Staples announced the opening of a new e-commerce innovation center in Kendall Square in Cambridge, Mass.
Mobile marketing solution-provider SoundBite Communications announced it has deployed a new mobile campaign with Westlake Ace Hardware, the largest member of the Ace Hardware Cooperative.
The Finish Line said Thursday it has appointed Jay Custard as VP of digital marketing for the company.
Citi Trends said that its president and CEO David Alexander has resigned the company, effective immediately, and will be replaced by prior CEO Ed Anderson, who led the retailer from 2001 to 2009.
Loyalty and marketing solution-provider Alliance Data Systems Corp. said that it has signed a multi-year renewal agreement to continue providing private label credit card services to Reeds Jewelers.
SuperValu Inc. said it has named Michael Moore as executive VP and chief marketing officer.
The National Retail Federation said it welcomed the emphasis on job creation in President Obama’s State of the Union address, saying that it will help restore the nation's economic state.
Lowe's announced that is partnering with Houzz, a social site for home remodeling and design, to offer consumers the chance to win a dream kitchen.
Charming Shoppes has promoted Bryan Eshelman to executive VP, chief supply chain officer.
Wal-Mart Stores no longer is employing greeters during the overnight shift at its approximate 3,000 U.S. supercenters, Bloomberg reported.