May 16, 2016

Veteran Bon-Ton Stores executive Michael Ricart has joined value-priced department store chain Gordman’s Stores as senior vice president of stores.

May 4, 2016

Kohl’s has been offering the Apple Pay mobile payment app for store purchases since June 2015. But the retailer is now taking it to another level, more tightly integrating its private credit and loyalty programs with the third-party platform.

April 26, 2016

The number of Sephora shops inside J.C. Penney stores is about to increase.

April 26, 2016

Sears Holdings will shutter its apparel design office in New York City.

April 25, 2016

The J.C. Penney Co. Inc. is teaming up with a well-known social network to help draw traffic and sales at select mall-based locations.

April 22, 2016

Macy's chose Earth Day to give an update on its ongoing solar power deployments.

April 22, 2016

Sears Holdings announced its latest round of store closings as it continues to look for ways to cut expenses and return to profitability after five years of losses.

April 20, 2016
Macy’s ranked as the department store of the year in the Harris Poll’s 28th annual EquiTrend Stud, which recognizes the strongest brands based on consumer response.
April 20, 2016

Chain Store Age spoke to James Rhee, Ashely Stewart’s 45-year-old CEO who has brought a new culture to the plus-sized brand and increased sales in 2015.

April 8, 2016

Many retailers are adding restaurants and even bars to enhance the shopping experience. Going forward, Kohl’s will not be one of them.

April 8, 2016

Sears Holdings Corp. announced it obtained a 15-month $500 million secured loan facility.

April 7, 2016

Sears Holding Corp. is making a timely expansion to its seamless “Meet With An Expert” service as it looks to engage with shoppers this spring.

April 5, 2016

Sears Canada is again calling on Becky Penrice to lead an important aspect of its nearly 300 store operation.

April 5, 2016

On the heels of soaring profits and revenues in the fourth quarter, Hudson’s Bay Company said it will make higher than normal investments in growth initiatives this year, including a dramatic increase in the number of Saks Off 5th stores, store renovations and investments in technology.

April 4, 2016

Amid ongoing pressure from investors to maximize the value of its real estate holdings, Macy’s has appointed Douglas W. Sesler as executive VP for real estate, effective April 5.

April 1, 2016

Macy’s announced it will open a new Bloomingdale's Outlet store in November 2016 at The Outlets at Orange, in Orange, California.

March 30, 2016

Macy’s CEO and other top executives are feeling the pain of the chain’s disappointment financial performance in 2015.

March 28, 2016

Kohl’s, The Home Depot and Sears Holdings have all been honored with 2016 Energy Star Partner of the Year — Sustained Excellence Awards from the Environmental Protection Agency for leadership in sustainability efforts.

March 28, 2016

Mall owner Westfield Corp. has acquired two buildings owned by Macy’s at Westfield Mission Valley mall in San Diego for approximately $16.5 million.

March 28, 2016

Sears Holdings announced Monday that James Andrew has joined the company in the new role of chief administrative officer.

March 25, 2016

The off-price division of Nordstrom plans to open a new store in the nation’s capital, and another in Texas.

March 23, 2016

Nordstrom Inc. has named Kumar Srinivasan, a former technology executive at Amazon.com who has also experience with e-commerce technology providers, as CTO.

March 22, 2016

Macy's has added an expert in real estate investments its board as the department store retailer remains under pressure from an activist investor  to spin off some of its real estate into a real estate investment trust.

March 18, 2016

A broad slate of initiatives unveiled by Sears Canada are intended to transition the company from a business stabilization phase in 2015 to a re-engineering phase designed to restore growth.