05/03/2011 - 10:03am

Sears Holdings' new CEO, Louis D'Ambrosio, committed himself on Tuesday to help turn around the faltering chain by emphasizing its core brands, including Craftsman, Kenmore and Land's End, and by smarter marketing to customers, the Associated Press reported.

05/02/2011 - 5:07pm

Target Corp. was due in court in Canada on Monday in an attempt to win exclusive right to use its name in Canada, the Wall Street Journal reported.

05/02/2011 - 5:05pm

Publix Supermarkets said Monday that sales and earnings rose in the first quarter.

05/02/2011 - 5:04pm

Target has joined with American Express to offer a co-branded prepaid card that customers can reload and use at any store that accepts Amex cards, according to the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal.

05/02/2011 - 4:55pm

Foot Locker has unveiled upgraded mobile commerce sites for each of its athletic footwear retail banners -- Foot Locker, Lady Foot Locker, Kids Foot Locker, Footaction, Champs Sports and CCS -- with added functionality and enhancements to provide customers with a seamless and optimal cross channel experience.

05/02/2011 - 4:54pm

Applied Predictive Technologies (APT) said that Guitar Center has renewed its license for APT's retail testing software.

05/02/2011 - 4:44pm

Hudson’s Bay Co. will test its HBC’s Home Outfitters concept in the United States, opening two stores in New Jersey in late summer, The Globe and Mail reported.

05/02/2011 - 10:22am

Golfsmith announced it will open its first metro Washington, D.C., location in Tysons Corner, Va., this June.

05/02/2011 - 10:17am

J. C. Penney Corp. has completed a new five-year $1.25 billion bank credit facility.