October 3, 2010

Shoppers are trimming their holiday-related purchases this season, according to new research by SymphonyIRI....

September 26, 2010

Target reportedly is scaling back with a new small urban format....

September 23, 2010

In the never-ending battle for customer loyalty, independents rule and service is still king....

September 21, 2010

San Francisco’s board of supervisors voted for an expansion of the city’s anti-tobacco law, according...

September 21, 2010

Target announced that it has revamped a number of stores in its hometown. The company...

September 20, 2010

Aisle7 on Tuesday announced the availability of the Aisle7 Mobile suite, a collection of customizable...

September 20, 2010

Frank Shanower, an intuitive merchant, retail mentor and outsized personality who helped define the principles...

September 19, 2010

Even in a challenging and rapidly changing marketplace, lower-income shoppers will generate $115 billion in...

September 14, 2010

Retailers this year are far more optimistic about upcoming holiday sales than last year at...

September 13, 2010

Most consumers stick to their lists when buying groceries, according to new research by the...

September 13, 2010

A ban on tobacco sales in San Francisco drug stores soon will grow to include...

September 12, 2010

Duane Reade recently took the wraps off its flagship store in Union Square, a large,...

September 12, 2010

A Friday report by Crain’s said that grocery chain Meijer is opening a new store...

September 9, 2010

Following a devestating gas explosion in San Bruno, Calif., the philanthropic arm of Safeway announced...

September 6, 2010

Shoppers shouldn't overlook store brands if they are looking for quality and ways to save...

September 6, 2010

Back-to-school shopping caused a surprise turnaround for retailers, which beat analyst expectations, according to published...

August 26, 2010

Shoppers are cutting back on the number of stores they are visiting, concentrating visits on...

August 24, 2010

Midwest grocery store chain Meijer on Wednesday unveiled a new mobile application called "Find-it," which...

August 22, 2010

CVS/pharmacy has always prided itself on convenience, but the retailer clearly is raising the bar...

August 22, 2010

More consumers are turning to low-cost retailers, discounts and store brands during the back-to-school shopping...

August 22, 2010

SKU rationalization is a hot topic in consumables. With space at a premium, and pressure...

August 19, 2010

The owner of a chain of fast-casual restaurants in Chicago has created a new supermarket...

August 16, 2010

For most food, drug and mass merchandise retailers, back-to-school season means doing brisk business in...

August 12, 2010

In the ever-evolving world of food retailing, two developments stood out last week....