Apple to pull the plug on iPod after 20 years

Inside Retail

Since its launch in 2001, the iPod took on a storm of competing music players before being eclipsed by smartphones, online music streaming and within the Apple pantheon, by the rise of the iPhone.

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Rainier Cos. Acquires 545,204-Square-Foot Shopping Center in Metro Kansas City

Shopping Center

The 545,204-square-foot, Class A shopping center opened in 2001. Lee’s Summit, Mo. — The Rainier Cos. has acquired SummitWoods Crossing in Lee’s Summit within metro Kansas City for an undisclosed price. Some of the tenants include T.J. Maxx, Bed Bath… The post Rainier Cos.

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Google to open first physical store in New York

Inside Retail

Apple, which opened its first two retail stores in Virginia in 2001, has 270 stores in the United States and many more around the world that drive its sales and also provide shoppers hands-on customer service.

Former postmasters cleared in Horizon IT case

Talking Retail

The cases from 2001 and 2006, which were referred to the court by the Criminal Cases Review Commission in January 2021, relate to convictions in magistrates’ courts in which Post Office acted.

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Keith Piggott announces departure from Perspex Distribution Ltd (PDL)

A1 Retail

He was Managing Director of that business from 1975 until 2001 and President of Port Plastics Inc, California from 1988 until 2001. He left both Amari Plastics Plc and Port Plastics Inc in 2001 following a takeover of those Companies by an American private equity company.

L’Occitane welcomes new global CEO

Inside Retail

Between 1995 and 2017, he was in charge of the brand’s Asia-Pacific business and in 2001, he was appointed as executive director and vice-chairman in 2016.

Independent record label Third Man Records to open first store outside the USA

Retail Focus

The independent record label was founded by Jack White, lead singer and guitarist of the White Stripes, in Detroit, Michigan in 2001, and will open at 1 Marshall Street in the heart of London’s Carnaby.

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Balenciaga wraps London store in pink faux fur to celebrate its Le Cagole "it-bag"

Deezen

First released in 2001 by Nicholas Ghesquiere, who led a 15-year tenure as creative director at the house from 1997 to 2012, the Motorcycle bag quickly became a staple of the 2000s.

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Kikki.K collapses for the second time in two years

Inside Retail

was founded in Melbourne in 2001 by by Kristina Karlsson and Paul Lacy and once had more than 100 stores , selling its Swedish-inspired notebooks, calendars, planners and gifts. Stationery business kikki.K has collapsed into voluntary administration for a second time in less than two years.

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Parlour X founder Eva Galambos on her life as a luxury fashion buyer

Inside Retail

Tastemaker and entrepreneur Eva Galambos first opened the doors to her luxury multi-brand boutique Parlour X in 2001 in Sydney, when she began introducing major international labels to Australian consumers, from Balenciaga to Vivienne Westwood. . I opened Parlour X in 2001.

Crate & Barrel VM Leader Appointed SVP of Metaverse

VMS

Joan King, who joined the company in 2001 and previously served as Senior Vice President of E-Commerce and International, was named Executive Vice President of Digital and International Growth.

Genuine Sea Life & Seashells

Independent Retailer

Number 1 in Quality Since 2001. Perfect for resorts, souvenir shops, boutiques, and tourist retailers, North Florida Shells offers high quality dried sea life, starfish, and shell products.

Retail news around the globe

Inside Retail

The tech giant’s rival Apple first opened physical stores in Virginia in 2001 and currently there are 270 stores in the US and other countries. Clarins opens new boutique at Great World.

Cisco helps WeBuyCars drive business

Cisco Retail

WeBuyCars was founded in 2001 in a warehouse in Pretoria East by the dynamic brother duo, Faan and Dirk Van der Walt. The Van der Walt brothers started the car supermarket, WeBuyCars, in 2001 and today it has the largest showroom in South Africa.

In Paris without tourists, LVMH unveils Samaritaine store revamp

Inside Retail

LVMH, which first snapped up a stake in La Samaritaine in 2001, has spent 750 million euros on its makeover, which includes a contemporary, undulating glass exterior on one side by Japanese architectural duo SANAA.

