News

11/30/2011 - 14:01

The strong customer traffic and sales trends retailers’ experienced Thanksgiving weekend extended into Cyber Monday when shoppers maintained their record pace of spending and propelled online sales to new heights.

11/30/2011 - 11:29

Staples has launched a new iPhone app that allows customers to access the best of what the company has to offer, whether in store or online.

11/30/2011 - 11:09

Trans World Entertainment has named Tom Seaver CFO, effective immediately.

11/30/2011 - 10:31

Sears announced that it is offering free delivery of fresh cut Christmas trees to customers when they order them via Sears.com.

11/29/2011 - 16:09

Supervalu banner Save-A-Lot will open a new 330,000-sq.-ft. food distribution center in Lexington, N.C., on Wednesday.

11/29/2011 - 16:03

Frederik Meijer, the founder of the supercenter retail chain of the same name, died Nov. 25. He was 91.

11/29/2011 - 12:34

Dick's Sporting Goods took another step in expanding out West with the announcement that it will build a distribution center in Goodyear, Ariz., that is expected to bring approximately 120 jobs to the area when business opens in early 2013.

11/29/2011 - 11:58

Heading into December, consumers are feeling more confident about the economy and that is good news for retailers who are hoping for a strong holiday shopping season.

11/29/2011 - 10:47

The retail industry experienced a weekend that was a roaring success in terms of customer traffic, sales and another key metric that was overlooked: No one died!