May 22, 2015

Hibbett Sports says harsh winter weather, tax refund delays and the West Coast port dispute all contributed to the company posting an unanticipated decline in same store sales for the first quarter.

May 22, 2015

Macy’s is out to prove that bigger is better again this July 4 by sponsoring a fireworks display so massive that barges positioned at two locations on the East River in Manhattan are required to launch 40,000 shells.

May 21, 2015

L Brands is showing that it continues to be a bright spot in a volatile specialty retail environment with its latest quarterly results. 

May 21, 2015

Bon-Ton Stores Inc. cited growth in the e-commerce channel as among the reasons for the company's slight increase in same store sales in the first quarter.

May 21, 2015

The CEO of Lumber Liquidators has resigned just a few months after the company became embroiled in an investigation over wood products imported from China.

May 21, 2015

Stein Mart is not only growing its footprint but the off-price retailer is also growing same store sales as well.

May 20, 2015

Smart & Final is launching a new marketing blitz that puts its use of punctuation front and center.

May 20, 2015

A legal veteran of Abercrombie & Fitch and Harvard Law grad has been named general counsel for Big Lots. 

May 20, 2015

Improved, "costumer-focused" merchandising helped American Eagle Outfitters post record net income in the first quarter.

May 20, 2015

Traffic problems continued to hinder Staples in the first quarter even as the company awaits regulatory approval of its merger with Office Depot.

May 20, 2015

Walmart is more than doubling the number of veterans it plans to hire by the year 2020.

May 19, 2015

As other major retailers report sluggish sales, home improvement stores such as Home Depot Inc. are benefitting from rebounds in the housing market and the weather.

May 19, 2015

Sports Authority wants to make purchase protection "SIMPLR" for its customers with a new partnership with Asurion.

May 19, 2015

Record Mother's Day sales couldn't lift profit at Stage Stores Inc., which narrowed its loss but reported disappointing same store sales in the first quarter.

May 19, 2015

The Limited is finally following the lead of a slew of other retailers that have rolled out buy online, pick up in store services for customers.

May 19, 2015

The CEO of Urban Outfitters sounded a positive note about the company's omnichannel strategy despite reporting mixed financial results in the first quarter.

May 18, 2015

Ascena Retail Group may be looking to attract younger, more career-oriented shoppers with its $2.15 buyout of rival Ann Inc.

May 18, 2015

Kohl’s is preparing to open a store in Southern New Jersey called "Off Aisle by Kohl's," a name that suggests the company may be following the lead of other retailers opening off-price formats.

May 18, 2015

The retailer formerly known as Restoration Hardware has selected a chief real estate and development officer to lead the latest installment of its evolution into a "design gallery": a 70,000-square-foot store in Las Vegas.

May 18, 2015

H&M aims to bring the haute couture of French design house Balmain to the masses with a new collection this fall.

May 18, 2015

A British charity has brought its highly successful fundraising event across the pond, with a lot of help from Walgreens.

May 15, 2015

Costco is trying to increase its membership base in Canada with an innovative social media campaign.

May 15, 2015

Dollar General is making a difference in the lives of its customers and their communities with another massive donation to literacy programs. 

May 14, 2015

Five Below is accelerating its expansion plans with the opening of three new stores in Kansas City this week.