Hardlines

11/04/2011 - 11:44

HP on Thursday announced the company’s first mobile point-of-sale solution for retailers, intended to help them to deliver a more personalized shopping experience to their customers.

11/03/2011 - 16:42

While consumers remain concerned about the economy, it is not enough to damper their holiday shopping spirit.

11/03/2011 - 16:05

Toys"R"Us has named the leadership team for its retail business operations in Southeast Asia and Greater China, following the recent announcement of its new joint venture agreement with Li & Fung Retailing.

11/03/2011 - 13:18

Sears Holdings has entered the future of staying connected to consumers introducing mobile shopping walls in high-traffic areas.

11/03/2011 - 12:45

Consumer spending slowed in October, sending a note of caution as retailers head into the holiday season.

11/03/2011 - 12:42

Big Lots reported that sales for the third quarter ended Oct. 29 were $1.1 billion, an increase of 6% compared with $1 billion for the third quarter of fiscal 2010.

11/03/2011 - 12:03

Target reported October sales growth that fell short of analysts expectations, while uncertainty remains following the recent departure of the company's CFO.

11/03/2011 - 11:44

Costco Wholesale reported net sales of $7.01 billion for the month of October, the four weeks ended Oct. 30, 2011, an increase of 11% from $6.3 billion during the similar four-week period last year.

11/03/2011 - 11:24

The Retail Industry Leaders Association, along with 125 business groups and employers nationwide, on Wednesday asked the Congressional Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction to include in their recommendations to the House and Senate a provision that would close the online sales tax loophole that is harming brick-and-mortar retail businesses and the communities they serve.

11/03/2011 - 11:01

OfficeMax announced that it has appointed Jim Barr as EVP and chief digital officer, effective Nov. 14.