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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 sticks with bid to buy Family Dollar


  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

Dollar General won't drop its $9 billion bid to buy rival Family Dollar Stores, Dollar General said, despite Family Dollar's decision to turn down the offer on antitrust concerns and stick with Dollar… Read More

Stampede debuts turnkey digital kiosks


  • Digital Signage Today

Stampede Presentation Products has launched a line of razor-thin, easy-to-use digital kiosks with interactive touchscreens and lifetime software licenses. Owners can control an unlimited number of kio… Read More

IMB: Cyberthreats to supply chains intensify


  • Supply Management online (U.K.)

The International Maritime Bureau is advising shippers and supply chain managers to reinforce their cybersecurity because of the escalating threat of cyberattacks. The bureau warns that hackers often … Read More