03/23/2015 - 3:36pm

Bigger is often said to be better, but some big restaurant chains may not agree. The 500 largest restaurant chains in the U.S. accelerated their cumulative sales growth in 2014 to a 4% increase, totaling an estimated $274.4 billion, according to data released by Technomic Inc.

03/23/2015 - 3:32pm

Kirkland's Home has overhauled its planning architecture and strategy with a customized, automated assortment planning solution based on Oracle technology.

03/23/2015 - 3:29pm

The Melting Pot Restaurants Inc. has opened its first restaurant outside of North America in Jakarta, Indonesia. The latest opening comes on the heels of the company announcing its plans for continued international expansion.

03/23/2015 - 3:27pm

McAlister's Deli is targeting Phoenix for franchise growth.

03/23/2015 - 3:23pm

Joe Fresh and Ryerson University are launching a long-term partnership that will see the creation of Canada's first fashion innovation center.

03/23/2015 - 3:20pm

Brazilian mass merchandise retailer Etilux has selected the HighJump Warehouse Advantage warehouse management system (WMS) for its diverse supply chain needs.

03/23/2015 - 3:17pm

Membership-based buying club DirectBuy has named Curt Fisher VP of sales.

03/23/2015 - 3:11pm

A six-sigma green belt, Victoria Brown joins IDC Retail Insights  as senior research analyst, retail supply chain.

03/23/2015 - 11:41am

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) rejected a request by Wal-Mart Stores to prevent shareholders from voting on a proposal to elect an independent board chairman at the retailer’s annual meeting in June.