08/30/2012 - 5:10pm

Lowe’s Companies and the collegiate multimedia, marketing and licensing/brand management firm IMG College announced a national marketing agreement that helps the home improvement retailer reach college sports fans where dialogue is a game changer: official social media platforms.

08/30/2012 - 5:06pm

Whole Foods Market is in talks to buy or take over leases for half a dozen Johnnie’s Foodmaster locations in eastern Massachusetts, the Boston Globe reported.

08/30/2012 - 5:02pm

Uniqlo announced today that it will open its first West Coast flagship store, in San Francisco’s Union Square, on Oct. 5.

08/30/2012 - 2:31pm

Telecommunications giant AT&T is setting up shop on Chicago's Magnificent Mile, opening a flagship on Sept. 1.

08/30/2012 - 11:18am

Macy's, Limited Brands and Gap Inc. all posted August same-store sales that topped analysts' estimates as retailers across the board generally posted strong sales, boosted by back-to-school shopping and aggressive promotions.

08/30/2012 - 11:12am

Discounters reported strong-than-expected sales for August, fueled by back-to-school shopping, promotions and cooler weather in the Northeast.

08/30/2012 - 11:07am

Shares of Sears Holdings were under heavy selling pressure Thursday morning, sliding 7% to $53.38 on Standard & Poor's.

08/29/2012 - 4:40pm

Supervalu announced that it is restructuring its executive leadership team to ensure alignment around the company’s goals and to better drive and execute the company’s business turnaround.

08/29/2012 - 4:37pm

Best Buy tops a list of the most effective back-to-school advertisers, according to Ace Metrix, which provides television and video analytics. An ad promoting free kids’ haircuts at J.C. Penney also was a top perfomer.