10/03/2012 - 3:34pm

Regional chain The Running Specialty Group announced it has acquired five Dallas-based Run On! stores, bring the total number of stores to 24.

10/03/2012 - 3:32pm

Green-building consulting firm Paladino and Co. said it has acquired S.D. Keppler & Associates, a green consultancy out of Rockville, Md.

10/03/2012 - 9:30am

The Bon-Ton Stores said it will close its Elder-Beerman store in Springfield, Ohio.

10/03/2012 - 9:22am

Family Dollar Stores reported that net income for the quarter ended Aug. 25 inched up to $80.9 million from $79.8 million in the same period last year.

10/02/2012 - 10:38am

Audio products company Parametric Sound Corp. said that Build-A-Bear Workshop will include its directed sound product in six newly designed stores that will be opened across the U.S. this year.

10/01/2012 - 3:47pm

Data released Monday by the Associated General Contractors of America revealed that construction spending declined between July and August to an annualized rate of $837 billion, but increased compared with August 2011 driven largely by growing demand for residential, lodging and education construction.

10/01/2012 - 3:46pm

Boot and leather goods manufacturer Frye Co. will open its second U.S. retail location – on Newbury St. in a historic building in Boston’s Back Bay.

10/01/2012 - 3:44pm

An online grocery delivery service is launching "virtual grocery stores" at commuter rail stations across the country.

10/01/2012 - 3:39pm

Ikea said that it plans to sell only energy-efficient LED lighting by 2016.