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Jun 07, 2011
By Lindsey Lanzisero senior associate, Hay Group's Retail Practice and...
By Lindsey Lanzisero, Lindsey.Lanzisero@HayGroup.com and Craig Rowley,...
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Jun 03, 2011
By Harry Herget, SynTel, LLC, co-founder and director of marketing
By Harry Herget, syntelllc.com
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Jun 01, 2011
By George F. Brown Jr., CEO and cofounder, Blue Canyon Partners, &...
By George F. Brown Jr. and David G. Hartman Enjoy the Pack
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May 31, 2011
From a local cheese shop founded by a career changer, to a specialty...
New York City -- From a local cheese shop founded by a career changer, to...
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May 26, 2011
We have all seen the sales people come through the office claiming to have...
By Ron Harwood, ronh@illuminatingconcepts.com We have all seen the...
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May 26, 2011
Who should manage your company's digital ad budget dollars? In an...
By Scott Setrakian, Setrakian@PredictiveTechnologies.com Who should manage...
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May 25, 2011
Final attendance numbers aren’t available yet, and while RECon 2011 may...
Final attendance numbers aren’t available yet, and while RECon 2011...
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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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