September 22, 2015

Don’t assume that the layoff of 275 IT employees in August 2015 by Target Corp. means the retailer is reducing its focus on in-house technology operations.

September 18, 2015

The Home Depot is building physical infrastructure to support online operations.

September 16, 2015

Kohl’s and Toys"R"Us are among the first retailers to announce their holiday hiring plans this year, and the numbers are more or less the same as last year for both companies.

September 14, 2015

Toys“R”Us has looked to a Loreal veteran to take over its human resources division. 

September 4, 2015

The True Value Company family has expanded with the addition of Pittsburgh-based Busy Beaver Home Improvement Centers.

September 1, 2015

Kroger already has a good relationship with shoppers, but the retailer is looking to elevate its brand even further by making a key hire in reputation management.

August 24, 2015

Sears Holdings Co. has made an interesting choice to lead its hardlines division.

August 21, 2015

Amazon.com is planning to open a fifth fulfillment center in the state of Texas. 

August 7, 2015

One of Whole Foods Market's key buyers and longtime employees has been honored by one of the leading nonprofit trade associations in the United States.

August 7, 2015

Petco is making several changes to its leadership team as the retailer focuses on key omnichannel initiatives.

August 5, 2015

Kroger and Eckrich came together with a special guest this week to honor -- and surprise -- a U.S. veteran.

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.

July 23, 2015

Regional grocery chain Southeastern Grocers has agreed to sell 29 BI-LO stores to another regional grocery chain: K-VA-T Food Stores.

July 13, 2015

Macy’s is reducing its presence in Pittsburgh. The retailer has sold its downtown Pittsburgh building at 400 Fifth Avenue to Philadelphia-based Core Realty and will close its store in that location.

July 7, 2015

Apple's newest store in New York City is located in one of its most diverse burroughs and store employees will be fluent in a dozen languages.

July 6, 2015

American Apparel Inc. is launching a restructuring plan aimed at cutting costs as the retailer looks to turn around its struggling business.

July 1, 2015

The parent company of Winn-Dixie, BI-LO and Harveys said all profits generated at its nearly 800 stores on July 4 will be donated to the Wounded Warrior Project.

June 30, 2015

Leadership of the Kroger Co.’s retail operations is in limbo following the retirement of COO Mike Ellis, with no immediate successor named.

June 29, 2015

Accenture is looking to help retailers move more quickly to digital with its acquisition of Javelin Group, a retail strategy consulting and digital transformation services provider. 

June 26, 2015

The CEO of the Finish Line Inc. says the company is poised for consistent growth and increased profitability after posting an increase in same store sales in the first quarter.

June 25, 2015

The largest supermarket operator in the United States is on fire, so it makes sense that the Kroger Co. approved its first stock split in 16 years and a 13.5% dividend increase.

June 24, 2015

A year after it first announced a major minimum wage hike in its U.S. stores, Ikea said Wednesday that it plans to implement another nationwide raise to its wage floor next year, bringing the average store's starting pay to nearly $12 per hour.

June 18, 2015

Kroger turned in a stunning first quarter same store sales performance while expanding omnichannel and convenience capabilities designed to extend a comp streak now well into the 11th year.

June 16, 2015

Efforts to transform the customer experience and optimize e-commerce capabilities at Toys”R”Us are getting a boost in Europe with a new distribution center.