08/03/2016 - 11:58am

In what may be a direct shot across Amazon.com's bow, Wal-Mart is in talks to buy rival Jet.com according to a CNBC report published Wednesday, citing  Dow Jones. "Though it isn't clear how much the world's largest retailer would cough up for Jet, a personal familiar with the talks told Dow Jones that the website could be worth $3 billion, the organization reported Wednesday," the report stated. "Wal-Mart CEO Doug McMillon said at the company's shareholder meeting in June that it would soon become more aggressive in growing its online business." (CNBC)

08/03/2016 - 10:20am

John Standley brings extensive retail experience not only from his current role as the chairman and CEO of Rite Aid, but also from his many years in other senior leadership positions, CarMax noted.

08/02/2016 - 4:57pm

Retailers are asking for fewer — but bigger and bolder — new products and fewer flankers. So what’s hot — and why?

08/02/2016 - 4:53pm

Health care is taking up a larger share of the consumer wallet. By 2021, Americans are expected to devote 24% of all household spending on healthcare goods and services, making consumer-directed care one of the largest potential areas of growth for retailers.

08/02/2016 - 4:53pm

As millennials have cemented themselves as the largest generation by population at 75.4 million, outnumbering baby boomers for the first time, the retail industry has been inundated with insights about their shopping habits.

08/02/2016 - 8:11am

Based on second-quarter performance, CVS Health is raising and narrowing its Adjusted EPS guidance and also raising its free cash flow guidance for 2016.

08/01/2016 - 1:51pm

Walgreens is looking to spark nail polish sales by is selling an exclusive collection of 10 bold colors called LuxePop Electrix (MSN). 

08/01/2016 - 12:41pm

Through this partnership, CVS Pharmacy patients purchasing Narcan Nasal Spray without insurance will receive a $35 discount coupon to purchase the medication.

08/01/2016 - 11:47am

CDC recommends bacterial meningitis vaccine may be given to provide short term protection to anyone 16 to 23 years of age.