Current Headlines

  1. CVS/pharmacy Opens Its First Pharmacy In Washington State
    8/11/2014

    CVS/pharmacy, the nation's leading retail pharmacy, launched its entrance into the Seattle market today with the grand opening of a new location in the city of Renton, the first CVS/pharmacy in the state of Washington.

  2. DICK'S Sporting Goods Announces Grand Opening Celebration In Lakeland, FL
    8/11/2014

    DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, invites the community of Lakeland to a three-day grand opening celebration, Friday, August 22 through Sunday, August 24, at its new location (919 Lakeland Park Center Dr). The store opens at 8:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday and 9:00 a.m. Sunday.

  3. National Retail Federation At The Council Of State Retail Associations Annual Meeting
    8/11/2014

    The National Retail Federation has made many strides since we last meet in Nashville. We have moved our headquarters, redesigned our website and rebranded our logo.

  4. Amazon Incentivizes Customers To Choose No-Rush Shipping
    8/8/2014

    Amazon recently added a new incentive for its consumers when it comes to shipping, an article in the Huffington Post reported.  The company has announced Prime members who choose “No-Rush Shipping” for any order will receive a $1 credit to be used on Amazon’s Instant Video library on most titles.

  5. BJ's Wholesale Club Adopts Branded Credit Card Program
    8/8/2014

    BJs will leverage Alliance Data’s loyalty and marketing programs in its new credit card program.

  6. Academy Sports + Outdoors To Add Distribution Center In Tennessee
    8/8/2014

    Academy, Ltd. (d/b/a Academy Sports + Outdoors), a premier sports, outdoor and lifestyle retailer, will open a distribution center in Cookeville, TN to support its continued expansion. Academy Sports + Outdoors will begin construction on the facility later this month with plans to become operational in early 2016

  7. Meijer To Sell Apparel
    8/7/2014

    Shoppers at Meijer will soon see a change in the fashion department of their local store. The retailer is currently in the process of making over its image to be more than a grocery store, so shoppers can pick up apparel and accessories alongside their orange juice.

  8. Can Cornell Redirect Target?
    8/7/2014

    On July 31, Target hired its new CEO, Brian Cornell, after the previous CEO stepped down.  Gregg Steinhafel resigned from his position of CEO in May 2014, and the company has chosen an outside hire in Cornell, a veteran of food and retail. Cornell is a former executive of PepsiCo’s Americas Foods and previously worked with Michaels and Sams Club.

  9. WavestoreUSA Appoints Randy Miller, Sales Manager, Eastern USA
    8/7/2014

    WavestoreUSA, a provider of professional digital video and audio recording solutions for video surveillance applications, announces the appointment of Randy Miller as Sales Manager, Eastern USA.

  10. Gander Mtn. Introduces Online Order Pick Up In Every Store
    8/7/2014

    Gander Mountain has been a leader and pioneer in the world of outdoor retail since its founding more than 50 years ago. In 2014, the nation’s largest and fastest-growing network of outdoor specialty retail stores has added a new omni-channel fulfillment method enabling customers to get the products they order online the same day they make the purchase.

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