July 31, 2029

50 Best Retail Tips of 2019 to Drive Business Gains in the New Year

by Joe Keenan

Total Retail is excited to present to you its 50 Best Retail Tips of 2019! For this annual report, the Total Retail editorial team spent time in last year’s fourth quarter poring over each piece of content we created in 2019 to identify the 50 very best tips of the year. We reviewed the content published in…


Amazon Changes to Look for in 2020

by Vanessa Ruminski

Over the last decade, Amazon.com has become one of the most powerful companies in technology and beyond. Amazon’s success shows no signs of slowing down in 2020, especially in terms of its unmatched logistics operations and advertising earnings. Revenue in Amazon’s core business, e-commerce, has increased sevenfold from an already massive base of $34.2 billion,…

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5 Easy Resolutions to Keep a Clean Database in 2020

Ready to jumpstart 2020 with clean customer data? We’re sharing the five easiest resolutions to refresh customer data, ensure speedy checkouts and make your customers happy. Learn how to find new customers, reduce cart abandonment and ensure timely, accurate deliveries with better data. We’ll even throw in a special offer to get you started!


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The Top Sales Tax Changes Coming in 2020

by Gail Cole

With dozens of states imposing new collection requirements on out-of-state sellers and marketplace facilitators, 2019 was a tumultuous year for sales tax. In its own way, 2020 promises to be no less turbulent. Wayfair Fallout Continues Like its predecessor, 2019 was all about South Dakota v. Wayfair, Inc. The June 2018 decision by the Supreme…


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Tailored Brands to Sell Joseph Abboud for $115M

by Melissa Campanelli

Tailored Brands said last week that it would sell its Joseph Abboud trademarks to WHP for $115 million, but will retain exclusive rights to sell and rent Joseph Abboud-branded apparel and related merchandise in the U.S. and Canada. Tailored Brands, an omnichannel specialty retailer of menswear also owns the Men’s Wearhouse, Jos. A. Bank, Moores Clothing…


The Nightmare After Christmas: No-Fault-Found Returns

by Eitan Cohen

Black Friday is a day that retailers wait for all year, and 2019 was no different. Digital sales for the retail holiday increased nearly 20 percent last year, reaching $7.4 billion across the 4,500 retail websites tracked by Adobe Analytics. Consumers also found their way into brick-and-mortar locations much more often, with many having opted…