CE & Entertainment

03/31/2014 - 15:07

Toy maker Jakks Pacific secured a $75 million credit facility from GE Capital.

03/31/2014 - 10:54

Juliet Johansson, a former executive with a dental implant manufacturer, is Office Depot’s new EVP and chief strategy officer.

03/27/2014 - 13:59

Everything from portfolio growth to weather posed a challenge to Conn’s, but it was no match as the company’s business model remained resilient in the fourth quarter.

03/20/2014 - 12:04

Sizable new standalone sections of Disney brand consumer products have been created at 15 stores worldwide operated by the Army & Air Force Exchange Service (AAFES).

03/19/2014 - 18:12

A study of 10,000 U.S. consumers’ attitudes about retail customer service saw Sam’s Club best Amazon.com and dozens of other retailers among a field of 268 companies.

03/19/2014 - 17:32

A $325 million expansion underway at the Mall of America in Bloomington, Minn., promises to make the 4.2-million-sq.-ft. retail institution even more of a destination.

03/18/2014 - 10:03

Walmart has extended an electronics trade-in program to the gaming category and will introduce the sale of refurbished games later this year in a move that could boost traffic to the entertainment department.

03/17/2014 - 17:31

WWE Slam City is the name of a new kids oriented entertainment property from sports entertainment producer WWE and Mattel.

03/14/2014 - 12:53

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores said fourth-quarter same-store sales declined 3.4% as two of the company’s best known brand had disappointing results.

03/06/2014 - 10:27

Ongoing weakness at Staples' North American retail division has resulted in the planned closure of 225 units as part of a larger expense savings program and increased emphasis on digital initiatives.