Retail Apocalypse? In reality, it’s not true. | DDC Group Inc

The end of the retail industry is completely premature. Consequently, there is no data that supports the “retail apocalypse”, the retail industry is simply experiencing an evolution. The phrase “retail apocalypse” suggests that the whole industry is collapsing but it’s hard to support that idea when the data says otherwise. Last year itself, total retail sales,…

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5 Key Takeaways from America’s Most-Liked Retailers | DDC Group Inc

A new report from the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) has been released with the results regarding customer satisfaction. The ACSI report covers six retail industries: department and discount stores, specialty retail stores, drug stores, supermarkets, online retail, and gas stations. According to customers, employees at specialty stores provide excellent service and outperform every other…

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Amazon Reportedly Moving Into Banking Services | DDC Group Inc

In their plans to grow its sales to lower-income consumers, it looks like Amazon.com (AMZN – Get Report) is set to partner with major banks including JPMorgan Chase & Co.to build a checking-account-like product to offer to their customers. The moves give Amazon additional weapons in its battle against Walmart (WMT – Get Report) , whose U.S. retail gross merchandise…

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