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.

05/18/2015 - 4:28pm

Staples Inc. has selected The NPD Group, Inc. as its data services provider for market sizing, share measurement, and vendor collaboration for the office supplies and technology industries.

05/18/2015 - 4:16pm

Dunkin’ Donuts is recruiting franchisees to develop an estimated 10-plus new Dunkin' Donuts restaurants throughout Mobile, Alabama, and Biloxi and Jackson, Mississippi.

05/18/2015 - 11:58am

David Stanchak has joined RH (Restoration Hardware Holdings Inc.) as chief real estate and development officer, effective immediately.

05/18/2015 - 11:50am

Sean P. Murphy has been hired as a consultant to advise management regarding strategic and other business matters.

05/18/2015 - 11:38am

It took close to a year, but Ann Inc., owner of the Ann Taylor and Loft banners, has followed the wishes of major shareholders including Engine Capital LP and Red Alder LLC and agreed to an approximate $2.15 billion buyout from specialty apparel rival Ascena Retail Group Inc.

05/18/2015 - 11:14am

In the latest set of dueling lawsuits to hit a major retailer, American Apparel is suing its founder and ousted CEO Dov Charney for violating a standstill agreement with the company.

05/18/2015 - 11:06am

Jonathan Parks has been promoted to VP global logistics distribution and Mitch Jones has been promoted to VP operations support.