David R. Humble got the idea as he stood in a long grocery checkout line in South Florida in 1984. The customer in front of him was so frustrated by the clerk’s slowness that he grabbed his own items and started scanning. “Why can’t anyone check himself out of a Read More
Tag: evolution of retailing
With another holiday season quickly approaching, this is a time of year in which retail management is gearing up for the fast-paced frenzy of the holiday season. Store locations are already beginning to decorate the stores, companies are adding seasonal sales and sales support staff, and retail distribution channels are Read More
By LPM Admin
With another holiday season quickly approaching, this is a time of year in which retail management is gearing up for the fast-paced frenzy that soon follows after the leaves begin to disappear from the trees as quickly as the Halloween candy disappears from households across the country. Store locations are Read More
By LPM Admin
A recent report by London-based Internet brand protection specialist NetNames contends that counterfeiting is becoming a huge problem due to online commerce. In 2014, online e-commerce channel sales of counterfeit goods jumped 15.6 percent. However, only one in 28 purchasers of counterfeit items did so intentionally.
The report points to China Read More