August 24, 2015

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

August 20, 2015

Thanks to some financial engineering, Sears Holdings overcame a double digit decline in same store sales to produce a second quarter profit or a less severe loss depending on the arithmetic used.

August 13, 2015

Kmart is taking a comedic approach to its back-to-school promotions this year with an eccentric ad campaign.

August 6, 2015

Sears Canada has come up with an innovative way to appeal to back-to-school shoppers -- especially those parents who have kids who don't wear uniforms to school.

August 3, 2015

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

July 14, 2015

With its stock trading at a 52-week low, Sears has made an interesting choice to lead its department store business.

July 2, 2015

Barnes & Noble is hoping that hiring a CEO with experience launching electronics products will help revive its Nook e-reader division.

July 2, 2015

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

June 25, 2015

An ongoing senior leadership transformation at 99 Cents Only stores has put a former Kmart executive in the role of interim CEO and now the company has named a former Walmart executive as interim CFO for the second time.

June 12, 2015

Kmart has overhauled its marketing team by making several personnel changes and replacing its CMO with a veteran from DSW.

June 8, 2015

The retail industry is accustomed to weak same store sales at Sears and Kmart, but the magnitude of the decline the company experienced in the first quarter was large even by its standards.

June 5, 2015

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Inc.

June 5, 2015

Lower sales and a fall in commissions led Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Inc. to post falling profit in the first quarter.

May 26, 2015

The chairman of the board at 99 Cents Only Stores has assumed the role of CEO and president effective immediately.

May 22, 2015

Former Sears and Walgreens finance executive Atul Kavthekar is joining LivingSocial as CFO to help execute the e-commerce company’s ongoing re-invention strategy.

April 23, 2015

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores is embracing its branding as “America’s Appliance Experts” with a refresh of seven stores in Arizona, among other states.

April 22, 2015

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Inc., which had disappointing financial results in its last quarter, said CEO W. Bruce Johnson will leave the company Aug. 1.

April 20, 2015

Kmart is trying to increase pharmacy traffic with a new Shop Your Way rewards program that gives members $10 back in points (10,000 points) for every five qualifying prescriptions filled in a rolling 12-month period.

April 15, 2015

Kmart is taking its long-running affiliation with March of Dimes to a new level this year with the help of America’s fiercest fitness expert. 

April 13, 2015

Sears Holdings will eventually need to sell more stuff to shoppers to remain viable as a retailer, but in the meantime the company has shown itself to be more adept at generating cash through complex real estate deals that unlock the value of an increasingly less productive store base. 

April 1, 2015

Sears Holding Corp. is looking to raise more than $2.5 billion by selling its stores to a real estate investment trust. 

March 26, 2015

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores is rearranging its appliance retail strategy to better speak to customers and their changing priorities.

March 25, 2015

Separating itself from Sears Holdings a year ago has not helped Land’s End financial footing judging from the company’s fourth quarter profit and same store sales decline.

March 23, 2015

Sears and Craftsman have kicked off their second annual “MAKEcation” promotion with a sweepstakes that sends the winner to an event this fall in Brooklyn.