02/29/2012 - 13:35

Footwear seller Collective Brands Inc. said that its fourth-quarter loss widened dramatically from the year before as higher costs cut into profit margins.

02/29/2012 - 13:02

Three Wal-Mart Stores executives are scheduled to speak at two key retail conferences on March 7.

02/29/2012 - 12:50

Costco is off to a good start in 2012, with high increases in second-quarter sales and earnings.

02/29/2012 - 12:21

Lack of snowfall throughout most of the major winter sports regions negatively impacted Big 5 Sporting Goods' results in the fourth quarter.

02/29/2012 - 12:10

Consumer confidence in February shot up from last month to the highest level since a year ago, according to The Conference Board.

02/29/2012 - 12:07

Tractor Supply Co. has increased its estimated domestic store growth potential to 2,100 locations from a previously estimated 1,800 stores.

02/29/2012 - 11:36

When people are working -- whether at a small business or large corporation -- they need office supplies, so when a company such as Staples delivers a retail sales increase for the fourth quarter, it is good sign that the economy is improving.

02/28/2012 - 14:16

Consumers trust retailers will provide them with safe, effective products -- no easy task when one considers the numerous items any given company can sell. This is especially true for such retailers as Wal-Mart Stores, which has approved a partnership with SGS for safety and compliance testing for all wireless and automotive products sold through Walmart and Sam's Club, both in store and online, for the U.S. market.

02/28/2012 - 13:44

After more than a year since it first filed Chapter 11, A&P has won approval to exit bankruptcy.