April 28, 2016

Walmart is looking for innovative technology ideas – and casting a wide net to find them.

April 26, 2016

Supervalu on Monday announced that experienced financial executive and corporate board member Mary Winston has been appointed to Supervalu's board of directors effective April 27, 2016.

April 22, 2016

American Family Association has called on its members to boycott Target Corp. over the chain’s decision to allow transgender employees and customers to use bathrooms that correspond with their gender identity.

April 21, 2016

CVS Health on Thursday announced that the first CVS Pharmacy locations in Target stores are now open in Utah.

April 21, 2016

Wal-Mart Stores on Thursday announced changes to its board of director of directors that it said were designed to make to make it more nimble and able to respond quicker to today’s fast-changing market.

April 20, 2016

BJ’s Wholesale Club is the latest in a long line of retailers to offer some form of picking up and paying for online purchases at a local store. 

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 8, 2016

Target Corp. is hoping New Yorkers and tourists alike will come out to help it celebrate the launch of its next limited-edition collection — Marimekko for Target.

April 8, 2016

Brian Monahan, VP of marketing for Walmart.com, has left the chain (as of April 1) to go back to a startup he helped found in 2012.

April 5, 2016

Target announced it is testing an expansion of its Cartwheel app, which launched in 2013.

April 4, 2016

Longtime Walmart executive Tom Coughlin, an inspirational leader who played a key role in Walmart’s growth but left the company amid scandal in 2005, passed away on April 1.

April 4, 2016

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to take up an appeal from Wal-Mart Stores to throw out a class action judgment over its treatment of workers in Pennsylvania, Reuters reported.

March 31, 2016

Walmart and its financial services partners have added a loyalty component to credit, debit and prepaid card offerings that provide an extra incentive to make online purchase.

March 30, 2016

Canada's leading value chain has promoted its head merchant to be the new CEO as the company logs another quarter of impressive sales growth.

March 30, 2016

Extreme-value tween and teen retailer Five Below enters a new market on April 1, with the opening of three stores in Louisiana.

March 29, 2016

A court ruling struck down a provision adopted by Puerto Rico last year that tripled the tax revenue the debt-laden island extracted from Walmart, Reuters reported. [Reuters]

March 29, 2016

The off-price retailer opened a total of 22 Ross Dress for Less and six dd’s Discounts stores across 15 different states in February and March.

March 29, 2016

In a history-making move that would have a direct impact on the retail industry and food service sector, the state of California has moved closer to raising the statewide minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2022.

March 28, 2016

A major experiment is set to begin soon on the campus of the University of Arkansas that could determine how retailers use robots, also known as autonomous terrestrial drones, to make deliveries.

March 28, 2016

Walmart is partnering with five suppliers to launch an omnichannel fundraising initiative that is sure to appeal to many of its shoppers.

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 24, 2016

Dollar General will break its own record for store expansion in 2017. And that’s saying a lot.

March 23, 2016

Five Below is accelerating new store growth again this year.

March 23, 2016

Target Corp. has reached an important milestone in its journey to launching a new retail accelerator in partnership with Boulder, Colorado-based start-up accelerator Techstars.