Tag Archives: Amazon.com

New Amazon Competitor Teams with Local Retailers

A new online service called PriceLocal has launched across the United States that gives consumers the ability to browse on Amazon, and then get … Continue reading

Posted in News, Web-Exclusive Content

Food Forum: GMDC Celebrates its 45-Year Anniversary

The Global Market Development Center celebrates its 45-year anniversary with a retrospective look at the top retail innovations since the 1970s. We are proud … Continue reading

Posted in 2015 09 Article Archives, Columns

50 Shades of Lost Sales

I’m no prude, but a couple of evenings before Valentine’s Day I saw a commercial that was so repulsive it should be banned from … Continue reading

Posted in Blogs, Web-Exclusive Content

Publix, Aldi, and H-E-B Earn Top Customer Experience Ratings

Temkin Group announces the publication of the 2015 Temkin Experience Ratings, the fifth year that the company has published its benchmark of customer experience … Continue reading

Posted in News

From the publisher: Besting Amazon

With new marketing strategies, Best Buy has provided a blue print for brick-and-mortar retailers to succeed in the digital world. Take that Amazon.com. That … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 12 Article Archives, Columns

Nonfoods Talk: Flight of the Phoenix

Almost miraculously, Best Buy managed to turn its financial situation around in a year. Can the consumer electronics chain keep it going? There was … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 01 Article Archives, Columns, Nonfoods for Profit

From the Publisher: Good cheer to all

The holiday season is always a good time to wish for things. Here is my list for the mass retail industry. As always there … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 12 Article Archives, Columns

The HBC top 50

Supermarkets keep fighting for market share with more and more retail formats in the HBC category. Continue reading

Posted in 2013 04 Article Archives, Nonfoods for Profit

Fearsome predator

Amazon.com is stressing price, convenience and selection; center store, nonfoods and even fresh items are at risk. Continue reading

Posted in 2012 12 Article Archives, Cover Stories