01/18/2012 - 6:13pm

Fantastic Sams Hair Salons said Wednesday that it has been acquired by salon owner Dessange International.

01/18/2012 - 11:29am

J. C. Penney Co. has tapped another former Apple executive to join its executive ranks. J. C. Penney announced that Kristen E. Blum has been named executive VP and chief technology officer, effective Jan. 23.

01/18/2012 - 11:27am

Ahold USA, the U.S. division of Amsterdam-based Ahold, has selected the NCR Advanced Marketing Solution from NCR Corp. to manage offers and promotions to customers.

01/18/2012 - 11:25am

Charming Shoppes announced that Elizabeth Crystal has joined Lane Bryant as senior VP/CMO.

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.