RevCascade Weekly – May 1

The Wall Street Journal’s Suzanne Kapner writes a provocative piece on brick & mortar retail struggles and how in order to get back to 2006 sales per square foot levels, major retailers would need to close over 800 stores in Department Stores Need to Cull Hundreds of Sites, Study Says

The Economic Times ET Tech bureau dives into the wide ranging impact of ecommerce in India including increasing employment, growth in export revenue, and better products and services to customers as well as several key challenges in E-commerce will trigger big innovations in payment & delivery models: CII & Deloitte

Larry Dignan at Tech Republic reports on the decision by Dick’s Sporting Goods to move its e-commerce operations in-house so it has more control over its omni-channel features in Why Dick’s Sporting Goods decided to play its own game in e­commerce


The RevCascade Weekly is a human-curated newsletter that brings you the best news, perspectives, insights, and lessons learned across the ecommerce ecosystem.