Tipsheet: China Deliv War | F.Below +4.4% | Simon Online Platform

  Five Below Q4 comp sales +4.4% Press release   Instacart rolls out an Instant Cashout feature for shoppers by Sarah Perez at TechCrunch. “Previously, workers would have to wait a week to get paid. With Instant Cashout, they can instead opt to have their pay immediately transferred to a debit card.” Read more   […]

Tipsheet: H.Depot #1 App | Costco #7 Brightest Future | Target’s Climate Goals

  Ollie’s Bargain Outlet Q4 comp sales +5.4% “Fiscal 2019 outlook: Opening 42 to 44 new stores, with no planned relocations or closures.” Press release   Top 50 large and small companies that have the brightest futures at Comparably.com via USA Today. “Costco #7, Home Depot #21, Amazon #32.” Ranked lists   Shoe Carnival Q4 comp […]

Tipsheet: Wayfair Store #1 | N.Marcus Gets 3 Yrs | Dick’s Develops Software

  Activists at Bed Bath & Beyond are trying to replace its entire 12-person board – stock soars 20% at CNBC. Read more   Dick’s to develop software in house by Sara Castlellanos at Wall Street Journal. “CTO Paul Gaffney is spearheading the effort after taking a similar approach at his previous employer, Home Depot. […]

Tipsheet: Tiffany -1% | Hibbett Shutter 95 | CVS CBD

  Tiffany Q4 comp sales -1.0% (vs. estimated +0.8%) Press release   …CNBC: Tiffany shares fall as holiday-quarter sales miss expectations “Tiffany has typically been reliant on Chinese shoppers to boost sales. But uncertain and ongoing trade talks between the U.S. and China have posed a larger threat…” Read more   Subtle changes are coming to […]

Tipsheet: Starbucks $100M Fund | Used-Fashion to Skyrocket | Kingfisher CEO Out

  Customers outraged at Walmart for ending Savings Catcher price-matching program by Doreen Christensen at South Florida Sun-Sentinel. “…(Walmart) will end the Savings Catcher program on May 14….One Twitter user disputed Walmart’s claim, saying he saved more than $900 since joining the program, and using the hashtag #BoycottWalmart.” Read more   Eby-Brown to be bought […]

Tipsheet: Michaels -0.4% | DSW +5.3% | HD Supply +7.4% | Shopko Shutter

  Michaels Q4 comp sales -0.4% “On a calendar shifted basis, comparable store sales increased 1.4%…For fiscal 2019, the Company expects comparable store sales to increase between 0% and 1%.” Press release   HD Supply Q4 organic sales growth +7.4% Press release   DSW Q4 U.S. comp sales +5.3% “For the fifty-two week period, comparable […]