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Brand Activation & Immersion PSFK Retail Conference Preview: How A Women’s Apparel Brand Taps The Power Of Community

Before taking the stage at PSFK's upcoming Future of Retail Conference on January 16, LIVELY CEO and founder Michelle Cordeiro Grant explains how the women's apparel company is marshaling the power of community to build a brand that is consumer-centric, data-driven and focused on maintaining a dialogue with its audience

Retail How To Save Small Town Retail

Revamping shops to prop up a town center is the wrong approach: retailing will improve on its own if cities can attract employers or prosperous commuters

Advertising This University Professor Is Asking YouTube To Pay His Salary

Professor Steve Keen is taking to crowdfunding to continue his alternative economics research

Retail Editorial Roundtable: The Future Of Consumers

adidas, GE, Pinterest, Stitch Fix, American Giant, Allbirds, Helix Sleep, hmbldt and Ready Set Rocket elucidate on consumers' growing power of choice

Home Walmart Faces Growing Worker Unrest Ahead Of Black Friday Strike

As the retailer opens its doors earlier than ever for Thanksgiving sales, it faces its first strike in 50 years by disgruntled employees.

Innovation Microloans Expand Past Developing Countries To Include America [Headlines]

Kiva will now help small-businesses in America that are still reeling from the recession to hire new staff, helping with the unemployment rate.

Who Spends More During The Holidays--Men Or Women? [Headlines]

More women are actually reacting to the recession and spending less.

Advertising Have People Stopped Going To Restaurants? [Headlines]

US patrons have not been frequenting restaurants as much. New numbers show a decrease in visitors in the first three quarters.

Advertising Toyota's 'Life After Santa' Campaign Shows Reindeers' Lives After Layoff

The automobile company showcases the funny side of moving forward after a layoff in their new Prius holiday campaign.

Whole Foods Is Strong Despite Recession [Headlines]

The natural and organic grocery store has managed to keep costs down and maintain integrity and economic growth despite the economy.

Innovation Seth Godin: Are You Skilled For The Forever Recession? [Headlines]

"The future is about gigs and assets and art and an ever-shifting series of partnerships and projects. It will change the fabric of our society along the way."

Work America's Jobless Future [Headlines]

The recession has had the biggest impact on the American economy since the Great Depression.

Luxury Recession Entices Italian Sport Vehicles To Be Made In The U.S.

The weak US dollar is forcing Fiat to consider shifting production of its sport-utility vehicles to America.

Advertising Warning: Three More Years Of Recession Ahead [Headlines]

Chief executive of advertising giant WPP, Sir Martin Sorrell says the West will continue to see a recession for the next three years.