12/02/2010 - 12:48pm

The nation’s discount retailers and warehouse club operators posted strong sales in November, beating analysts’ expectations.

12/02/2010 - 12:40pm

MasterCard Advisors SpendingPulse report, released Thursday, showed that sales in most retail categories continued to gain momentum over an already strong October showing.

12/01/2010 - 6:21pm

Aeropostale announced that, effective immediately, Thomas P. Johnson, co-CEO, has been named CEO. Mindy C. Meads, who has served as co-CEO along with Johnson since February 2010, will leave the company to pursue other interests. She will stay for a short period to ensure a smooth transition.

12/01/2010 - 6:18pm

Jo-Ann Stores reported net income for its fiscal 2011 third quarter ended Oct. 30, of $29.1 million, up from $24.1 million in the year ago period. The retailer also raised its full-year outlook.

12/01/2010 - 6:16pm

Stater Bros. has been recognized as a 2010 WRAP (Waste Reduction Awards Program) Winner by the California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle).

12/01/2010 - 6:15pm

Developers Diversified Corp. announced the introduction of six new locations for teen fave Five Below in 2010.

12/01/2010 - 6:13pm

Nordstrom plans to open a new Rack discount store next fall in the Portland suburb of Tigard, Ore.

12/01/2010 - 6:12pm

General Growth Properties announced Wednesday it is implementing its EcoStance of environmental responsibility to the malls’ kiosks, located throughout all the shopping centers’ common areas.

12/01/2010 - 6:09pm

IBM on Wednesday announced that the Bon-Ton Stores website and its seven leading brands have experienced a double-digit increase in their online sales using IBM software to advance their online and mobile commerce features.