08/12/2013 - 5:13pm

Thirty-one percent of survey respondents said they won't be shopping for any back-to-school products at all, up from 27.7% last year, according to research published by The Integer Group.

08/12/2013 - 5:11pm

Brooks Brothers has named Vivien Kronengold as the company’s executive VP and chief marketing officer, a newly created position.

08/12/2013 - 5:08pm

Nespresso announced the opening of its redesigned Boston flagship.

08/12/2013 - 11:10am

Office Depot and OfficeMax have narrowed their list of CEO candidates to five, and expect to have the person in place in September.

08/12/2013 - 11:07am

Ecova, a total energy and sustainability management company, has been selected by specialty retailers Shoe Carnival and Five Below to provide utility expense and data management services.

08/12/2013 - 11:04am

The Aug. 9 deadline for additional bids on the proposed purchase of Orchard Supply Hardware by Lowe’s Companies Inc. has passed with no activity.

08/12/2013 - 11:03am

American Apparel is automating in-store inventory tracking processes with a wide-area RFID, eliminating the need for handheld readers.

08/12/2013 - 11:01am

Meijer is expanding its mPerks digital coupon program to include pharmacy purchases, allowing customers to earn $10 off their total shopping purchase, 5% off total grocery and health-and-beauty purchases or 50 cents off per gallon of Meijer gas for every five eligible prescriptions filled.

08/12/2013 - 10:59am

Stephane Gonthier, COO of Canadian dollar store chain Dollarama Inc., is leaving that company to take the role of president and CEO at 99 Cents Only Stores.