Costco's sales increased 7% in January compared with January 2012, the club retailer said.
Kmart is marking Black History Month in February with a financial empowerment campaign aimed at African-Americans, the mass merchandise retailer said.
Local Kroger stores will discontinue doubling coupons and will instead lower prices on about 3,500 items, according to a report published in the Business Courier last week.
Walgreens last week awarded six area teens cash prizes of up to $2,000 for their participation in the Walgreens Expressions Challenge, according to a story published in The St. Louis American.
Kroger on Tuesday promoted Jeff Burt to president of the company's Central division, where he will be responsible for 136 food stores primarily in Indiana and Illinois.
CVS Caremark is marking American Heart Month by encouraging heart-healthy behavior in February, the company said Tuesday.
Navarro Discount Pharmacy, the nation's largest Hispanic-owned drugstore, has donated $15,470 to the Centro Mater Foundation.
Walgreens on Tuesday announced it is supporting American Heart Month by providing free blood-pressure testing during February at all Walgreens pharmacies and Take Care Clinics nationwide.
CVS/pharmacy is touting its stores as a "one-stop shop" for Valentine's Day shopping.
Costco will replace Coke with Pepsi at its in-store lunch counters, according to published reports.