01/17/2017 - 10:28am
Walmart, the nation’s largest private employer with nearly 1.5 million associates, plans to add 10,000 new retail jobs in its upcoming fiscal year, which begins on February 1, 2017.
 
01/17/2017 - 10:10am
The NRF Foundation has brought together leading retailers and non-profits to launch a job training and credentialing initiative called Rise Up (Retail Industry Skills & Education).
 
01/17/2017 - 10:03am
Luxottica Group, the leading eyeglass retailer with multiple U.S. store banners, has entered into a deal that would create a global giant in the optical industry.
01/13/2017 - 5:22pm
Consumer electronics and furniture retailer Conn’s has named a COO, along with heads for logistics and service.
 
01/13/2017 - 5:08pm
Holiday sales not only beat expectations among industry observers, it hit a five-year high.
 
01/13/2017 - 4:52pm
Walmart has made some big changes in its executive ranks, bringing together management of its Web and retail teams.    
 
01/13/2017 - 4:07pm
PGA Tour Superstore is celebrating the opening of its 28th U.S. store.
 
01/13/2017 - 3:53pm
Ahold USA can now boast it has “smarter stores” for its increasingly connected consumers.
 
01/13/2017 - 3:21pm

In their e-commerce operations, retailers have long had access to limitless data about customers and transactions.