May 19, 2017
A department store chain is pursuing a new business opportunity in a $200 billion market.

 

May 19, 2017
Destination XL Group Inc. posted disappointed earnings and sales in its first quarter, but sounded a confident note that it was back on track.
 
May 19, 2017
Harrys of London has a new owner with an interesting portfolio who wants to expand the brand.
May 18, 2017
Ace Hardware reported a slight increase in revenue during the first quarter, as well as more substantial progress in net income.
 
May 18, 2017
The National Retail Federation continues to lead the charge against the consumption tax and the proposed border adjustment tax.
 
May 18, 2017
Expansion-minded Ross Stores turned in a solid performance in its first quarter amid what its CEO called “uncertainty and volatility” in the retail environment. 
 
May 18, 2017
Yesway has expanded its store network.
 
May 18, 2017
The Buckle is losing its finance chief.
 
May 18, 2017
Gap Inc.’s reported a 12% jump in first quarter profit amid another strong performance from its Old Navy division. 
 
May 18, 2017
Walmart showed its muscle in the first quarter, reporting a big jump in online sales, an increase in traffic at its U.S. stores, and earnings that beat the Street. 
 
May 17, 2017
Target Corp.’s efforts to turnaround its business appear to be taking hold — at least based on its better-than-expected first quarter performance.
 
May 17, 2017
American Eagle Outfitters’ profit shrunk in the first quarter amid charges and discounting.
 
May 16, 2017
According to reports, regulators are still seeking information on the proposed merger between Walgreens Boots Alliance and Rite Aid, and the subsequent divestiture of as many as 1,200 stores to Fred's.
 
May 16, 2017
The world’s largest home improvement retailer raised its earnings expectations as it announced first quarter sales and earnings gains that beat the Street.
 
May 16, 2017
The TJX Companies had a rare sales miss in its first quarter, and gave second quarter guidance below expectations. 
 
May 16, 2017
Dick’s Sporting Goods came up short on same-store sales growth in its first quarter amid what the company called “a challenging retail environment.”
 
May 16, 2017
Staples reported mixed results for its first quarter as earnings came in line with expectations but its revenue fell short. 
 
May 16, 2017
A month after it announced it would close 400 stores, the other shoe has dropped at Rue 21.
 
May 16, 2017
Urban Outfitters reported disappointing results for its first quarter, weighed down by heavy promotional activity at its namesake and Anthropologie banners.
 
May 15, 2017
Amazon is celebrating two decades as a public company in a big way — as an enterprise worth nearly $460 billion.
 
May 15, 2017
Jewel Food Stores (Jewel-Osco), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Albertsons Companies, is expanding its footprint in Indiana. 
 
May 12, 2017

JCP ended its last fiscal on a moderately upbeat note -- especially on the profit front, where it managed to push into the black. 

May 12, 2017
J.C. Penney got off to a rough start in the new year as it joined fellow department store operators Macy’s, Kohl’s and Nordstrom in reporting disappointing sales results.
 
May 12, 2017
Retail sales increased in April, led by online, consumer electronics stores and home improvement outlets.