Daily Headlines

August 10, 2020
The Harris Poll: 2020 Corporate Reputation Rankings: Amazon #3 / Publix #4…
Canada: Major grocer group demands match of any discount given to Walmart
Financial Post
Amazon net sales increased 40% to $88.9 billion in the second quarter
Blue Apron turns profit – beats estimates
Shopify beats quarterly revenue estimates on higher merchant signups
Alcohol delivery startup Drizly hit by a data breach
TechCrunch
Coach parent Tapestry names Joanne Crevoiserat interim CEO as Jide Zeitlin resigns
MarketWatch
Amazon expands its robot delivery trials to more states
Aldi to open 70 new stores by year’s end
Malls are dying, but Nordstrom has no intention of being dragged down with them
Hibbett Provides Q2 Sales Update – Q2 Comp Sales Are Forecasted to Increase in Excess of 70%
Dollar Tree Announces Planned Leadership Succession
Target’s fresh grocery pickup service expands to 1,000-plus stores in 47 states
Lowe’s taps Ford Motor vet for a new role
Chain Store Age
Men’s Warehouse owner Tailored Brands plans to shut 500 stores
Diageo to launch Johnnie Walker whisky in paper bottles in 2021
Chipotle will test cauliflower rice as consumers cut grains out of their diets
Costco Wholesale Club continues senior hours indefinitely
Amazon’s mysterious memo may accelerate the U.S. TikTok crackdown
Fast Company
Canada Goose CEO says experiential store offers a ‘break from the insanity of the world today’
Former Pottery Barn exec to take over as Crate & Barrel CEO
Chicago Tribune
Nobody really knows what the back-to-school shopping season is going to look like this year