August 4, 2015

After 20 years of focusing on just five states in the Midwest, Meijer is continuing an estimated $750 million investment in its sixth state -- Wisconsin -- with the opening of two more stores in Wauwatosa and Oak Creek.

August 4, 2015

Toys"R"Us is headed to a galaxy far, far away with its next promotion.

August 4, 2015

Petco is preparing for a potential initial public offering or sale that could value the pet supplies retailer at between $4 billion and $5 billion.

August 4, 2015

The pace of store closings at Office Depot is accelerating and employee retention costs are rising as the retailer maintains that its merger with Staples will close by year end.

August 4, 2015

Walgreens Boots Alliance has hired a former controller at American Express as its next accounting chief.

August 3, 2015

Just in time for back-to-school season, Barnes & Noble's college bookstore division, which just separated from the the larger books and games retailer, is looking to acquire digital services to speed its growth.

August 3, 2015

ECRM compared retail circular advertising in May 2015 vs. May 2014 and noted trends occurring across top retail chains. 

August 3, 2015

Fast fashion retailer Uniqlo is expanding its collection of Disney apparel and taking its partnership with Disney to a whole new level with a planned flagship store at Disney World.

August 3, 2015

Produce? At a convenience store? It’s not as crazy as it sounds and the C-store industry’s trade group wants to help members make fresh moves the right way.

August 3, 2015

J.C. Penney just poached two key executives to maximize the power, reach and integration of its omnichannel efforts.

August 3, 2015

Macy's and Bloomingdales are racing to join other retailers that are turning their stores into mini-fulfillment centers in an effort to challenge Amazon.com.

August 3, 2015

While Whole Foods and other food retailers struggle against increasingly stiff competition, Publix seems to be answering potential threats to its business with ease, if the company's second quarter results are any indication.

August 3, 2015

Ken Martindale, one of the key architects behind Rite Aid's recent growth, has been promoted to CEO.

August 3, 2015

Sears Holdings keeps finding new ways to generate cash and gain financial flexibility, but selling merchandise is not among them.

August 3, 2015

The importance of technology is highlighted in a promotion at Whole Foods Market.

August 3, 2015

Yahoo! Inc. is trying to expand its digital content and advertising business by acquiring a fashion website that allow shoppers to put together sets of clothes and accessories, and then buy them.

July 31, 2015

While many retailers are promoting back-to-school sales, Bridgestone has come up with an alternative way to ring in the beginning of the school year.

July 31, 2015

Retail intelligence provider ChannelIQ helps brands cope with e-commerce complexity and it just bolstered its ability to do so with a key hire from the consumer packaged goods world.

July 31, 2015

Foot Locker Inc. has chosen a new IT chief to drive the company's next generation of technological advances.

July 31, 2015

Fast-fashion giant H&M is adding another set of initials to its aggressive expansion plans. 

July 31, 2015

Facebook is preparing to make a change on Instagram that will have a big impact on social shopping and retailers.

July 31, 2015

Proving that no niche is too small when it comes to e-commerce, a new web store has been created to serve the narrowest of consumer needs.

 
July 31, 2015

Saks Fifth Avenue is putting its best foot forward in a hot category.

July 31, 2015

The power of Bass Pro Shops’ brand of retail was evident at the company’s newest store opening where shoppers were undeterred by a massive traffic jam and a lack of parking which forced some grand opening attendees to walk nearly a mile for a look inside.