03/24/2011 - 9:33am

Wal-Mart Stores said it will open a new office in Atlanta, positioning the retailer to more effectively manage nearly 1,600 stores in 20 eastern U.S. states and allow it to focus on opportunities to grow its business in states such as New York.

03/23/2011 - 3:49pm

Personalization of the in-store customer experience will be a key objective for retailers over the next two years, according to two new Aberdeen Group reports sponsored by HP.

03/23/2011 - 3:25pm

Almost 80% of respondents in a national survey of moms’ shopping habits said that the recession has permanently altered their shopping habits, inducing overall cuts in spending by purchasing items on sale and using coupons.

03/23/2011 - 9:09am

J.C. Penney has been named the No. 1 retailer on Diversity's annual ranking of "Top 50 Companies for Diversity," which recognizes leading organizations for best practices in diversity management.

03/23/2011 - 9:00am

Tb!s the bargain shop, a leading Canadian discount store chain, announced that Beryl “Jack” Buley has been appointed president and CEO, effective immediately. Tb!s operates 238 stores in Canada.

03/22/2011 - 3:39pm

Hot Topic announced Monday that CEO Betsy McLaughlin has resigned the company, effectively immediately, and will be replaced by current board member Lisa Harper.

03/22/2011 - 3:33pm

Jones Lang LaSalle said Tuesday it has appointed Carson Good to lead the firm’s retail capital market business throughout Florida.

03/22/2011 - 3:32pm

Gordon Bros. Group said Tuesday it has named Leonard R. Polivy as managing director in the Retail Division.

03/22/2011 - 9:51am

The Wet Seal announced Monday that it has hired Ken Seipel as president and COO, effective March 28.