01/27/2016 - 2:49pm

Google is being secretive about its “Project Wing” delivery drone program, but a patent filing gives some additional information about the effort. According to Fast Company, Google hopes to use remote wheeled delivery receptacles that will automatically guide drones to drop their packages. The receptacles will then complete the delivery on the ground. [Fast Company]

01/27/2016 - 2:47pm

The intense focus directed on EMV compliance in fall 2015 has faded, but it is still a critical issue for the retail industry.

01/26/2016 - 4:49pm

Staples on Monday announced several key executive moves as part of an organizational “streamlining.” But the retailer did not mention that it also was cutting hundreds of corporate jobs, according to a published report.

01/26/2016 - 3:48pm

Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. has appointed Claude Tessier as its CFO, effective Jan. 28.

01/26/2016 - 11:05am

Patricia Whisler played a key role in the success of The Buckle but now she is stepping down from a key role in the apparel and accessories retailer’s merchandising organization.

01/26/2016 - 10:56am

Since their meteoric rise last year, 3D printers have captured the imaginations of consumers and businesses alike.

01/26/2016 - 10:33am

The leader of Hudson's Bay Company is also being recognized for his leadership on children's causes.

01/26/2016 - 9:56am

Walmart and three of the nation’s largest bottled water suppliers are coming to the aid of Flint, Michigan, residents who lack access to safe drinking water after the municipal water supply became tainted with lead.

01/25/2016 - 4:35pm

Starbucks Corp. is still hot for tea, but it’s not feeling too warm and cozy about its Teavana "tea bar" format, which debuted in New York City about two years ago.