11/07/2011 - 4:42pm

Mobile commerce enabler Firethorn Mobile Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Qualcomm Inc., and Brookstone announced Brookstone as its latest retail partner for its Swagg mobile application, which provides shoppers with mobile access to purchase digital gift cards.

11/07/2011 - 10:51am

Williams-Sonoma announced today that it has acquired Rejuvenation Inc., a manufacturer and retailer of authentic reproduction lighting and house parts, such as doors and cabinet hardware.

11/07/2011 - 10:39am

Hot Topic Inc. said that its CEO, Lisa Harper, 52, has also been named its board chairwoman.

11/07/2011 - 10:36am

Target Corp. is in a class by itself when it comes to gift cards, offering a broad selection to suit all ages.

11/07/2011 - 10:25am

Best Buy Co. said it is buying out its joint venture partner, Carphone Warehouse Group PLC, in its fast-growing North American mobile business for $1.34 billion.

11/04/2011 - 3:55pm

The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. said Friday that it has secured a $490 million financing package from Ron Burkle’s Yucaipa Cos., Mount Kellett Capital Management and investment funds managed by Goldman Sachs.

11/04/2011 - 3:53pm

OfficeMax said Friday that its executive VP and chief merchandising office Ryan Vero has resigned, effective Dec. 2.

11/04/2011 - 3:51pm

Limited Brands, parent to Victoria's Secret, Pink, Bath & Body Works, La Senza and Henri Bendel, said Thursday it will buy back up to $250 million of its shares.

11/04/2011 - 3:48pm

Shopping mall owner Simon Property Group said Friday it has filed a complaint against the State of Indiana in Marion County Circuit Court.