06/27/2011 - 11:39am

There’s a tremendous upside for retailers and suppliers, but that upside will come from doing things differently than in years past, as well as grappling with fragmentation. Those were a few of the key messages Bryan Gildenberg, chief knowledge officer of Kantar Retail, had for attendees of Monday morning’s business session at NACDS Marketplace in Boston.

06/27/2011 - 10:27am

Walgreens is making online shopping more convenient for its customers with its new Web pickup service.

06/26/2011 - 2:39pm

Permanently changing consumer perception of what can and cannot be found in any particular channel can be done, and convenience and gas retailer Sheetz is proof of it.

06/26/2011 - 2:31pm

More and more success at retail is contingent upon delivering what the consumer wants, when she wants it, where she wants it and at the price she wants it.

06/26/2011 - 12:02pm

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores’ Meet the Market program on Saturday afforded the more than 250 retail buyers in attendance a bit of a preview of what new product ideas and launches will be showcased at the conference.

06/24/2011 - 12:05pm

Kroger CEO David Dillon said the company will continue to focus on customer loyalty, after reporting last week that it saw identical-store sales increase for 30 consecutive quarters.

06/24/2011 - 11:52am

Whole Foods Market co-CEO Walter Robb told investors at a Jefferies Global Consumer Conference that the 300-store chain is expected to grow to 1,000 stores in the United States.

06/24/2011 - 10:12am

Stop & Shop opened a new store in Andover, Mass., on Friday, the company said.

06/24/2011 - 8:54am

George Riedl has been named president of Advanced Marketing & Sales, AMS announced Thursday.