Mobile shopping company Wish’s stock gains as Foot Locker exec is named CEO

Wish parent company Contextlogic Inc. announced Monday that it found its new chief executive at Foot Locker Inc., and shares gained in late trading.

Vijay Talwar, most recently the CEO for Foot Locker’s
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efforts in Europe and other parts of the world, will take over the CEO role

 

Target CEO predicts inflation will limit driving, shopping

American consumers are likely to dial back on trips to stores and restaurants this year as soaring inflation makes shopping more expensive, according to Target CEO Brian Cornell.

Cornell addressed the retail landscape during a Sunday appearance at a National Retail Federation event. He noted the rising price of gasoline

 

LAMIK Cosmetics’ CEO Kim Roxie on Diversity in Clean Beauty

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Too often, the best beauty stories go Untold, solely based on a person’s skin color, religion, gender expression, disability, or socioeconomic status. Here, we’re passing the mic to some of the most ambitious and talented voices in the industry, so they can share, in their own

 

Shopping With AI Carts at Kroger With the CEO of Veeve

  • The supermarket giant Kroger has partnered with the smart-shopping-cart company Veeve.
  • Insider swung by an Indiana Kroger to test the carts with Veeve CEO Shariq Siddiqui.
  • “What we’re really doing is watching the customer shop,” Siddiqui told Insider.

With contactless shopping on the rise, smart shopping carts are no longer

 

Signet CEO Gina Drosos sees more strength ahead for online jewelry sales

Signet Jewelers CEO Gina Drosos expressed optimism Thursday around the company’s investments in e-commerce, telling CNBC she expects them to pay off even after the Covid pandemic passes.

“I think the pandemic has changed customer shopping behavior forever. We’re seeing a lot more customers come to us online, even if