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Loblaw: The five slides you need

25 May 2018

By: Rohini Birla

Kantar Consulting’s overview of Loblaw, including a SWOT analysis, shopper profile, sales outlook, strategic outline, and supplier implications.

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Followers: 128

Value players pull ahead as apparel specialists fall behind in Q1

25 May 2018

By: Tiffany Hogan

A second batch of apparel’s biggest players announced results this week, many reporting storylines similar to Macy’s and others from last week’s roundup.

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Macy's: The five slides you need

24 May 2018

By: Tiffany Hogan

Check out Kantar Consulting’s overview of Macy's for a SWOT analysis, shopper profile, financial review, summary of key initiatives, and implications.

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JCPenney: The five slides you need

24 May 2018

By: Tiffany Hogan

Check out Kantar Consulting’s overview of JCPenney for a SWOT analysis, shopper profile, financial review, summary of key initiatives, and implications.

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TJX: The five slides you need

24 May 2018

By: Tiffany Hogan

Check out Kantar Consulting’s overview of TJX for a SWOT analysis, shopper profile, financial review, summary of key initiatives, and implications.

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Nordstrom: The five slides you need

24 May 2018

By: Tiffany Hogan

Check out Kantar Consulting’s overview of Nordstrom for a SWOT analysis, shopper profile, financial review, summary of key initiatives, and implications.

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Kohl's: The five slides you need

24 May 2018

By: Tiffany Hogan

Check out Kantar Consulting’s overview of Kohl's for a SWOT analysis, shopper profile, financial review, summary of key initiatives, and implications.

Blog Post
Followers: 29

Target Q1 2018: Encouraging signs, but plenty of work remains

23 May 2018

By: Ben Antenore

Target had solid results for the first quarter of 2018, reporting comp growth of 3.0% and sales of $16.5 billion for the quarter ended May 5. Here are a few quick takeaways from this morning’s announcement:

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Followers: 390

Lowe’s Q1 2018: Late-arriving spring dampens comps with new CEO on the horizon

23 May 2018

By: Laura Kennedy

The “prolonged unfavorable weather” earlier this spring took a toll on Lowe’s latest results. Given these challenges, it was all the more significant that the day before the Q1 release, Lowe’s announced that current J.C. Penney CEO Marvin Ellison would take over as Lowe’s CEO on July 2.

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Publix: The five slides you need

21 May 2018

By: Elley Symmes

Check out Kantar Consulting’s overview of Publix for a SWOT analysis, shopper profile, financial review, summary of key initiatives, and supplier implications.

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April retail sales: Stronger spending plans upended by weather and store closures

21 May 2018

By: Doug Hermanson

Retail sales growth in April may have disappointed some, but spending plans portend stronger growth in the coming months. This article summarizes retail channel performance in April, and the expected positives and negatives within the retail economy in the short term.