August 21, 2015

Jewelry retailer Charles & Colvard Ltd. has appointed Jaqui Lividini and Suzanne Miglucci to serve on the company’s board of directors.

August 3, 2015

Barnes & Noble Inc. on Monday completed the separation of its retail store and college businesses.

July 20, 2015

The sell-off of stores from the newly bankrupt Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Co. (A&P) has begun.

July 14, 2015

Barnes & Noble Inc. will officially spin off its education unit on Aug. 2, 2015.

July 6, 2015

QVC has appointed Sanjay Singh as senior VP to lead its newly formed business planning & analysis (BP&A) group.

June 17, 2015

Discount grocery retailer Smart & Final is offering on-demand Instacart delivery to customers in the Los Angeles and San Francisco Bay areas.

June 17, 2015

Scott Hoffman has been named chief merchandising officer of Trans World Entertainment Corp., owner of the FYE music/video/video game chain.

June 4, 2015

Since launching its new website in 2014, Marks & Spencer is giving its customers a more visual, interactive way to shop online.

May 20, 2015

Smart & Final launched a new branding campaign, which will place the ampersand ("&") -- already in the 144-year old company's name -- front and center to showcase the company's relationship with both its customers and the communities it serves.

March 9, 2015

Through its Barnes & Noble Education subsidiary, Barnes & Noble Inc. is expanding its college bookstore business before spinning it off later this year. Barnes & Noble Education is investing, through its college business, Barnes & Noble College, in Flashnotes Inc., an online marketplace for college students to sell and buy study materials.

November 4, 2014

New York & Company announced that John Worthington has joined the company as president and COO, effective immediately.

February 6, 2014

Abercrombie & Fitch is using a consumer-driven predictive analytics solution from First Insight Inc. to help the retailer make faster and more accurate design, buying and pricing decisions, thereby reducing markdowns and mitigating risks associated with new product introductions.

November 8, 2013

Hammer & Nails — The Nail Shop for Guys has opened its debut location in Los Angeles, on Melrose Avenue. The new concept offers men a handsome, more customized—and more comfortable— alternative to female-centric nail salons.

May 9, 2012

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. said that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Cost Plus in an all cash transaction.

November 4, 2011

Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market, the U.S. division of Tesco, has opened its first Fresh & Easy Express store, at La Cienega Boulevard and 18th Street in Los Angeles.

February 14, 2011

More than one-third of customers who returned gifts they received this past holiday season were not satisfied with their return experiences, according to a new study released by MarketTools, which provides software and services for market research and enterprise feedback management.

January 3, 2011

Barnes & Noble reported a preliminary same-store sales increase of 9.7% for the nine-week period ended on Jan. 1, led by the popularity of its Nook e-readers (the figure includes Nook devices sold in stores but not on its website).

August 22, 2010

The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. on Friday named one of its board members,...

August 3, 2010

Barnes & Noble said it is exploring strategic alternatives, including putting itself up for sale....

September 23, 2008

Bostik Inc.’s Construction & Distribution (C&D) Division has appointed Richard Zeuli marketing communications coordinator....

March 2, 2008

Barnes & Noble has launched a new multimedia destination on that features video and...

December 27, 2007

Surfing star Laird Hamilton has been signed by Steve & Barry's to help design...

November 30, 2007

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November 3, 2005

Montvale, N.J., Great...