12/23/2014 - 4:34pm

“Super Saturday,” the Saturday before Christmas (Dec. 20), was not quite super for retailers expecting a sales bonanza. 

12/23/2014 - 4:32pm

More than 160 national, state and local trade associations and organizations, representing the interests of the global supply chain and local communities, wrote to President Barack Obama Dec. 23 to urge the administration’s immediate involvement in the ongoing contract negotiations between the International Longshore and Warehouse Union and Pacific Maritime Association.

12/23/2014 - 4:29pm

Guitar Center has chosen retailing veteran Darrell Webb to be the company's new president and CEO.

12/23/2014 - 4:25pm

Spend on prepaid gift cards is on the rise this holiday season, as a significant majority (70%) of shoppers plan to purchase gift cards this season, according to an interim holiday spending report released by Stored Value Solutions, a provider of gift cards and stored value services.

12/23/2014 - 11:42am

Chain Store Age wishes everyone a safe and happy holiday!  Our offices will be closed Wednesday, December 24th,  Thursday, December 25th and Friday, December, December 26th.  We will return to normal business hours on Monday, December 29th.  We wish you and your family a joyous and peaceful holiday season!

12/23/2014 - 11:30am

 Jill Puleri will join Oracle Corp. as senior VP and general manager, Oracle Retail. 

12/23/2014 - 11:02am

The weekend of Dec. 20-21, which included “Super Saturday” (the last Saturday before Christmas) saw the highest daily back-to-back Internet traffic from online consumer retail shopping activity since tracking began before the Thanksgiving weekend. 

12/22/2014 - 4:59pm

Supermarkets are utilizing data-driven approaches to offset a moderate economy, varying consumer behavior and the continued rise of online competitors.

12/22/2014 - 11:24am

About 1.16 million customer payment cards may have been exposed in a security breach at Staples Inc. earlier this year.