11/02/2011 - 5:10pm

The Retail Industry Leaders Association, along with 125 business groups and employers nationwide, on Wednesday asked the Congressional Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction to include in their recommendations to the House and Senate a provision that would close the online sales tax loophole that is harming brick-and-mortar retail businesses and the communities they serve.

11/02/2011 - 5:06pm

ATM owner Cardtronics said Wednesday it has completed its acquisition of Access to Money, an operator of merchant-owned ATMs and provider of cash machines to two major multi-unit retailers.

11/02/2011 - 5:00pm

Apparel and home fashions retailer Gordmans Stores said it has named Michael Wirkkala as executive VP operations and COO.

11/02/2011 - 12:57pm

Walmart chief merchandising officer Duncan Mac Naughton expressed optimism about the retailer’s prospects for the holiday season and beyond during comments at a Bentonville Bella Vista Chamber of Commerce meeting with attracted more than 500 people.

11/02/2011 - 10:45am

Casual Male Retail Group said that it has launched e-commerce site DestinationXL.com, created in tandem with e-commerce and digital marketing firm Acquity Group.

11/02/2011 - 10:43am

Wal-Mart Stores said it is offering an early previous of its Black Friday deals.

11/02/2011 - 10:42am

A report by Challenger, Gray & Christmas said that job cuts announced by U.S. employers increased in October from the same month last year.

11/02/2011 - 10:41am

ATM owner Cardtronics said Wednesday it has signed an agreement to provide ATM services to grocer Harris Teeter.

11/02/2011 - 10:36am

Syms Corp. and its Filene’s Basement subsidiary said that they have filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and will liquidate all stores and assets over the coming several months.