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CBS News
U.S. retailers have a "ridiculous" problemlikes of Walmart, Kohls (KSS​), Gap (GPS​) and Target (TGT​) were expanding rap
U.S. retailers have a "ridiculous" problem
CBS News / Posted 10 days ago
likes of Walmart, Kohls (KSS​), Gap (GPS​) and Target (TGT​) were expanding rapidly and opening new divisions, according to Ken Perkins, the head of Retail Metrics, a research firm that advises institutional investors on the sector. “In my opinion,... Read more
12d
The Register NorthJersey.com
Ways to save on back-to-school clothing shopping - Shoppingseveral years as mobile phones give shoppers more freedom and options. Politica
Ways to save on back-to-school clothing shopping - Shopping
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 12 days ago
several years as mobile phones give shoppers more freedom and options. Political uncertainty is also weighing on them, says Ken Perkins, president of the research firm Retail Metrics LLC. "Our sense of things is that it’s relatively quiet out... Read more
14d
Times News
Ways to save on back-to-school clothing shoppingseveral years as mobile phones give shoppers more freedom and options. Politica
Ways to save on back-to-school clothing shopping
Times News / Posted 14 days ago
several years as mobile phones give shoppers more freedom and options. Political uncertainty is also weighing on them, says Ken Perkins, president of research firm Retail Metrics LLC. “Our sense of things is that it’s relatively quiet out there.... Read more
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16d
TribLIVE
Stores push back-to-school discountsseveral years as mobile phones give shoppers more freedom and options. Politica
Stores push back-to-school discounts
TribLIVE / Posted 16 days ago
several years as mobile phones give shoppers more freedom and options. Political uncertainty is also weighing on them, said Ken Perkins, president of research firm Retail Metrics LLC. “Our sense of things is that it's relatively quiet out there.... Read more
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17d
Athens Banner-Herald
Ways to save on back-to-school clothing shoppingseveral years as mobile phones give shoppers more freedom and options. Politica
Ways to save on back-to-school clothing shopping
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 17 days ago
several years as mobile phones give shoppers more freedom and options. Political uncertainty is also weighing on them, says Ken Perkins, president of research firm Retail Metrics LLC. "Our sense of things is that it's relatively quiet out there.... Read more
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17d
Finance and Commerce
Department stores aim to be destinationsrolled out new technology from a startup called Salesfloor that delivers person
Department stores aim to be destinations
Finance and Commerce / Posted 17 days ago
rolled out new technology from a startup called Salesfloor that delivers personalized service for its online shoppers. Ken Perkins, president of research firm Retail Metrics, says the latest reports are somewhat encouraging, but department... Read more
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17d
CNBC
Before you buy into the department store rally, consider thisby their results. "It's important to note that these department store earnings
Before you buy into the department store rally, consider this
CNBC / Posted 17 days ago
by their results. "It's important to note that these department store earnings are still down year-over-year," said Ken Perkins, president of Retail Metrics. "Maybe they're slowly turning a corner but they're still facing all the same... Read more
17d
The News-Herald
Ways to save on back-to-school clothing shoppingseveral years as mobile phones give shoppers more freedom and options. Politica
Ways to save on back-to-school clothing shopping
The News-Herald / Posted 17 days ago
several years as mobile phones give shoppers more freedom and options. Political uncertainty is also weighing on them, says Ken Perkins, president of research firm Retail Metrics LLC. “Our sense of things is that it’s relatively quiet out there.... Read more
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17d
Newsmax
Department Stores Hope to Recapture Appeal, Become Destinationsrolled out new technology from a startup called Salesfloor that delivers person
Department Stores Hope to Recapture Appeal, Become Destinations
Newsmax / Posted 17 days ago
rolled out new technology from a startup called Salesfloor that delivers personalized service for its online shoppers. Ken Perkins, president of research firm Retail Metrics, says the latest reports are somewhat encouraging, but department... Read more
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17d
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Department Stores Look To Become Destinationsrolled out new technology from a startup called Salesfloor that delivers person
Department Stores Look To Become Destinations
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 17 days ago
rolled out new technology from a startup called Salesfloor that delivers personalized service for its online shoppers. Ken Perkins, president of research firm Retail Metrics, says the latest reports are somewhat encouraging, but department... Read more
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17d
