05/13/2016 - 12:46pm

Despite J.C. Penney's disappointing sales results, the chain still performed better than its peers in the first quarter. 

05/13/2016 - 12:41pm

While you wouldn’t know it from first-quarter slump among department stores, total retail sales posted their biggest increase in April in a year, allaying fears of a consumer falloff.  

05/13/2016 - 12:36pm

J.C. Penney continued a pattern set by Macy’s, Kohl’s and Nordstrom and reported dismal first quarter sales as traffic declined.  

05/13/2016 - 10:01am

American Girl, an early pioneer of experiential retailing, is set to shake things up again, this time with a digital twist.

05/13/2016 - 9:51am

J.C. Penney’s corporate headquarters in Plano, Texas, saved more than $100,000 in 2015 by using an ice-based energy storage.

05/13/2016 - 9:46am

The ubiquity of consumer smartphones offers retailers a new purchase channel, as well as a new tool for customer outreach.

05/13/2016 - 9:36am

Virtual reality (VR) has been gaining traction in retail recently, with major retailers turning to the bleeding-edge technology as a customer engagement tool. 

05/12/2016 - 4:49pm

Even luxury department stores got no love from shoppers in the first quarter.

05/12/2016 - 4:12pm

The Department of Labor's (DOL) proposed overtime regulations are one step closer to becoming a reality for the American workforce.