04/02/2015 - 5:32pm

Cub Foods announced it is bringing customized shopping carts designed for older children and adults with disabilities to all 76 Cub stores in Minnesota, as well as one store in Freeport, Illinois. The carts, from Caroline’s Cart, are expected to be available at all Cub Foods locations by the end of April.

04/02/2015 - 5:17pm

There’s been a change at the top at Saks Fifth Avenue. On Thursday, Saks parent company Hudson’s Bay Company announced that company veteran Marc Metrick, 41, is replacing Marigay McKee as president of Saks Fifth Avenue, effective April 2, 2015.

04/02/2015 - 11:22am

McDonald’s USA has decided to give employees a break, in the form of higher pay, paid time off and educational assistance. McDonald’s is raising starting wages at company-owned restaurants in the U.S. one dollar more than the locally-mandated minimum wage, as of July 1.

04/02/2015 - 11:01am

Staples has signed onto “100% Talent: The Boston Women’s Compact,” an effort to end the gender-based wage gap and advance women in the workforce.

04/02/2015 - 9:54am

Target Canada announced that it will complete its inventory liquidation efforts and close the last of its 133 Canadian retail stores to the public on April 12.

04/01/2015 - 5:14pm

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is reportedly asking suppliers to cut their product costs and also seeking to expand its grocery business.

04/01/2015 - 5:04pm

Walmart on Wednesday sent out a tweet in which it commended Arkansas Gov. Hutchinson and legislative leaders for reconsidering a law that some people and organizations fear would open the door to discrimination against gays and lesbians.

04/01/2015 - 3:12pm

Fashion accessories retailer Charming Charlie recently expanded its relationship with Stored Value Solutions (SVS) to offer e-commerce distribution of digital gift cards.

04/01/2015 - 12:32pm

Arkansas native and Walmart president CEO Doug McMillon has taken a firm stance against a “religious freedom” measure passed by the Arkansas House on Tuesday.