08/14/2014 - 2:38pm

Walmart met low second-quarter sales and profit expectations it set for itself, but significantly lowered its full year outlook due to a tepid third-quarter sales forecast and increased e-commerce and healthcare costs.

08/12/2014 - 2:23pm

Retail spending growth was at an 11-month high in July as summer vacation travel led strong spending during the month, according to data reported by payment technology and services provider First Data Corp.

08/08/2014 - 12:22pm

Costs related to the exit of its Rainbow business in the Twin Cities markets, as well as the upcoming closure of a distribution center, helped push Roundy’s to a net loss.

08/08/2014 - 11:59am

Fairway Group Holdings Corp., the parent company of Fairway Market, shrank net loss to $9.7 million in first quarter fiscal 2015, compared with $27.95 million in the same quarter the prior year.

08/07/2014 - 11:44am

The J.M. Smucker Co. will acquire Sahale Snacks, a privately held company located in Seattle. Sahale is a manufacturer and marketer of branded nut and fruit snacks.

08/07/2014 - 9:28am

Fred's Super Dollar on Thursday reported July sales of $148 million, representing an increase of 4%.

 

08/07/2014 - 9:03am

Cardinal Health on Wednesday announced that its board of directors approved a cash dividend of $0.3425 per common share payable on Oct. 15, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Oct. 1, 2014.

08/07/2014 - 8:48am

Costco reported on Thursday a boost in net sales and same-store sales during the month of July.

08/07/2014 - 8:36am

Delhaize Group announced on Thursday that U.S. same-store sales for the second quarter increased 3.3%.