11/29/2010 - 5:20pm

Nordstrom is putting its foot in the bridal business, opening an in-store bridal boutique called the Wedding Suite at its Chicago flagship on North Michigan Avenue, according to the Chicago Tribune. The department store retailer is positioning itself as a one-stop shop for wedding parties, and will unveiling 14 bridal salons at stores nationwide over the next six weeks, the report said.

11/29/2010 - 11:37am

Woburn, Mass. - Demandware on Monday announced that sunglass specialty retailer Solstice is taking its first step into the ecommerce arena by announcing the launch of its new online retail store www.solsticesunglasses.com built on the Demandware Commerce platform.

11/24/2010 - 5:22pm

Online spending should increase by 11% this holiday shopping season, according to date collected by comScore.

11/24/2010 - 5:21pm

A majority (88%) of consumers have gifts and presents still to purchase, and 79% are undecided about exactly what gifts to buy this year, according to the Holiday Shopping Index, an annual survey by StrategyOne, a Daniel J. Edelman strategic research and measurement consultancy firm.

11/24/2010 - 5:18pm

Verizon Wireless has joined the Environmental Protection Agency’s Energy Star program. Seventy-five Verizon Wireless Communications Stores have already earned the Energy Star designation for superior energy performance.

11/24/2010 - 5:16pm

The Kroger Co. announced that Paul Scutt, senior VP retail operations, will retire in late February 2011 after a distinguished 45-year career with the company.

11/24/2010 - 5:15pm

Phillips Edison and Co.'s Fund IV announced its acquisition of Marketplace Shopping Center, in Independence, Mo.

11/24/2010 - 11:38am

Tiffany & Co. reported a 27% gain in third-quarter profit, topping analysts’ estimates, as sales rose globally.

11/24/2010 - 11:36am

American Eagle Outfitters has launched a mobile gift-card program.