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Retailers test new Pinterest follow feature


  • Adweek

Pinterest has created a new follow button that lets users keep up with the latest pinned content from participating retailers, without leaving the retailer's site. ModCloth, Wayfair, Whole Foods and G… Read More

Churchill China should boost investment in branded lines, analysts say


  • Telegraph (London) (tiered subscription model), The

Churchill China is enjoying strong sales as its customers in the hotel and restaurant markets start to recover from the bumpy economy. "The investment in new product lines, a focus on higher margin, o… Read More

3 tips to get better information from suppliers


  • Supply Management online (U.K.)

Organizations seeking information on their suppliers should include areas such as human rights and environmental performance besides financial aspects, writes Gyles Scott-Hayward, head of SupplierPort… Read More