July 30, 2015

West Marine's renewed focus on omnichannel growth seems to be paying off as the specialty retailer reported a big spike in same store sales in the second quarter.

July 30, 2015

Online home furnishings retailer Wayfair is partnering with Sherwin-Williams on a digital tool that aims to help shoppers plan and execute their DIY projects.

July 29, 2015

A week after releasing more than 60 new cloud products and solutions through its cloud computing subsidiary Aliyun, Alibaba is making more bold moves.

July 29, 2015

A recent study shatters several myths about the consumers who will spend nearly $290 billion in consumer-packaged goods by 2020: millennials.

July 29, 2015

Overstock.com has come up with an exclusive back to school offer designed to appeal to teachers. 

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

Kohl’s is looking to mold the minds of the next generation of retailers with an innovative new program for students.

July 28, 2015

The e-commerce experience will be easier for retailers to execute and more enjoyable for shoppers this holiday season thanks to dramatic expansion of a flexible fulfillment service UPS introduced last year.

July 28, 2015

Wayfair is forming a partnership that aims to meet the basic needs of its core customers. 

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

Bronto Software has released the 2015 version of its popular Holiday Resource Center to help retailers optimize marketing strategies and drive sale growth.

July 27, 2015

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

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

Toys"R"Us is supporting the Special Olympics in Los Angeles this year in a new and innovative way.

July 24, 2015

CVS is taking steps to expand its offerings in the highly lucrative beauty category with three new collections.

July 24, 2015

Retailers tend to be at their charitable best during key seasonal periods and that’s been the case with Office Depot and back-to-school season for the past 15 years.

July 24, 2015

The pervasiveness of smartphones is making this back-to-school season the most technology-influenced ever, and a new study from Synchrony Financial provides fresh insight on the impact digital tools are having.

July 24, 2015

A unique arrangement between Starbucks and ride-sharing service Lyft should serve as a blueprint for the rest of the retail industry when it comes to developing unconventional partnerships that lead to new growth possibilities.

July 24, 2015

Target Corp. is taking a centralized approach to security to help ensure that data breaches such as the one which inflicted serious financial and branding damage in late 2013 do not happen again.

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

Walmart wants to advance its long-term growth prospects in China and has acquired full ownership of an e-commerce company in which it already held a majority stake to further that objective.

July 22, 2015

Amazon Home Services has expanded the number of providers and the services they offer in 15 metropolitan areas, including Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston, Miami, Philadelphia, Phoenix, San Diego, San Jose and Washington, D.C.

July 22, 2015

Apple CEO Tim Cook says the Apple Watch is off to “a great start,” although the company did decline to provide specific sales figures for the watch in its third quarter report on Tuesday.

July 22, 2015

In a classic case of “if you can’t beat ‘em, join ‘em,” Neiman Marcus is deepening its relationship with an organization that could be viewed as a competitor.