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Retail stores get a bad rap, as closures pile up. But here's how stores boost online sales

A new survey from the International Council of Shopping Centers shows bricks-and-mortar stores clearly offer a boost to online sales, and vice versa. ICSC says it's a "halo effect."...

Retail stores get a bad rap, as closures pile up. But here's how stores boost online sales

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Upgraded Stores Boost McDonald's Sales McDonald’s said sales grew world-wide in its latest quarter after the burger giant made improvements at its stores and implemented new digital-ordering capabilities....
18:17, 07/26/2019

JC Penney to launch outdoor apparel shops within 100 stores as it attempts to boost sales In a bid to boost sales, J.C. Penney said Tuesday that it plans to launch an outdoor shop selling apparel and other excursion gear in 100 of its roughly 830 department stores next month....
21:17, 09/10/2019

4 changes you'll see at CVS Pharmacy stores as 46 store closures are announced Your local CVS store might not be closing like the 46 "underperforming" locations that are shutting down. But it's likely heading for change.        ...
03:51, 05/04/2019

Dean & DeLuca Closes Stores as Debts Pile Up The luxury food chain, which has closed locations in New York and California and let shelves in remaining stores grow bare, has stopped paying many of its vendors....
23:34, 07/10/2019

Pier 1 Imports plans to close around 57 stores but more closures could follow Pier 1 Imports is increasing the number of stores expected to shutter this year. The Texas-based home goods retailer is looking to close 57 stores.       ...
06:34, 06/27/2019

Pier 1 Imports plans to close 57 stores, and more closures could be coming, interim CEO says Pier 1 Imports is increasing the number of stores expected to shutter this year. The Texas-based home goods retailer is looking to close 57 stores.       ...
09:51, 06/27/2019

26 Sears, Kmart stores to close in October, company 'cannot rule out' more closures this year More Sears and Kmart stores are set to go dark, as the brands' new parent company, TransformCo, fights to keep the once-bankrupt business afloat....
15:34, 08/07/2019

The retail apocalypse is shutting down flagship stores Flagship stores are disappearing from high-profile shopping thoroughfares because of skyrocketing rents and the shift to online shopping.       ...
21:34, 08/01/2019

GameStop hopes renovations will keep its retail stores alive GameStop thinks it has a way to keep its stores relevant as downloads take hold: revamp the stores themselves. The chain has unveiled a team-up with designers at R/GA on a pilot program to renovate stores and give them a "place in the video gaming c...
18:00, 07/15/2019

CVS turning 1,500 stores into HealthHUB locations with less retail, more health care Get ready for less retail floor space and more room for health care services at one of your local CVS stores.        ...
16:51, 06/04/2019

Going out of business: Ascena Retail Group closing all of its nearly 650 Dressbarn stores For now, the Dressbarn website and all stores are open. The company says there are no current changes to its return, refund, or gift card policies.        ...
05:00, 05/21/2019

Children's Place to close up to 45 stores in 2019, but also opening new stores The Children's Place is closing 40 to 45 stores in 2019 but at the same time is opening new stores to fill the void left by Gymboree.        ...
07:34, 05/17/2019

Abercrombie & Fitch CEO says smaller stores are the future (as it closes 3 of its largest stores) While Abercrombie & Fitch is planning to close three more of its flagship retail locations, it's opening additional smaller-format stores in a bid to keep traffic growing....
18:51, 05/29/2019

Latest retail results show department stores need more than touch-ups. They need reinvention A slew of retail earnings the past two weeks makes it clear that while Americans continue to shop, they aren't ringing registers at department stores....
22:00, 05/22/2019

More than 8,200 stores are closing in 2019 as the retail apocalypse drags on — here's the full list Seph Lawless More than 8,200 stores are expected to close in 2019. Fred's, Sears, Kmart, Party City, Walgreens, and Barneys, are among the retailers that have recently announced store closings. Charlotte Russe, Family Dollar, and Chico's recently an...
23:17, 09/09/2019

Juul considers opening retail stores in United States: source Juul Labs Inc is considering opening retail stores in the United States, a source familiar with the matter said on Thursday, a move that would help the controversial company cash in on the booming popularity of its e-cigarettes....
22:51, 05/30/2019

More than 6,400 stores are closing in 2019 as the retail apocalypse drags on — here's the full list Seph Lawless More than 6,400 stores are expected to close in 2019. Fred's is closing 104 stores, in addition to the 159 closings it announced earlier this year. Charlotte Russe, Family Dollar, and Chico's recently announced more than 1,100 store clo...
00:51, 05/18/2019

