top retail stories of the year, 2012, retail localization

Top 10 Most-Read Stories of 2012

As readers, it’s only natural to like seeing items in lists – short, sweet, and to the point, which is why many top 10 lists were the stories you were most interested in reading on risnews.com in 2012. By researching Web page views for all stories posted to the RIS Newswebsite this year, we have compiled a list of the top 10 most-read stories of 2012.
top retail stories of the year, 2012, retail localization
Listed below are the Top 10 Most-Read Stories on risnews.com in 2012, including the date posted:
Top 10 Most-Read Stories of 2012
1. Top 10 Retail Companies to Work For (posted Dec. 19, 2011)
2. Best of NRF 2012: Top 10 Takeaways  (posted Jan. 18, 2012)
3. Best and Worst Companies in Retail (posted Aug. 10, 2012)
4. Bottom 10 Retail Companies to Work For (posted Dec. 27, 2011)
6. 10 Retailers That Shook the World Part 2 (posted Feb. 28, 2012)
7. Top 10 Retail CEO Salaries (posted Mar. 20, 2012)
8. Talbots Closing 83 Stores in 2011 (posted Dec. 6, 2011)
Another trend noted in the top 10 list is the interest in which retailers are looking to move away from the traditional POS, moving toward mobility and the omni-channel experience. Cabela’s use of mobile apps, social media, optimizing inventory , and digital sales to become a true omni-channel retailer has rounded out the top 5, followed by Talbots store closings in eighth, JCPenney’s  use of RFID in ninth and Urban Outfitters moving completely to mobile POS in tenth.

[via RIS News]