03/14/2012 - 3:53pm

A report by Venture Beat said that Sephora is testing an iPad program in 20 stores during the month of March.

03/14/2012 - 9:47am

Pacific Sunwear of Calif. Inc. reported that its loss for the quarter ended Jan. 28 widened to $38.1 million, compared with a net loss of $35.2 million a year earlier.

03/14/2012 - 9:44am

GoldMax USA, which specializes in buying gold and precious metals from consumers, announced that it plans to open up to 100 new stores in the United States in 2012, adding to its current 200+ store total.

03/14/2012 - 9:42am

A report released by Capital Business Credit said that importers who sell to America's major retailers are preparing for a significant uptick in consumer spending this spring and summer.

03/14/2012 - 9:33am

Ikea Canada said that it has turned its focus to sustainability in Canada during a period of expansion in the country.

03/13/2012 - 3:59pm

A report released by the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates said that import cargo volume at the nation’s major retail container ports is expected to increase 10% in March compared with the same month last year.

03/13/2012 - 3:57pm

Digital gift card solution-provider Transaction Wireless said that Applebee’s expanded its offering with the Transaction Wireless platform to provide its sports fans with personalized digital gift cards as part of its “Catch the Game” invite application on Facebook.

03/13/2012 - 3:55pm

Safeway Inc. said that Steve Frisby, president of its Portland division, will assume added responsibility for the company's Seattle division.

03/13/2012 - 3:53pm

Zale Corp. said that it has named Jamie Singleton as senior VP and general manager of Piercing Pagoda, effective March 27.