09/08/2011 - 4:39pm

Sears Holdings announced that Raj Penkar will be joining Sears Holdings on Sept. 15 as senior VP and president, supply chain.

09/08/2011 - 4:38pm

Wal-Mart Stores will introduce a holiday layaway plan effective Oct. 17 through Dec. 16.

09/08/2011 - 11:02am

Toys “R” Us is adding a new feature to its “Buy Online, Pick Up In Store” service in time for the 2011 holiday whereby customers using the service will have the ability to designate an alternate person to pick up their order through “Family and Friends Pick Up.”

09/08/2011 - 11:00am

Supervalu announced the sale of 107 fuel centers located in the Midwest, Intermountain West and West Coast regions following the acceptance of four separate bids to purchase the centers.

09/07/2011 - 5:01pm

Speaking at the Goldman Sachs 18th Annual Global Retailing Conference in New York City, Myron Ullman III, chairman and CEO of J.C. Penney Co., expressed confidence that the chain is well positioned for the holiday selling season.

09/07/2011 - 4:59pm

Lowe’s Cos. plans to build a 1.4-million-sq.-ft. distribution center in Rome, Ga.

09/07/2011 - 4:54pm

Ryder System announced that it and Staples have agreed to add 10 heavy-duty compressed natural gas (CNG) tractors to Ryder’s dedicated fleet servicing Staples.

09/06/2011 - 5:25pm

Blockbuster Canada Co. is winding down operations. Grant Thornton Ltd., the receiver in charge of selling the chain, announced that it is seeking a court order to shut down the company’s remaining 253 stores.

09/06/2011 - 5:18pm

Fifteen percent of Web searches on Black Friday will be done on mobile devices, according to a study by Google’s AdMob.