August 7, 2015

Dollar General said James W. “Jim” Thorpe had rejoined the company as executive VP and chief merchandising officer, effective immediately. 

July 17, 2015

Terdema L. Ussery II has joined Under Armour Inc. as president, global sports categories, effective Sept. 14, 2015.

June 19, 2015

Abercrombie & Fitch holds its first annual meeting since controversial CEO Michael Jefferies left the company.

June 19, 2015

Aeropostale announced that its chief merchandiser, Executive VP Emilia Fabricant, is leaving the company. Effective immediately, the company's senior merchandising team will report to CEO Julian R. Geiger.

June 15, 2015

The executive shakeup continues at Lumber Liquidators as the company integrates the leadership of its merchandising and marketing departments. 

June 15, 2015

The announcement comes more than eight months after Pep Boys CEO Michael Odell resigned on the heels of disappointing second quarter earnings.

June 12, 2015

Gordon Brothers Europe (GBE), a firm specializing in restructurings for the retail, commercial and industrial sectors, has named Heinz Weber as president, overseeing the European subsidiary of Gordon Brothers Group. 

June 12, 2015

Debra Berman, former chief marketing office of J.C. Penney, is joining Yahoo in the new position of senior VP of consumer marketing, effective July 6.

December 16, 2014

Struggling consumer electronics retailer RadioShack Corp. has named Carlin Adrianopoli, a consultant with strategic advisory and interim management services firm FTI Consulting, as its new interim CFO. Adrianopoli replaces Alix Partners managing director Holly Etlin, who was named interim CFO in September 2014 to replace previous CFO John Feray after he resigned.

December 1, 2014

HSN Inc. has named Jeffrey Kuster as president of Cornerstone and executive officer of HSNi. 

November 25, 2014

 The merchandising organization at Walmart is being transformed again following the departure of executive VP and chief merchandising officer Duncan Mac Naughton.

October 12, 2014

All-Rite Construction delivers on-time and on-budget with quality you can depend on  

August 20, 2013

Barnes & Noble reported a worse-than-expected net loss of $87 million for the first quarter, compared to a loss of $39.8 million in the year-ago period.

August 20, 2013

Best Buy said it earned $266 million in the second quarter, compared with a profit of $12 million in the year-ago period, amid cost cuts. Its results beat Wall Street expectations.

August 20, 2013

A rebound in seasonal categories helped The Home Depot post double-digit same-store sales in the second quarter as it exceeded its own expectations.

August 20, 2013

TJX reported that its fiscal second-quarter net income rose a better-than-expected 14%. The off-price retailer also increased its profit outlook for the year.

August 20, 2013

Closeout retailer Tuesday Morning announced the appointment of Michael Rouleau to CEO, effective immediately.

August 19, 2013

Saks Inc. on Monday reported a worse than expected second-quarter loss amid disappointing sales of shoes and handbags.

August 19, 2013

Canadian shoppers aren’t wowed by Target, according to a customer-satisfaction rating survey by Forum Research.

July 29, 2013

Online consumer spending rose a healthy 15% in the second quarter of this year compared to the second quarter of last year. The IBM Online Retail Sales Index shows that mobile sales reached 19.4% of total online sales, up 28% from last year.

July 29, 2013

In a letter to shareholders, the board of directors of Office Depot Inc. said it has made significant progress toward a successful closing of the planned merger with OfficeMax by the end of this year.

May 31, 2013

U.S. consumer spending dropped 0.2% in April 2013, according to the Commerce Department.

May 31, 2013

Genesco, a specialty footwear and apparel retailer operating numerous brick-and-mortar and online retail brands including Journeys and Lids.com, reported declines in earnings and net sales for the first quarter of fiscal 2014.

May 31, 2013

Safeway has appointed Barry Libenson as senior VP and CIO, effective July 1, 2013. Libenson replaces former Safeway CIO David Ching, who retired earlier this year.