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Dec
11
2017
There's a giant warehouse full of product launches that failed

Smithsonian.com

Dec
7
2017
Pantone picks deep purple 'Ultra Violet' as color of year

USA TODAY

Nov
28
2017
Cyber Monday sets mobile shopping record in US

c|net

Nov
29
2017
Home Depot shares hit all-time high as housing momentum swells, company advances mobile initiatives

CNBC

Nov
14
2017
Home Depot is retail's bright spot as it courts younger shoppers who prefer DIY

CNBC

Oct
25
2017
Lowe's to sell Craftsman tools, broadening distribution beyond Sears

CNBC

Oct
24
2017
Sears stops selling Whirlpool, ending 100-year partnership

Bloomberg

Oct
18
2017
Toymakers are targeting your children via YouTube's kid influencers

BloombergBusinessweek

Oct
13
2017
Walmart and Target are banding with Google to take on Amazon

Adweek

Oct
6
2017
Walmart takes a swing at Amazon, says a $99 membership shouldn’t be required to get free shipping

Adweek

Sep
25
2017
How does that sofa look in my house? Lowe's app can show you

U.S. News & World Report

Sep
10
2017
Nordstrom tries on a new look: stores without merchandise

msn.com

Sep
8
2017
Hurricane Irma: Home Depot, Lowe's prepare for second major storm

FoxBusiness

Sep
6
2017
About 200 Gap and Banana Republic stores will shut down

Associated Press

Aug
15
2017
Target introduces next-day home delivery of household items to Denver-Boulder shoppers

The Denver Post

Aug
8
2017
Walmart wants to monitor shoppers' facial expressions

USA TODAY

Jul
27
2017
Whirlpool's stock falls nearly 7% as the appliance maker says an Amazon-Sears deal isn't a concern

CNBC

Jul
12
2017
Amazon Prime Day breaks record, grows more than 60 percent

CNBC

Jul
6
2017
It’s official: massive Outdoor Retailer trade shows coming to Denver starting in 2018

The Denver Post

Jun
27
2017
Canada's housing boom shelters Home Depot and Lowe from web onslaught — for now

Financial Post

Jun
7
2017
Amazon drops price of its Prime membership for low-income shoppers

Forbes

May
26
2017
Walmart slashes prices with pickup discount: Welcome to the new world of pick-and-mix pricing

Forbes

May
24
2017
Lowe's Q1 earnings fall as competition, higher costs take toll

USA TODAY

May
18
2017
Walmart sales rise as retailer expands online

USA TODAY

May
15
2017
Home Depot, TJX: Retail isn't all doomed

FoxBusiness

May
8
2017
How Home Depot is winning while retail loses

AJC.com

May
8
2017
The long, hard, unprecedented fall of Sears

Bloomberg

May
5
2017
Whirlpool buys Yummly recipe site, app

ZDNet

May
4
2017
Can Walmart’s expensive new e-commerce operation compete with Amazon?

BloombergBusinessweek

Apr
17
2017
What in the world is causing the retail meltdown of 2017?

The Atlantic

Apr
10
2017
Home Depot now makes $5 billion online, but a stellar store experience remains its top priority

Adweek

Apr
5
2017
The troubles at the American mall are coming to a boil

The Washington Post

Mar
17
2017
One of Macy's largest threats is getting even bigger

CNBC

Feb
24
2017
J.C. Penney holiday quarter sales drop, to shut 130-140 stores

Reuters

Feb
23
2017
Landlords are taking over the U.S. housing market

Bloomberg

Feb
16
2017
Will Lidl's plans to conquer the US market benefit consumers as much as Walmart did?

Forbes

Feb
8
2017
Walmart aims to leverage British arm Asda back to health

Reuters

Jan
5
2017
Sears closing 150 stores, selling Craftsman in attempt to survive

USA Today

Dec
3
2016
Sears is on the brink of catastrophe as store closures loom and top execs flee the company

Business Insider

Nov
10
2016
Department stores are getting smaller and investors are loving it

CNBC

Oct
19
2016
Look who’s driving the U.S. housing market

Yahoo! News

Oct
6
2016
Walmart pulls back, slows U.S. store openings

USA Today

Aug
30
2016
Lowe's robot wants to help you find the plumbing aisle

CNET

Aug
11
2016
Macy's is closing another 100 stores

CNN Money

Jul
18
2016
62%

of those who recently moved into a newly constructed home are likely to buy area rugs in the next 12 months, and 59% are in need of a new vacuum cleaner.

Jul
18
2016
1%

While only 1% of homeowners overall bought solar panels in the last 12 months, 7% of those moving into a newly constructed home did so.

Jul
18
2016
Why luxury retailers are losing their luster

USA Today

May
24
2016
Lowe’s Canada looks to build brand awareness amid Rona takeover

The Globe and Mail

May
17
2016
Why Home Depot's sales are soaring, while rest of retail struggles

Fortune

May
2
2016
Is the heyday of malls past as more department stores close?

