05/12/2015 - 10:58am

Corner Bakery Cafe is focusing franchising efforts in the Southeastern markets of Birmingham; Charleston; Charlotte; Columbus, S.C.; Jackson; New Orleans; Raleigh; and Tampa.

05/12/2015 - 10:47am

Belgian grocery retailer Delhaize Group and Dutch grocery retailer Ahold N.V. have confirmed they are engaged in preliminary discussions about a possible merger that could create one of the largest supermarket operators in the U.S.

05/11/2015 - 4:33pm

Amazon.com is opening its second 1 million-sq.-ft. fulfillment center in New Jersey, in the town of Carteret, as its looks to facilitate same-day deliveries in Manhattan.

05/11/2015 - 11:56am

Andy Dunn, the founder of the hot online menswear retailer Bonobos, is transitioning from CEO to executive chairman.

05/11/2015 - 11:50am

The National Retail Federation has released an op-ed article by association president and CEO Matthew Shay strongly urging Congress to pass Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) legislation. Congress is expected to debate the bill this week.

05/11/2015 - 11:39am

Lowe's Canada has reached an agreement to acquire the leases of 13 former Target Canada locations and to purchase Target's distribution center in Milton, Ontario, for a total purchase price of about $125 million.

05/11/2015 - 11:36am

Panera Bread Co. has named Drew Madsen president, effective May 11.

05/08/2015 - 4:28pm

Canada’s Loblaw Companies Ltd. said it will pull its Joe Fresh brand from J.C. Penney stores in the United States at the beginning of next year as it looks to concentrate on freestanding Joe Fresh stores and e-commerce.

05/08/2015 - 4:20pm

Despite some reservations, a federal judge is reportedly refusing to block a proposed settlement between Target Corp. and MasterCard related to the retailer’s 2013 data breach.