Talented students from 24 National Retail Federation (NRF) member schools have been nominated to represent the next generation of retail leaders. The nominees below received a travel scholarship to attend Retail’s BIG Show, Student Program and the inaugural NRF Foundation Gala in New York City.
The NRF Foundation shapes retail’s future by building awareness of the industry through statistics and stories; developing talent through educ
If you haven't already noticed, heading out for a little holiday shopping is getting scarier by the day. Retail and Consumer Sciences associate professor Anita Bhappu shares her perspective on new trends and expectations for holiday shopping.
If you haven't already noticed, heading out for a little holiday shopping is getting scarier by the day. Read more »
Terry Lundgren ’75 is not a man to forget his roots. That’s why, in 2005, the Macy’s CEO put his name behind the Terry J. Lundgren Center for Retailing at the UA. The center has introduced hundreds of students to the world of retailing— some of them stepping into successful careers with Macy’s.
Terry Lundgren ’75 is not a man
Norton School Student Group Enactus is partnering with Safe Kids Mexico and Tucson Medical Center helps bring access to free car seats to those in need.
You know your child’s old car seat that’s been sitting in your garage collecting dust because – quite frankly – you don’t know what to do with it? Just tossing i Read more »
Building credit while hunting for a job, wrestling student loans and figuring out post-college life might seem like a tall order. But, just like the triumphant hat toss, it’s an important rite of passage for young adults.
“If you run the numbers, a good credit score will get you the best interest rate on loans you need in the future,” says Martin Dasko, founder of Read more »
The changing face of retail – and the growing convergence of the digital and physical shopping experience – was among the major topics of discussion at the University of Arizona's 18th annual Global Retailing Conference, held Thursday and Friday at Loews Ventana Canyon Resort in Tucson.
Here are links to the three most prominent CNBC interviews during the conference. All include prominent plugs for the conference and the TJL Center.
April 10, 2014 - 10:32 AM EST
Squawk on the Street
Walter Robb Interview Read more »
This year's conference was an amazing success! Thank you to all our sponsors and speakers for making this another successful event. Read more »
This year's conference was an amazing success! Thank you to all our sponsors and speakers for making this another successful event.
The Retail Entrepreneurship Club (REC), a student club within the Terry J. Lundgren Center for
Retailing, is starting a new initiative called Retail Upstarts that is designed to assist Tucson-based retail entrepreneurs-to-be in their business planning and market launch efforts.
Lindsey Walsh, President of REC, indicated that the program would be a great way for members of the club and others in the retailing program to help local entrepreneurs but also to learn about the Read more »