August 24, 2015

Private equity firm Sycamore Partners is adding a department store to its growing portfolio.

August 24, 2015

Chain Store Age editor Marianne Wilson spoke with the industry veteran about her new position and Charming Charlie’s plans for the future.

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 13, 2015

Off-price retailer Stein Mart continues to pursue the accelerated store growth strategy that it began in 2014.

August 5, 2015

The retailer whose customers often call it the “Whole Foods for pets” is expanding in the Chicago area as it looks to leverage what has become a $58 billion industry.

July 29, 2015

An unconfirmed executive departure at Target Corp. will have major ramifications on its digital and mobile retail operation if the report is accurate.

July 28, 2015

A veteran retailer with experience in running big national chains has joined City Sports as its new chief executive.

July 20, 2015

Francesca’ Holdings Corp. has appointed Martyn Redgrave as a member of the board of directors.

July 20, 2015

Ross Stores has some big plans when it comes to opening new stores.

July 20, 2015

Tango, a provider of store lifecycle management solutions and services, has received an investment of $30 million from Frontier Capital, a growth equity firm.

July 17, 2015

C. Wonder, which shuttered all its stores and filed Chapter 11 early this year, is getting a second chance—sort of.

July 15, 2015

PayPal Holdings Inc. is still not officially an independent company, but is getting some serious respect from the investment world.

June 29, 2015

The long-anticipated separation of eBay Inc. and PayPal Inc. into two independent, publicly traded companies is almost here.

June 22, 2015

The home and lifestyle company that domestic diva Martha Stewart launched in 1997 has been acquired in a cash-and-stock deal valued at approximately $353 million.

June 5, 2015

Wal-Mart Stores announced that board chairman Rob Walton is stepping down and will be succeeded by vice chairman Greg Penner, who is Walton's son-in-law. Walton relinquished the position of chairman at the company's annual meeting on June 5.

May 29, 2015

Best Buy’s five-year-long initiative to reduce its carbon footprint by at least 20% by 2020 was commended by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) at White House ceremonies in Washington, D.C.

May 29, 2015

Industry veteran Robert Ceretti has joined the retail studio of TPG Archinture, bringing over 20 years of retail planning, design, and project management expertise to the firm.

May 15, 2015

In one more sign the long-discussed eBay-PayPal split is really on its way, PayPal has announced it will trade on the Nasdaq stock exchange under the symbol “PYPL” once it is spun off from parent company eBay.

May 14, 2015

Target Corp. is selling its Target Commercial Interiors (TCI) subsidiary, which provides office furnishings and related services for business and commercial clients, to Minneapolis-based Omni Workspace Company, commonly known as A&M Business Interior Services.

May 8, 2015

Millennials are gaining buying power, and a substantial shift to Millennials in the retail marketplace will occur by 2020.

May 5, 2015

Sundance Catalog is gearing up for retail expansion, with plans to open two locations in 2015: one in Edina Galleria in Edina, Minnesota, in September, and a second store in Dallas’ NorthPark Center in November. Up to five additional stores are planned for 2016.

April 30, 2015

The participating companies provide industry-leading solutions and services that aid retailers with the challenging task of navigating real estate. Specific areas where and these providers offer help include lease management, store growth and consolidation, portfolio management, strategic analytics.

A&G Realty Partners LLC    

Melville, N.Y.    

April 30, 2015

A shopping center owner is rolling out an innovative, universal loyalty cardHave you heard of the LOC Card?

April 23, 2015

A major new credit agreement has been secured by the 262 store Hancock Fabric chain with Wells Fargo Capital and the newly formed Great American Capital Partners subsidiary of B. Riley Financial.