August 31, 2015

Sports Authority is encouraging customers to line up early on Saturday, Sept. 5 for the retailer’s annual winter sports blowout sale identified for the past 61 years by the quirky name Sniagrab.

August 25, 2015

Fast growing e-commerce firm Instacart is now delivering groceries to a 17th major U.S. metropolitan area.

August 25, 2015

Bentonville now has something in common with Buenos Aires, Seoul, Bangalore and Istanbul. 

August 21, 2015

It is a case of better late than never at value priced department store retailer Gordmans Stores where the company has the distinction of being one of the last major retailers to sell merchandise on the Internet.

August 19, 2015

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

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 12, 2015

Two retail and consumer product goods veterans are the newest members of Target's board of directors.

August 6, 2015

The former CEO of American Airlines has been named to the board of directors of Home Depot Inc. 

July 29, 2015

A week after releasing more than 60 new cloud products and solutions through its cloud computing subsidiary Aliyun, Alibaba is making more bold moves.

July 22, 2015

The Home Depot Inc. is spending about $1.6 billion in an acquisition squarely aimed at better meeting the needs of its professional customers.

July 15, 2015

Leading sales and marketing services provider CROSSMARK has taken a digital turn with a new technology deal that involves one of the leaders in the crowd-sourced economy.

July 14, 2015

A unique sponsorship and promotional effort that only a retailer based in Southern California would think of is set to begin August 1.

July 13, 2015

Amazon.com and Walmart aren’t the only retailers lowering prices this month. Food Lion has jumped on bandwagon at its 1,100 stores with a three-pronged price reduction effort.

July 10, 2015

International wholesale club PriceSmart keeps attracting shoppers to its stores, as the retailer reported an increase in same store sales for the third quarter.

July 2, 2015

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores has promoted its chief operating officer to CEO.

July 1, 2015

7-Eleven Inc. is taking its mantra of "what customers want, when and where they want it" a giant step further through a new partnership with the Postmates app.

June 30, 2015

In the midst of its strongest growth in years, Meijer and its produce partners are touting the company’s $100 million locally grown commitment.

June 26, 2015

GameStop is kicking off summer in a big way with a five-week Twitter contest aimed at increasing customer engagement.

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 19, 2015

Barnes & Noble Inc. has appointed a Home Depot president and a former executive of PaineWebber as two new independent directors to its board ahead of the company's separation of its retail and college businesses.

June 18, 2015

Home Depot and Lowe’s have nothing on four Ace Hardware operators who were recipients of the retail cooperative’s annual “Coolest Hardware Stores’” awards. 

June 18, 2015

A former Walmart executive has joined with a real estate executive to expand New York City-based luxury home décor retailer Gracious Home.

June 17, 2015

Pier 1 Imports reported same store sales growth for the first quarter, which the company’s CEO credited to the completion of an omnichannel transformation. 

June 16, 2015

Retailers looking for ways to enhance the customer experience could learn from a new attraction at Hershey’s Chocolate World.