KHD Buzz – Amazon Is Not Killing Walmart Online, Payless ShoeSource Closes All US Stores, Opposition to HQ2 in Virginia and More
Walmart May Be Winning Its Online War With Amazon
After posting strong fourth quarter figures last week – and reporting a 40% online sales growth for 2018 – it seems like Walmart may be winning its online battle with Amazon after all. Read More
Payless ShoeSource Closing All US Stores
As the latest brick and mortar based retail casualty the now bankrupt Payless ShoeSource has begun the process of liquidating its stock and closing all 2,500 of its US stores. Read More
Amazon May Now Face Opposition in Virginia After New York Pull Out
Amazon’s plans for their HQ2 are facing another hurdle, as, emboldened by the success of opposition in New York, a growing number of Virginians are balking against the company receiving government subsidies there as well. Read More.
MasterCard and Visa Planning to Raise Retail Swipe Fees
According to the Wall Street Journal both MasterCard and Visa are planning to raise the fees they charge to retailers when customers use their debit and credit cards to make purchases. The claim the increases are needed to help combat online fraud, but is that really the case? Read MoreKoehler Home Decor is a wholesaler of home decor accessories and unique gifts. Source quality wholesale merchandise at KoehlerHomeDecor.com and find tips for promoting your business on our blog.