February 26, 2015

Better than expected fourth quarter same store sale growth and big increase in gross margins have JCPenney eyeing potentially faster topline growth in 2015. 

February 26, 2015

Stronger demand for clothing and accessories during the holiday season helped Kohl's Corp. post an increase in same store sales for the fourth quarter after five straight quarters of decline.

February 26, 2015

Sears Holdings continues to lose money –- lots of it –- and same store sales declined again during the holidays, but the severity of the company’s losses have diminished, which has Chairman and CEO Edward Lampert believing further improvement is coming as the company transforms to what he calls “a leading integrated membership-focused company.” 

February 25, 2015

Hudson’s Bay Company is forming two joint ventures valued at $4 billion as it aims to bring even more value its lucrative property portfolio. 

February 25, 2015

Kohl’s is joining the army of retailers focusing on the high-margin beauty category by adding an upscale skin-care brand to its assortment. 

February 24, 2015

As Macy’s undergoes aggressive changes to better compete in an omnichannel retailing world, the company reported a decline in profit for the fourth quarter. 

February 20, 2015

Nordstrom is doing all the right things when it comes to store traffic, e-commerce and customer service, but it wasn’t enough for Wall Street in the fourth quarter. 

February 19, 2015

While Kmart has been closing many of its stores as it seeks to restructure the company, the retailer has quietly launched a pilot program to re-brand itself as K-Fresh. 

February 19, 2015

Kohl’s is standing behind its stated mission to “give back” to the communities it serves by announcing that it donated nearly $18 million in 2014. 

February 13, 2015

Puerto Rico is home to many retailers’ most productive units and now Saks and Nordstrom are looking to get in on the action when they open their first locations next month in the island’s new Mall of San Juan. 

February 12, 2015

The CEO of Cabela’s is blaming marketing costs for the company’s weaker earnings in the fourth quarter. 

February 11, 2015

Scott Kessler has been named chief information officer at Belk less than a year after joining the regional department store operator as its top omnichannel executive.

February 10, 2015

Neiman Marcus is entering the social shopping fray by launching its first ever user-generated content contest on Instagram. 

February 9, 2015

As online gift registries become more popular with shoppers, Shopko is giving its gift registry service an omnichannel makeover. 

February 5, 2015

Sales of an exclusive holiday cookbook will allow Dillard’s to donate more than $900,000 to of Ronald McDonald House Charities.

February 5, 2015

Steinmart plans to pay a $5 special dividend thanks to the availability of low cost financing that allowed the company to more than double the size of its credit facility.

February 4, 2015

Kohl’s Corp. has increased its outlook for the recently completed business year, citing strong sales growth during the holiday season. 

February 4, 2015

Macy’s and Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia are collaborating on another collection for the home, just in time for the spring decorating season. 

February 3, 2015

Luxury beauty retailer Bluemercury was acquired by Macy’s and the retailer announced another round of extensive personnel changes, including a new head merchant, that are designed to bolster its omnichannel, international and alternative format growth prospects. 

February 2, 2015

In an effort to boost its appeal to Latina fashionistas, Macy’s has launched a new collection designed by an international Hispanic superstar. 

January 30, 2015

Kohl’s rolled out two omnichannel campaigns in January underscoring the company’s stated focus on giving back to the community.

January 30, 2015

Macy’s hopes to ignite passion for the National Heart Association with its Go Red For Women promotions. 

January 30, 2015

It may be hard to believe (considering its financial troubles), but Sears was the most popular U.S. department store on Facebook during the 2014 holiday shopping season, according to a new study. 

January 30, 2015

It may be hard to believe (considering its financial troubles), but Sears was the most popular U.S. department store on Facebook during the 2014 holiday shopping season, according to a new study.