07/27/2015 - 3:24pm

Walmart employee Loren Wade recently celebrated his 103rd birthday. 

07/27/2015 - 12:17pm

Jack L. Sinclair was appointed chief merchandising officer of 99 Cents Only Stores LLC, effective today. His duties include merchandising and marketing functons for the company.

07/23/2015 - 4:43pm

A recent survey conducted by the Private Label Manufacturers Association revealed that private label products offered significant savings.

07/23/2015 - 4:28pm

Shoppers Drug Mart parent company Loblaw Cos. reported that the retail drug chain’s same-store sales were up 3.8% for the second quarter ended June 20.

07/23/2015 - 1:28pm

CVS/pharmacy will launch three new exclusive beauty lines as part of an expansion into beauty categories — including naturals, therapeutics and clinically-proven products — that focuses on the intersection of health and beauty.

07/22/2015 - 2:22pm

While paid search and email marketing still top retailers’ lists of effective customer acquisition channels, social media has moved up the ranks to become an important tool for engaging with and attracting new customers.

07/22/2015 - 12:36pm

The National Retail Federation revised its full year retail sales forecast ahead of second-quarter earnings announcements from major retailers next month.

07/22/2015 - 12:13pm

Rite Aid stores are hoping to attract more back-to-school shoppers with a new assortment of supplies, including affordable electronics and dorm room furniture.

07/21/2015 - 1:37pm

Procter & Gamble is joining The Kroger Co. as a retail partner for this year’s Cincinnati Music Festival, the nation’s second-largest annual R&B music festival, on July 24 and 25.