Amazon.com has launched an electronics trade-in service that allows customers to exchange their used electronics for Amazon.com gift cards.
Limited Brands reported that adjusted earnings per share for the first quarter ended April 30, were 40 cents compared with adjusted earnings per share of 25 cents for the quarter ended May 1.
Advance Auto Parts reported that first quarter earnings per diluted share were $1.35 , which was a 13.4% increase over the first quarter last year.
PetSmart has reported earnings of 61 cents per share, up 33% compared with 46 cents per share in the first quarter of 2010.
Del Monte Foods Co. announced that it has appointed David West as its new CEO, effective Aug. 15. West will also join the company's board of directors in June.
The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company announced that it has finalized its acquisition of five New Jersey Shore-area Foodtown supermarkets previously owned by Norkus Enterprises Inc.
First-quarter sales at Target increased 2.8% to $15.6 billion, and same-store sales increased 2% the company reported.
Abercrombie & Fitch Co. said Wednesday that overseas strength pushed its net income to $25.1 million for the first quarter, compared with a loss of $11.8 million a year earlier.
Amazon.com announced that it plans to expand its customer service center in Grand Forks, N.D., creating more than 200 full-time jobs and hundreds of seasonal jobs at the facility by the end of 2012.
BJ’s Wholesale Club reported net income of $33.7 million, or 62 cents per diluted share, for the first quarter ended April 30.