Retail

Lead Editor: Megan Conniff

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SmartBrief covers a range of topics within the retail industry. Newsletter topics include digital commerce, brick-and-mortar retail, commercial real estate, global retail, as well as specialty retail, such as consumer electronics, pets and housewares. 

Dollar General ups the ante in Family Dollar quest

9/2/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The
  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

Dollar General has raised its bid to buy rival Family Dollar to $9.1 billion, offered to close up to 1,500 stores to win regulatory approval and promised to pay $500 million if antitrust regulators ki… Read More

Nintendo 3DS models get a refresh

9/2/2014

  • Gamasutra.com
  • Columbus Dispatch (Ohio), The

Nintendo has introduced the new Nintendo 3DS and new Nintendo 3DS LL models, which have additional buttons and use a more powerful processor than their predecessor. The bottom touch screen now has nea… Read More

How to boost security of supply chain operations

9/2/2014

  • Manufacturing.net

An important factor in boosting supply chain security is for a company to have a strong relationship with its partners and suppliers, writes Philip Odette, CEO of Global Supply Chain Solutions. Make s… Read More