September 2, 2015

When Macy’s officially unveiled its first off-price stores in New York City on Wednesday, the retailer debuted some new features not commonly found in other discount stores.

September 2, 2015

When Macy’s officially unveiled its first off-price stores in New York City on Wednesday, the retailer debuted some new features not commonly found in other discount stores.

September 1, 2015

Belk Inc. looks like it has found a winner in a just-completed omnichannel back-to-school promotion.

August 31, 2015

An innovative company incubated in the fashion tech lab Macy’s helped launched has struck a deal that will expose its roster of designers to the department store retailers’ mass market audience.

August 31, 2015

Macy's is set to open its new format, Backstage, this week in Queens, and the retailer gave the Associated Press a sneak peak of the new effort and what's in store.

August 31, 2015

Some major retailers are participating in the 30th Retailing Summit conference hosted by The Texas A&M University’s Center for Retailing Studies at Mays Business School.

August 31, 2015

Neiman Marcus is expanding its 3-D app called Snap. Find. Shop. to include all categories within the store.

August 27, 2015

In a first, West Elm, a Williams-Sonoma subsidiary, will make its products available outside of the brand’s own stores and website.

August 26, 2015

The J.C. Penney Co. Inc. is in the green again – at least when it comes to taking its sustainability responsibilities very seriously.

August 26, 2015

Macy's is looking to woo customers with an offer that no fashion-loving shopper can refuse: the use of a free personal stylist.

August 26, 2015

The Bon-Ton Stores is opening a new fulfillment center as the retailer looks to cut back on the amount of time it takes to deliver an online order.

August 25, 2015

Target Corp. has agreed to pay $2.8 million to resolve a hiring discrimination claim filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

August 24, 2015

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

August 24, 2015

Macy’s is appealing to customers with a favorite cause by asking shoppers to participate in the retailer's marquee charity event.

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 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 20, 2015

Saks Fifth Avenue's New York flagship is targeting upscale shoe lovers with a historic partnership.

August 19, 2015

Reagan era appointee David Stockman is no fan of the current administration or the Federal Reserve’s long-running easy money policy and to make his case against the flawed strategy he singles out four of the biggest names in department store retailing.

August 18, 2015

Kohl's Corp. is adding some labor market expertise to its board.

August 17, 2015

A week after reporting disappointing sales growth for the second quarter, Kohl’s launching another exclusive celebrity fashion collection that aims to appeal to the millennial shopper.

August 14, 2015

JCPenney 's renewed focus on omnichannel seems to be improving profitability for the retailer, which reported sales and revenue increases in the second quarter.

August 13, 2015

Growth in shoes and some apparel categories helped Dillard’s post a feeble second quarter same store sale increase, but it was too little for the department store retailer to avoid a sharp decline in profitability.

August 13, 2015

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

August 13, 2015

In a week in which many of the nation's major department stores reported disappointing financial results, Nordstrom showed once again how to drive sales growth.