12/28/2011 - 10:17am

The Conference Board report found that confidence among consumers rose to an eight-month high in December, increasing to 64.5 from a revised 55.2 reading in November.

12/28/2011 - 10:15am

After a slew of online orders were cancelled in November and December when Best Buy couldn’t keep up with demand, the company issued the following statement:

12/28/2011 - 10:13am

A report by the Wall Street Journal said that French retailer Carrefour SA has sold 97 supermarket sites to an investment company for $477 million.

12/27/2011 - 11:15am

The IBM Benchmark Report showed continued strength for online retailers.

12/27/2011 - 11:09am

Perfume and fragrance retailer Perfumania Holdings Inc. announced that it will acquire Parlux Fragrances Inc. in a deal valued at $170 million.

12/23/2011 - 2:36pm

Stein Mart Inc. reported that its third-quarter loss widened after correcting for a computer problem that caused an error in prior results.

12/23/2011 - 2:34pm

The National Retail Federation said it was pleased with the decision by federal regulators to allow truck drivers to continue driving 11 hours a day, but expressed concern over a new requirement for longer weekly breaks.