November 5, 2014


By Paul Rauker


August 21, 2014

Extreme-value retailer Five Below will open its first Brooklyn location on Aug. 29, at the Gateway Center.

July 18, 2014

As more restaurants introduce online ordering capabilities, the industry will continue to test, and learn how this technological shift will change their businesses.

May 28, 2014

Target Corp. has formed a Digital Advisory Council as part of its efforts to accelerate its digital transformation.

April 22, 2014

Nine basic attack patterns that vary from industry to industry are the source of 92% of the 100,000 security incidents analyzed by Verizon since 2004.

March 12, 2014

Shopatron is unveiling its Shopatron Customer Care Suite, which includes a new set of APIs available within the Shopatron Developer applications, and a new customer care interface.

February 4, 2014

Five Below will enter the state of Tennessee, with plans to open up to five new stores in the market by spring of this year.

January 21, 2014

The Year of the Horse arrives January 31, 2014, the first day of the Chinese New Year, which will run through February 18, 2015.

November 14, 2013

Retailers appear to be putting in the foundational elements to create a coordinated focus on the customer experience.

September 24, 2013

Walmart is launching its first-ever original reality series developed for the web.

July 8, 2013

Target plans to open the doors to an additional 20 stores in Canada between July 16 and July 30.

April 9, 2013

Edible Arrangements has set its sights on the Pacific Northwest for an aggressive expansion campaign designed to open as many as 30 new locations in the near future.

January 25, 2013

By Bradley W. Snyder, Tiger Capital Group

October 12, 2012

7-Eleven Inc. announced two acquisitions that will further expand its U.S. store portfolio.

October 12, 2012

By Mark Williams, Best Buy

June 3, 2011

“The world has changed a lot since my parents first shopped at Walmart; so have people and how they live. Our Next Generation Customer will include millions who are striving to join the emerging global middle class. They’re from the countryside around Punjab, India and the blue-collar suburbs of Sao Paulo, Brazil. They’re in the big cities -- from the wards of Chicago to the boroughs of New York City. They’re connected to the world through smartphones and social media. They’re in charge of when they shop and how they shop.”

March 14, 2011

Borders Group is expected to announce that another 75 stores will be closed.