Richard Collings

Richard Collings

Richard Collings is Adweek's retail reporter. He previously reported on retail and consumer products at publications such as The Deal and TheStreet.

AB InBev, P&G, PepsiCo Are the Biggest Super Bowl Ad Spenders

The Super Bowl is the biggest advertising event of the year, and these were its biggest spenders.

Coca-Cola’s Super Bowl Spot Stars Jonah Hill and Martin Scorsese

The beverage giant will premiere an ad campaign for Coca-Cola Energy.

Retail Dealmaking Heats Up in January With Victoria’s Secret, Forever 21 and More in Talks

A number of retailers are contemplating mergers and acquisitions this January.

WeatherTech’s Super Bowl Ad Stars ‘Lucky Dog’ Scout to Fund Cancer Research

Super Bowl watchers will get to know more about Scout, the star of WeatherTech’s Big Game ad last year, and his battle with cancer.

NYDJ Explores Sale, Likely Buyer Is Sunrise Brands’ Gerard Guez

The brand was part of the surge in designer denim more than a decade ago.

Denny’s Expands Beyond Meat Burger to Restaurants Nationwide

Denny's is now selling a plant-based burger made with Beyond Meat in more than 1,700 locations.

Fairway, Papyrus Bankruptcies Give Retailers the January Chills

Following mixed holiday sales results, several retailers face the prospect of bankruptcy or restructuring.

Glossier and Taco Bell Rank Among the Top Brands in Building Online Communities

The Zyper Community Index 2020's methodology included fan actions, positive brand sentiment and audience size.

US Census Bureau and NRF Report Holiday Sales Increase, but Analysts Aren’t Jolly

The vast majority of American households 80% have less discretionary income than they did a decade ago.

Gap Decides Not to Spin Off Old Navy Into Separate Company

Gap, which is also the parent of Banana Republic, is nixing its plans to spin off Old Navy.