10/22/2015 - 5:20pm

Fresh & Easy, which opened its first store in 2007 and was U.K. giant Tesco’s first U.S. venture, is closing its stores, the Los Angeles Times reported. The chain, which was never able to gain a foothold in the competitive U.S. grocery market, filed Chapter 11 in 2013, and was acquired by grocery billionaire Ron Burkle's Yucaipa Cos. with a loan from Tesco. [Los Angeles Times]

10/22/2015 - 4:55pm

Amazon.com’s third quarter sales increased 23% to $25.4 billion and the online retailer and tech giant posted a huge improvement in profitability.

10/22/2015 - 4:51pm

A federal investigation related to Lumber Liquidator’s illegal timber trafficking has ended with a guilty plea and some damning statements by prosecutors.

10/22/2015 - 4:09pm

An associate at Food Lion has been honored by the Environmental Protection Agency for his efforts to reduce the chain’s refrigerant emissions.

10/22/2015 - 4:06pm

Century 21 Department Store will bring its high-fashions and low prices to a new location in the suburbs.

10/22/2015 - 4:01pm

Costco Wholesale has sold an airplane hanger to Poplar Glen, the limited liability company owned by Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, the Puget Sound Business Journal reported. Bezos owns two airplanes, including a recently acquired Gulfstream, according to the report. [Puget Sound Business Journal]

10/22/2015 - 3:58pm

Product and pricing data provider 360pi is out with its take on what retailers and brands can expect this holiday season.

10/22/2015 - 3:47pm

Five Below is looking to generate brand awareness and traffic after selecting a new advertising agency to handle creative and media duties.
 

10/22/2015 - 3:06pm

Cabela’s smaller stores are not as productive as the company would like, so the outdoor retailer is putting the brakes on new store growth while it focuses on productivity.