10/24/2011 - 3:06pm

Office Depot announced the launch of Office Depot Merchant Services, an electronic payment processing service for small and medium-sized businesses.

10/24/2011 - 10:28am

Walmart on Monday said it will offer shoppers gift cards if they buy items and then see lower prices at other stores during the holiday season.

10/21/2011 - 4:27pm

While 43% of smartphone owners have installed and used a retailer's app, only 14% of those who installed them say the app led to a purchase decision, according to the most recent Retrevo Pulse Study, an ongoing study of tech industry trends conducted for the consumer electronics shopping and review site.

10/21/2011 - 10:46am

Barnes & Noble said its CFO Joseph Lombardi has resigned and the company is starting a search to replace him.

10/21/2011 - 10:19am

Wal-Mart Stores is cutting back healthcare coverage for new part-time workers and significantly raising premiums for many new full-time associates, the New York Times reported.

10/20/2011 - 5:02pm

Barnes & Noble said Thursday it has expanded its BN.com Marketplace, adding over one million new products to the catalog.

10/20/2011 - 10:22am

A Thursday report by Bloomberg said that South Africa’s Competition Appeal Court began hearing a government lawsuit filed to compel regulators to review a decision allowing Wal-Mart Stores to acquire 51% interest in Massmart Holdings Ltd.

10/19/2011 - 5:08pm

The National Retail Federation’s 2011 Holiday Consumer Intentions and Actions Survey, conducted by BIGresearch and released Wednesday, found that holiday shoppers plan to spend an average of $704.18 on holiday gifts and seasonal merchandise, down slightly from last year’s $718.98.