Lead Editor: Megan Conniff
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.
- Kathimerini (Greece)
Cash-strapped Greek consumers have boosted sales of less-expensive private-label products, which grew to 20% of the total market in 2011, according to research firm ICAP. The growth rate likely slowed Read More
- Hour (Norwalk, Conn.), The
The Connecticut Senate, voting 35-1, has approved a bill that would require a label indicating whether food contains genetically modified organisms. "Consumers have a right to be informed when making Read More
- Wall Street Journal, The
The recent collaboration between Walgreen and AmerisourceBergen is the first major integration between a drug retailer and distributor in the U.S. "This type of model is almost a requirement in today' Read More
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