NBC News

Apr
29
2016
3 in 10%

Americans visited Macy’s (30%) or JCPenney (31%) during the last 12 months, while 26% shopped at Sears.

Apr
10
2016
How retail stores are using virtual reality to make shopping more fun

Los Angeles Times

Apr
4
2016
This company is best positioned to capitalize on Sears' demise

The Motley Fool

Apr
1
2016
Rona shareholders approve $3.2B Lowe’s takeover

Toronto Star

Mar
17
2016
1/2%

Older Americans have the travel bug – 47% among the WWII generation took a vacation out of state in the last 12 months, and 23% traveled out of the country.

Mar
14
2016
Under new CMO, Lowe's debuts marketing rebrand

AdvertisingAge

Mar
11
2016
Good news for Walmart: It's winning over Millennials at the perfect moment

Fortune

Feb
23
2016
Home Depot earnings crush expectations, stock surges

Business Insider

Feb
22
2016
'Costcoholics': Costco's $113.7 Billion Addicts

Forbes

Feb
22
2016
36%

Amazon is by far Americans’ most favorite place to shop, with 36% selecting it as their top choice, outperforming number two Walmart by a factor of 2.8 (13% say Walmart is their favorite place to shop)

Jan
12
2016
Toyota's Scion brand targeting older audience as "millennials" delay car purchases

The Economic Times

Dec
9
2015
Home Depot looks to adapt for baby boomers who aren't so into 'do-it-yourself' anymore

The Washington Post

Dec
1
2015
Nearly half the orders on Walmart.com since Thanksgiving have come from mobile devices

Quartz

Nov
25
2015
42%

of those living in the West of the U.S. agree the economy is better than last year, the highest rate in the country – agreement ranges from 35% to 37% for the other regions in the country.

Nov
25
2015
Why retailers will lose the war on Thanksgiving

msn.com

Nov
18
2015
Target, Walmart see slower online sales

CNBC

Nov
13
2015
1/2%

(48%) of home owners did some sort of renovation or remodeling project on their home in the last 3 months.

Nov
11
2015
Macy's Will House Off-Price Outlets Within Its Stores in 2016

AdvertisingAge

Nov
13
2015
43%

of U.S. consumers report using a smartphone to search for information when shopping in the last three months, up from 36% just six months ago.

Oct
19
2015
Walmart puts the squeeze on suppliers to share its pain as earnings sag

Reuters

Sep
16
2015
Walmart built the fastest-growing retail app by focusing on one key shopper habit

Quartz

Aug
17
2015
Why Americans waiting longer than ever to buy first homes

AP

Aug
5
2015
Lowe's renovates retail strategy with new Manhattan stores

Fortune

Jul
23
2015
Walmart, thwarted by India's retail restrictions, goes big: wholesale

Los Angeles Times

Jul
13
2015
The key differences between Walmart and Amazon in one chart

Business Insider

Jun
29
2015
Home Depot could be winner in the dotcom segment

Forbes

Jun
4
2015
The man who's reinventing Walmart

Fortune

May
25
2015
How Target Corp’s demise in Canada could be a gain for Lowe’s

Financial Post

May
20
2015
Different responses to winter: Lowe's misses and Home Depot beats expectations

Reuters

May
14
2015
Walmart takes on Amazon Prime

USA Today

May
12
2015
Rona says it’s not losing sleep over Lowe’s addition of former Target stores

Toronto Star

May
5
2015
Home Depot aiming to put Apple Pay in its 2,000 stores

Bloomberg

May
5
2015
Macy's Takes On T.J. Maxx With New Discount Chain

msn.com

Apr
29
2015
Lowe's Lets Consumers Run Wild With 3D Printing

AdvertisingAge

Apr
13
2015
Spring Fever for Homebuilders Bodes Well for U.S. Stock Market

Bloomberg

Mar
27
2015
Re-Assembly Required: What Target, Walmart Could Learn from Ikea's Expansion

Forbes

Mar
27
2015
16%

of U.S. households belonging to the WWII generation took a vacation outside of the United States in 2014.

Mar
23
2015
Walmart Gets Cautious With Mexican Expansion Amid Weak Market Conditions

Forbes

Mar
1
2015
Target Has A New CEO: Will He Re-Energize The Retailer?

Fortune

Feb
25
2015
Higher Home Renovation Spending Drives Sales at Lowe's

Reuters

Feb
2
2015
Corporate America Feels Downdraft While Recovery Lifts Households

Bloomberg

Feb
2
2015
1/3%

of Millennials moved during 2014, compared to only 19% of Gen Xers, 9% of Baby Boomers and 5% of the WWII generation.

