A new report analyzing forced labor risks within the supply chains of 43 apparel and footwear companies found discouraging results, with LVMH, Salvatore Ferragamo, Prada, Skechers and Footlocker earning poor scores.
Most big companies operating in sectors at high risk of labor abuses are failing to meet human rights standards set by the United Nations, according to an analysis of 100 major companies published on Monday.
Amazon.com on Thursday said its sales surged over the summer and profit trounced expectations, as shoppers jumped at “Prime Day” promotions and bought groceries at its newly acquired chain of Whole Foods Market stores.
Over 45% of US retailers plan to utilise artificial intelligence within 3 years to enhance the customer experience, says a recent survey. Savvy retailers plan to use innovative technologies to improve customer service.
Within three years of its foray into the Indian e-retail market place, Amazon has emerged as a clear favourite destination among online consumers in metropolitan areas, according to according to Forrester’s Consumer T...