Inside Retail | Inside
Inside Retail

The news, trends and tech that is reshaping the rapidly changing world of retail

1. PepsiCo’s first female CEO has stepped down after 12 years at the helm of the beverage giant....

2. The number of jobs in the retail sector increased by 66,000 in July over the same month last year, according to the latest National Retail Federation numbers. ...

3. Walmart has partnered with Alert Innovation to test a new robotics system that selects customers’ grocery orders. ...

Subscribe to Inside Retail


1. Kraft Heinz said it plans to make all of its packaging recyclable or compostable by 2025. ...

2. As the battle for market share in online grocery continues, Kroger is ramping up its own delivery service....

3. Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway just gave Sears landlord Seritage Growth Properties a vote of confidence in the form of a term loan facility for up to $2 billion. ...

4. Parents who were bummed about the closure of Toys R Us drove a surge in toy sales in the first half of the year. ...

5. More than 365 people in 15 states have now been sickened by McDonald’s tainted salads....

4. Riding retail’s overall rebound, The Container Store Group reported consolidated net sales increased 6.9% in the first quarter compared to a year prior....

5. In general, major retail stocks are reflecting a healthy economy....

1. Global companies are grappling with rising tariffs in different ways. ...

2. Fossil Group Inc. has partnered with BMW to make BMW-branded watches and smartwatches. ...

3. In the wake of the failure of Babies R Us, Walmart is making a bigger push into the baby market....

4. Under Armour reported better-than-expected second quarter results, with international revenue increasing 28% year over year....

5. Retailers in the U.S. suffer more data breaches than retailers in other countries, according to the 2018 Thales Data Threat Report....

1. Nike said it plans to give a raise to 7,000 employees, or about 10% of its workforce....

Retailer, check out these 10 actionable marketing insights that will power your growth

Companies are always searching for the next BIG thing. A bestseller, a trend setter, a game changer. In marketing, we are looking to build creative and innovative strategies that will engage our customers, strengthen purchasing behaviors and significantly increase company revenue. But how? We gathered the best insights from Optimove users to help you optimize your business. Get your free guide now.


2. Ivanka Trump has closed her fashion and accessories business in favor of a career in public policy....

3. Amazon is offering perks that are helping drive its customers to rent Avis cars. ...

4. Chick-fil-A is planning to test meal kits at 150 locations starting later this summer in the Atlanta area, making it the first U.S. fast-food restaurant to get in on the meal delivery trend....

load more stories