05/19/2015 - 3:56pm

Richard King, former president and COO of Albertsons Inc., has been elected to the Digimarc board of directors.

05/19/2015 - 12:36pm

The Obama Administration’s plan to revise federal overtime regulations would likely “hollow out” low- and mid-level management positions in the restaurant and retail industries and result in a shift toward more hourly and part-time workers, according to a new National Retail Federation (NRF) report.

05/19/2015 - 11:55am

A new GS1 US standard offers a common approach for listing and classifying products across all e-commerce platforms.

05/19/2015 - 11:50am

Sports Authority Inc. is partnering with online protection plan provider SIMPLR to let customers protect new purchases.

05/19/2015 - 11:04am

Krispy Kreme (will open 31 stores in South Africa during the next five years.

05/19/2015 - 10:56am

According to the Nielsen consumer confidence index, U.S. consumer confidence increased one index point in the first quarter of 2015 to a score of 107, maintaining an above-the-baseline (100) optimism level for one year.

05/18/2015 - 4:41pm

Office Depot is seeking a shareholder vote on its proposed $6.3 billion merger with Staples Inc. at its annual meeting on June 19.

05/18/2015 - 4:36pm

Accenture is expanding its retail practice with an agreement to acquire Javelin Group, a U.K.-based retail strategy consulting and digital transformation services provider.

05/18/2015 - 4:30pm

Honey Baked Ham is consolidating three regionalized operating divisions, currently based in Georgia, Michigan and Ohio, and has also named two new top executives.