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Poor Store: Wet Seal Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection

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Bad news for the teen retailing world. The Wet Seal, Inc. (Nasdaq: WTSL), a specialty retailer for teeny boppers,  announced today that it has filed voluntary petitions for relief under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware (the “Bankruptcy Court”) on January 15, 2015. Wet Seal, Inc. will continue ... Read More »

How Retail Shop coop & spree is Surviving in a E-commerce World

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Brooke Richman, 28, is incredibly smart. While everyone else her age is launching tech startups and e-commerce platforms, she still believes in the traditional retail experience. After chatting with Richman and her team we discovered she still believes in “high touch, emotion-driven shopping,” which is still at the core of the shopping experience and how women prefer to spend their ... Read More »

RetailMeNot Highlights the Influence Promotions have on Sales

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Who doesn’t love a great deal or coupon? RetailMeNot, a marketplace for digital offers, just conducted a Google Consumer survey to understand the effect that promotions have on consumers, as well as sales. The survey hits six major points of consumer decisions, the journey to the checkout cart, and what part promotions play along the way. It shows the impact ... Read More »

Survey reveals slow growth for online shopping

Obvious fact-online shopping offers you the convenience and accessibility that in-person shopping at malls or boutiques may not. Ordering items from all of your favorite stores, at any hour of the day seems like the ideal shopping experience, but according to a recent study by Geometry Global, online shopping isn’t seeing the growth that is expected. The study, titled “Connected ... Read More »