04/26/2013 - 9:31am

Giving a much-needed boost to J.C. Penney Co., George Soros’ Soros Fund Management bought 17.4 million shares of the troubled retailer, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

04/26/2013 - 9:28am

The U.S. Senate voted to move forward with the Marketplace Fairness Act, legislation that would allow states to force retailers to collect online sales taxes, if the states choose to do so.

04/25/2013 - 4:02pm

First quarter online shopping in 2013 grew more than 20% over the same period last year, and more than five times in-store sales growth, helping drive up department store and home goods purchases, according to the IBM Online Retail Index.

04/25/2013 - 3:58pm

Max-Wellness will debut its new format, Mini-Max, in Moorings Park, a premier upscale retirement community in Naples, Fla.

04/25/2013 - 3:55pm

Cabela’s first quarter profit rose 72.9%, topping expectations, on strong sales of firearms and ammunition.

04/25/2013 - 3:51pm

Weis Markets announced it would invest $135 million in its 2013 capital expenditure program, an 8% increase compared to the year prior.

04/25/2013 - 2:10pm

Chain Store Age is pleased to announce that Dan Berthiaume has joined the staff as senior editor, technology.

04/25/2013 - 9:37am

Safeway Inc. said it earned $118.9 million, in the first quarter ended March 23, up from $72.9 million a year earlier, helped by tax benefits.

04/25/2013 - 9:34am

The CEO of Best Buy, Hubert Joly, earned compensation worth $19.6 million in his five months on the job in 2012, the Associated Press reported.