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.

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.

August 13, 2015

Kohl’s has joined other major retailers this week reporting disappointing earnings and same store sales growth.

August 12, 2015

Macy’s may be counting on key growth initiatives to generate sales during the holidays after reporting another disappointing quarter of financial results.

August 12, 2015

At a time when the Chinese currency is being devalued and Macy’s financial results are disappointing investors, the company is forming an exclusive partnership with Alibaba.

August 10, 2015

With New York Fashion Week right around the corner, Macy's is planning a catwalk show of its own to close out the biggest fashion week of the year.

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 5, 2015

Neiman Marcus plans to grow sales by investing in technology, working with new designers and expanding its footprint, according to IPO paperwork the retailer filed with the SEC.

August 5, 2015

Neiman Marcus plans to grow sales by investing in technology, working with new designers and expanding its footprint, according to IPO paperwork the retailer filed with the SEC.