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SmartBrief is at the National Retail Federation’s 2013 Retail’s BIG Show in New York City, which runs through Wednesday. Here are some of the big events of the BIG Show as displayed through Storify. Want more news like this? Subscribe to NRF SmartBrief for a daily dose of retail news for decision-makers.
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Joseph C. Magnacca is president of daily living products and solutions at Walgreens, which he joined as president of Duane Reade in 2010. In his prior experience, he served as vice president of marketing for Loblaw in Canada from 1986 to 2002 and as executive vice president of marketing and merchandising for Shoppers Drug Mart in Canada from 2002 to 2008.[…] Continue Reading »
Kevin Ertell is vice president of e-commerce at Sur La Table. He has worked exclusively in retail for more than 27 years and has focused his expertise on e-commerce since 1997. Previously, he worked at ForeSee Results, Borders and TowerRecords.com. He is a member of Shop.org’s Board of Directors and the NRF Foundation Board of Directors.
As Sur La Table’s VP of e-commerce, what are the key issues on your mind this year?[…] Continue Reading »
Matthew Shay is president and CEO of the National Retail Federation. As top executive of the world’s largest retail trade association, he serves as the chief advocate for an industry with more than 3.6 million U.S. establishments that create jobs for more than 42 million workers and generate $2.5 trillion in annual sales. Shay has been recognized by CEO Update as one of the top 50 nonprofit chief executives in Washington.[…] Continue Reading »
Peter Cobb is co-founder and senior vice president of eBags.com, the leading online retailer of luggage, handbags, backpacks and business cases. Peter has been responsible for marketing, merchandising, public relations and business development. Peter received the TGA Award in 2009 for outstanding achievement within the travel goods industry and was named 2003 Colorado Marketer of the Year by the American Marketing Association.[…] Continue Reading »