01/07/2015 - 5:00pm

For the second consecutive year, security ranks as the top spending priority of CIOs in an annual survey by PiperJaffray, with 75% of respondents expecting to increase spending in 2015, up from 50% last year.

01/07/2015 - 4:51pm

Nearly a quarter (21%) of consumers said that they are likely to return or exchange at least one of the presents that they received this holiday season. Additionally, male respondents expressed a greater interest in returning or exchanging gifts (30%) than female respondents (20%) by as much as 10%.

01/07/2015 - 4:43pm

Despite all the buzz around omnichannel, 71% of retailers do not have a position in their company with “omnichannel” in the title, according to a survey by distributed order management solutions provider Shopatron.

01/07/2015 - 11:52am

Supermarket operator Bi-Lo Holdings LLC, parent of the Bi-Lo and Winn-Dixie chains, said that Randall Onstead will step as president and CEO, effective March 1.

01/07/2015 - 11:31am

La-Z-Boy Inc. has appointed Barbara J. Runyon as chief human resources officer.

01/07/2015 - 11:22am

True Value Company announced the appointment of Lars Hybel to VP international, effective Jan. 12.marian

01/07/2015 - 10:19am

The Wet Seal announced it would close 338 stores, or about 66% of its total portfolio, “on or about” Jan. 7, resulting in the termination of some 3,695 full- and part-time employees.

01/06/2015 - 4:44pm

Safeway has agreed to pay $9.87 million in penalties as part of a settlement of a civil environmental lawsuit.

01/06/2015 - 4:39pm

Leonard Lieberman, former chairman and CEO of Supermarkets General, which owns Pathmark, died at his home in Hoboken, N.J., on Jan. 2, according to an obituary on NJ.com.