Retailers grapple with gap between digital marketing and in-store experience

Canadian retailers must close costly gaps between digital marketing and in-store experience, according to a panel of industry experts. The panel at Wednesday’s State of the Retail Marketing Industry event in Toronto explored

Published on: February 4th, 2016 Christine Wong

5 tips for optimizing – and kicking ‘best practices’ to the curb

It’s a difficult balance to strike – whenever ‘best practices’ come up, it’s hard for marketers to upset the status quo and say they want to try something new. But the concept of

Published on: September 22nd, 2014 Candice So

An agent of change

When a company's more than 330 years old, it's safe to say it's been through some changes. Technology-wise, a lot of that change has been in the last few years at the Hudson's

Published on: February 26th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

HBC fights fraud with returns control system

ORLANDO - Canada's largest retailer said it has already saved more than $2 million since going live with a system to monitor for fraudulent returns last year. Speaking at the Teradata Partners 2006

Published on: October 6th, 2006 Shane Schick

HBC: How we fight fraud

ORLANDO – Canada’s largest retailer said it has already saved more than $2 million in the first year since going live with a system to monitor for fraudulent returns.Speaking at the Teradata Partners

Published on: September 19th, 2006 Shane Schick

HBC: There’s sales data and then there’s sales data

ORLANDO – Hudson’s Bay Co. is hoping an effort to get more business intelligence out of its data warehouse will also lead its various retail businesses to agree on what the word “sale”

Published on: September 18th, 2006 Shane Schick