02/27/2012 - 10:47am

Two months after Sears Holdings Corp. received a $150 million Illinois tax credit for cementing its plans to keep its home base in the state, it announced Monday that it would close six stores in Illinois.

02/27/2012 - 10:38am

Lowe’s Cos. reported that profit for the quarter ended Feb. 3 rose 13% to $322 million, compared with $285 million a year earlier.

02/24/2012 - 5:22pm

Blockbuster parent Dish Network confirmed that it will close 500 underperforming Blockbuster video stores in the first quarter, which equates to about a third of its stores.

02/24/2012 - 5:17pm

A report in Crain’s New York Business said that Dallas-based 7-Eleven, which currently has 12 c-stores in Manhattan, plans to open another 14 in 2012.

02/24/2012 - 5:15pm

J. Crew has announced three new Canadian store openings, according to a report in the Financial Post.

02/23/2012 - 5:06pm

HBD Construction said that it teamed with grocer Dierbergs to build a freestanding store in St. Louis that features an underground parking garage.

02/23/2012 - 4:55pm

Gap Inc. reported that net income for the fourth quarter plummeted 40% on higher costs and aggressive discounting during the holiday selling season.

02/23/2012 - 3:19pm

Bayer Properties announced that Jay Wiseman has been named VP of acquisitions for the company.