August 28, 2015

The CEO of Michaels says an improved merchandising strategy and a focus on the customer experience helped drive sales growth at the specialty retailer in the second quarter.

August 24, 2015

Private equity firm Sycamore Partners is adding a department store to its growing portfolio, which includes such brands as Aeropostale, Jones New York and Nine West.

August 16, 2015

Former Walgreens president and CEO Greg Wasson became the chain drug industry’s first executive to receive the Grocery Manufacturers Association’s highest honor.

August 6, 2015

A Northern California mountaintop retreat was the perfect venue for the nation’s largest arts and crafts retailer to host the inaugural Michaels Makers Summit.

August 5, 2015

Fast-growing Kriser's Natural Pet store is expanding in the Chicago area as the retailer looks to leverage what has become a $58 billion industry.

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.

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.

July 29, 2015

A veteran retailer with experience in running big national chains has joined City Sports as its new chief executive.

July 22, 2015

In a classic case of “if you can’t beat ‘em, join ‘em,” Neiman Marcus is deepening its relationship with an organization that could be viewed as a competitor.

July 20, 2015

Francesca's is adding a retail industry veteran to its board. 

July 20, 2015

Ross Stores is crossing off a big chunk of its to-do list as the retailer moves forward with its plans to open 90 stores in 2015.

July 20, 2015

Skechers is teaming up with a U.S. toymaker to execute an omnichannel launch of a new line of dolls based on the retailer's most popular character.

July 17, 2015

Few retailers make as big an impact on the environment as Kroger, but the high performing supermarket chain has made huge progress against sustainability priorities during the past decade and now is ready to take on a new set of goals.

June 29, 2015

Barnes & Noble is debuting a strangely appropriate omnichannel promotion for a retailer who might wish it could go back to an era in which bookshops were more relevant. 

June 22, 2015

Martha Stewart is going to be fussing over her lifestyle collection of turquoise mixing bowls and gingham kitchen towels from a whole new vantage point.

June 19, 2015

Anna's Linens has hired Hilco Merchant Resources and Gordon Brothers Group to begin going-out-of-business sales at all retail locations.

June 16, 2015

Fast growing grocery delivery service Instacart is adding a value-oriented chain to its network of grocery stores.

June 15, 2015

Lumber Liquidators former chief merchandising officer William Schlegel is the latest casualty of an ongoing management overhaul by company founder and Chairman Tom Sullivan that also claimed the jobs of the CEO and CFO. 

June 14, 2015

The constant evolution of the digital space may leave retailers feeling weary about digital promotions. However, digital promotions are an increasingly important part of the personalized marketing mix – especially in the omnichannel retail environment. 

June 9, 2015

California-based regional grocery chain Raley’s Supermarkets is overhauling its e-commerce capabilities to offer customers a "seamless shopping experience."

June 5, 2015

Rob Walton relinquished the position of chairman of the board of directors of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., to his son-in-law, Greg Penner, at the company annual meeting on June 5. 

June 2, 2015

Saks Fifth Avenue will be soaring to new heights with an unprecedented promotional event at its flagship store in New York City this month.

June 1, 2015

Macy’s is celebrating LGBTQ Pride Month with an exclusive campaign that will include in-store events, parades, commemorative advertising and sponsorships. 

May 29, 2015

As Texas deals with the aftermath of tragic flooding, Walmart is trying to make a difference in the state where it has its largest presence.