Hardlines

09/19/2011 - 13:46

Following a disappointing second quarter and a pledge to improve going into the second half of the year, Lowe's has launched a new brand strategy to help better position itself as a market leader in home improvement retailing.

09/19/2011 - 10:47

OfficeMax announced the fifth anniversary of its A Day Made Better program to support teachers.

09/16/2011 - 17:14

Costco Wholesale Corp won a federal appeals court decision that blocks women who accused the company of gender bias from suing as a group.

09/16/2011 - 11:19

A report released Thursday by Bloomberg said that U.S. consumer confidence held last week at the second-lowest level of 2011 as the highest number of households in three years said it was a bad time to spend.

09/14/2011 - 15:57

Holiday music playing throughout Toys “R” Us’ flagship store in New York City’s Times Square helped set the stage for chairman and CEO Jerry Storch’s take on what’s to come this season.

09/14/2011 - 13:52

Patagonia., a designer and distributor of technical outdoor clothing, has announced the appointment of Dmitri Siegel as the company's new VP global e-commerce, effective Sept. 12.

09/14/2011 - 13:44

While the threat of having to collect state sales tax still looms, Amazon.com continues to find new revenue sources.

09/14/2011 - 12:42

Retail sales for the month of August were flat, the U.S. Census Bureau disclosed on Wednesday.

09/13/2011 - 12:31

Family Dollar Stores has found itself a way to better understand how customers respond to its in-store displays and promotions, and how they can be improved to generate more sales.

09/13/2011 - 11:47

For every $100 in fraudulent transactions, retailers incurred a “true” cost of $230, according to a new study released Tuesday by LexisNexis Risk Solutions.