Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Infographic: How Amazon Makes Its Money

Everyone knows Amazon generates a great deal of revenue. But given how diverse the company has become (does anyone remember when it was just...

Amazon’s New Clothes May Outstrip Department Stores

According to a note issued by Morgan Stanley last week, it is predicted that Amazon will become the largest apparel retailer - by volume...

Opinion – Ed Gribbin on the AAPN Carolina Mill Tour Part 2

Here, as he promised, is the second half of Ed Gribbin's 'report' on our amazingly successful and informative AAPN Carolina Mill Tour. Enjoy! It really...

Alibaba vs. Amazon: Who Will Become Biggest Fastest?

Please note that Robin Lewis, who's article follows, is on our program May 6-8 at our Annual Conference at the Four Seasons Miami and...

Facing Retail in 2018 – How Nordstrom and Macy’s Tackle These Issues

With Toys R Us gone, H & M facing significant difficulties and a number of other 'big name' retailers already facing disaster in just...

Who Will Amazon Buy Next?

Last week Amazon officially passed Alphabet (Google's parent company) to become the second most valuable brand in the US, just behind Apple Inc. Everyone knows,...

Toys’R’Was – The Downfall of a Retail Legend

Toy Story: The Final Chapter – the demise of Toys’R’Us. It may have been on the cards for some time but the final end...

Kroger and Alibaba? This Might Make More Sense Than You Think

Once upon a time, a the concept of trade channels was the norm. Grocery stores sold groceries. Apparel stores sold apparel. And so on....

Why Fast-Fashion H&M Is Losing Favor With American Fashionistas: It’s A Mess

H&M's troubles run deeper than an upset over a poorly conceived photoshoot. Why Fast-Fashion H&M Is Losing Favor With American Fashionistas: It's A Mess Forbes, Feb...

The Amazon Squeeze: You Choking Yet?

NOTE: Robin Lewis is on the program of our 2018 pro:Americas Annual Conference, at the Four Seasons, Miami - register NOW!  The Amazon Squeeze: You...