Most Payless stores are closed, but here are the 665 stores that will be open in June While Payless said all of its U.S stores would be shuttered by the end of May, 665 stores are sticking around a little longer. Here's that list.        ...
05:00, 05/30/2019

Retail giant takes over former Sears in Canada’s largest mall, signals confidence in brick-and-mortar stores A little over a year after retail giant Sears closed its doors for good in Canada, another major retailer is expressing confidence in the ongoing viability of brick-and-mortar stores by moving into a space left vacant after the department store's clo...
02:01, 09/09/2019

These 7 stores are having amazing sales on jeans right now If you're in need of some new denim in your wardrobe, retailers like Madewell and Levi's are offering up some incredible discounts today.       ...
02:34, 08/20/2019

If we're living through a “retail apocalypse,” why are e-commerce leaders like Amazon, Alibaba, and JD.com so focused on building brick-and-mortar stores? (AMZN, BABA, JD) This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. Current subscribers can read the report here. If we're living th...
05:00, 05/28/2019

Customer service in Apple Stores needs a boost after the Burberry period (results) We asked you if you have experienced a notable decline in customer service focus in your local Apple Store in the past few years when the breakneck expansion of retail locations joined forces with the ex-Burberry CEO Angela Ahrendts overhaul of Store...
23:34, 05/14/2019

19 stores having incredible sales on clothing, shoes, and more this week It's time to budget some online shopping into your expenses this week, because we've found some amazing fashion deals at Reformation, Anthropologie, and more.       ...
05:17, 08/13/2019

20 stores having incredible sales on clothing, shoes, and more this week It's time to budget some online shopping into your expenses this week, because we've found some amazing fashion deals at Reformation, Nike, and more.       ...
21:18, 08/13/2019

Amazon brings online sellers to UK high street in pop-up stores Online retail giant Amazon said it would open pop-up shops in Britain to give more than 100 small online businesses an opportunity to sell on the high street for the first time....
02:34, 06/03/2019

UPDATE 2-New products, remodelled stores push U.S. dollar chains to boost profit forecast The top two U.S. discount store chains raised their full-year profit forecast on Thursday as a push on adding a range of new products - from fresh food to self-owned brands - starts to pay off, cushioning a blow from increased tariffs on Chinese impo...
15:34, 08/29/2019

Strong U.S. retail sales boost economic outlook U.S. retail sales increased more than expected in June, pointing to strong consumer spending, which could help to blunt some of the drag on the economy from weak business investment....
16:34, 07/16/2019

Everlane needed to open stores because 'basically' no online-only companies are profitable, CEO says "Everybody loves to say you don't spend money online, but the way things work now with Facebook, Instagram, and how much it goes to acquire a customer, then you have to ship it all," Everlane CEO Michael Preysman says on "Mad Money."...
05:51, 09/13/2019

10 stores having amazing sales this weekend on home decor and essentials This weekend is an amazing type to shop for home goods, as a ton of retailers are launching end of summer sales.       ...
20:34, 08/03/2019

8 stores having amazing sales this week on home decor and essentials This Monday, spruce up your pad and make it cozier than ever thanks to these sales at Wayfair, Anthropologie, Amazon, and more.       ...
05:00, 07/30/2019

Fred's will close 129 stores and hold clearance sales. Here's a map of each location Discount retailer Fred's said it will close another 129 stores and hold clearance sales as the company works to repay debt and diversify its product selection....
17:51, 07/12/2019

U.S. dollar stores warn of tariff hit after reporting upbeat sales Two of America's largest dollar store chains warned on Thursday that rising tariffs due to escalating trade tensions between Washington and Beijing would hit U.S. shoppers, after reporting strong quarterly sales that sent their shares up about 6%....
22:51, 05/30/2019

McDonald's U.S. same-store sales top forecast on new deals, revamped stores McDonald's Corp beat quarterly sales expectations at established U.S. restaurants on Friday, as the world's largest burger chain benefited from remodeled stores and new deals, including the 2 for $5 Mix and Match offer....
14:34, 07/26/2019

Hundreds of Online Campus Stores Fall Prey to Criminal Card Skimmers A mysterious group of cyber criminals managed to hijack an untold number of credit card numbers after sneaking their way into the websites of more than 200 campus stores, according to TrendMicro, a leading security software firm.Read more......
19:34, 05/06/2019

Walmart is opening dozens of veterinary clinics in its stores and launching an online pet pharmacy Walmart is opening up dozens more veterinary clinics in its stores and launching its first online pet pharmacy, hoping to lure more U.S. pet owners who are spending billions of dollars on their dogs and cats each year....
08:17, 05/07/2019

