June 24, 2016

Nordstrom plans to shutter its location at Horton Plaza, in downtown San Diego. The store, which opened in 1985, will remain open through August 26, 2016.

June 24, 2016

J.C. Penney announced a positive development on the financial front.

June 24, 2016

Sports apparel retailer The Finish Line topped Street estimates for its first quarter, turning in a solid performance in a challenging retail environment. 

June 24, 2016

Retail group argues for  debit card swipe fee regulations.

June 23, 2016

Some things are easier said than done. And increasingly, that notion applies to closing stores.

June 23, 2016

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc.’s  first quarter profit  declined amid flat sales and  increased expenses that cut into its bottom-line.

June 23, 2016

Think online is the biggest challenge traditional retailers face? Think again.

June 23, 2016
Retail tenants are not only reporting a strong performance for  the year so far, but are also optimistic about the next six months.
That’s according to Levin Management’s annual mid-year Retail Sentiment Survey, in which two-thirds of retail tenants reported first-half sales to be at the same or higher levels than they were last year at this time.  Only half of retailers had the same to say in Levin’s 2015 mid-year survey. And 67%  of survey participants expect sales to continue at the same pace or improve through the remainder of the year.
June 22, 2016
H&M isn’t letting a weak second quarter performance stand in the way of its ambitious expansion plans.
 
June 20, 2016
Specialty alcoholic beverage retailer BevMo is shuffling its leadership team as part of an organizational transformation initiative.
 
June 20, 2016
Neiman Marcus is searching  for a buyer or investor, the New York Post reported.
 
June 20, 2016

In a big step to grow its business in China, Walmart has entered into an agreement to acquire a 5% stake in JD.com, China’s second largest e-commerce company. 

June 17, 2016

In a new federal lawsuit, The Home Depot Inc. is accusing Visa and MasterCard of not doing enough to ensure EMV-compliant, chip-based payment cards truly prevent fraud.

June 17, 2016

Two private equity firms have thrown their hats in the arena to buy Cabela’s.

June 17, 2016

Rite Aid Corp. reported disappointing first-quarter earnings and sales results in its first quarter amid pressure on pharmacy reimbursement rates.

June 17, 2016

Wal-Mart Stores sent out a message to naysayers who say the chain’s best days are behind it. 

June 16, 2016
Father’s Day is Sunday, June 18, and retailers and dads alike will have reason to smile, according to the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC). 
 
June 16, 2016
The Kroger Co. topped Wall Street expectations with more than one result in the first quarter of fiscal 2016.
 
June 16, 2016
The second quarter of fiscal 2016 is not yet over for home furnishings retailer Havertys, but shareholders may have reason to be optimistic.
 
June 15, 2016

Bed Bath & Beyond made another move to boost its online offerings by acquiring a home furnishings and home décor flash-sales site.

June 15, 2016

The nation’s highest-profile electric car-marker is taking an unusual route to get its product out in front of potential customers.

June 15, 2016
Brookshire Grocery Co. is expanding with a new neighborhood format.
 
June 14, 2016
The combination of a cool spring and the continued pullback in luxury apparel spending took a toll on Neiman Marcus Group in the company’s third quarter. 
 
June 14, 2016
Draw Another Circle, the parent company of Texas-based Hastings Entertainment, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, with hopes of finding a buyer for its Hastings superstores.