12/17/2014 - 4:23pm

Dollar General is offering free shipping on all purchases made online at on Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, with the guarantee all in-stock purchases will arrive on or before Dec. 24, 2014. 

12/17/2014 - 4:21pm

Payments made via near field communications (NFC)-enabled mobile handsets will account for $130 billion in worldwide consumer retail spend by 2020, according to a study by Strategy Analytics. 

12/17/2014 - 12:11pm

Retailers that run an effective loss prevention program experience huge financial gains while those that don’t risk significant loss. 

12/17/2014 - 12:04pm

Payment technology provider First Data and secure payment acceptance technology vendor Verifone, are partnering to help retailers reduce exposure to large-scale consumer payment data breaches and expedite acceptance of EMV-enabled credit and debit cards in advance of the October 2015 liability shift for EMV-enabled payment card fraud.  

12/17/2014 - 11:54am

The Kroger Co. has been accepted as an “Elite Member” of Energy Star Certification Nation by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).  

12/17/2014 - 10:08am

Hudson’s Bay Co. has named Gerald Storch, the former CEO of Toys “R” Us, as its new CEO, effective January 6. 

12/16/2014 - 5:16pm

In a long-awaited decision handed down late Monday,  Dov Charney, the controversial founder of American Apparel, has been fired "for cause"  as CEO. 

12/16/2014 - 4:58pm

Three out of four (76%) online buyers are dissatisfied with the strength of credit card and personal information security among retailers. 

12/16/2014 - 4:55pm

 Wal-Mart Stores on Tuesday said that it might appeal the decision of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, which ordered the discounter to pay $188 million to settle a class-action suit over worker pay.