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10/16/2014 - 13:25

Even if Dollar General doesn’t prevail in its efforts to acquire Family Dollar the company’s expanding distribution infrastructure is positioned to support future growth.

10/16/2014 - 13:11

Supervalu president and CEO Sam Duncan is encouraged with the progress the retailer is making and why not. Identical store sales in the company’s Save-A-Lot units were up 6.5% in the second quarter.

10/15/2014 - 16:57

A much anticipated acceleration of small format Walmart stores failed to materialize on Wednesday when the retailer announced plans to curtail domestic new store growth in 2016.

10/15/2014 - 16:01

Fifty Best Buy stores nationwide have launched new interactive departments branded as, “The Intel Experience.”

10/14/2014 - 16:20

Kroger’s existing businesses are performing quite well so what better time to create a new senior executive role focused on new business development.

10/14/2014 - 15:26

Smart machines, mobile and digital business transformation all weigh heavily in tech research giant Gartner’s top 10 predictions for IT organizations and users in 2015 and beyond.

10/14/2014 - 15:10

Costco has extended its product offering to shoppers in mainland China by establishing a storefront on the Tmall e-commerce platform operated by Alibaba Group.

10/14/2014 - 13:45

Walmart’s newest omnichannel initiative is on display at a supercenter in Northwest Arkanas where the retailer has installed lockers for online order pickup.

10/14/2014 - 13:16

Finish Line and IBM have created a new mobile app to enable the operator of more than 1,000 athletic footwear and apparel stores to fulfill its omnichannel vision.

10/13/2014 - 15:19

Regional discounter ALCO Stores succumbed to market pressures and filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.