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The Future of Retail: Electronic Shelf Labels Market Will Increase 10-Fold in Next Five Years | Yahoo! Finance

The Future of Retail: Electronic Shelf Labels Market Will Increase 10-Fold in Next Five Years | Yahoo! Finance

OYSTER BAY, New York, March 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — As retailers increasingly struggle to effectively match online pricing, digitize their physical stores, meet new order fulfillment models, and streamline the shopping experience, electronic shelf labels (ESLs) are gaining market momentum. ESLs will hit the mass market and accrue more than $4 billion in global revenues by […]

‘People aren’t spending’: stores close doors in ‘oversaturated’ US retail market | The Guardian

‘People aren’t spending’: stores close doors in ‘oversaturated’ US retail market | The Guardian

“We have been planning this very carefully,” said Jeff Gennette, Macy’s president and new CEO, announcing the cuts. “This is not something we did quickly.” In some areas of Manhattan, retail rents have declined 10-15%. But it has come too late for many retailers. The cycle of the change is apparent across much of downtown, […]

Pricer’s Points: Private labels can be more powerful and profitable than classic brands, enabling richer experiences and faster growth | Peter Fisk

Pricer’s Points: Private labels can be more powerful and profitable than classic brands, enabling richer experiences and faster growth | Peter Fisk

When I want to cook a great dinner at home, I head straight to Marks & Spencer’s food store. M&S’s Cook range of premium quality, organically farmed self-assembly dishes makes entertaining easy. Not only do they bring together all the ingredients, fresh and locally sourced, but there is an instore tasting kitchen and even a […]

Wal-Mart ‘best positioned’ in online grocery battle against Amazon | CNBC

Wal-Mart ‘best positioned’ in online grocery battle against Amazon | CNBC

Wal-Mart Stores appears “best positioned” among the major food retailers to capitalize on the next phase of growth in online grocery and take on Amazon, according to a new report from Citi Research. Kroger also scored high among the pure-play grocers in terms of its online grocery positioning compared with e-commerce giant Amazon, particularly as […]

Retailers – can you be liable for cartel behaviour for using pricing software and algorithms? | JDSupra

Retailers – can you be liable for cartel behaviour for using pricing software and algorithms? | JDSupra

A key issue regulators are grappling with is what antitrust liability can attach to retailers who use price matching software or other algorithms to match competitors’ online prices? In a speech made on 16 March 2017, the EU’s Commissioner for Competition, Margrethe Vestager, confronted the growing issue of the use of price matching software (PMS) […]

Boost profits with these 3 insights into pricing psychology | GrowthLab

Boost profits with these 3 insights into pricing psychology | GrowthLab

Con Dowler is an entrepreneurial nomad. He travels often, launching businesses wherever he lands. He and his business partner have opened bars, restaurants, and hostels in Spain, Argentina, and Guatemala — always on a shoestring budget so they can recoup their investments quickly. His typical approach is to spend a couple years luring in crowds, […]

Best schools add £18,600 to average house price | BBC News

Best schools add £18,600 to average house price | BBC News

Being near a good primary school adds £18,600 to the average house price in England, government research has found. A study by the Department for Education (DfE) has found prices are 8% higher near the best-performing primary schools and 6.8% higher near the best secondary schools. It said “selection by house price” was restricting access […]

Deadly Pricing Mistakes Most Real Estate Investors Make | REtipster.com

Deadly Pricing Mistakes Most Real Estate Investors Make | REtipster.com

Of all the “tricks” I know that can sell a property quickly, I’d say the most powerful tactic is to simply price your property right in the first place. It may sound like an obvious answer – but there is a lot more to this process than just picking the right number. Even when you […]

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus Pricing Info and Color Variants Leaked | XDA Developers

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus Pricing Info and Color Variants Leaked | XDA Developers

The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus have had most of their relevant information leaked, which is not surprising in the least considering that they are the most anticipated phones of this year. Notable leaker Evan ‘evleaks’ Blass has now put forth some new information, in the form of European pricing and color variants. According to Mr. […]

Zillow’s Economist Sees Housing Demand Slowing, But Pricing Growth Will Remain | The Registry

Zillow’s Economist Sees Housing Demand Slowing, But Pricing Growth Will Remain | The Registry

Speaking to a packed room at NAIOP’s monthly breakfast meeting Zillow’s Crystal Ball on Seattle Real Estate, held at the Four Seasons Hotel on Wednesday, Zillow’s senior economist, Dr. Skylar Olsen gave an enthusiastic and often playful presentation that answered some lingering questions about the Puget Sound’s housing market, speaking primarily on the renting and […]