News

09/06/2011 - 09:09

The apparel, e-commerce, grocery, and luxury segments all showed continued growth in August, as the hardware, restaurant, and automotive repair sectors returned to positive territory, according to MasterCard Advisors SpendingPulse, a macroeconomic report tracking national retail and services sales.

09/01/2011 - 17:03

Walmart and Sam's Club are offering flu shots clinics to customers through their partnership with Mollen Immunization Clinics.

09/01/2011 - 13:27

Walmart U.S. President and CEO Bill Simon addressed attendees at the American Legion's 93rd National Convention on Wednesday, telling fellow Americans, veterans and Legionnaires that Walmart would create jobs in the U.S. by hiring more than 15,000 people to work in about 100 new and expanded Walmart stores by fiscal year's end.

09/01/2011 - 13:21

Target has announced new beauty exclusives that are hitting shelves for fall 2011.

09/01/2011 - 13:09

Sears and Kmart stores announced that they are supporting emergency relief efforts in a dozen states to help residents recover from Hurricane Irene’s damaging winds and floodwaters.

09/01/2011 - 12:55

Office Depot announced that it is now expanding its retail store presence in the Caribbean territory as part of its franchise agreement with Benmore International.

09/01/2011 - 12:46

Hot Topic has announced that two new executives have joined the company, Don Hendricks as CIO and Jeff Allison as SVP planning and allocation.

09/01/2011 - 12:33

Macy’s reported that its same-store sales rose 5% in August, beating estimates. The retailer said sales would have been higher by 1.5% points without the impact of Hurricane Irene.

09/01/2011 - 12:25

Despite low consumer confidence, the volatile economy and a hurricane, many retailers reported better-than-expected sales in August.