April 4, 2016

Whirlpool Corp. will bring its Maytag brand of appliances to 600 Best Buy stores this month rounding out what was already an extensive offering.

March 18, 2016

Meeting Walmart’s product information requirements is not always easy for its suppliers, but the retailer is providing a new option that may make things a little simpler.

March 17, 2016

Leading off price apparel retailer Ross Stores is feeling the “Bern,” and named long time merchant Bernie Brautigan to the role of president of merchandising.

February 26, 2016

Today’s consumer is asking more and more about the food, beverage and consumer products they buy, use and consume.

February 19, 2016

Google is testing a new range of products for its Google Express online delivery service.

February 17, 2016

Move over Big Lots and Ollie’s Bargain Outlet. Kmart is ready to begin making opportunistic purchases of closeouts and liquidated good in keeping with its strategic vision to make shopping fun again.

February 4, 2016

GameStop Corp. has entered into a partnership that will expand the retailer from selling video games to video-game publishing, the Dallas Business Journal reported.

January 5, 2016

Marsh Supermarkets, a regional grocer with 73 stores in Indiana and Ohio, needs to know its customers especially well to compete with larger supermarket chains.

November 30, 2015

Huge numbers of shoppers feasted on deals over Thanksgiving weekend, but how and when Americans did so has forever changed, as online activity exceeded store visits.

November 10, 2015

Join Walmart, the Consumer Products Safety Commission and ICIX for a look at what’s next in the world of product safety during an upcoming webinar on Nov. 13 at 1 p.m., EST.

October 29, 2015

Francesca's is turning to a merchandising veteran of Kohl's and Macy's to take over as the specialty retailer's new chief merchant.

October 23, 2015

The produce department at Walmart is about to take on the appealing look of a country market thanks to a new supply chain and merchandising solution.

October 9, 2015

Aeropostale believes its brand is strong enough that shoppers at other retail outlets will want to buy licensed products bearing its name.

September 25, 2015

We live in the age of the empowered consumer – with little patience and sky-high demands for personalized shopping experiences.

September 25, 2015

We live in the age of the empowered consumer – with little patience and sky-high demands for personalized shopping experiences.

September 24, 2015

Executing merchandise optimization, or at least performing it so the end game is won, can be confusing and convoluted since “optimization” seeps into almost every retail activity.

September 23, 2015

REI has promoted Rachel Ligtenberg to VP of retail following a 25-year tenure with the company.

September 22, 2015

An innovative cause marketing initiative involving Nordstrom’s Treasure&Bond brand is being expanded to more merchandise categories, and non-profit beneficiaries couldn’t be happier.

September 14, 2015

With the seasonal merchandise season about to get into full swing, Lowe's has hired a marketing executive from Family Dollar to lead its seasonal product business.

September 8, 2015

American Girl is targeting tween girls and their parents via a new partnership with a bestselling author and pediatrician.

September 3, 2015

As the demand for differentiation grows among retailers and suppliers, Daymon Worldwide’s Omni Global Sourcing Solutions has opened a new showroom to allow customers access to in-demand seasonal and general merchandise imports.

August 26, 2015

Walmart plans to stop selling certain types of assault and sporting rifles, the company said on Wednesday.

August 14, 2015

Another high level defection from Target's merchandising ranks suggests CEO Brian Cornell's strategic vision for the retailer is not universally shared.

August 7, 2015

Petco is making several changes to its leadership team as the retailer focuses on key omnichannel initiatives.