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Recent articles by Phil:

Retailers Like Ralph Lauren, Coach, Target Ditch Discounts

Major retailers are finally getting shoppers to pay full price again. → Read More

Walmart Is Building a New Headquarters in Bentonville, Arkansas

Walmart is building a new headquarters in Bentonville, Arkansas to attract more talent and try to break down silos between its e-commerce and store teams. → Read More

Target Is Hiring Way More People for the Holidays This Year

Target is ramping up holiday season hiring by 43% to boost stores. → Read More

Neiman Marcus Is Closing More Than 25% of Its Outlet Stores

Neiman Marcus is closing 10 outlet stores to focus on high end ones. → Read More

Nordstrom Is Opening a Store That Will Serve Beer but Won’t Stock Clothes

Nordstrom is opening a tiny store that will stock wine but not clothes → Read More

Targe Is Lowering Its Prices to Compete With Amazon and Walmart

It's the reality of competing with Amazon and Walmart. → Read More

Another Top Designer Just Left J.Crew as Part of the Brand’s Sorely Needed Overhaul

He was the brains behind Madewell's meteoric rise. → Read More

Barnes & Noble Is Falling Further Behind Amazon

Barnes & Noble is falling even further behind Amazon → Read More

Toys R Us Could Seek Bankruptcy Protection to Deal With Its Crushing Debt

A $400 million chunk of debt is coming due next year. → Read More

Home Depot Taps Up Google Home for Voice Ordering

The Home Depot taps Google Assistant to jump into voice shopping. → Read More

Starbucks Has Recruited the Former CEO of Sam’s Club to Run Its Operations

She has a lot to fix at Starbucks, not least of which is mobile ordering. → Read More

Kohl's to Open Amazon Shops at Some Stores to Sell Alexa

Kohl's to open Amazon shops at some stores to sell Alexa → Read More

Here Are the 25 Toys Walmart Thinks Will Win the Holiday Season

Walmart picks its top 25 toys for the holiday shopping season as it looks to get an edge on Amazon and Target. → Read More

Best Buy and Macy’s Ramp Up Same-Day Delivery in Race With Amazon

Best Buy and Macy's are expanding their same-day delivery service the better to compete with Amazon. → Read More

Best Buy Just Had Its Best Quarter in Seven Years

Best Buy reports its best quarter in seven years as rivals go bankrupt → Read More

Barneys CEO Daniella Vitale Talks Luxury Challenges

Barneys is avoiding the discounting pitfall despite luxury's slowdown and has hired a Facebook executive to better integrate e-commerce. → Read More

Abercrombie & Fitch Bets On Cool Fitting Rooms to Revive Brand

The retailer is also training its employees to improve service. → Read More

Tiffany Can No Longer Blame Donald Trump for Sales Shrink

Tiffany's sales were again sluggish as high spenders pulled back → Read More

Amazon Will Cut Prices at Whole Foods, Prime Members Get Deals

Amazon will cut prices at Whole Foods and add lockers at its stores → Read More

Sears Is Closing Another 28 Kmart Stores As Sales Tumble Again

The latest round of store closures comes as sales continue to tumble. → Read More