01/16/2012 - 10:43

Retail industry sales are expected to rise, albeit not at the same pace as 2011, according to the National Retail Federation.

01/16/2012 - 10:39

National Retail Federation officials said Monday that a record crowd of 24,000 attendees is expected to converge on its 101st Annual Convention & Expo, which kicked off Sunday at the Jacob J. Javits Convention Center in New York City.

01/16/2012 - 10:37

Winn-Dixie said Friday that its CEO Peter Lynch will step down, as the supermarket chain merges with Bi-Lo LLC. Current Bi-Lo chairman Randall Onstead will replace Lynch as CEO.

01/16/2012 - 10:33

A report released Monday by the National Retail Federation said that retail industry sales growth for 2012 is forecasted at 3.4%, a pace slower than 2011’s 4.7% growth.

01/15/2012 - 19:55

The boards of directors for Ralcorp Holdings' Ralcorp and Post divisions were unveiled Friday by the company.

01/15/2012 - 19:48

Consumer confidence rose more than forecast in January, reaching its highest level in eight months amid signs of an improving labor market.

01/13/2012 - 15:08

A report released Thursday by the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates said import cargo volume at the nation’s major retail container ports should be nearly flat during January compared with the same month last year, but significant year-over-year increases are expected this spring.

01/13/2012 - 11:30

The U.S. Census Bureau announced today that advance estimates of U.S. retail and food services sales for December, adjusted for seasonal variation and holiday and trading-day differences, but not for price changes, were $400.6 billion.

01/13/2012 - 11:13

Giant Eagle on Thursday unveiled its fifth Market District location in five years — and its first in Pittsburgh’s North Hills suburbs.