Silicon photonics explained: Cisco Optics Podcast Episode 19 notes

Cisco CSR

In 2001, he joined Broadcom Corporation where he managed Field Applications Engineering for the Compute Segment team, ran Program Management in the Networking BU, and was a Sr. Episode 19 of the Cisco Optics Podcast is now posted! See below for episode notes.

Silicon Photonics Explained: Cisco Optics Podcast Episode 15 notes

Cisco Retail

In 2001, he joined Broadcom Corporation where he managed Field Applications Engineering for the Compute Segment team, ran Program Management in the Networking BU, and was a Sr. Episode 15 of the Cisco Optics Podcast is now posted! See below for episode notes. Cisco Optics Podcast Episode 15.

Silicon Photonics Explained: Cisco Optics Podcast Episode 16 notes

Cisco Retail

In 2001, he joined Broadcom Corporation where he managed Field Applications Engineering for the Compute Segment team, ran Program Management in the Networking BU, and was a Sr. Episode 16 of the Cisco Optics Podcast is now posted! See below for episode notes. Cisco Optics Podcast Episode 16.

10 Online Businesses for Sale in April

Small Biz Trends

The online businesses for sale this month have done that, with one of them established in 2001 and still going strong. Established in 2001, Legendary USA is an eCommerce business selling Made in USA leather motorcycle apparel and military jackets.

Patagonia Promotes Three Executives, Fills Parent Company CEO Slot

Retail Touch

Williams, who joined the Patagonia Product Team in 2001, will lead the company’s developments in materials, carbon-capturing business models and design. Patagonia has named Ryan Gellert CEO of Patagonia Works, the retailer’s holding company.

Slam dunk: Brand Collective sees big basketball opportunity for Reebok

Inside Retail

He continued to work for Reebok as regional director of Africa and the Middle East and later regional director of Asia Pacific until 2001.

Silicon Photonics Explained: Cisco Optics Podcast Episode 17 notes

Cisco CSR

In 2001, he joined Broadcom Corporation where he managed Field Applications Engineering for the Compute Segment team, ran Program Management in the Networking BU, and was a Sr. Episode 17 of the Cisco Optics Podcast is now posted! See below for episode notes. Cisco Optics Podcast Episode 17.

Presto Music celebrates website’s 20th anniversary with a visit from local MP

A1 Retail

Threatened with closure in 2001, the business was saved by a local entrepreneur, who immediately brought in Chris O’Reilly (now CEO of Presto Music) to run the business and recruited David Ferrer to launch a website.

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Why Brava Lingerie is calling on customers to help in Afghanistan crisis

Inside Retail

Mazari escaped the Taliban in 2001 and ended up at the Woomera Detention Centre in South Australia.

Silicon photonics explained: Cisco Optics Podcast Episode 18 notes

Cisco CSR

In 2001, he joined Broadcom Corporation where he managed Field Applications Engineering for the Compute Segment team, ran Program Management in the Networking BU, and was a Sr. Episode 18 of the Cisco Optics Podcast is now posted! See below for episode notes. Cisco Optics Podcast Episode 18.

Publix names Goff SVP of retail operations

Mass Relators

He was named Atlanta Division district manager in 2001. LAKELAND, Fla. Publix Super Markets has promoted John Goff to senior vice president of retail operations, effective January 1, 2022. Goff, 48, began his career in 1991 as a front service clerk in Jacksonville, Florida.

Retail appointments of the week

Inside Retail

He was appointed executive director in 2001 and vice-chairman in 2016. Macpac CEO steps down, Priceline GM to take over.

#RetailProphetAMA: How Digital Will Transform Retail

Retail Prophet

In 2001 he founded Mediacode, which was sold to Yahoo in 2003, where he became VP and General Manager, Music. Ian Rogers is no stranger to the digital world. In fact, his whole career was built on it.

