08/30/2011 - 11:00am

Zale Corp. is teaming up with celebrity Jessica Simpson on an exclusive collection of diamond fashion jewelry. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

08/30/2011 - 10:57am

Applied Predictive Technologies (APT) announced that Chico’s FAS has signed an agreement to license APT’s Test & Learn Management System.

08/30/2011 - 10:51am

DSW said Tuesday that its second-quarter profit soared, boosted by a hefty one-time gain related to its acquisition of Retail Ventures.

08/29/2011 - 5:28pm

Lowe’s Cos. is consolidating its store operations and merchandising organizations.

08/29/2011 - 4:49pm

Saks Inc.’s Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th announced the addition of five stores for 2012.

08/29/2011 - 4:47pm

JDA Software Group announced that MC Sports, which operates more than 70 stores in seven Midwestern states, selected JDA Allocation and JDA Size Scaling to help increase revenue while reducing inventory levels.

08/29/2011 - 4:45pm

Nordstrom announced it is now offering free standard shipping and returns from Nordstrom.com -- every day, for online orders of every size.

08/29/2011 - 10:32am

Gap announced Monday that it will open its first Banana Republic store in France in Paris in early December.

08/29/2011 - 10:24am

The impact of Hurricane Irene on retail sales is likely to split among category lines: Home-improvement stores selling emergency preparation products and clean-up items are likely to benefit the most from the storm, while apparel retailers and department stores selling non-essential items are likely to take a hit.