01/18/2012 - 11:20am

Retailers need to respond to technology-savvy consumers by creating digitally rich, easy-to-use, technology-based experiences in the store to expand basket size and increase margins, according to the results of a new survey by Cisco.

01/17/2012 - 5:21pm

According to a survey released by the NRF Foundation and American Express, Amazon.com has the best customer service among U.S. retailers.

01/17/2012 - 5:16pm

A Tuesday report by Reuters said that Wal-Mart filed a motion on Monday to dismiss a lawsuit filed last October by a regrouping of women whose earlier gender bias class action was ended by the U.S. Supreme Court.

01/17/2012 - 1:16pm

Wal-Mart Stores announced that Neil Ashe, 44, is the new president and CEO of the company's global e-commerce business, effective Jan. 16.

01/17/2012 - 1:10pm

Best Buy announced that Shari Ballard and Mike Vitelli, who had both been president of Best Buy's domestic business, will take on separate jobs, effective immediately.

01/17/2012 - 1:06pm

Aaron's announced that Jeannie M. Cave has been hired as the company's new VP real estate and construction.

01/17/2012 - 12:51pm

A new global standard for retail payments designed to help exchange data between payment terminals and POS terminals and support new payment technologies has been released by the Association for Retail Technology Standards (ARTS) and EPASOrg, which sets card payment standards in Europe.

01/17/2012 - 12:26pm

Saks Inc. announced that Jack L. Stahl, 58, was appointed to the company’s board of directors effective Jan. 16.

01/17/2012 - 12:12pm

Former president Bill Clinton delivered a keynote address entitled “Embracing Our Common Humanity” to an overflow crowd Monday morning at the National Retail Federation’s 101st Annual Convention & Expo in New York.