September 2, 2015

Retailers’ quest to offer shoppers a personalized experience just took a step forward thanks to a newly issue patent designed to detect and eliminate non-human Web traffic.

September 2, 2015

Online retailer ThinkGeek is teaming up with GameStop on a new concept retail store focused entirely on collectibles.

September 2, 2015

The value of a super premium domain name that people instinctively visit during the holidays will be revealed soon as a leading asset disposition firm looks to extract maximum value for Santa.com.

September 2, 2015

Staples is injecting more starpower into its latest promotion aimed at supporting education.

September 1, 2015

The acquisition of Family Dollar in the second quarter led Dollar Tree Inc. to report quarterly sales that were up more than 48% from a year ago.

September 1, 2015

After a monthslong search for a new president and chief executive, the Fresh Market Inc. has turned to a retail veteran to provide leadership at a time when the company's growth has been stagnant. 

September 1, 2015

In the latest example of clicks to bricks, online upscale discounter Gilt.com has launched a new service at its New York office that sounds a lot like what retailers call a “store.”

September 1, 2015

Guitar Center has crowned the winner of its Cover Me promotion, which aims to jump-start the career of amateur musicians.

September 1, 2015

Regional supermarket operation H-E-B wants to make its customers lives’ better and believes its new relationship with Instacart accomplishes that objective.

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.

September 1, 2015

Retailers will reveal their 2015 holiday strategies in the weeks ahead and as they do so the National Retail Federation is offering a powerful new resource filled with industry best practices to benchmark against for this year and beyond.

September 1, 2015

Ebags is quickening the pace of its digital innovation by teaming up with Iterate Studio to create two new tech research labs. 

August 31, 2015

Some surprising differences are revealed in new research from Nielsen about which brands men and women trust the most.

August 31, 2015

Williams-Sonoma is spicing up its store format.

August 31, 2015

Christopher Baldwin has been named president and COO at BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc., putting the former Hess Retail CEO in position to succeed Laura Sen as CEO of the 208 unit warehouse club chain.

August 31, 2015

An innovative company incubated in the fashion tech lab Macy’s helped launched has struck a deal that will expose its roster of designers to the department store retailers’ mass market audience.

August 31, 2015

Sports Authority is encouraging customers to line up early on Saturday, Sept. 5 for the retailer’s annual winter sports blowout sale identified for the past 61 years by the quirky name Sniagrab.

August 31, 2015

A new website –- part social network, part online marketplace -- is partnering with dozens of well-known retailers to reward shoppers who promote their products on social media.

August 28, 2015

The turnaround plan at Big Lots, which is helping the retailer grow profit and same store sales, is also prompting some management changes.

 
August 28, 2015

GameStop Corp. grew sales and revenue in the second quarter, but it also took steps to expand its non-gaming business.

August 28, 2015

The CEO of Michaels says an improved merchandising strategy and a focus on the customer experience helped drive sales growth at the specialty retailer in the second quarter.

August 28, 2015

Books-A-Million needs a lot more best-sellers.

August 28, 2015

Ulta Beauty is continuing to deliver blockbuster financial results by attracting blockbuster numbers of shoppers to its stores. 

August 27, 2015

Dollar General grew customer traffic and average ticket for the 30th consecutive quarter even as the company refocuses on efforts to strengthen topline growth.