06/13/2012 - 16:40

Canned peaches, criminal records and political contributions were among the top shareholder concerns expressed at Target’s annual meeting on Wednesday afternoon.

06/13/2012 - 15:33

Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia has appointed Michael Robinson to the newly created position of VP e-commerce.

06/13/2012 - 15:22

Target held steady on the promotional front in May with the number of circulars and total pages consistent with the prior year. For a look at Target’s activity and those of other leading retailers check out the last report from Market Track.

06/13/2012 - 14:50

Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market has launched ‘Kitchen To Go,’ several ranges of more than 150 chef-created, prepared meal bowls, appetizers, side dishes, and entrees.

06/13/2012 - 14:11

Safeway has transitioned to using reusable product containers (RPCs), rather than corrugated boxes, to ship many types of produce from the farm fields, through the distribution channel and to final store destination.

06/13/2012 - 13:32

Talbots said private-equity firm Sycamore Partners extended the date of the commencement of its offer to buy the women's apparel retailer by two days.

06/13/2012 - 11:26

Canadians love a deal even more than American’s judging from the strong same-store sales and surging profits produced by the nation’s leading dollar store operator.

06/13/2012 - 10:55

After a surprisingly strong first quarter, consumers have slowed their spending in May, according to the latest report from the National Retail Federation.

06/13/2012 - 09:46

Import cargo volume at the nation’s major retail container ports is expected to increase 4.8% in June compared with the same month last year, and year-over-year increases are expected to continue into the holiday season shipping cycle, according to the monthly Global Port Tracker report released today by the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates.