December 23, 2014

Teen and pre-teen retailer Five Below landed two senior executives from and Ascena Retail Group for key roles as it looks to accelerate an already rapid pace of growth.

July 2, 2014

Less than a month after former CEO Joel Anderson joined Five Below as president, the discount retailer’s EVP of merchandising Jeffrey Moore has resigned.

June 23, 2014

Fernando Madeira will succeed Joel Anderson as president and CEO of to help the retailer further a growth strategy focused on winning at the integration of physical and digital.

September 12, 2013

An already impressive speaker lineup was further strengthened this week when executives from,, DataRank and Saatchi & Saatchi X were added to the lineup for the Emerging Trends in Retailing conference.

July 2, 2013

Walmart has begun the latest installment of its social media-inspired merchandising initiative known as, "Get on the Shelf."

June 20, 2013 and both sell products online, but that’s where the similarities end despite frequent efforts to compare the two.

April 3, 2013

Staples named former CEO Raul Vasquez has been nominated to serve on its the board of directors.

January 8, 2013

Online prices are now part of Target’s "low price promise" following an adjustment to the three year old price matching program.

July 30, 2012

Former Walmart chief merchandising officer John Fleming was named to the board of advisors at the online shopper engagement firm Jingit.

June 8, 2012

Procter & Gamble, in partnership with, is targeting urban shoppers in New York and Chicago throughout the month of June to offer savings on limited-edition everyday essentials.

February 27, 2012

Former CEO, Raul Vazquez has joined the advisory board of OrderGroove, a subscription commerce program that helps brands identify and interact with their most valuable customers.

January 19, 2012

Walmart is offering consumers the chance to get their product sold on and in Walmart stores in its new contest, "Get on the Shelf."

July 26, 2011

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Blockbuster and Netflix may face new competition from Walmart, as the retailer announced that it will launch digital online movie rental and video streaming through its acquired Vudu service. 

The retailer is now offering 20,000 titles that can be viewed on almost any device with Internet access, from PCs to televisions to Sony's PlayStation3 and other Blu-Ray disc players.

March 10, 2011

An online order and same-day pick up service will be expanded to all Walmart stores beginning this month, the company announced. The “Pick-Up Today” service allows shoppers who make a purchase online to pick up their merchandise within about four hours if the order is placed before 6 p.m. Orders place after that time are available for pick up the next day before 10 a.m.

November 28, 2010


July 19, 2010

PowerReviews announced that it has appointed former executive Cathy Halligan as SVP sales and...