July 6, 2015

Lowe's says it is making an investment in its long-term financial strategy with its latest move on its finance team.

July 2, 2015

QVC has named a Procter & Gamble veteran as its next business planning and analysis chief, as the company looks to maximize efficiencies and organizational synergy.

July 2, 2015

QVC has named a Procter & Gamble veteran as its next business planning and analysis chief, as the company looks to maximize efficiencies and organizational synergy.

June 30, 2015

Pier 1 Imports has named a former finance executve of Tuesday Morning, Michaels, Kmart and Sears as its new chief financial officer.

June 25, 2015

Dollar General Corp. has promoted one of its finance executives to serve as interim chief financial officer.

June 25, 2015

E-commerce solutions provider Digital River Inc. has named a Groupon executive as its next CFO.

June 25, 2015

The largest supermarket operator in the United States is on fire, so it makes sense that the Kroger Co. approved its first stock split in 16 years and a 13.5% dividend increase.

June 10, 2015

Target is doubling the amount of its share buyback authorization from $5 billion to $10 billion and boosting its quarterly dividend by 7.7%, confirming the contents of a statement it published inadvertently and took off its website earlier on Tuesday.

June 1, 2015

Dollar Tree has agreed to sell 330 of its stores to the private-equity firm Sycamore Partners in order to get regulatory approval for its $8.5 billion purchase of Family Dollar.

May 28, 2015

Higher prices for generic drugs contributed to a net loss of $29,000 for Fred's in the first quarter.

May 5, 2015

Sam’s Club is celebrating National Small Business Week in a very big way. 

May 4, 2015

True Value Company has selected a specialty retail veteran as its next chief financial officer.

April 22, 2015

Costco shareholders are a happy lot these days between the company’s surging share price, huge special dividends and now another substantial increase in the company’s regular quarterly payout.

April 2, 2015

Retailers looking to realize maximum value when they close stores or liquidated inventory have a new ally following the merger of two industry leaders. 

April 2, 2015

Belk Inc. has hired Goldman Sachs to explore its strategic options, including the possibility of a sale that could value the family owned department store chain at as much as $4 billion, Reuters reports.

March 23, 2015

The resurgence of the housing market has Lowe’s feeling optimistic, to the tune of $5 billion. 

March 13, 2015

Unusual trading activity in shares of RadioShack prompted the company to issue a public statement reminding speculators the company’s shares are soon likely to be worthless. 

March 9, 2015

PetSmart’s investors have officially approved a buyout of the company by a private equity firm, setting up a payout to stockholders of $83 per share.

February 2, 2015

Dick’s Sporting Goods is expanding the responsibilities of its CFO. 

January 26, 2015

Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. has appointed George Fairweather, formerly group finance director of Alliance Boots, as executive vice president and global chief financial officer, effective Feb. 20.

December 16, 2014

VeriFone and First Data are teaming up to help U.S. merchants reduce their exposure to data breaches and expedite merchant acceptance of EMV-enabled credit and debit cards.

December 12, 2014

A $43.5 million fine has been levied against 10 Wall Street firms for doing what they were asked by Toys “R” Us as the retailer prepared an ill-fated public stock offering in 2010.

December 11, 2014

University of Arkansas alumni Ann and Gene Bordelon have contributed $100,000 to establish the Faculty Innovation Endowed Fund for the benefit of the Sam M. Walton College of Business. 

November 24, 2014

With the value of its flagship store on New York City’s Fifth Avenue appraised at an astonishing $3.7 billion, Saks parent Hudson’s Bay Co. has taken out a $1.25 billion loan to pay down debt and finance a $250 million renovation in 2015.