Author: Christie Horan

Target Corp. hired Mark Tritton as executive vice president and chief merchandising officer. In this role, Tritton will oversee enterprise buying, product design and development, sourcing, visual merchandising strategy, and merchandising transformation and operations for the retailer....

Often companies measure the effectiveness of their supply chain with a focus on the need to increase velocity while reducing costs. While cost control and speed are important features of great supply chains, a supply chain that offers a true competitive advantage has to...

U.S. Deputy Secretary of Commerce Bruce Andrews delivered remarks at the 2016 Footwear Distributors and Retailers Association (FDRA) Executive Summit. During his remarks, Deputy Secretary Andrews stressed the importance of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and how the trade agreement would ensure our nation’s competitiveness in...

“We are excited that today the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) released the report on the likely economic impact of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)," said FDRA President Matt Priest, “The ITC report reaffirms the significant positive impact that this historic free trade agreement will have...

The Footwear Retailers and Distributors of America gathered movers and shakers in the industry on Tuesday in Washington, D.C., for the annual FDRA Innovation Summit. With so many major topics facing the industry — such as the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal and the increasing see-now,...