September 23, 2015

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

September 17, 2015

Crocs Inc. has promoted one of its marketing directors to be the company's next CMO.

September 14, 2015

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

August 26, 2015

H&M is looking to appeal to eco-conscious millennials with a lucrative contest that promotes recycling.

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.

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 15, 2015

Guess, operator of more than 800 stores worldwide, has appointed a fast fashion veteran as executive chairman.

July 9, 2015

The Home Depot has come one step closer to eliminating youth homelessness in Canada after sponsoring an inventive in-store campaign.

June 30, 2015

In the midst of its strongest growth in years, Meijer and its produce partners are touting the company’s $100 million locally grown commitment.

June 11, 2015

Low-price grocery chain Aldi is coming to Southern California, as the retailer hastens plans to open at least 45 stores in that state by the end of 2016.

May 13, 2015

Cult favorite grocery chain Wegman's is coming to New York City, with plasn to build a massive store in Brooklyn.

April 29, 2015

Walmart CEO Doug McMillon was in Beijing on Wednesday where he put a finer point on a previously announced international expansion plan that will include a blend of 115 new stores, remodels and select closures in world’s second largest economy. 

April 23, 2015

The new focus on health and wellness merchandise at Kohl’s gets a big boost this week with the addition of an exclusive Gaiam women’s apparel collection. 

April 3, 2015

Kohl’s has donated more than $2.1 million over three years to Susan G. Komen Southeast Wisconsin as part of its efforts to support families in the retailer’s hometown. 

April 1, 2015

Walmart plans to improve the customer experience, invest in its grocery business, and put pressure on suppliers to drive down prices.

March 18, 2015

Meijer is upping its game when it comes to trendy fashion with a spring launch of a Skechers concept shop.

March 12, 2015

Sprouts Farmers Market is hoping Nascar fans will be racing to its stores after the Phoenix-based retailer signed on for a major sponsorship. 

February 20, 2015

RadioShack has received court approval for its plan to sell the leases to more than 1,100 stores that it will close by the end of February, according to Reuters. 

February 6, 2015

James Peters held key leadership roles at Office Depot, Staples and Ross Stores but now the veteran operator is in a new role at a company giving new meaning to e-commerce. 

February 3, 2015

Wage and hour issues are ever present in the retail industry. Retailers are under constant pressure to control expenses, the largest component of which is labor. In 2015, local, state and federal officials are poised to take actions that will likely increase the cost of labor for retailers. Retailers must remain alert for these coming changes and begin planning for their impact long before their effective dates.

February 2, 2015

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

January 21, 2015

PetSmart is teaming up with Children’s Health to help fund its pet therapy program, which will provide thousands of patients with access to canine comfort teams.

January 16, 2015

The Army & Air Force Exchange Service is making it easier for disabled veterans to buy gas at 370 of its stores worldwide thanks to a full-service initiative called FuelCall.

January 6, 2015

Leonard Lieberman, former chairman and CEO of Supermarkets General, which owns Pathmark, died at his home in Hoboken, N.J., on Jan. 2, according to an obituary on He was 85.