Retail Articles

April 12, 2021

Meet the Next Retail Society President Sydney Burnett Sydney is currently a rising senior in the Warrington College of Business where she is pursuing an undergraduate degree in marketing, with minors in retail and economics, as well as a combined Masters of International Business. She has just assumed the role of President of The Retail [...]

April 6, 2021

Company Spotlight Maison 276 Seeking Interns Maison 276 strives to speak to all Gen X and Baby Boomer women while also addressing beauty industry pain points for these individuals by offering 1) authentic, diverse, age-positive messaging and images 2) healthy, sustainable, non-toxic products 3) unique textures & scents and 4) high quality products with accessible [...]

March 15, 2021

Internship with an Entrepreneur All Good Craft Granola Bars is a Virginia Beach based snack bar company. We repurpose grain from local craft breweries to create delicious, all-natural granola bars. All Good’s mission is to fight food waste by producing a healthy, unique, and convenient alternative to traditional snack foods. Our products promote sustainability, embrace [...]

February 15, 2021

This past week, the Miller Center hosted a virtual reception that allowed students to participate in one-on-one meetings with retailers. Freshmen through seniors had ten uninterrupted minutes with recruiters to talk about internships and career opportunities. "I know everyone is tired of the two-dimensional view for their outreach, but we made it work to everyone's [...]

February 1, 2021

Retail Leadership Seminar Speaker “Saving A Retailer” Jeff Csuy Vice President, Merchandise Strategy & Operations JCPenney Jeff Csuy joined JCPenney in January 2020 as Vice President, Merchandise Strategy and Operations, reporting to Michelle Wlazlo, Executive Vice President and Chief Merchant. He is responsible for driving growth by leading the implementation of JCPenney’s Retail Strategy. What [...]

January 20, 2021

New Interim Director Cecilia Schulz Cecilia Schulz has been appointed as the Interim Director of the David F. Miller Retail Center. There is not a more deserving person for this position, and we know the Retail Center is in good hands. Congratulations, Cece! National Retail Federation Student Ambassador Shea Scenti Shea Scenti is the 2021 [...]

January 14, 2021

Welcome Back The retail industry is CHANGING right before our eyes. Join us for weekly updates about industry changes, visiting executives, scholarships, and scholarship winners, along with career and internship opportunities. So much is happening in retailing—we could send this out daily! Check out the Sears Holdings Retail Leadership Seminar Each semester, the Miller Center [...]