04/27/2012 - 5:01pm

Albertson’s LLC’s has appointed technology and social marketing expert Karl Meinhardt as VP social & digital marketing.

04/27/2012 - 4:57pm

IBM announced a definitive agreement to acquire Vivisimo, a leading provider of federated discovery and navigation software that helps organizations access and analyze big data across the enterprise.

04/26/2012 - 4:49pm

Survey results released by WorkInRetail.com found that about one-third (32%) of retail hiring managers use social networking sites to research job candidates.

04/26/2012 - 10:15am

Walmart said it has launched a “Pay with Cash” service that offers cash payment options for online orders at Walmart.com in the United States.

04/25/2012 - 4:46pm

Payment processing service-provider Vantiv said that it has launched its Mobile Check Deposit product that enables consumers and small business owners to use their smartphone to take a picture of a check and deposit into their account.

04/25/2012 - 3:11pm

Whether your company is already in the cloud or still on the fence about making the move, retailers can gain additional insight at “Legacy Modernization to the Cloud,” a FREE roundtable luncheon moderated by Chain Store Age.

04/24/2012 - 10:59am

Walgreens launched a new online tool called “Find Your Pharmacist,” that allows customers to select a pharmacist by matching their health care needs with the areas of expertise, specialties, languages and clinical backgrounds of Walgreens pharmacists.

04/23/2012 - 5:22pm

Women’s clothing retailer Chico’s FAS has chosen HP Performance Optimized Data Center (POD) technology as part of an HP Converged Infrastructure to increase productivity by providing employees at more than 600 stores nationwide with access to the company’s virtual private cloud.

04/23/2012 - 5:18pm

In a study of 75 online specialty retailers, only 17% of the companies offered dedicated mobile websites.