10/12/2011 - 9:35am

Zale Corp. said Wednesday that it has named Thomas A. Haubenstricker as senior VP and CFO, effective Oct. 17.

10/11/2011 - 11:44am

The National Retail Federation has announced that President Bill Clinton will deliver the keynote address at the NRF’s 101st Annual Convention in New York City.

10/11/2011 - 10:03am

Wal-Mart Stores said it will launch a “My Local Walmart” Facebook application, which will allow the retailer's approximately nine million Facebook fans to follow what is happening at their local stores.

10/11/2011 - 10:01am

Apparel manufacturer and retailer The Jones Group confirmed Tuesday that it is in discussions to divest its jeanswear division for between $350 million to $400 million.

10/11/2011 - 10:00am

The Conference Board Employment Trends Index, released Tuesday, showed a decrease in September to 100.95, down from the revised figure of 101.37 in August.

10/11/2011 - 10:00am

A report released by Kronos said that the retail hiring levels have reached the highest mark in nearly three years.

10/11/2011 - 10:00am

Former American Apparel CFO Adrian Kowalewski resigned as executive VP corporate strategy, according to a regulatory filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission this morning, Women’s Wear Daily reported.

10/11/2011 - 10:00am

Spa operator Red Door Spas said Tuesday it has named Jeff Kohl as its senior VP and COO.

10/11/2011 - 10:00am

Retail marketing firm Creative Channel Services said Tuesday that electronics retailer Conn’s will utilize the company’s CyberScholar digital platform to increase retail associate knowledge of home appliance and consumer electronics products.