February 5, 2016

It’s the beginning of a new era at long-suffering American Apparel.

February 5, 2016

A first-of-it-kinds promotion involving Dick’s Sporting Goods and highlighting the capabilities of the UbeRUSH delivery service vows to have championship T-shirts in the hands of Carolina Panthers or Denver Broncos fans less than two hours after the Super Bowl ends.

February 5, 2016

Amazon.com has been typically tight-lipped about the performance of its Handmade at Amazon online arts and crafts marketplace since its October 2015 launch.

February 5, 2016

The Home Depot is planning (conservatively, it says) to be a $100 billion retailer in 2018 – growing by $13 billion, or the equivalent of 357 stores, without any major change of its footprint.

February 5, 2016

JCPenney is pursuing a possible sale and partial leaseback of its headquarters building in Plano, Texas, as part of an ongoing effort to reduce debt and manage expenses.

February 5, 2016

Kirkland's says weather kept shoppers away from stores in January, but the home furnishings retailer still reported a slight increase in same store sales for the fourth quarter.

February 5, 2016

Lululemon Athletica will open the first U.S. outpost of the brand’s design incubator “lab” format in downtown Manhattan, in March.

February 5, 2016

Party City Holdco Inc. is looking to broaden its e-commerce reach.

February 5, 2016

It’s been quite common of late to hear retailers cite warm weather and intense competition as sources of sales weakness, but the prize for originality goes to PriceSmart after the warehouse club operator reported a January same store sales decline.

February 5, 2016

A high single digit decline in retail traffic in November and early December caused retailers to cut orders of HanesBrands products, but not enough to keep the leading apparel suppliers from posting impressive profit growth and its third consecutive year of record sales.

February 5, 2016

Sports Authority is taking steps towards  filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, according to Bloomberg.

February 4, 2016

Boot Barn reported double-digit profit and revenue growth in the third quarter helped by its recent acquisition of Sheplers.

February 4, 2016

Positive trends with its online business were not enough to help Kohl’s offset in-store weakness and intense competition which pressured profits and caused a significant downward revision in guidance.

February 4, 2016

Same store sales at Costco were mostly flat in January across the globe, mirroring reports from other retailers reporting soft sales.

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.

February 4, 2016

At Home has added four more locations to its growing store portfolio.

February 4, 2016

L Brands raised its profit outlook for the year after reporting record sales in the fourth quarter.

February 4, 2016

Macy’s is looking to leverage the popularity of the Lunar New Year through a variety of promotions in-store.

February 4, 2016

AmerisourceBergen and Publix on Thursday announced a long-term agreement encompassing the distribution of branded, generic and over-the-counter health and pharmaceutical products. The agreement also enables Publix’s network of more than 980 pharmacy locations across the southeast to expand patient access to specialty medications.

February 4, 2016

For all their talk about the customer, most retailers have yet to evolve to a business model that is truly customer-centric.

February 4, 2016

Rite Aid stockholders have voted to approve the proposed merger with Walgreens Boots Alliance, the Pennsylvania retailer announced Thursday morning. 

February 4, 2016

Longtime Amazon executive Steve Kessel, whose team launched the first Kindle e-reader, is leading a retail store initiative at Amazon, ReCode.net reported.

February 4, 2016

It makes no sense for Amazon.com to open the type of physical bookstores it helped obliterate, not when the online giant already has the physical infrastructure in place to support a large scale rollout of another type of store in one of retail’s hottest sectors.

February 3, 2016

The first of the pharmacy-within-a-store concepts showcasing the CVS Health and Target partnership went live Wednesday morning in the Charlotte, N.C. market. CVS Pharmacy and Target executives participated in a grand opening celebration at the Target store on Weddington Road in Wesley Chapel.