Year: 2019

KHD Buzz – Amazon Stops Buying from Suppliers, Target Launches Third Party Marketplace and More

KHD Buzz – Amazon Stops Buying from Suppliers, Target Launches Third Party Marketplace and More

Amazon Stops Buying From Suppliers, Expands Marketplace Direct Selling According to a new Bloomberg report Amazon is severing long standing relationships with suppliers in favor of encouraging direct Amazon Marketplace selling, a move that nets the retail giant increased profit for minimal extra effort. Read More Target Launches Third Party Marketplace Following in the footsteps…

By Koehler Home Decor March 18, 2019 Off

KHD Buzz – Amazon Closing Physical Pop Up Stores, Charlotte Russe Begins Final Sell Off and More

KHD Buzz – Amazon Closing Physical Pop Up Stores, Charlotte Russe Begins Final Sell Off and More

Is Amazon Admitting Brick and Mortar Defeat? Last week Amazon announced that it is closing all of its pop up stores, those in Whole Food stores and in malls. The shops sold devices like its Fire Stick TV, and offered advice and tech support from Amazon consultants. Instead the company says it will be focusing on…

By Koehler Home Decor March 11, 2019 Off

KHD Buzz – Tj Maxx Thrives As Others Fall, Venmo Goes Mainstream and More

KHD Buzz – Tj Maxx Thrives As Others Fall, Venmo Goes Mainstream and More

TJ Maxx is Thriving…On Other Companies Misfortunes In the midst of ongoing high profile retail failures one mall staple is thriving, the discount retailer TJ Maxx. And as this article highlights, much of that growth has come as a result of the demise of other businesses, including Payless Shoesource, Gymboree and more. Read More  Venmo…

By Koehler Home Decor March 4, 2019 Off