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  1. Channel: Dollar/Value
Big Lots on Monday said that it could open 500 net stores, or more, in the coming years, according to a company press release. The retailer plans to add more than 50 net new stores in 2022, and more than 80 per year after that, according to an investor presentation. The store openings, together with […]
  1. Holiday & Events
Key takeaways for holiday retail season 2021 Consumer spending decelerated, while visits exceeded pre-pandemic levels so far this holiday retail season Pre-Black Friday sales at Walmart, Target, Amazon, and others outperformed Cyber-5 as consumers began shopping earlier this year Online sales growth stalled for most retailers, except Walmart, but remained historically high Full holiday performance […]
  1. Channel: Dollar/Value
While many retailers took a cautious approach to expansion following the COVID outbreak, Dollar General bucked the trend, deciding instead to launch a new concept, Popshelf, mid-pandemic. Courting a new type of customer, it plans to open up to 50 of these locations by the end of the year. Via: Cheapism Key Takeaways Popshelf is […]
  1. Channel: Dollar/Value
Supply chain and related issues along with inflationary pressures took their toll on Big Lots’ business in the second quarter. The retailer said that same-store sales declined 13 percent compared to last year’s pandemic-boosted 31 percent jump. Big Lots posted adjusted earnings of $2.75 a share, well ahead of the $1.12 expected by analysts.
  1. Channel: Dollar/Value With summer now underway, Columbus, Ohio-based Big Lots is rolling out a newly expanded apparel assortment – its biggest to date – for the entire family. The expansion includes the new private brand Weekend Soul as well as Reebok, One World, and Como Vintage. “There can be no denying that the past 18 months […]
  1. Owned Brands (Private Label)
MPB Careers – Big Lots – VP, Private Brands Requisition #:21005145 Store #: GO~910_BL CORPORATE HEADQUARTERS Location: 4900 E Dublin Granville Rd, Columbus, OH Schedule: Regular Shift: Standard Job Type: Full-time Day Job Date Posted: 5/6/2021 Description Position Summary: Responsible for the overall development and execution of a cohesive, integrated, innovative Private Brands strategy and […]
  1. Channel: Ecommerce & Digital
Last-mile delivery solution provider Pickup has closed a $15 million Series B funding round. The new capital will be used for “aggressive expansion” of the company’s “buy anywhere, deliver anywhere” offerings, including expanding Pickup’s geographic reach, scope of services and fulfillment capabilities. Pickup currently serves more than 75 cities across the U.S., partnering with retailers […]
  1. CPG & FMCG
The CPG Guys, Sri & PVSB, are joined in this episode by Erica Fortune, SVP of eCommerce at Big Lots!, the neighborhood discount retailer with over 1,400 locations. Erica answers these questions posed to her: Erica, you have deep experience in digital retail merchandising. Would you share a bit about your professional journey and ultimately […]
  1. Channel: Dollar/Value
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Jan. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) today announced it will be participating in the 2021 ICR Conference, which will be a virtual event this year. Bruce Thorn, President and CEO of Big Lots, Jonathan Ramsden, Executive Vice President, Chief Financial &…
  1. Department & Category
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Starting your own clothing line can be one of the most exciting times of your life, but taking this leap can also be daunting. There are so many people who want to break into the fashion industry, but because of its fast-paced nature and fragmented market, the success rate is fairly low. So, as exhilarating […]
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