Retail News: Top Stories
November 7, 2019
Top stories in retail news and the business headlines that interest us today.
“The survey, conducted in September 2019 by Onfleet, asked more than 1,000 consumers aged 18 to 65 about how the ‘Amazon effect’ had impacted their shopping preferences.”
Coca-Cola’s New Sparkling Water
“AHA joins Coca-Cola’s portfolio of sparkling water as the company searches for cola alternatives. It launched a sparkling version of Dasani in 2014, which AHA will replace. It will keep selling Smartwater Sparkling, the company’s enhanced premium offering, as well as mineral water brand Topo Chico.”
Shorter Holiday Shopping Season
“U.S. retailers are rushing in with faster-than-ever delivery deals and earlier Christmas promotions in hopes of easing the impact of this year’s shorter holiday selling season, a period that can be make-or-break for retailers.”