April 9, 2015

Hampered by a calendar shift, Costco reported that comps were down during the month of March.

April 8, 2015

Strong same-store sales help lift Rite Aid annual revenue 3.9% to $26.5 billion. 

April 8, 2015

Former Duane Reade CEO John Lederer joins board of Walgreens Boots Alliance. 

April 7, 2015

The United States is the top market for e-commerce, followed by China and the United Kingdom, according to A.T. Kearney’s 2015 Global Retail E-Commerce Index. 

April 7, 2015

Kroger promoted QFC VP merchandising Marlene Stewart to president of Dillons.

April 7, 2015

Kroger is moving ahead with its strategic plan for 2015 by closing and rebranding some of its Harris Teeter stores in Tennessee.

April 6, 2015

Amazon.com Inc. has expanded Prime Now service to Atlanta. The expedited delivery service, offered exclusively as a benefit to Prime members, provides one-hour delivery on tens of thousands of items through a mobile app.

April 6, 2015

Omnichannel solutions provider RichRelevance has hired a former WalmartLabs executive to serve as its chief product officer.

April 6, 2015

Walmart is looking to increase its support of community hunger programs with a new Fight Hunger. Spark Change. Campaign this spring.

April 3, 2015

The Little Clinic expanded its footprint with two additional clinic locations and one clinic expansion.

April 2, 2015

Walmart plans to improve the customer experience, invest in its grocery business, and put pressure on suppliers to drive down prices.

April 1, 2015

The recently merged Albertsons and Safeway organization has named a new president of the Intermountain division.

April 1, 2015

Amazon.com introduces latest replenishment service that will encourage shoppers to re-order supplies exclusively through the online retailer. 

April 1, 2015

Target Canada announced that it will complete its liquidation efforts and close the last of its Canadian retail stores to the public on April 12.

April 1, 2015

Arkansas native and Walmart president and CEO Doug McMillon has taken a firm stance against a “religious freedom” measure passed by the Arkansas House on Tuesday.

March 31, 2015

Store brand sales in all the major retail channels are continuing their upwards trend, setting new records across the board for annual revenue, according to the Private Label Manufacturers Association’s 2015 Private Label Yearbook.

March 27, 2015

A strong track record operating Dollar General to date makes COO Todd Vasos a likely candidate for CEO, Sterne Agee suggested in a research note published Friday. 

March 27, 2015

Walgreens' mobile shoppers spend six times more than shoppers who only shop in-store. 

March 23, 2015

As burgeoning food retailer Haggen charts a path of expansion across the West Coast, the company is also making some key executive moves to support its growth in the Southwest.

March 23, 2015

The Kardashians are coming to Target’s beauty aisle this month, the retailer announced in its corporate newsletter.

March 20, 2015

Rexall named a new VP pharmacy to lead pharmacy programs and initiatives.
 

March 19, 2015

Amazon.com on Thursday extended one-hour delivery to Baltimore and Miami markets. 

March 18, 2015

Joe Grieshaber has been named president of Kroger's Columbus Division.

March 18, 2015

PharmaSmart announced Wednesday that it will deploy its clinically validated blood pressure kiosk and cloud-based Health IT platform in Brookshire Grocery Company’s 116 stores with a pharmacy.