06/26/2015 - 12:39pm

Americans are feeling patriotic as July 4 approaches, and they are putting their wallets where their feelings are. According to the National Retail Federation 2015 Independence Day Survey conducted by Prosper Insights & Analytics, more than 156 million consumers, or 64% of those celebrating, are planning to take part in the July 4 holiday by attending a cookout, picnic or barbecue, spending an average of $71.23 per household, up 4% from $68.16 in 2014.

06/25/2015 - 11:05am

An ongoing senior leadership transformation at 99 Cents Only stores has put a former Kmart executive in the role of interim CEO, and now the company has named a former Walmart executive as interim CFO for the second time.

06/24/2015 - 7:56am

It's official — International food retailers Delhaize and Ahold have entered into an agreement to merge, creating a base of more than 6,500 stores.

06/23/2015 - 11:10am

Ahold soon will provide an update on its talks with the Delhaize Group. 

06/23/2015 - 10:41am

Consumers generally feel good about their shopping interactions across supermarkets and retail, Temkin Group finds. 

06/23/2015 - 10:29am

Meijer opens the first two of four planned stores in Wisconsin. 

06/22/2015 - 3:12pm

The organization will give away $15.5 million in grants to seven national nonprofits to support free meal and nutrition education programs this summer and throughout the school year.

06/22/2015 - 2:41pm

Health Dialog, a health management company and division of Rite Aid, will partner with the Penn State College of Medicine in a three-year study that will examine the role that health coaches play in preventing fractures among older adults who wish to exercise.

06/19/2015 - 1:49pm
Walmart is moving its greeters back to the front of the store three years after the retailer moved them to the back.