12/14/2010 - 10:23am

According to a survey released Monday by CareerBuilder and conducted by Harris Interactive, 80% of retail companies report that a bad hire has adversely affected their business in the last year, meaning that hiring the right employees will become a top priority in 2011.

12/10/2010 - 4:30pm

Kronos announced the December release of the Kronos Retail Labor Index, analyzing the relationship between the demand and supply sides of the labor market within the U.S. retail sector.

12/10/2010 - 4:13pm

TJX Cos. said Friday it will close its A.J. Wright discount stores by mid-February, cutting 4,400 jobs.

12/10/2010 - 10:36am

Li & Fung Ltd., the biggest supplier to Wal-Mart Stores said Friday that it may increase acquisitions in China as the country’s consumer spending grows, U.S. demand rebounds and inflation propels companies to seek partners.

12/10/2010 - 10:33am

Lack Properties and Lack’s Stores said Thursday it has hired Melville, N.Y.-based DJM Realty, a Gordon Bros. Group company, to manage the disposition of all leased and owned retailer and warehouse facilities throughout Texas.

12/09/2010 - 4:31pm

Supervalu has reached an agreement to sell its Total Logistic Control subsidiary to Ryder System for an undisclosed amount.

12/09/2010 - 4:28pm

Regional appliance and electronics chain Conn's said Thursday that chairman William C. Nylin Jr. is stepping down and will be succeeded as non-executive chairman by director Theodore Wright.

12/09/2010 - 4:26pm

Supervalu says Sherry Smith has been named the grocery operator's new CFO.

12/08/2010 - 4:28pm

Ikea US sent a holiday ‘thank you’ to each of its 12,400 associates with a free bike, the retailer said Tuesday.