11/30/2015 - 2:45pm

As we begin 2016, supermarket retailers continue to adapt to changing consumer demands, industry issues and regulations affecting their businesses. Some grocers are expanding their footprints, others are narrowing to specialty formats, and some seem to be doing both. All are facing increased competition and high expectations around freshness, convenience and transparency.

11/30/2015 - 2:41pm

It’s official: Smart & Final Stores is acquiring 32 Haggen stores in Central and Southern California.

11/30/2015 - 2:33pm

Several retailers, including Neiman Marcus, had site issues this past Black Friday weekend. 

11/30/2015 - 2:12pm

The Federal Trade Commission is poised to block Staples Inc.’s proposed take-over of rival Office Depot, according to the New York Post.

11/30/2015 - 1:58pm

Three leading retailers suffered varying degrees of difficulty with their e-commerce sites during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.

11/30/2015 - 10:23am

Black Friday may not be what it used to be in the United States, but the tradition has caught on big time across the pond, according to a report by the New York Times. 

11/30/2015 - 9:48am

Consumer spending across digital channels showed significant year-over-year growth over this year's  Thanksgiving weekend.

11/30/2015 - 9:41am

Information technology  outsourcing (ITO), or the strategic hosting and management of technology solutions, services and personnel by a third-party provider, is a popular way for retailers to quickly increase their technological capabilities, and also lower their IT-related capital expenditure.

11/30/2015 - 9:37am

When retailers execute their IT and CRM strategies properly, the holiday shopping season is a joyous time of profits and customer engagement. But why let all the festivities end on Dec. 25?