Tipsheet: Avenue Has 60 Days | Lowe’s -Thousands | Poshmark Breach

  Plus size retailer Avenue has 60 days to find a buyer — or it will shutter all of its 260 stores across the country by Lisa Fickenscher at NY Post. Read more   Publix Q2 comp sales +4.8% Press release   Lowe’s is eliminating thousands of maintenance and assembly worker jobs and outsourcing them […]

Tipsheet: Ecom Top 25 | Birkenstock Store #2 | Zulily Lay Offs

  Amazon in early talks to buy stake in India’s Reliance Retail at Reuters. “The conglomerate, controlled by India’s richest man Mukesh Ambani, was previously in talks with China’s Alibaba to sell a stake in Reliance Retail, but a deal could not be sealed due to differences in valuation, a person familiar with the matter […]

Tipsheet: Ecom Top 25 | Birkenstock Store #2 | Zulily Lay Offs

  Amazon in early talks to buy stake in India’s Reliance Retail at Reuters. “The conglomerate, controlled by India’s richest man Mukesh Ambani, was previously in talks with China’s Alibaba to sell a stake in Reliance Retail, but a deal could not be sealed due to differences in valuation, a person familiar with the matter […]

Tipsheet: Amazon’s Auto Plan | JCP Exec Out | Drone Crash | WM Shooting

  Gap’s newest ad campaign attempts to clarify its identity ahead of the Old Navy spinoff at CNBC. “A 7-year-old blind pianist and 13-year-old electric-guitar player, rocking out to “Sweet Child O’ Mine” are the stars of Gap’s newest ad campaign. The videos, which rolled out last week on Gap’s social media channels, are also […]

Tipsheet: Amazon Food Deliv India | Kroger Rush Audit | Gatik/WM Team

  Amazon plans imminent launch of online food delivery service in India: sources at Reuters. “…is working with local partner Catamaran, founded by IT industrialist Narayana Murthy…Amazon is aiming to launch the new service delivering from restaurants ahead of India’s month-long festive season, which starts in September, one of the sources said.” Read more   […]

Tipsheet: Prime Sues Prime | WM Bratspies Iview | Bed Bath -7% Corp. | Costco SVP Fresh Iview

  Bed Bath & Beyond cuts 7% of corporate staff by Carleton English at NY Post. “…eliminated the combined roles of president and chief operating officer, which had been held by Eugene Castagna…But Wall Street seemed unimpressed at the news and sent the stock down more than 2% in midday trading. “No one is terribly […]