January 6, 2012

Family Dollar Stores Inc. reported that its first quarter profit rose 8% to $80.4 million, compared with $74.3 million in the year-ago period.

November 30, 2011

Despite all of the hype surrounding mobile commerce, just 36% of chief marketing officers at retail companies have included mobile in their holiday marketing strategies this year, according to a recent BDO USA survey.

November 30, 2011

After a strong Black Friday and Cyber Monday, overall holiday spending is expected to increase 3.3% to $64.3 billion, according to the industry research firm IBISWorld.

November 21, 2011

A report released by CBRE Econometric Advisors, a division of Los Angeles-based CBRE Group, said that the U.S. retail real estate sector’s availability rate is expected to decline to 12.4% by the end of 2012.

November 17, 2011

Dollar Tree reported that profit for the third quarter rose 12.1% to $104.5 million, from $93.2 million a year earlier.

November 17, 2011

E-commerce sales in the U.S. for the November and December holiday shopping season will rise 16.8% to $46.7 billion in 2011, up from $39.9 billion last year and representing a pace five times faster than total retail industry growth, according to eMarketer.

November 8, 2011

Online jewelry retailer Blue Nile announced that CEO Diane Irvine has resigned from the company, effective Nov. 11.

November 2, 2011

Casual Male Retail Group said that it has launched e-commerce site DestinationXL.com, created in tandem with e-commerce and digital marketing firm Acquity Group.

October 4, 2011

The 134-store arts and crafts chain A.C. Moore said Tuesday it has agreed to be acquired by an affiliate of arts and crafts distributor Sbar’s Inc. for about $40.8 million.

September 8, 2011

Videogame maker Electronic Arts has entered the retail arena, opening the EA Sports Experience store, at the Charlotte Douglas International airport, Charlotte, N.C.

August 30, 2011

Barnes & Noble said Tuesday it narrowed its net loss in its fiscal first quarter as sales of its Nook e-book reader and e-books helped offset lower physical book sales.

August 18, 2011

Casual Male Retail Group reported Thursday that second-quarter net income surged 17% to $6.6 million, compared with $5.6 million a year earlier.

June 27, 2011

Electronic Arts, the Redwood City, Calif.-based sports video game developer, will make its freestanding retail debut this fall, opening an EA Sports store in North Carolina’s Charlotte/Douglas International Airport.

March 18, 2011

Casual Male Retail Group reported net income of $5.3 million for its fourth quarter, up from $3.6 million in the year ago period.

February 23, 2011

Dollar Tree's fiscal fourth-quarter earnings rose 20.4% to $162.5 million amid rising sales and widening margins.

November 30, 2010

Philadelphia - Monetate, which tests, targets, and personalizes websites, has renewed its contract with Canton, Mass.-based Casual Male Retail Group. "Monetate continues to drive incremental revenue for us because of the exceptional testing and targeting features that it provides,” said Ric Della Bernarda, chief marketing officer and senior VP, Casual Male Retail Group. “With Monetate on our websites, we have the ability to deliver relevant and personalized content to all of our visitors, throughout their online shopping experience."

August 18, 2010

Casual Male Retail Group reported Thursday that net income jumped 54% in the quarter ended...

March 17, 2010

Casual Male Retail Group reported a profit increase in the fourth quarter as it cut...

March 16, 2010

A.C. Moore Arts & Crafts posted a smaller fiscal fourth-quarter loss Wednesday, helped by lower...

January 7, 2010

GameStop Corp. Thursday said its nine-week holiday same-store sales fell 8.6%....

January 26, 2009

Tuesday Morning reported Tuesday that net sales for the second quarter of fiscal 2009, ended...

January 6, 2009

Hot Topic reported on Wednesday that its December same-store sales rose 4.3%, compared to a...

December 2, 2008

Dollar General has appointed Richard Dreiling as chairman of the board, effective immediately....

November 19, 2008

Casual Male Retail Group said Thursday that the company had a net loss of $3.2...