04/20/2015 - 11:58am

Steve Rempel, who spent 35 years in a variety of executive positions at Safeway, has been named Rite Aid’s senior VP and CIO.

04/20/2015 - 11:32am

Nothing is more personal than the inside of your body, and that is where PayPal reportedly envisions the next frontier of biometric user authentication.

04/17/2015 - 11:08am

The quest to offer greater levels of customer convenience has seen a growing number of U.S. retailers experiment with flexible fulfilment methods, including click and collect, which offers shoppers the opportunity to pick up online orders from a store.

04/16/2015 - 11:55am

Digital purchasing has not displaced paper money, and digital discounts have apparently not yet displaced paper coupons. 

04/16/2015 - 11:37am

 Meijer is the latest retailer to test out curbside pickup of online orders.

04/16/2015 - 11:22am

American Express and wearable device provider Jawbone are launching a new partnership giving eligible U.S. American Express card members the ability to “tap to pay” with the new Jawbone UP4 fitness tracker. 

04/16/2015 - 10:54am

Walgreens Boots Alliance is ahead of schedule in its synergy efforts since Walgreens and Boots officially merged in December 2014.

04/15/2015 - 3:27pm

Plug and Play brings together retailers and start-ups that offer specific technology and expertise that can relieve merchants’ pain points. Chain Store Age’s Customer Disruption newsletter provides a Q&A with the CEO of one of those companies in each issue. This time, the spotlight is on Arie Shpanya of Wiser.

04/15/2015 - 11:04am

Lids Sports Group is upgrading to a new Oracle Retail POS solution that will simplify administration and the user experience for the more than 50 different POS screen and receipt configurations for the retailer’s partner brands.