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  1. Media & Marketing has launched Store Analytics, a new in-store measurement service to provide consumer packaged goods companies with insights about the performance of their products, sales promotions and ad campaigns in the retailer’s convenience stores and supermarkets.
  1. Corporate Strategy
Macmillan said it was hit by a cyberattack that “involves the encryption of certain files” on its network. The publisher made the decision to take its systems offline to avoid being further compromised. The result is that the company is temporarily unable to ship books to its trading partners. James Daunt, Barnes & Noble CEO, […]
  1. Trends & External Forces
The Federal Trade Commission claims that Walmart failed to protect its customers when they were being defrauded using its money transfer services. The agency said that customers were bilked out of millions of dollars through schemes such as impersonating IRS agents. Walmart called the charges in the civil suit against it “factually flawed and legally […]
  1. Channel: Grocery
The school district in Uvalde, TX, plans to demolish a school that was the scene of a mass shooter event that claimed the lives of 19 students and two teachers. H-E-B and members of the chain’s founding family will donate $10 million towards the construction of a new school. “As we continue to mourn tremendous […]