Management

Best Buy, J.C. Penney CEOs on the Value of Workplace Diversity
January 17, 2018 at 12:02 pm

In a panel discussion yesterday afternoon at the National Retail Federation Big Show in New York City, Hubert Joly and Marvin Ellison, the CEOs of Best Buy and J.C. Penney, respectively, addressed the importance diversity and inclusion in the workplace can have not only on their own businesses, but all corporations. Joly and Ellison were…

Optimism Abounds at NRF Economic Panel
January 16, 2018 at 10:27 am

Riding the wave of the best holiday shopping season in nearly a decade, retailers are optimistic about the prospects for a strong 2018. And economists share their enthusiasm. In a panel discussion yesterday at the National Retail Federation’s (NRF) Big Show in New York City, Jack Kleinhenz, chief economist for the NRF; Gad Levanon, chief…

Wal-Mart Reportedly Cutting 1,000 Corporate Jobs
January 15, 2018 at 11:01 am

Wal-Mart is planning to cut over 1,000 corporate jobs, The Wall Street Journal reported Friday citing sources. The layoffs, expected to be completed by Jan. 31, 2019, will focus largely on employees in its corporate headquarters in Bentonville, Ark., the report said. Wal-Mart, the country's largest private employer, has 1.5 million workers in the U.S. and 2.3…

Top Women in Retail 2018: Rachel Blumenthal, Founder and CEO, Rockets of Awesome
January 15, 2018 at 9:54 am

Total Retail and sister brand Women in Retail Leadership Circle (WIRLC) are proud to present our eighth annual list of the Top Women in Retail. This year's list features a who's who of top female executives in the retail industry. Take advantage of this opportunity to learn more about some of the brightest minds and leaders retail has to offer.

Top Women in Retail 2018: Shea Jensen, Senior Vice President of Customer Experience, Nordstrom
January 15, 2018 at 9:08 am

Total Retail and sister brand Women in Retail Leadership Circle (WIRLC) are proud to present our eighth annual list of the Top Women in Retail. This year's list features a who's who of top female executives in the retail industry. Take advantage of this opportunity to learn more about some of the brightest minds and leaders retail has to offer.

Top Women in Retail 2018: Fran Horowitz, Chief Executive Officer, Abercrombie & Fitch Co.
January 15, 2018 at 8:52 am

Total Retail and sister brand Women in Retail Leadership Circle (WIRLC) are proud to present our eighth annual list of the Top Women in Retail. This year's list features a who's who of top female executives in the retail industry. Take advantage of this opportunity to learn more about some of the brightest minds and leaders retail has to offer.

Top Women in Retail 2018: Georgie Greville, Co-Founder and Creative Director, Milk Makeup
January 15, 2018 at 8:12 am

Total Retail and sister brand Women in Retail Leadership Circle (WIRLC) are proud to present our eighth annual list of the Top Women in Retail. This year's list features a who's who of top female executives in the retail industry. Take advantage of this opportunity to learn more about some of the brightest minds and leaders retail has to offer.

Top Women in Retail 2018: Paula Bennett, President and CEO, J.Jill
January 15, 2018 at 8:03 am

Total Retail and sister brand Women in Retail Leadership Circle (WIRLC) are proud to present our eighth annual list of the Top Women in Retail. This year's list features a who's who of top female executives in the retail industry. Take advantage of this opportunity to learn more about some of the brightest minds and leaders retail has to offer.

Wal-Mart Raises Minimum Wage, Gives Out Bonuses
January 12, 2018 at 1:11 pm

Wal-Mart is boosting the minimum hourly wage for its U.S. employees to $11 and giving out bonuses of up to $1,000. USA Today reports the big-box store chain, which has more than 1 million U.S. hourly employees, will reap a windfall from the U.S. corporate tax rate cut to 21 percent, down from 35 percent.…