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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. 

ICSC praises former Boston mayor who passed away


  • SCT Newswire

Former Boston Mayor Thomas Menino, who is credited with revitalizing business in the city, including its retail sector, died Thursday. Menino was a longtime ally of ICSC, having spoken at several asso… Read More

Undeclared wheat prompts recall of barbecue corn chips in Canada


  • Food Poisoning Bulletin

Barbecue corn chips under the Jack ‘N Jill and Chippy labels have been recalled by Wilby Commercial, Diwa Products, Corinthian Distributors, APO Products, AFOD and the Canadian Food Inspection Agenc… Read More

Enhance supply chain sustainability using preventive intelligence


  • IndustryWeek

Manufacturers with successful sustainability efforts use incentives, training, business leverage and monitoring to make sure their suppliers get on board. Companies should begin by taking an inventory… Read More