10/06/2011 - 9:31am

Hot Topic said Wednesday that Mark Mizicko has joined the company as its senior VP planning and allocation.

10/05/2011 - 3:57pm

A majority of U.S. consumers believe that self-service technologies such as self-checkout and kiosks improve the store experience, with almost half of younger shoppers preferring to use self-checkout in stores, according to a new survey by The NPD Group for NCR Corp.

10/05/2011 - 3:50pm

The Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) applauded House Education and the Workforce Chairman Jon Kline for the introduction of the Workforce Democracy and Fairness Act and urged for its speedy passage.

10/05/2011 - 9:42am

Golfsmith International said that it has established a partnership with The MoreGolf Group – South Africa’s largest golf retailer – as part of a global strategy toward growth.

10/05/2011 - 9:40am

A new survey released by the National Retail Federation found that nearly all retailers rely on background checks to keep their customers, and themselves, safe.

10/04/2011 - 3:07pm

The 134-store arts and crafts chain A.C. Moore said Tuesday it has agreed to be acquired by an affiliate of arts and crafts distributor Sbar’s Inc. for about $40.8 million.

10/04/2011 - 3:03pm

Kohl’s Corp. said Tuesday it will hire 40,000 seasonal workers for the 2011 holiday shopping period, about 5% more than in 2010.

10/04/2011 - 3:02pm

The Finish Line, Inc. said Tuesday it has named Sally McKelvey as VP strategy for the Finish Line brand.

10/04/2011 - 2:53pm

Teradata announced Tuesday that Hallmark Cards Inc. has expanded its data warehouse environment with new enterprise data warehouse platforms, including new data warehouse appliances, as well as the latest Aprimo Relationship Manager application from Aprimo, a Teradata company.