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Retail Pulse: IKEA To Open ‘Planning Studio’ In NYC; Pizza Hut Will Acquire QuikOrder

Big retailers are opening smaller-format stores in major U.S. cities, and IKEA is no exception: It is intending to bring a “Planning Studio” to Manhattan...

ESL Seeks To Purchase 500 Sears Stores

In an effort to save Sears, ESL Investments is looking to purchase 500 of the retailer’s stores with a $4.6 billion proposal. The retailer...

US Lawmakers Want Cheaper Chapter 11 For SMBs

According to The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) on Friday (Nov. 30), two U.S. lawmakers proposed a bill to make filing for bankruptcy easier, faster and more...

InsurTech Oyster Launches Workers’ Comp Service In California

A new insurance technology (InsurTech) company is rolling out its workers’ compensation solution in California.Insurance Journal reported late last week that Oyster Insurance launched its...

Dick’s Sees Sales Slide But Profits Hold In Q3

Sales were down in Q3 Dick’s Sporting goods – the retailer announced a net sales decline of 4.5 percent year-over-year to $1.86 billion.  eCommerce...

BillingTree and TCN Announce Strategic Contact Center Integration Partnership

PHOENIX and ST. GEORGE, Utah, Nov. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- BillingTree®, the payment problem solvers™, today announced an integration with TCN, the leading provider of cloud contact center technology for enterprises,...

Gymboree Mulls Closing Half Its Retail Stores

Gymboree, the U.S. retail outfit that sells children’s clothing, is mulling whether to shutter more than half of its 900-store base, Reuters reported Tuesday...

Give SMBs A Break On Cyber Penalties, Researchers Argue

Two researchers from Bloomsberg University of Pennsylvania are arguing that small businesses should not be held accountable to the same level as large corporations...

TechStyle Fashion’s Call Center Strategy

Consumers want to look their best for all kinds of occasions — whether that entails taking holiday photos, the first day at a new...

SMB Lending Crunch Hits China

Small businesses (SMBs) in China are struggling to access bank loans with large, state-owned corporations, according to recent analysis from French trade credit insurer...
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