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Retail industry in times of still struggling economies

The retail industry mechanism involves obtaining goods in large quantities directly from manufacturers or wholesalers and then reselling the products in smaller quantities to...

Spoilt for Choice: Amazon Prime Wardrobe Lets You Try Before You...

Amazon Prime Wardrobe is a new fashion platform that looks similar to other wardrobe subscription services, but its advantage is that it is tightly...

Luxury Spending Trends Remain Strong Despite Uncertainties

The value of Knight Frank’s Luxury Investment Index (KFLII) increased 7% in 2015. The Index, which tracks the performance of 10 investments of passion...

10 Most Clicked-through Products during Black Friday 2015

People want bigger TVs, mobile apps and cleaner teeth The 2015's Black Friday sale is officially over and the sales numbers we saw look rather...

UAE Retailers Set for Ramadan Boost

Ramadan is set to provide a boost for UAE retailers, with two in five (40%) consumers believing that Ramadan has the best offers and...

Global Consumer Products Report 2015: Riding out another year of economic...

The world’s 250 largest consumer products companies generated sales of nearly US $3.1 trillion in fiscal year 2013 (which encompasses fiscal years ended through...

Apple Now Accepts PayPal Payment

PayPal payment is now an option offered by Apple to customers at the App Store, Apple Music, and iTunes, according to a blog post by PayPal COO...

In-Store Shopping Preferred in the Middle East

Although e-commerce is growing, traditional brick-and-mortar shops are still dominating the retail industry around the world. And the Middle East is no exception –...

2019 BrandIndex Women’s Choice Rankings in MENA

These brands have recorded the highest Impression scores in the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Egypt The 2019 YouGov BrandIndex Women’s Choice Rankings reveal Dubai’s flag-carrier...

e-Books Game-changer vs. Publishers, Libraries and Advertisers

Amazon Building the Future and Making the Rules The Game Changer Amazon.com first appeared in 1995 as an online bookstore and it quickly evolved into the...

Calvin Klein Kicks Off Holiday Shopping Experience with Amazon Fashion

Calvin Klein, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of PVH Corp. and Amazon Fashion today announced the CALVIN KLEIN X Amazon Fashion holiday retail experience,...

Physical Stores Are Not Going Out of business, But Due for...

Brick-and-mortar stores will still play key role in the region’s future retail landscape With the proliferation of smartphones and expanding internet connectivity across the region,...

Carrefour opens in Burj Views, Downtown Dubai

The store at Burj Views, Downtown Dubai, is one of four new Carrefour Market stores set to open by the end of 2011.

Amazon Crashes on Prime Day, Temporarily

It is not only you who can't navigate through Amazon's departments right now. We are also struggling to fetch the Prime Day deals. Is...

Best-selling Products of 2011, Amazon

The following are the best-selling products on Amazon.com in 2011 (based on total units sold)

A refined sales technique: Top Down Selling

Top Down Selling is a sales technique, a state of mind, a mentality, and a lifestyle Learn more with an advanced sales course "Selling Skills...

Dubai Duty Free Named World’s Top Airport Retailer

It turns out, travelers are most sought consumers, as the latest data shows that global duty free and travel retail sales last year increased...

Amazon Prime Day Would Generate About $1 Billion Sales

Amazon's annual Prime Day is turning into one of the biggest shopping events of the year. Only AliBaba's 11.11 Singles Day topped last year's...