Hardlines

08/17/2011 - 16:08

It has been a rough couple years for retailers, and no segment has been hit harder than office products, which has suffered a double whammy from the downturn in consumer and business spending.

08/17/2011 - 11:18

eBay announced that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Magento Inc., the creators of Magento, a leading open source e-commerce platform.

08/17/2011 - 10:30

Strong performances in key categories and higher gas profitability helped BJ’s Wholesale Club exceed its earnings guidance for the second quarter.

08/16/2011 - 12:18

The combination of new store growth, a 2.5% same-store sales increase and expanding gross margins enabled Dick’s Sporting Good to produce earnings per share of 52 cents and exceed analysts’ estimates by two cents.

08/16/2011 - 11:57

Marketing technology company SpyderLynk and Momentum Worldwide announced Friday that Office Depot has launched a national back-to-school mobile campaign that was developed by Momentum, using SpyderLynk’s 2D mobile barcode SnapTag technology.

08/16/2011 - 11:49

More than one-quarter of U.S. retailers lack a mobile presence, according to new research conducted by 2ergo.

08/16/2011 - 11:37

Sears Holdings announced Tuesday that Robert Schriesheim will join the company as EVP and CFO.

08/16/2011 - 10:53

Despite the absence of top line growth at Walmart’s U.S. stores division, second quarter earnings grew 12.4% to $1.09 and came in a penny ahead of analysts’ estimates, which was enough for the company to narrow and increase the range of its full year profit forecast.

08/16/2011 - 10:21

Sales increased 4.2% at The Home Depot, the company reported Tuesday morning.

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