Jan
24
2015
Home Depot: Key Trends In Housing Impacting The Home Improvement Market

Forbes

Jan
16
2015
How Target Botched a $7-billion Rollout

The Globe and Mail

Jan
15
2015
Wal-Mart’s Low Prices, Long Johns Beat Target in Canada

The Seattle Times

Jan
12
2015
CES 2014: 'Smart home' sector finally wises up

USA Today

Jan
6
2015
Higher Shipping Rates and the Amazon Effect

CNBC

Jan
5
2015
Young Home Buyers Return in U.S. as Economy Accelerates

Bloomberg

Jan
2
2015
Housing in 2015: 'We Are in a Slow March Back to Normal'

Bloomberg Businessweek

Dec
21
2014
U.S. Luxury Retailers Flock To Canada, But Will Canadians Flock To Them?

The Huffington Post

Dec
18
2014
Can Walmart Clerks Ship as Fast as Amazon Robots?

The Wall Street Journal

Dec
3
2014
Wal-Mart Cites Strong Cyber Monday Orders

The Wall Street Journal

Nov
14
2014
Retail Sales in U.S. Showed Broad-Based Gain in October

Bloomberg

Nov
5
2014
Meet Lowe's Newest Sales Associate -- OSHbot, the Robot

Advertising Age

Oct
6
2014
Retail giants Walmart, Sears and Lowe’s are suffering in Canada

Financial Post

Sep
19
2014
Housing Starts Fell 14% in August

msn.com

Sep
5
2014
The U.S. South Rises as a Manufacturing Hub

Bloomberg Businessweek

Sep
2
2014
10%

of Millennials had a baby or adopted a child in past 12 months, whereas 4% of Gen Xers and Baby Boomers had a child move out.

Sep
4
2014
16%

of Millennials say Target is their favorite store to shop, compared to only 3% among the WWII generation.

Sep
4
2014
Breathing New Life Into The American Mall

Forbes

Aug
26
2014
Demand Up, U.S. Economy Shows Gains

The New York Times

Aug
20
2014
Home Depot Hits High Sales Note

The Wall Street Journal

Jun
25
2014
May durable goods orders fall 1%

USA Today

Jul
14
2014
Home Depot Starts Selling 3-D Printers in Stores

Bloomberg News

Jun
11
2014
Lowe's 3-D room makes remodeling a (virtual) reality

CNBC

May
27
2014
Durable goods orders jump

CNBC News

May
2
2014
Consumer Sentiment in U.S. Rose in April to Nine-Month High

Bloomberg News

May
7
2014
Appliance Sales Could Rise as Americans Upgrade: EcoPulse

Bloomberg News

May
28
2014
31%

of furniture consumers say online research is most helpful among various resources

May
1
2014
24%

of WWII generation Americans made a purchase at Ace Hardware in 2013 compared to 7% of Millennials and 11% of Gen Xers

May
3
2014
Manufacturing Picks Up as U.S. Consumers Spend: Economy

Bloomberg News

Apr
23
2014
Ow, Canada: U.S retailers get the cold shoulder

U.S. News

Apr
19
2014

Online furniture purchases in 2013: How IKEA measures up

Apr
15
2014
7/10%

of Millennials used their smartphone or tablet to search for info while in a store (72%) in 4Q13 compared to 59% of Americans overall

Apr
17
2014
16%

Tablet purchases increased in 2013 over the previous year

Apr
14
2014
Consumer Credit in U.S. Rose More Than Forecast in February

Bloomberg News

Apr
13
2014
21%

of new movers purchased a full-size vacuum in 2013

Apr
13
2014
52%

of Baby Boomers have purchased something from Amazon in the past 12 months

Apr
10
2014
Costco Is Facing a Looming, Bulk-Sized Problem

TIME

Apr
12
2014

Home improvement stores Americans purchased at in 2013

Apr
12
2014
16%

of binoculars purchased on Amazon.com are used for bird watching

Apr
9
2014
2 to 1%

Millennials are twice as likely to have purchased a vacuum in 4Q13 compared to Baby Boomers

Apr
9
2014
9%

of new movers purchase a new refrigerator when they move

Apr
8
2014
2/3%

of new movers have purchased home décor products in 4Q13 compared to 43% of Americans overall

Apr
7
2014
Home Depot Profit Tops Estimates as Housing Spurs Sales

Bloomberg News

Apr
6
2014
6%

increase in incidence in large home appliance purchases from 2012 to 2013

Apr
5
2014
2x%

New movers are nearly twice as likely (18% compared to 9%) to have purchased a new mattress in 4Q13 as the general population overall

Apr
1
2014
Why Walmart is getting too expensive for the middle class

Yahoo! Finance

May
8
2014

Who used a smartphone to search for info when shopping in 1Q14?

Apr
1
2014
30%

of golf rangefinder purchases are made online compared to 21% of hunting rangefinder purchases