July 29, 2016
Rent-to-own giant Aaron’s saw its revenues rise but profit drop in the second quarter, and the retailer said it would review its store base going forward.
 
July 29, 2016

Online menswear retailer Combatant Gentleman, a millennial fave that specializes in 100% Italian wood suits at reasonable prices, opened its first permanent retail store, in Santa Monica, California.

July 29, 2016

On Thursday, GNC Holdings announced it had appointed board member and former PetSmart executive Robert F. Moran as interim CEO, replacing the departing Michael G. Archbold.

July 29, 2016
Deal volume in the retail and consumer sector is up, but deal value is down.
 
July 29, 2016
A key player in Under Armour’s effort to increase sales of women’s goods is leaving to join Starbucks Corp. But first she has to learn how to serve up espresso. 
 
July 28, 2016
Two weeks after its second annual Prime Day surpassed expectations, Amazon’s winning streak continued as it posted its fifth straight quarter of profitability.
 
July 28, 2016
Think wealthy folks are averse to using coupons? Think again.
July 28, 2016

Ulta Beauty is expanding its popular Ultamate Rewards loyalty program.

July 28, 2016
The brand known the world over for its iconic crocodile logo has a new retail strategy.
 
July 28, 2016
GNC Holdings on Thursday replaced its chief executive and suspended its earnings guidance. It also reported disappointing second quarter results. 
 
July 28, 2016
In one of the largest acquisitions in its history, Oracle Corp. has agreed to buy cloud-software provide NetSuite for $9.3 billion, or $109 per share in an all-cash deal, the companies announced Thursday.
 
July 28, 2016
Sam’s Club has selected Salesforce’s customer success platform to digitally transform business membership acquisition and engagement, and create an enhanced membership experience across its more than 650 clubs nationwide.
 
July 28, 2016
Consumers’ increased confidence in their own financial situation bodes well for back-to-school spending.
 
July 28, 2016

Consumers are putting their best foot forward when it comes to spending.

July 28, 2016

 With brick-and-mortar retailers fighting for every dollar against growing online and mobile sales, empowering employees at each store location to protect assets has now reached a critical level. 

July 28, 2016
Walgreens on Thursday announced the company will discontinue operations of drugstore.com and Beauty.com in favor of focusing on its core online property Walgreens.com.
 
July 28, 2016
Home furnishings retailer West Elm will open a new store in downtown Reno, Nevada, on Aug. 11.
 
July 28, 2016

How have malls changed the ways they connect with customers make the mall experience still worth their while? 

July 27, 2016

The recent growth of the Internet of Things (IoT) has brought the elusive concept of “frictionless retail” closer than ever before. 

July 27, 2016

The Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) has named Even Armstrong as VP of government affairs, effective Aug. 1.  

July 27, 2016
Nordstrom is doubling down on its partnership with J.Crew Group’s Madewell brand.
 
July 27, 2016
Dollar General has purchased 41 former Walmart Express locations across 11 states in a move designed to allow the discounter to expand its fresh meat and produce offerings.
 
July 27, 2016
Status quo solutions are no longer effective or acceptable when it comes to fraud mitigation.
 
July 27, 2016
A new start-up is looking to take the hassle out of shopping for kid’s clothing and accessories.