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How FedEx and Walmart are Taking the Sting Out of Returns this Holiday Season

  Walmart and FedEx are teaming up this holiday season to try to take the sting out of the returns process. Now, everyone knows that feeling of opening a gift from a well-meaning friend or Read more

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The GSV Cup Elite 200 Announced; Startups Will Compete For $1 Million In Prizes
May 11, 2021
ASU+GSV Summit, the annual education technology conference hosted by GSV Ventures and Arizona State University, announced today the selection of 200 pre-seed and seed education technology startups as finalists in Read more
Tune into the Dallas 100 Live Draft HERE
May 11, 2021
Each year, the SMU Dallas 100 celebrates what’s so unique about the city we call home. Larger-than-life passion, energy, and companies literally shaping the way the rest of the world does business – it’s all right Read more
Gas Pumps Run Dry in U.S. South as Pipeline Shutdown Bites
Gas Pumps Run Dry in U.S. South as Pipeline Shutdown Bites
May 11, 2021
(Bloomberg) -- Motorists across a broad swath of the U.S. East Coast and South are struggling to find gasoline and diesel as filling stations run dry amid the unprecedented pipeline disruption caused by a Read more
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How FedEx and Walmart are Taking the Sting Out of Returns this Holiday Season
December 23, 2020
  Walmart and FedEx are teaming up this holiday season to try to take the sting out of the returns process. Now, everyone knows that feeling of opening a gift from a well-meaning friend or Read more
Thanksgiving Sees Drop in Jobless Claims, But Layoffs Continue
December 11, 2020
There’s more behind the latest dip in jobless claims than meets the eye. Three factors contribute to the reported numbers: Thanksgiving, seasonal hiring, and inconsistent state reporting. Read more
Reshaping Black Friday
November 26, 2020
Jennifer Kaylo Ruscin guides retailers to be the hero and navigate the industry's biggest B2B challenges online and offline.   COVID-19 continues to reshape how people Read more
B2B News Update: What Factory Production and Holiday Travel Have in Common
December 18, 2019
  Data out of Washington, D.C. this week shows positive signs for American factory production. The November numbers show a seasonally-adjusted increase of 1.1% in November. That’s good Read more
The Technology That Revitalized Physical Retail This Holiday Season
January 2, 2019
Brands Turn to Augmented and Virtual Reality to Attract More Shoppers During the Holiday Season Every consumer wants an experience. Having a product at a competitive price is not necessarily Read more
How Airports Avoid a Travel Apocalypse During the Holidays
December 20, 2018
As “I’ll be home for Christmas” plays in the background, lines at the airport will be swelling, possibly delaying people from getting home themselves. It is expected that 2018 will set a new Read more
What Is Competing With the Catering Market This Holiday Season?
December 18, 2018
As the weather continues to get colder and fewer and fewer weddings are scheduled, catering companies turn to holiday parties as a main source of revenue. While corporate holiday parties have Read more
The Gifts That Go Back: The Numbers Behind Holiday Returns
December 17, 2018
With holiday gift shopping in full swing, retailers can count on plenty of returns. Gifts of ill-fitting sweaters and duplicate games ensure that returns will be a popular sight in the weeks Read more