04/28/2011 - 9:23am

Consumer confidence recovered somewhat in April, though the impact of rising gasoline prices still is evident, according to data released Tuesday by the Conference Board.

04/28/2011 - 9:12am

Wholesaler Costco on Tuesday said its board of directors has approved a $4 billion share buyback program. The company also raised its quarterly dividend by 17% to 24 cents, up from 20.5 cents.

04/27/2011 - 12:04pm

Northeast supermarket chain Price Chopper will expand several of its health-and-wellness programs to combat diabetes as part of its participation in the American Pharmacists Association Foundation’s Project Impact: Diabetes initiative, the chain said.

04/27/2011 - 11:58am

Kroger has named Keith Dailey as the company's external corporate communications director.

04/27/2011 - 11:52am

Supervalu recently promoted three executives in its retail market development division, according to a report published Wednesday at GlobeSt.com.

04/27/2011 - 11:34am

Retail-based health clinics continue to grow and likely will become a durable part of the healthcare system, according to a report by independent healthcare market research firm Kalorama Information.

04/27/2011 - 11:21am

Just a few months after launching its Doorstep Grocer program, Meijer is allowing its online shoppers to order items and have the merchandise shipped to a local store at no cost.

04/27/2011 - 10:46am

Rite Aid’s same-store sales for April increased by 0.5%, compared with April 2010, the pharmacy retailer said Wednesday.

04/26/2011 - 3:21pm

Target announced that it will adopt green refrigeration technologies in its stores as part of its new membership in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's GreenChill program.