Target slashing fall receipts as profit plummets 90%

Target Corp. continues cutting back on discretionary inventory to invest more in rapidly-growing frequency categories.

Business News

Furniture and home furnishings segment outpaces flat July for retail

The category was among many that made small gains in the month while the overall […]


Walmart’s general merchandise plan: Markdowns, cancelled orders and caution

Walmart execs shared the company’s progress on clearing out overstocked inventory – and how they […]


Buckle up – Outlook for $17+ billion in home textiles sales ahead this week

Several volume retailers with combined annual home textiles sales of $17.6 billion will report their […]


No direction home – the end of the direct-to-consumer era

The tombstone for DTC should read: Born: 2010. Died: 2022. Rest In Store.

Financial Results

Dillard’s early summer sales trajectory goes soft

Although business went slack during the second quarter, Dillard’s retail sales for the first half […]


See winners and losers in 2Q Home Goods Market Share Index

It’s becoming more important for retailers to understand their performance relative to the larger market […]

Brands & Marketing

What can every retailer learn from Amazon? This startup is pitching the secret sauce

According to Littledata, home furnishings retailers need help when it comes to consumers adding products […]


HomeGoods, Big Lots gain Q2 share in home as Bed Bath & Beyond declines further

While Bed Bath and Beyond was the largest home retailer prior to the pandemic, it […]


Home décor shoppers are dialing for deals

For the first time, home décor shoppers made more transactions using their mobile device than […]