Latest business news covering the retail industry.

Latest business news covering the retail industry.


  • Ahold USA Taps Partners to Integrate Platform

    By leveraging long-term partnerships, Ahold USA is integrating a new platform that will support packaged and customized applications.The company, owned by Royal Ahold, the Netherlands, is eager to provide a superior and tailored shopping experience across its U.S.-based banners, including Stop & Sh
  • In-Store Health Clinics Here to Stay

    During the past few years, retail health clinics have been opening with increasing frequency in stores across the country, including Wal-Mart, Target, CVS and HEB Co., to name a few.
  • Bermuda Shorts

    Capris are so last season—Bermuda shorts are the new must-have summer item. Women are trading in their capris and gauchos of seasons past for this season’s latest knee-length short.
  • Fits Like A…

    Personalization is becoming a big part of men’s wear, and it is showing up in a major way in retail.
  • Best of SPECS

    Grand Entrance, Frederick, Md., nabbed the top spot in the annual Best of SPECS Awards.
  • One-Hit Wonders

    The hallmark of Furn
  • New Partnerships Yield Rewards

    Atlanta-based Vesdia Corp. announced the addition of four new merchant and service providers to its merchant-funded, multichannel rewards network.
  • Taking the High Street

    An already bustling bedroom community of Plano, Texas (near Dallas), will soon enjoy a dynamic new shopping project that includes the town’s first Container Store. Slated to open in June, The Container Store will anchor Phase 1 of the 550,000-sq.-ft.
  • March’s Choppy Waters

    If it’s true that a rising (or lowering) tide moves all boats, it appears that the waters in March were very choppy.

Latest business news covering the retail industry.