The Champaign News-Gazette
Department stores aim to be destinationsbeauty offerings such as brow bars. Elements of that renovation will be incorpo
Department stores aim to be destinations
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
beauty offerings such as brow bars. Elements of that renovation will be incorporated across other stores, Metrick said. Ken Perkins, president of research firm Retail Metrics, says the latest reports are somewhat encouraging, but department... Read more
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17d
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Retailers chase consumer desiresroom for expanded beauty offerings. Elements of that renovation will be incorpo
Retailers chase consumer desires
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
room for expanded beauty offerings. Elements of that renovation will be incorporated across other stores, Metrick said. Ken Perkins, president of research firm Retail Metrics, said the latest reports are somewhat encouraging, but department... Read more
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17d
The Alliance Review
Department stores strive to recapture appeal, be destinationsrolled out new technology from a startup called Salesfloor that delivers person
Department stores strive to recapture appeal, be destinations
The Alliance Review / Posted 17 days ago
rolled out new technology from a startup called Salesfloor that delivers personalized service for its online shoppers. Ken Perkins, president of research firm Retail Metrics, says the latest reports are somewhat encouraging, but department... Read more
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18d
The Seattle Times
Department stores hope to recapture appeal, transform into destinationsrolled out new technology from a startup called Salesfloor that delivers person
Department stores hope to recapture appeal, transform into destinations
The Seattle Times / Posted 18 days ago
rolled out new technology from a startup called Salesfloor that delivers personalized service for its online shoppers. Ken Perkins, president of research firm Retail Metrics, says the latest earnings reports are somewhat encouraging, but... Read more
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18d
TribLIVE
Retailers bring offerings shoppers can’t find online in fight to restore foot trafficbeauty offerings such as brow bars. Elements of that renovation will be incorpo
Retailers bring offerings shoppers can’t find online in fight to restore foot traffic
TribLIVE / Posted 18 days ago
beauty offerings such as brow bars. Elements of that renovation will be incorporated across other stores, Metrick said. Ken Perkins, president of research firm Retail Metrics, said the latest reports are somewhat encouraging but department... Read more
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18d
Kingston Daily Freeman
Ways to save on back-to-school clothing shoppingseveral years as mobile phones give shoppers more freedom and options. Politica
Ways to save on back-to-school clothing shopping
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 18 days ago
several years as mobile phones give shoppers more freedom and options. Political uncertainty is also weighing on them, says Ken Perkins, president of research firm Retail Metrics LLC. “Our sense of things is that it’s relatively quiet out there.... Read more
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18d
The Florida Times-Union
Department stores hope to recapture appeal, be destinationsrolled out new technology from a startup called Salesfloor that delivers person
Department stores hope to recapture appeal, be destinations
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 18 days ago
rolled out new technology from a startup called Salesfloor that delivers personalized service for its online shoppers. Ken Perkins, president of research firm Retail Metrics, says the latest reports are somewhat encouraging, but department... Read more
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18d
Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Department stores hope to recapture appeal, be destinationsrolled out new technology from a startup called Salesfloor that delivers person
Department stores hope to recapture appeal, be destinations
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
rolled out new technology from a startup called Salesfloor that delivers personalized service for its online shoppers. Ken Perkins, president of research firm Retail Metrics, says the latest reports are somewhat encouraging, but department... Read more
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18d
The Hendersonville Times-News
Department stores hope to recapture appeal, be destinationsrolled out new technology from a startup called Salesfloor that delivers person
Department stores hope to recapture appeal, be destinations
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 18 days ago
rolled out new technology from a startup called Salesfloor that delivers personalized service for its online shoppers. Ken Perkins, president of research firm Retail Metrics, says the latest reports are somewhat encouraging, but department... Read more
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18d
The Economic Times
Department stores hope to recapture appeal, be destinationsbeauty offerings such as brow bars. Elements of that renovation will be incorpo
