August 4, 2015

Petco is preparing for a potential initial public offering or sale that could value the pet supplies retailer at between $4 billion and $5 billion.

August 4, 2015

The pace of store closings at Office Depot is accelerating and employee retention costs are rising as the retailer maintains that its merger with Staples will close by year end.

August 4, 2015

Walgreens Boots Alliance has hired a former controller at American Express as its next accounting chief.

August 3, 2015

Just in time for back-to-school season, Barnes & Noble's college bookstore division, which just separated from the the larger books and games retailer, is looking to acquire digital services to speed its growth.

August 3, 2015

J.C. Penney just poached two key executives to maximize the power, reach and integration of its omnichannel efforts.

August 3, 2015

Macy's and Bloomingdales are racing to join other retailers that are turning their stores into mini-fulfillment centers in an effort to challenge Amazon.com.

August 3, 2015

While Whole Foods and other food retailers struggle against increasingly stiff competition, Publix seems to be answering potential threats to its business with ease, if the company's second quarter results are any indication.

July 31, 2015

Saks Fifth Avenue is putting its best foot forward in a hot category.

July 31, 2015

On the heels of Amazon's Prime Day promotion, Walmart.com is kicking off hundreds of special buys timed to a historical spike in traffic when customers start the bulk of their back-to-school shopping.

July 30, 2015

Best Buy is taking another leap forward in its quest to make shopping across platforms as easy as possible for consumers.

July 30, 2015

Procter & Gamble Co. has named a successor to the man who led the company's recent transformation.

July 29, 2015

Ahold USA has become the first major grocery retailer to join an initiative requiring Florida tomato suppliers to increase farmworker pay and protect workers from forced labor and sexual assault. 

July 29, 2015

TJX has been on a growth and revenue spree of late, and now the off-price retailer is apparently looking to expand down under.

July 28, 2015

Amazon is going to make it very easy for startups to launch, market and distribute their products to hundreds of millions of Amazon customers across the globe. 

July 28, 2015

Supervalu Inc. said it is considering spinning off its Sav-A-Lot stores into a separate business as the discount chain reported a big earnings increase for the first quarter.

July 27, 2015

A month after the launch of the Apple watch, Best Buy will become the first national retailer to stock the new wearable. 

July 27, 2015

Nordstrom and J. Crew Group are expanding a merchandising partnership.

July 27, 2015

Office Depot Inc. is thinking teachers first with an omnichannel component at the core of its back-to-school promotion.

July 27, 2015

As more shoppers increasingly shop online for a wider array of items, there's a new player in the online grocery delivery game.

July 27, 2015

Growth prospects for the food and consumables business at 99 Cents Only just improved considerably following the appointment of a former Walmart EVP of merchandising to a key role.

July 24, 2015

Lowe's Canada announced that in addition to completing the acquisition of 12 former Target sites, the company also plans to open two more locations in Ontario.

July 24, 2015

Months after urging its food producers to improve their animal welfare practices, Walmart has decided to expand distribution of the leading free range egg brand in the U.S.

July 23, 2015

Shares of Amazon.com surged past the $500 mark after the company reported a second quarter profit and revealed more details about a phenomenally successful Prime day promotion that fell in the third quarter.

July 23, 2015

On the heels of a disappointing financial quarter, the CEO of outdoor retailer Cabela’s says the company plans to stick to opening smaller-format stores.