retail Archives - Black Enterprise

Tag Archives: retail

Report: Gen Z, African Americans Buying Gifts Mostly for Themselves This Holiday

The NSF also analyzes shopping trends from the previous year. More African Americans and young…

Read More »

How to Get On The Shelf of Walmart Stores

Getting your product into Walmart can rocket launch your business

With a global reach and massive sales opportunities, there’s no surprise businesses want to know…

By Samara Lynn

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,
pop

Black-Owned Company Launches Inaugural Pop-Up Event

Here's a way to not only support black brands, but also get eclectic, precious, one-of-a-kind gifts for friends and family just in time for the holiday season

Black-Owned Market launches inaugural Pop-Up in Brooklyn, a destination event where people can shop conveniently…

By Carolyn M. Brown

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,
franchises

New Opportunities In Retail, Pop-Up Shops, and Franchises

Chocolate Moonshine Co. offers a sweet deal for entrepreneurs

Anyone who is fond of chocolate and has a passion for running a business might…

By Carolyn M. Brown

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
Holiday Shopping

Major Retailers Close Their Doors on Thanksgiving Day

Top retailers opt out of Thanksgiving Day deals

Holding tight to the holiday tradition of spending time with family, many retailers are opting…

By Courtney Connley

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,

‘The Limited’ Spotlights More than 60 Female Bosses in ‘The New Look of Leadership’ Campaign

Retail brands new campaign uses everyday women to embrace female empowerment

The Limited launches The New Look of Leadership campaign that spotlights more than 60 diverse…

By Courtney Connley

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
minimum wage

Retail Workers Want a Raise, Too

New York State set a precedent with fast food workers

Following the passing of New York’s $15 Minimum Wage for Fast Food Workers bill, retail…

By Courtney Connley

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,

[STUDY] Minority Retail Workers Earn Lower Wages Than White Colleagues

Report finds wage gap amongst minority workers and their white counterparts

New study released by Demo and the NAACP shows black and Hispanic retail workers earn…

By Courtney Connley

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,

Holiday Tips: 3 Ways to Shop via Instagram

These social-media linked apps will make getting the perfect gift that much easier

Some of our favorite designers and bloggers are adding more power to our fingertips by…

By Kandia Johnson

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , ,
iphone 5s

Apple Has a Secret iPhone Store

The location is not quite what you think

A new eBay store popped up that sells what seems to be refurbished products from…

By Patrick Austin

Posted: Tags: , ,

Walmart Establishes New Way to Find Women Entrepreneurs’ Products

Retail giant makes plans to add a distinct logo to ID female-made offerings

Walmart is making plans to add a new logo to their products that will let…

By Courtney Connley

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,

Target Hacking Aftermath Finds Success In ‘Cartwheel’ App

Browsing Target via mobile devices has jumped 251% in March alone.

Regarded as the largest theft of confidential information in years, Target has been targeted for…

By Kevin L. Clark (@KevitoClark)

Posted: Tags: , , , , , ,
Angela Ahrendts

Highest-Paid Female Exec Now Works For Apple

Angela Ahrendts could be the highest paid female executive at a public company, topping Yahoo's Marrisa Mayer

Before joining Apple, Ahrendts was the CEO of Burberry for 8 years, and was successful…

By Patrick Austin

Posted: Tags: , , ,

Retailers Facing Backlash Over Factory Conditions

Beyonce pushing swimsuit for H&M that is mass produced in Bangladesh

H&M says its leading an effort to hold factory owners accountable for unsafe facilities.

By Aaron Morrison

Posted: Tags: ,

Macy’s Set to Hire 80,000 Workers for the Holiday Season

Ever thought about picking up a seasonal job?

Ever thought about picking up a seasonal job?

By Demetria Irwin

Posted: Tags: , , , ,

Hot Retail Spot

Enterprising mother and daughter scouted out the ideal location for their baked goods biz

Finding the right spot for Classic Cobbler was painstaking. Key criteria included an affordable lease…

By Bridget McCrea

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Rosalind Brewer’s Second Act

Changing jobs at the height of her career led to the CEO spot at Sam’s Club

“What she’s been able to accomplish is huge,” says Marlon Cousin, managing partner for The…

By Sonia Alleyne

Posted: Tags: , , ,

Gains in Retail

Macy’s exec points to diverse industry job opportunities

At Macy’s, we have employees who come from many different professional experiences, some with vast…

By Sonia Alleyne

Posted: Tags: , , , , , ,

Working Your Style: Get the Look Inspired by Office Fashion Makeovers

Key office staples to give your office look a boost

Here are key pieces from our Working Your Style segment where we makeover office fashion…

By Janell Hazelwood

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

His and Hers: Fashion Classics for the Professional Closet

Style items no polished professional should be without

For the working man or woman, these fall fashion staples will ensure their look remains…

By Sirita Wright

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

How To

Password Protect Your Flash Drive In Two Simple Steps

Flash drives, thumb drives, USB sticks: whatever you want to call them, they’re more than…

Read More »

Black Female Voice Actor on How to Break into the Lucrative Voice-Over Business

“The secret society [of the voice-over business] is due in part because it’s a career…

Read More »