Current Headlines

  1. Retailers Urge Expedited Contract Negotiations At West Coast Ports
    4/14/2014

    The National Retail Federation recently urged maritime management and the union representing dockworkers along the U.S. West Coast ports to expedite pending contract negotiations and reach agreement on a new deal well in advance of the expiration of the current contract this summer.

  2. Retail Sales Spring Up In March As Winter Weather Ebbs
    4/14/2014

    Warmer spring weather spurred continued consumer spending and activity this March.

  3. Kronos Completes Recapitalization; Adds World-Class Investors At $4.5B Enterprise Valuation
    4/14/2014

    Kronos Incorporated1 recently announced that it has completed its agreement to effect a recapitalization of the company through a $750M equity investment by funds managed by Blackstone and GIC.

  4. DICK'S Sporting Goods Announces Grand Opening Celebration In Lawton, OK
    4/14/2014

    DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, invites the community of Lawton, Oklahoma to their three-day grand opening.

  5. Disney Store Celebrates Grand Opening Of Newly-Designed Location At Stonebriar Centre In Frisco, TX
    4/11/2014

    On April 12, 2014,Disney Store will celebrate the grand opening of its newly-designed store at Stonebriar Centre in Frisco, Texas.

  6. As Hy-Vee Embraces Smaller Formats, Other Supermarkets May Follow
    4/11/2014

    Bigger May Not Always Be Better When It Comes To Dollars And Cents.

  7. New Kohl’s Chief Customer Officer Says Yes To Customers
    4/11/2014

    Amid Slipping Sales, Kohl’s Adopts Customer-Centric Chief.

  8. Fresh Food Retailer Coop Switzerland Roll Out Reflexis Task Manager In Multiple Banners
    4/11/2014

    Fresh Food retailer Coop, who are the largest retail group in Switzerland, have rolled out Reflexis Task Manager to its stores.

  9. X Series IP Cameras From Sony Electronics Named ‘Best Of Video Surveillance Cameras IP’ At SIA’s 2014 New Product Showcase At ISC West
    4/11/2014

    The X Series mini dome IP cameras from Sony Electronics won the Security Industry Association’s 2014 New Product Showcase (NPS) for the “Best of Video Surveillance Cameras IP” Award at the NPS awards ceremony at ISC West on Wednesday, April 2.

  10. Leslie's Swimming Pool Supplies To Grand Open 22 Stores This Week
    4/10/2014

    Leslie's Poolmart, Inc. (Leslie's), the nation's leading retailer of swimming pool supplies and related products, announced its plans to grand open 22 retail locations throughout the U.S. on April 11th.