Why Nike is putting used sneakers back on the shelf

Inside Retail

The move into resale positions Nike even more firmly as an undisputed leader in the sustainability space, according to Sydney-based retail consultant, Rosanna Iacono, who held various roles at Nike from 1992 to 2001.

Make the Sustainability Shift with Cisco towards a Circular Economy

Cisco CSR

The returned equipment is an important component of Cisco Refresh , an initiative started in 2001 to offer partners and customers certified Cisco remanufactured equipment with the same warranty and support options as new Cisco products but at discounted prices. Co-Authored by Marc Surplus.

In the News: Small Business Stabilization Grants of $10,000 Available Now

Small Biz Trends

The online businesses for sale this month have done that, with one of them established in 2001 and still going strong. Communities across the U.S.

Target Named 2021 VMSD/Peter Glen Retailer of the Year

VMS

The first time was 20 years ago in 2001, which was also the first year the award was given. D ESPITE THE GROWTH of omnichannel retailing, Target Corp. Minneapolis) says its stores remain at the center of everything it does.

Workforce first: why staff wellbeing should be high on the agenda for the retail industry

Retail Focus

million between July and September 2021, the highest level since records began in 2001 – with one of the largest increases in the retail sector. .

Top 10 Businesses for Sale in May

Small Biz Trends

The business has been profitable all years since 2001 and was voted, “Best of Cincinnati” by Cincinnati Magazine. What are the benefits of buying an established business?

Director ID changes come into effect: Here’s what you need to know

Inside Retail

This applies to directors of a company, a registered Australian body or registered foreign company under the Corporations Act 2001 , as well as to any Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander corporation registered under the Corporations (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander) Act 2006.

Bed Bath & Beyond Builds Out Finance Team with Hiring of Former Tiffany Exec

Retail Touch

Crossen has been with the company since 2001; The hiring of Susie A. Bed Bath & Beyond has named John Barresi as SVP of Finance and Chief Accounting Officer, as the retailer continues to bolster its leadership team as part of its three-year transformation strategy.

Retail appointments for the week

Inside Retail

Tsoi joined Starbucks in 2001, when he worked as a marketing manager in Hong Kong for two years. After 18 years, Richard Murray officially departs JB Hi-Fi .

Critical Infrastructure: Connecting and Securing our Future

Cisco Retail

In the United States, the term critical infrastructure was codified in 2001 by the Patriot Act. Guest Author: Emory Miller. OT/ICS Lead, Cisco U.S. Public Sector. 2021 has seen the term “critical infrastructure” rise above the constant noise of our ever-connected world.

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Card payments in Singapore to grow by 8% in 2022, says GlobalData

365 Retail

in 2020 – its first annual contraction since 2001. Card payments in Singapore are set to rebound with 8% growth in 2022, with improving economic conditions, forecasts GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company.

Industrial cybersecurity: know the biases that can derail collaboration between OT and IT

Cisco Retail

The Wannacry ransomware attack targeted workstations running Windows XP, introduced in 2001. In a successful marriage, each partner understands what the other needs—and what they can’t tolerate.

Dollar Tree adds two to leadership team

Mass Relators

From September 2001 to October 2005, he was vice president of logistics for Safeway Inc., CHESAPEAKE, Va. Dollar Tree has made two key additions to its leadership team, naming John Flanigan chief supply chain officer and Larry Gatta chief merchandising officer for the Family Dollar banner.

Bankrupt Century 21, Citing $175 Million Insurance Nonpayment, Will Cease Operations

Retail Touch

11, 2001 terrorist attacks, Co-CEO Raymond Gindi said in a statement that the family-held company had “no viable alternative” to bankruptcy after insurers declined to pay approximately $175 million for losses stemming from losses due to COVID-19 business interruptions.

VM Pioneer Edward D. Spitaletta Dies at 91

VMS

In 2001, Ed got the opportunity to purchase the assets of a struggling Lola Products, and with the help of his sons, revitalized the company to become a viable full line supplier within the household cleaning category. Edward D. Spitaletta.