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June 12, 2014

La Boulange, the bakery-café chain owned by Starbucks, has opened its first restaurant outside its base of San Francisco, in Los Angeles.

May 20, 2014

In a management shakeup, Target Corp. has replaced Tony Fisher, president of its troubled Canadian operations, with 15-year company veteran Mark Schindele, effective immediately.

May 19, 2014

Target Corp. cut the compensation of former CEO Gregg Steinhafel to $13 million in fiscal 2013 from $20.6 million in fiscal 2012.

May 13, 2014

Kohl’s Corp. CEO Kevin Mansell is said to be seeking a new chief merchandising officer who would be next in line to take the CEO reins.

May 5, 2014

Target Corp. announced on Monday that CEO and president Gregg Steinhafel, a 35-year-company-veteran, had resigned, effective immediately.

May 1, 2014
Sweaty Betty

There’s a new high-end fashion activewear brand in town, and this one speaks with a British accent. London-based Sweaty Betty opened its first two U.S outposts last year, one in Manhattan’s SoHo neighborhood, and one in Greenwich, Conn. A third is expected to open in 2014.

March 5, 2014

Target Corp.’s chief information office, Beth Jacob, is resigning, effective Wednesday, as the retailer continues to deal with the fallout from its widespread data breach.

January 14, 2014

Two U.S. senators have written to Target CEO Gregg Steinhafel seeking "detailed information'' on the data breach that occurred during the holiday shopping season, Reuters reported.

August 21, 2013

Gap Inc. said that Cisco Systems executive Padmasree Warrior will join its board of directors on Sept. 30.

July 31, 2013

Private home builder David Weekley Homes has presented Office Depot with its Partners of Choice Award.

June 26, 2013

Brad Smith, president and CEO of Intuit Inc., has joined the board of directors of Nordstrom.

February 20, 2013

Electric vehicle charging company Car Charging Group said that former Wal-Mart Stores president and CEO Bill Fields has been appointed to its board of directors.

February 7, 2013

There were few missteps among the discounters in January, as most posted strong results, many surpassing Wall Street expectations.

November 29, 2012

Discounters, which are expected to fare well this holiday season, showed mixed results in November.

August 30, 2012

Discounters reported strong-than-expected sales for August, fueled by back-to-school shopping, promotions and cooler weather in the Northeast.

August 16, 2012

Wal-Mart Stores reported that net income for the second quarter rose 5.7% to $4.02 billion, compared with $3.8 billion in the year-ago period.

August 14, 2012

Fashion retailer Dots announced it has named former Wal-Mart Stores senior VP Lisa Rhodes as its new CEO.

July 3, 2012

Westfield Group said that its Westfield San Francisco Centre has added another celebrated chef to its roster with the opening of La Boulange du Dome by French master baker Pascal Rigo on June 25.

June 1, 2012

Wal-Mart Stores is expected to face scrutiny from shareholders at its annual meeting on Friday in the wake of allegations of bribery in Mexico.

April 25, 2012

Amidst allegations of involvement in a foreign bribery scandal, Wal-Mart Stores vice chairman Eduardo Castro-Wright has vacated his seat on the board of life insurer MetLife, according to a Tuesday announcement by Wal-Mart.

March 28, 2012

Wal-Mart Stores chief merchandising officer Duncan MacNaughton said during a CIBC conference that Wal-Mart’s domestic sales momentum has continued over the last two months.

February 14, 2012

A report by the Seattle Times said that Eddie Bauer chief Neil Fiske, who joined the retailer in 2007 and led it through bankruptcy, will leave his post effective March 2.

February 9, 2012

Urban Outfitters reported that sales for the fourth quarter, ended Jan. 31, rose 9% to $731 million.

January 27, 2012

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. said Friday it has reorganized reporting relationships, putting its U.S. marketing team under the leadership of the chief merchandising officer.

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