Post Tagged with: "retail management"

Shoppers fill Toronto's Eaton Centre (Courtesy Creative Commons).

Ryerson professor’s study finds friends affect spending habits

A retail management professor’s study has found that students spending habits have more to do with influence from their social circle than anything else.

by Jessica Maxwell· · News
Alibaba: Students get to the source of outsourcing

Alibaba: Students get to the source of outsourcing

A Chinese company made stock market history on Friday, but few North Americans have heard of the new market giant. After months of promotion and rumours, Hangzhou-based company (NYSE: BABA) went public on the New York Stock Exchange and raised a record-breaking $25 billion through share trading, with more than 100 million shares changing hands in the first 10 […]

by Alexandra Byers· · News, Top stories
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Nordstrom taking over Sears space in Eaton Centre

Luxury retailer Nordstrom will open a flagship store at Toronto Eaton Centre in 2016, as a part of the mall’s $400-million redevelopment.  The company will take over three storeys from Sears, a 213,000-square-foot space, which is already clearing out merchandise. Sears will keep the top four floors for their headquarters, and the remaining two will be leased to other retailers. This will […]