June 6, 2014

Mattress Firm Holding Corp. has completed its acquisition of the mattress specialty retail assets and operations of Mattress Liquidators, Inc., which operates Mattress King retail stores in Colorado and BedMart retail stores in Arizona.

April 28, 2014

Mattress Firm Holding Corp. has entered into an agreement to acquire Mattress Liquidators Inc., which operates Mattress King retail stores in Colorado, and BedMart retail stores in Arizona, for about $35 million.

April 15, 2014

Signet Jewelers’ $1.4 billion deal to acquire 90-year-old jewelry mainstay Zales made big headlines back in February. But reporters, analysts and investors were not the only ones paying attention to the pending purchase — as soon as they heard the news, mall managers and mall-based jewelers knew the King Kong of retail jewelry had just been born.

January 29, 2014

Smoothie King Franchises has announced that it is targeting Atlanta for franchise expansion.

January 20, 2014

Hearts On Fire is showing off its new store design at the King of Prussia Mall in King of Prussia, Pa.

January 16, 2014

Sears Holdings has signed a sublease with Dick's Sporting Goods to occupy a portion of its second floor at the King of Prussia Mall in King of Prussia, Pa.

September 27, 2013

MinuteClinic, a division of CVS Caremark Corporation, will open today its first walk-in medical clinic in Hawaii at the Longs Drug store on South King Street in Honolulu near the University of Hawaii, Manoa.

July 9, 2013

Smoothie King Franchises is targeting the Jacksonville, Fla., metro area to kick off a major expansion calling for 1,000 new franchised and corporate locations over the next five years.

March 25, 2013

Smoothie King Franchises said Monday it plans to open 70 franchise and 30 corporate locations across the U.S. in 2013.

September 21, 2012

With the increasing popularity of mobile devices and social networks, managing the omni-channel experience will be a key priority for retailers this holiday season. Leading experts say that retailers need to update their legacy technology systems to handle the large amounts of data being generated by these channels.

July 23, 2012

By Dr. Melody King, Treepodia

February 23, 2012

Branding agency The Richards Group said Wednesday that, on behalf of client H-E-B Grocery Co., it has selected production company King and Country to create six new spots featuring a mixture of kids, family pets, animated typography, and the red and white colors from H-E-B's logo.

November 21, 2011

By Richard Ventura, NEC Display Solutions

September 20, 2011

Retail ATM owner Cardtronics said Tuesday that it has forged an ATM managed services agreement with Lakewood, Colo.-based FirstBank, covering the segment of its ATM network located in King Soopers grocery stores.

August 24, 2011

Dallas-based Cypress Equities and Kettler announced that luxury bowling alley and sports grill King Pinz has opened a 6,200-sq.-ft. expansion to its facility at Village at Leesburg, in Leesburg, Va.

June 9, 2011

Express is launching a store design concept created by the hot Japanese design firm Wonderwall.

February 25, 2010

By Tom Dougherty, blogs.stealingshare.com

The Holy Grail in retailing is, of course, how to take market share from the biggest retailer of them all: Wal-Mart. It seems impossible given Wal-Mart’s arsenal of hundreds of billions of dollars in yearly revenue (more than five times as much as the nearest retailer).

Wal-Mart has continued growth in both revenue and earnings and although recent news reported less-than exciting same-store sales, Wal-Mart is king.

October 6, 2009

A union representing Colorado grocery workers says members statewide have voted to reject the latest...

October 31, 2008

Shoppers are demanding personalized shopping experiences similar to those found in local neighborhood stores—a...

February 29, 2008

Customer service is getting its due, as more and more retailers are betting on...

December 31, 2007

Billionaire-financier and hedge-fund king Edward “Eddie” S. Lampert, 45, operates in a world of...

December 31, 2007

Move over Mickey (that’s Mouse, not Drexler), there’s a new branding king in town....

September 16, 2007

Framingham, Mass., Staples,...