12/12/2014 - 4:19pm

More than 40 major retail chains, including The Home Depot, Walmart, Kroger and Target, formed a specialized research council to facilitate the use of science to curtail theft and violence.

12/12/2014 - 4:17pm

Retailers on Friday criticized the National Labor Relations Board decision that gave the go-ahead to new laws to expedite the union election process.  

12/12/2014 - 11:32am

EMV is a great way to combat counterfeit cards at the point of sale (POS), but it does nothing to prevent the types of breaches seen in recent news headlines.

12/11/2014 - 4:57pm

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has reportedly discovered discrepancies in accounting practices its China business was using that made performance look better than it really was. According to Bloomberg, shifty accounting practices included making unauthorized bulk sales to other retailers and even booking non-existent sales. 

12/11/2014 - 4:54pm

Lowe’s Companies’ CEO Robert Niblock cited the recovering U.S. economy as among the reasons why the company plans to focus more on market differentiation and omnichannel retailing.

12/11/2014 - 3:30pm

David Dillon, who led Kroger's development of the company's successful Customer 1st Strategy, will retire as chairman of the board on Dec. 31 after 38 years of service. 

12/11/2014 - 11:46am

 EBay Inc. is reportedly considering cutting up to 3,000 jobs early in 2015. 

12/11/2014 - 11:17am

Back in the fall, reports were rampant that Amazon would open a physical store in mid-town Manhattan in time for the holiday rush.

12/10/2014 - 5:04pm

Walgreens president and CEO Greg Wasson informed the company’s board of directors that he will retire shortly after the completion of the merger between Walgreens and Alliance Boots, of which shareholders are scheduled to vote on Dec. 29, 2014.