October 27, 2015

Kroger customers who don’t have time to do their own shopping have another option.

October 27, 2015

Walmart is launching a new initiative with InComm and Pursuant Health that allows health plans to promote health risk assessments at kiosks in Walmart stores.

October 23, 2015

One of the retail industry’s true innovators, Staples co-founder Tom Stemberg, passed away on Friday at the age of 66.

October 14, 2015

Eight start-up companies comprising the inaugural class of the newly formed XRC Labs accelerator are looking to have a big impact on the retail industry.

October 9, 2015

J.C. Penney CEO Marvin Ellison contends the retailer’s turnaround plan is working and by executing three key strategies it will achieve a financial milestone that was unthinkable a few years ago.

September 29, 2015

Amazon.com is reportedly piloting a new same-day delivery service that will not increase its permanent workforce, or involve drones.

September 29, 2015

Dollar General is looking to drive increased participation in its digital coupon program by featuring several enhanced benefits during the month of October.

September 29, 2015

GameStop must know something other retailers don’t judging from the retailer’s plans to increase holiday hiring.

September 29, 2015

Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) is launching a wide-ranging corporate growth and efficiency initiative, with omnichannel technology at the center. 

September 29, 2015

The big winner in The Home Depot’s innovation award program goes to a line of cordless outdoor power equipment fueled by a 58-volt battery.

September 29, 2015

Jill Stanton was named interim president of Old Navy after the top executive at Gap Inc.’s fastest growing division left the company to become CEO of Ralph Lauren.

September 29, 2015

Specialty apparel retailer True Religion has found something to connect the physical to the virtual. The Manhattan Beach, California-based chain, which operates about 900 stores globally, has launched an e-commerce site that links its customer experience across channels.

September 29, 2015

Walmart has extended its grocery pick up service to eight additional markets and is alluding to the possibility of a more significant roll out in the months ahead.

September 28, 2015

Big Lots is giving customers a chance to support a cause likely to appeal to a large part of its core market: pediatric health care.

September 28, 2015

The holiday season is rapidly approaching, so of course everyone is thinking about the latest trends in... retail IT. Okay, nobody outside of the industry has visions of technology solutions dancing in their heads, but retailers do need to know what is developing on the IT front as their busiest season arrives.

September 28, 2015

Gap plans to expand the training program it offers to its women garment workers oversees, aiming to educate at least 1 million women by 2020.

September 28, 2015

Proponents of the motto “image is everything” will be pleased with a new partnership eBay Inc. is launching. 

September 28, 2015

A strong roster of rock icons is coming to Lucky Brand stores and wholesale customers thanks to a licensing deal with Epic Rights.

September 28, 2015

Walmart has taken a big step toward becoming 100% supplied by renewable energy.

September 28, 2015

Whole Foods Market says it is slashing more than 1% of its workforce in an effort to lower prices for its customers and invest in technology upgrades, as the company fights against increasing competition in the organic grocery space.

September 25, 2015

With nearly 1,100 stores in malls nationwide, it appears that 2015 was not the summer of the sneaker for Finish Line.

September 25, 2015

When it comes to keeping supply chain and logistics operations as efficient as possible, retailers are getting smart.

September 25, 2015

Less than a week into his role as J.C. Penney’s chief merchant, John Tighe revealed losing his mother to breast cancer and the retailer’s ambitious fundraising plans that kick in during October.

September 25, 2015

Six months after opening a Skechers concept shop, Meijer is taking the next step in what appears to be a more ambitious rollout of the branded shop to additional footwear departments.