Free Subscription

  • Access 15 free news articles each month


Try one month for $4
  • Unlimited access to news,insights and opinions
  • Quarterly and weekly magazines
  • Independent research reports and forecasts
  • Quarterly webinars with industry experts
  • Q&A with retail leaders
  • Career advice
  • 10% discount on events


USA Archives

Hit or miss: Can Pinduoduo replicate the success of Shein in the US?

Leading Chinese e-commerce platform Pinduoduo has just launched a new online shopping site in the US, but it remains to ...

FTC stymies Staples-Office Depot merger

The Federal Trade Commission has blocked a long-planned Staples-Office Depot merger, ruling the deal would diminish comp...

Costco Korea starts selling online

The American membership-only warehouse club Costco Korea has opened an online shopping mall.

Mango divorces JC Penney

Spanish fast fashion retailer Mango is to close 450 points of sale in the US after deciding not to renew and partnership...

Groupon woes continue

Groupon - which has exited three Asian markets this year - continues to struggle globally with ts flawed discounting mod...

Fast Retailing US to slow rollout

Japanese apparel retailer Fast Retailing US is to slow its Uniqlo roll out program after heavy losses.

Dean & Deluca set for US listing

Pace Development Corporation plans a US IPO of Dean & Deluca, the brand it brought from America.

Avon US on the block?

Avon US may be put up for sale as its parent seeks to turn the struggling business around.

Subway in China food safety scare

Sandwich chain Subway is the latest US fast food chain to become embroiled in a food-safety scandal in China. A spokeswo...

Costco says ‘not yet’ to China

US warehouse club format retailer Costco says it mulling entering China – but the time is not right. Costco EVP an...