September 11, 2015

The hiring comes just months after the retailer tapped former Walmart executives to fill the head merchant and CFO roles at the 389-store retailer.

September 11, 2015

Kroger will target 12 years of consecutive same-store sales growth when it reports third-quarter results in three months. 

September 11, 2015

Symantec has recently reported that three out of five cyber attacks target small and medium-sized businesses, favoring point-of-sale systems at brick and mortar stores.

September 9, 2015

A week after suing Albertsons for $1 billion, west coast regional grocer Haggen has filed Chapter 11 and continues to cite Albertsons as the source of its difficulties.

September 8, 2015

The acquisitions will bring InvaGen’s 32 products and 40 approved abbreviated new drug applications, as well as Exelan’s management team and institutional market under the company’s control. 

September 4, 2015

Pfizer said that the transaction has strengthened the company’s branded and generics portfolio, particularly when it comes to biosimilars.

September 3, 2015

The company noted that with Labor Day coming a week later this year, pre-sales didn’t bein in August and that had a lowering effect on net sales of about 1%.

September 3, 2015

Fueled in part by increased pharmacy sales, Fred’s reported Thursday that its August sales hit $165.6 million this year, up 12% over August 2014. 

September 3, 2015

Prescription counts decreased a little and pharmacy same-store sales were up in August, according to numbers reported by Rite Aid Thursday. 

September 2, 2015

Natural skin and hair care manufacturer Sundial Brands on Wednesday announced that it signed an agreement into a strategic partnership with Bain Capital Private Equity.

September 1, 2015
Dollar Tree swung to a loss in its second quarter on higher integration costs related to its acquisition of a formal rival. But its revenue skyrocketed as a result of the merger.
August 28, 2015
The transaction, whose details won’t be disclosed, is expected to be completed in the third quarter of 2015.
August 28, 2015

Fast-growing Ulta Beauty shows no signs of losing its momentum as the specialty retailer reported better than-expected results for the second quarter and raised its guidance.

August 27, 2015

Dollar General grew both customer traffic and average ticket for the 30th consecutive quarter, CEO Todd Vasos reported. 

August 27, 2015

For the second quarter Fred's net loss totaled $4.9 million or ($0.13) per share. This compares with a net loss of $16.4 million or ($0.45) per share for the second quarter ended Aug. 2, 2014. 

August 26, 2015

The number of digitally distributed coupons for consumer packaged goods brands on key websites increased by 16.7% in the first half of 2015, according to a report from Kantar Media.

August 20, 2015

Ahold CEO Dick Boer said that the company was pleased with its growth in sales and operating income, and that’s its focus in the U.S. would be improving customer experiences and growing its consistently increasing market share. 

August 20, 2015

AmerisoureBergen’s Good Neighbor Pharmacy network network announced Thursday that it awarded a total of $12,500 in college scholarships to seven high school seniors aspiring to enter the healthcare industry.

August 20, 2015

A one-time gain of $2.7 billion from the creation of its publicly-traded Seritage Growth Properties real estate investment trust (REIT) pushed Kmart's parent company, Sears Holdings, into the black for the first time since 2012. 

August 19, 2015

Target is meeting its goals and achieving steady growth, according to the Q2 results the company reported Tuesday. 

August 18, 2015

Through investments in technology and associates, Walmart believes it is implementing a winning retail strategy that will sustain growth for years to come. 

August 14, 2015
Pfizer on Friday announced that it would be selling four of its Canadian pharmaceutical products to alleviate concerns from Canada’s Competition Bureau and pave the way for its acquisition of Hospira. 
August 13, 2015

Midwestern grocer Roundy’s is hitting its earnings goals, with its year-to-date earnings and sales up from the same period last year. 

August 6, 2015

Costco has reported $8.64 billion in net sales for the month of July — an increase of about 1% over the same period last year.