August 28, 2015

Big Lots on Friday announced the promotions of three high-level executives as it posted better-than-expected results for the second quarter.

August 28, 2015

Boot Barn Holdings Inc. is kicking off a set of store openings in Texas with four new stores Aug. 28-30.

August 28, 2015

Destination Maternity Corp. swung to a loss in a generally difficult second quarter of fiscal 2015.

August 28, 2015

Macy’s is set to unveil its new store banner, the off-price Macy’s Backstage, in the Queens borough of New York City and Huntington, New York, on Sept. 2.

August 28, 2015

The International Council of Shopping Centers named a 26-year Deloitte veteran as the fourth individual to lead the global trade association in its 58-year history.

August 28, 2015

When it comes to their POS systems, specialty softgoods retailers have two clear preferences.

August 28, 2015

Some major retailers are participating in the 30th Retailing Summit conference hosted by The Texas A&M University’s Center for Retailing Studies at Mays Business School.

August 28, 2015

Books-A-Million needs more best-sellers.

August 28, 2015

Better timing of distribution expenses, the elimination of operating costs of 40 shuttered stores and an improved merchandising strategy helped drive sales growth at Michaels in the second quarter.

August 28, 2015

In a long-awaited decision, the National Labor Relations Board has made it easier for contract workers and other temporary employees to more easily unionize.

August 28, 2015

Pep Boys is shifting its inventory management efforts into high gear.

August 28, 2015

Raley’s Family of Fine Stores is entering the health and wellness space.

August 28, 2015

The flop of Amazon’s Fire smartphone device last year continues to have repercussions.

August 28, 2015

Consumers show a clear preference for one particular perk from retailer reward programs, and it isn’t cash back.

August 28, 2015

Fast-growing Ulta Beauty shows no signs of losing its momentum as the specialty retailer reported better than-expected results for the second quarter and raised its guidance.

August 27, 2015

Bealls Inc. has taken the wraps off its new store banner targeted at millennials.

August 27, 2015

Burlington Stores Inc. swung to a net income of $10.9 million in the second quarter of fiscal 2015 from a net loss of $6.47 million the same quarter of last year. Decreases in stock option and interest expenses, as well as some impairment charges, helped bring Burlington to profitability.

August 27, 2015

Specialty men’s retailer Destination XL Inc. reported Thursday that it shrank its net loss in the second quarter.

August 27, 2015

Dollar General posted better-than-expected earnings for the second quarter, but came up short on sales, even amid strong demand for tobacco products and other consumables.

August 27, 2015

Guess Inc. cited the negative impact of foreign currency fluctuations on earnings and sales in a difficult second quarter of fiscal 2016. 

August 27, 2015

Fred’s Inc. remained unprofitable for its fifth consecutive quarter as pharmacy continued to weigh the chain down.

August 27, 2015

GameStop Corp. on Thursday posted a strong second quarter, with profit and revenue that topped analysts’ estimates.

August 27, 2015

Gap Inc. is the latest retailer to say it will cease the practice of assigning store employees on-call shifts with little advance notice.

August 27, 2015

Work wear brand Carhartt on Thursday opened a flagship in Detroit, the city where it was founded in 1889.