Department stores hope to recapture appeal, be destinations
The Economic Times / Posted 18 days ago
beauty offerings such as brow bars. Elements of that renovation will be incorporated across other stores, Metrick said. Ken Perkins, president of research firm Retail Metrics, says the latest reports are somewhat encouraging, but department... Read more
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18d
Island Packet
Department stores hope to recapture appeal, be destinationsrolled out new technology from a startup called Salesfloor that delivers person
Department stores hope to recapture appeal, be destinations
Island Packet / Posted 18 days ago
rolled out new technology from a startup called Salesfloor that delivers personalized service for its online shoppers. Ken Perkins, president of research firm Retail Metrics, says the latest reports are somewhat encouraging, but department... Read more
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18d
PhysOrg
Department stores hope to recapture appeal, be destinationsbeauty offerings such as brow bars. Elements of that renovation will be incorpo
Department stores hope to recapture appeal, be destinations
PhysOrg / Posted 18 days ago
beauty offerings such as brow bars. Elements of that renovation will be incorporated across other stores, Metrick said. Ken Perkins, president of research firm Retail Metrics, says the latest reports are somewhat encouraging, but department... Read more
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18d
Salon.com
Department stores hope to recapture appeal, be destinationsbeauty offerings such as brow bars. Elements of that renovation will be incorpo
Department stores hope to recapture appeal, be destinations
Salon.com / Posted 18 days ago
beauty offerings such as brow bars. Elements of that renovation will be incorporated across other stores, Metrick said. Ken Perkins, president of research firm Retail Metrics, says the latest reports are somewhat encouraging, but department... Read more
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18d
The Mercury News
Ways to save on back-to-school clothing shoppingseveral years as mobile phones give shoppers more freedom and options. Politica
Ways to save on back-to-school clothing shopping
The Mercury News / Posted 18 days ago
several years as mobile phones give shoppers more freedom and options. Political uncertainty is also weighing on them, says Ken Perkins, president of research firm Retail Metrics LLC. "Our sense of things is that it's relatively quiet out there.... Read more
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19d
The Pekin Daily Times
Ways to save on back-to-school clothing shoppingseveral years as mobile phones give shoppers more freedom and options. Politica
Ways to save on back-to-school clothing shopping
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 19 days ago
several years as mobile phones give shoppers more freedom and options. Political uncertainty is also weighing on them, says Ken Perkins, president of research firm Retail Metrics LLC."Our sense of things is that it's relatively quiet out there.... Read more
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19d
CBS News
7 ways to save on back-to-school clothes shoppingseveral years as mobile phones give shoppers more freedom and options. Politica
7 ways to save on back-to-school clothes shopping
CBS News / Posted 19 days ago
several years as mobile phones give shoppers more freedom and options. Political uncertainty is also weighing on them, says Ken Perkins, president of research firm Retail Metrics LLC. "Our sense of things is that it's relatively quiet out there.... Read more
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20d
Bangor Daily News
Dismal store traffic drags down Gap’s July Salesfor a 1.5 percent decrease. The results mark the 15th monthly same-store sales
Dismal store traffic drags down Gap’s July Sales
Bangor Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
for a 1.5 percent decrease. The results mark the 15th monthly same-store sales decline in the last 16 months, according to Ken Perkins, an analyst at Retail Metrics Inc. “July proved to be difficult for retailers as hot weather, record Amazon... Read more
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21d
CNBC
No, the sky isn't falling. But department stores may make it seem that way soonwith less than stellar results that initiated a brief period of 'the sky is fal
No, the sky isn't falling. But department stores may make it seem that way soon
CNBC / Posted 21 days ago
with less than stellar results that initiated a brief period of 'the sky is falling' mentality," Retail Metrics President Ken Perkins said. "We may be setting up for a similar scenario here in August and would not necessarily read through tough... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Online sales help boost L Brands' results for Julyof strength during the month while swim, apparel and beauty — all categories un
Online sales help boost L Brands' results for July
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 25 days ago
of strength during the month while swim, apparel and beauty — all categories undergoing changes— were all soft," said Ken Perkins, president of Retail Metrics, a retail research firm. Bath & Body Works reported a strong month, with... Read more

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