The National Association for the Specialty Food Trade (NASFT) has announced the Outstanding Specialty Food Retailers of 2011.
Teen clothing retailer rue21 posted net income of $9.6 million for the first quarter, compared with $5.8 million.
Gap will enter the Italian outlet center market, opening a namesale store at the Vicolungo Outlet Center near Milan, on June 2.
Seattle’s Best Coffee LLC, a division of Starbucks Corp., has asked a bankruptcy judge to reject Border Group’s request to end the companies’ licensing agreement.
Foot Locker announced a series of organizational changes designed to enhance its focus on its two key business units -- retail stores and direct-to-customer, and to strengthen the operations supporting each unit.
In another sign that the luxury market is turning around faster than other retailing segments, Neiman Marcus’ third-quarter profit more than doubled.
Mom’s Organic Market has opened its seventh store, in Timonium, Md.
Search engine giant Google announced the launch of Google Wallet, a mobile payment service that allows consumers to pay for goods via their smartphones.
Consumers grew more confident in May amid job gains and slightly declining gas prices.
Syms Corp. said Thursday it is mulling selling itself and other strategic alternatives as the company continues to struggle after acquiring Filene’s Basement in 2009.