Hardlines

11/11/2011 - 13:21

Lowe’s announced that it has named Eric Wiseman, president and CEO of apparel manufacturer VF Corp., to its board of directors.

11/11/2011 - 13:04

Sears Holdings announced that its Sears Outlet stores will honor competitor's Black Friday ads through Nov. 30.

11/11/2011 - 12:31

Sears Holdings Thursdayexpressed support for S. 1832, the Marketplace Equity Act, introduced by U.S. Sens. Enzi, Alexander and Durbin.

11/11/2011 - 12:11

The National Retail Federation announced that it has urged the Senate to approve legislation that would help create jobs by making it quicker for citizens of Brazil, China and India to obtain visas needed to travel to the United States on business or to shop in U.S. stores.

11/10/2011 - 15:55

According to the National Retail Federation’s annual Return Fraud Survey, completed by loss prevention executives at 103 retailers, the retail industry will lose an estimated $3.5 billion to return fraud this holiday season, down from $3.7 billion last year.

11/10/2011 - 12:51

Advance Auto Parts is raising its full year EPS outlook following an impressive 37% increase in third quarter earnings.

11/10/2011 - 11:52

A strong earnings and sales performance during its fiscal second quarter gave 99 Cents Only Stores the confidence to raise its full year guidance and become more aggressive with store growth.

11/10/2011 - 11:22

Online retail spending reached $36.3 billion for the third quarter of 2911, up 13% versus year ago, according to comScore.

11/09/2011 - 18:11

U.S. households are expected to spend an average of $497 on gifts this holiday season, The Conference Board reported.

11/09/2011 - 14:06

Retailers would be wise to focus more of their efforts on Cyber Monday this year, at least according to new research from IBISWorld, which found that Cybe Monday sales are expected to increase 12.4%.