Hancock Fabrics reported that net sales for its fourth quarter were $78.4 million compared with $77.7 million in the fourth quarter last year, and comparable-same store sales increased 0.7%, compared with a 1.3% decrease in the previous year.
OfficeMax announced that it has partnered with ChamberSolutions, a provider of member benefit programs, to launch ChamberAdvantage a nationwide program offered through OfficeMax's popular partnership advantage program.
Sears Holdings announced that through April 23, customers can trade in their old automotive, lawn and garden, marine or power sport battery to be recycled through any Sears Auto Center nationwide and receive a $10 Sears gift card.
Borders is seeking at least $50 million in additional financing as sales trail expectations and publishers demand cash in advance, according to two people who have seen the chain’s plans to reorganize, Bloomberg reported.
The multichannel capabilities of Toys “R” Us were enhanced this week when the company announced plans to open a new online fulfillment center near Reno, Nev., that will allow for more timely shipment of West coast customers’ online orders.