September 29, 2015

Academy Sports and Outdoors named former Meijer president James Kevin Symancyk to the role of president and CEO in a move that suggests the retailers private equity owners could be eyeing a public stock offering.

September 29, 2015

Michael Rouleau was never seen as a long-term leadership solution as Tuesday Morning’s CEO, but the veteran retailer’s abrupt departure with no immediate successor named reveals the off-price retailer lacked a succession plan.

September 16, 2015

Gordmans Stores has named a veteran from Hancock Fabrics to take over as chief financial officer.


September 14, 2015

Kohl’s is bringing the fashions of London to its stores with its latest designer collaboration.

September 11, 2015

In another indication of its growth aspirations, 99 Cents Only named a former high ranking Kroger executive president and CEO just months after the retailer tapped former Walmart executives to fill the head merchant and CFO roles at the 389-store retailer.

September 10, 2015

Kroger on Thursday announced the appointment of four EVPs to lead key lines of business.

September 1, 2015

Kroger already has a good relationship with shoppers, but the retailer is looking to elevate its brand even further by making a key hire in reputation management.

August 12, 2015

Two retail and consumer product goods veterans are the newest members of Target's board of directors.

August 5, 2015

Fast-growing Kriser's Natural Pet store is expanding in the Chicago area as the retailer looks to leverage what has become a $58 billion industry.

August 3, 2015

Ken Martindale, one of the key architects behind Rite Aid's recent growth, has been promoted to CEO Rite Aid Stores.

July 27, 2015

Barnes & Noble's Get Pop-Cultured campaign is getting a dose of medicine from Dr. Seuss ths month.

July 21, 2015

Bon-Ton Stores has hired a 30-year veteran of the retail industry as its chief operating officer.

July 7, 2015

Express Inc. has named a new CFO, and the retailer did not look far to fill the role.

July 6, 2015

Dollar Tree's yearlong takeover saga, in which the retailer's offer to buy Family Dollar prompted a separate buyout attempt from Dollar General, is finally over.

July 1, 2015

The Men's Wearhouse is bringing in a PetSmart executive to serve as chief operating officer.

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 5, 2015

Rob Walton relinquished the position of chairman of the board of directors of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., to his son-in-law, Greg Penner, at the company annual meeting on June 5. 

June 5, 2015

The Kroger Co. has named Fred Morganthall, currently president of Harris Teeter Supermarkets, as senior vice president of retail divisions for the Kroger Co. 

June 3, 2015

Ace Hardware Corp. has promoted a 25-year employee to the position of vice president of information technology.

June 2, 2015

The architect of the reinvention of Domino's Pizza will become the next CEO of Toys"R"Us in July.

June 2, 2015

A Wolverine World Wide executive is joining the Neiman Marcus Group as executive VP, COO and CFO.

June 1, 2015

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled against Abercrombie & Fitch Monday in favor of a Muslim woman who filed a lawsuit after she was denied a job at a store operated by the retailer because she wore a head scarf for religious reasons.

May 8, 2015

Leaders from the toy and baby products industries came together with celebrities in New York City to celebrate the 2015 Toys“R”Us Children’s Fund Gala and raise an astounding $4.6 million for kids.

April 23, 2015

The TJX Cos. Inc. announced Wednesday that Chairman Bernard Cammarata will retire following the company’s annual shareholder meeting scheduled for June 11.