Exclusives & Analysis

Jun 30, 2011
By Brad Tuckman, president of KSC Kreate
By Brad Tuckman, ksckreate.com
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Jun 27, 2011
By Beatrice Piquer-Durand, marketing director, Ipanema Technologies
By Beatrice Piquer-Durand, Piquer-durand@ipanematech.com
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Jun 24, 2011
By Margaret Kuchler, senior industry marketing manager, Akamai Technologies
By Margaret Kuchler, mkuchler@akamai.com
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Jun 21, 2011
By Eric White, retail strategy practice, Wren
By Eric White, eric.white@wrensolutions.com
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Jun 20, 2011
By Gerald L. Maatman, Jr. and Laura Maechtlen, Seyfarth Shaw LLP
The following excerpts are from the Workplace Class Action blog of...
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Jun 20, 2011
My husband loves Apple. In fact, I cannot remember one single trip to Mall...
My husband loves Apple. In fact, I cannot remember one single trip to Mall...
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Jun 16, 2011
Au Bon Pain is updating its brand experience with a new customer-centric...
Au Bon Pain is updating its brand experience with a new customer-centric...
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Expert Opinion

‘The King Kong of Jewelry’: Signet-Zales deal creates a conundrum for retailers and malls

By Michael Lebowitz, director of jewelry, White Pine Jewelry Solutions

Signet Jewelers’ $1.4 billion deal to acquire 90-year-old jewelry mainstay Zales made big headlines back in February. But reporters, analysts and investors were not the only ones paying attention to the pending purchase — as soon as they heard the news, mall managers and mall-based jewelers knew the King Kong of retail jewelry had just been born. More ....

 

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