for everyone in the retail industry, which supports 42 million U.S. jobs in a variety of positions. Your next job could be in security, information technology, app development or finance. Wondering where to begin? The new career road…

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NRF: Retail Industry Adds 28,000 Jobs in June

Washington, July 5, 2013 – The National Retail Federation issued the following statements from President and CEO Matthew Shay and Chief Economist Jack Kleinhenz on the June employment numbers, released today by the Department of Labor. The Bureau of Labor…

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