May 27, 2016

Chargebacks represent a loss to retailers’ bottom line, especially if they occur on a consistent basis. For that reason alone, it’s critical to keep chargebacks to a minimum. 

May 27, 2016

Credit card chargebacks are a costly reality for online merchants. Chargebacks occur when customers contact their credit card issuers to dispute charges.

May 27, 2016
Consumers who use mobile devices for shopping are prime targets for retailer loyalty programs.
 
May 27, 2016
A store development executive from Gap Inc. has been tapped to head up real estate for Foot Locker.
 
May 27, 2016
Sports Authority’s remaining 320 store leases will be auctioned in June.
 
May 27, 2016
Blue Nile is expanding its fledgling store portfolio.
 
May 27, 2016
Twitter, which has been piloting an embedded buy button in tweets since September 2014, is reportedly pulling the plug on the idea.
 
May 27, 2016

Saks Fifth Avenue plans to shutter its 107,000-sq.-ft. store at The Mall at Short Hills, in Short Hills, New Jersey, amid plans to open a flagship in a huge retail and entertainment center in the state.

May 27, 2016
Here are three retailers who could pose a real challenge to Amazon’s e-commerce dominance.
May 27, 2016
Today, when it comes to adding new members to your board of directors, creating a balance between industry experience and innovation is extraordinarily important. 
 
May 27, 2016

Ulta Beauty turned in what could be the best retail performance of the first quarter, posting strong brick-and-mortar and online growth and results that easily topped estimates.

May 26, 2016

Feeling the heat from an activist inventory, Chico's FAS Inc. will increase its cost-cutting efforts on the heels of a disappointing first quarter.

May 26, 2016

The launch of “buy buttons” in the past year on major social networks like Pinterest, Instagram, and Twitter received a lot of attention, but so far they are not catching on with customers.

May 26, 2016

Costco Wholesale Corp. exceeded Wall Street expectations with improved net earnings in the third quarter of fiscal 2016.

May 26, 2016

The nation’s top two extreme-value discounters aren’t feeling the retail malaise that affected department stores and many specialty retailers in the first quarter.

May 26, 2016

It’s going to take some getting used to. That’s one of retail consultant Neil Stern’s first impressions of the new 365 by Whole Foods Market format, which made its national debut on Wednesday, in Los Angeles.

May 26, 2016

Guess Inc. swung from profit to net loss in the first quarter of fiscal 2017, missing analyst estimates for both net earnings and revenues.

May 26, 2016

A popular goose from up north is about to nest in two high-profile locations.

May 26, 2016

Ikea has broken ground for its second store in Ohio.

May 26, 2016

J.Crew Group Inc. managed to narrow its loss in the first quarter even as it continued to struggle with sluggish sales.

May 26, 2016

Two events converged by 2010 that fundamentally changed how consumers shop and how retailers sell.

May 26, 2016

As Sears Holdings Corp. continues to struggle to turn its business around, the chain announced it is exploring ways to expand distribution of its key brands outside its own stores.

May 25, 2016

Amazon.com Inc. is supporting continued growth in the West and Midwest with fulfillment centers launching in the cities of Tracy and Eastvale, California, and Joliet, Illinois.

May 25, 2016

Specialty outdoor retailer Cabela’s Inc. is deploying POS hardware and software from Ingenico Group to make the final step of the in-store shopping process as safe and seamless as possible.