October 1, 2015

Supervalu announced that president and CEO Sam Duncan will retire at the end of the company’s fiscal year.

September 29, 2015

Watch out Uber, Amazon may just steal away your drivers. The online giant is launching an Uber-like program, called Flex, which uses on-demand independent contractors to deliver Amazon packages.

September 29, 2015

Though 83% of marketers believe traditional advertising is the most effective means of influencing buying decisions, only 47% of consumers say they trust it, according to a new study from Expercity.

September 29, 2015

A new e-commerce site from True Religion sees them embracing omnichannel. 

September 29, 2015

Walmart has extended its grocery pick up service to eight additional markets and is alluding to the possibility of a more significant roll out in the months ahead.

September 28, 2015

One of America’s largest pediatric care and research hospitals will be benefitting from a new effort by Big Lots. 

September 28, 2015

Verizon Enterprise Solutions has identified some trends for retail IT going into the holiday season. 

September 28, 2015

eBay Enterprise has announced a new partnership with visual commerce platform Curalate. 

September 28, 2015

In an effort to faciliate more openness in mobile technology, a coaltion called Evolve is being established to promote consumer benefits of unlicensed spectrum technologies. 

September 28, 2015

Walmart has entered a long-term power purchase agreement to buy much of the electricity generated by a wind facility in Logan’s Gap, Texas. 

September 28, 2015

Whole Foods will be reducting a portion of its workforce to make room for innovation and lower prices, the grocery chain announced on Monday. 

September 25, 2015

With nearly 1,100 stores in malls nationwide, it appears that 2015 was not the summer of the sneaker for Finish Line.

September 25, 2015

The Chambers Group, an X Team International partner and full-service real estate brokerage firm announced that Jenn Olevitch-Roberson has joined the company as partner to lead the company’s second location in Raleigh, North Carolina.

September 25, 2015

Savvy pure-play online retailers are adding to their virtual stake by experimenting with — and, in some cases, growing — an offline presence. Here is an update on retailers who have made the plunge:

September 25, 2015

Less than a week into his role as J.C. Penney’s chief merchant, John Tighe revealed losing his mother to breast cancer and the retailer’s ambitious fundraising plans that kick in during October.

September 25, 2015

Six months after opening a Skechers concept shop, Meijer is taking the next step in what appears to be a more ambitious rollout of the branded shop to additional footwear departments.

September 25, 2015

American Dream has added more fire power to its retail lineup.

September 25, 2015

Trademark Property Co. announced the start of construction on its multi-million dollar renovation of the Burr Ridge Village Center in Burr Ridge, Illinois.

September 25, 2015

As an organizer of professional golf tournaments, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida-based PGA Tour may not jump to mind as a retailer.

September 25, 2015

An ongoing computer glitch has been wreaking major havoc at Walgreens.

September 25, 2015

The Running Specialty Group is uniting its various store banners under one of its newest brands: JackRabbit.

September 25, 2015

Shopify is keeping busy these days.

September 25, 2015

Woody Allen famously said 80% of success is showing up, and that saying may well apply to mobile retailing. According to a new study from Google, “Micro-moments: Your Guide to Winning the Shift to Mobile,” 51% of smartphone users have discovered a new company or product when conducting research.

In addition, showing up in mobile search ad results can increase unaided brand awareness 46%. And one in three smartphone users have purchased from a company or brand other than the one they intended because of information provided in the moment they needed it.

September 25, 2015

The bankrupt Haggen supermarket chain has listed 111 locations for sale, many in California, as the company looks to refocus its operations on 37 stores in the Pacific Northwest.