Rob Sides, U.S. consulting leader for retail & distribution sectors at Deloitte, discusses a new research which estimated 2015's back-to-school shopping season to be flat from a year earlier.» Read More
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Walmart is a Baby Boomer consumer-based business. As Boomers’ paychecks grew over the years, so did Walmart’s profits. Now, the retailer is facing a daunting challenge and haunting question: As Boomer demand falls and Boomer consumption declines, will WalMart’s sales move in the same direction?
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Holiday shopping got off to a strong start over the week-end with upscale department stores looking like early winners. And it's not just grownups who have their hearts set on something luxurious. Kids are going upscale, too.