UPDATE 2-U.S. dollar stores warn of tariff hit after reporting upbeat sales Two of America's largest dollar store chains warned on Thursday that rising tariffs due to escalating trade tensions between Washington and Beijing would hit U.S. shoppers, after reporting strong quarterly sales that sent their shares up about 6%....
19:51, 05/30/2019

Walmart to end some ammo sales, 'open carry' in stores after El Paso shooting Walmart announced Tuesday it will stop selling certain styles of ammunition nationwide -- one month after a shooting at a West Texas Walmart store killed nearly two dozen people....
21:00, 09/03/2019

NYC Sues T-Mobile Over Rampant 'Abusive' Sales Tactics at Metro Stores The City of New York is suing T-Mobile over what it described as “pervasive” and predatory sales tactics carried out by dozens of the company’s Metro locations, activity the city alleges was not only “abusive” but also illegal.Read more......
22:00, 09/05/2019

Walmart to Limit Ammunition Sales and Discourage ‘Open Carry’ of Guns in Stores After 22 people were killed at an El Paso store on Aug. 3, the nation’s largest retailer said it would stop selling ammunition for certain short barrel rifles and for all handguns....
02:00, 09/04/2019

Online spending helps UK retail sales grow unexpectedly in July British retail sales unexpectedly edged up in July, helped by the strongest growth in online spending in three years, as consumers continued to support the economy before the Oct. 31 Brexit deadline....
21:51, 08/15/2019

Avenue bankruptcy: All 222 Avenue stores to close with liquidation sales now underway Plus-size retailer the Avenue is closing its 222 stores and has filed for bankruptcy protection, according to records. Closing sales are underway.       ...
10:51, 08/17/2019

Walmart revenue, profit jump as online grocery sales provide boost Walmart's revenue and profit jumped as the company reported increased online sales and a strong performance in food, beverage and general merchandise.        ...
14:17, 05/16/2019

Prime Day sales burst in July may cause weakness in August retail sales Friday's August retail sales is the last big economic report before the Fed meets, and it could be muddied by Amazon's July Prime Day sale....
11:34, 09/13/2019

CVS is closing 46 stores: What you need to know CVS revealed during its quarterly earnings call it is closing 46 stores that had been underperforming. Here's what you should know.        ...
20:51, 05/03/2019

These are the 20 most popular stores in America Walmart, McDonald's and Starbucks top 24/7 Wall St.'s list of the top 20 stores in the U.S. Drug stores and convenience stores also made the list.        ...
13:34, 05/29/2019

Walgreens to close 200 US stores By Angelica LaVito, CNBC Walgreens plans to shutter 200 stores in the U.S. as the company pares back its locations in the U.K., the company said Tuesday. Parent company Walgreens Boots Alliance earlier this year announced plans to shutter 200 stores ...
01:00, 08/08/2019

NYC ban on CBD has stores mulling options Get your CBD-infused snacks and drinks while you can: A crackdown is coming to the Big Apple. Retailers that sell consumable goods infused with cannabidiol — or CBD, an ingredient in marijuana that doesn’t get you high, but which is said to relieve p...
06:00, 06/24/2019

Amazon will open 10 stores across the UK Beginning today, Amazon will open 10 brick and mortar stores in locations throughout the UK as part of a scheme which it claims will help small businesses combine online and in-person sales....
12:34, 06/03/2019

Apple says iPhones can now be fixed at all U.S. Best Buy stores Apple Inc and Best Buy Co Inc said on Wednesday that they have extended a partnership that will allow the Minneapolis-based retailer's technicians fix iPhones at any Best Buy store in the United States....
16:51, 06/19/2019

Dressbarn is about to close 650 stores — here's a map of these locations As shopping has shifted online and styles have evolved, Ascena has been grappling with sagging sales and a large debt-load. Looking to stem the losses, Ascena is turning to pruning its less successful brands....
21:34, 05/21/2019

Nailing down the best and worst hardware stores Washington Consumers’ Checkbook’s ratings of 94 area stores reveal that while national chains, such as Home Depot and Lowe’s, charge low prices, they generally also offer subpar advice and customer service....
13:34, 05/20/2019

These stores are closing locations in 2019 The decline of brick-and-mortar stores isn't expected to slow down. Here are the stores that are closing or have closed locations in 2019.       ...
14:34, 07/03/2019

Old Navy Plans to Open 800 More Stores Gap Inc.’s Old Navy brand plans to open hundreds of stores as it prepares to split from its parent company at a time when slower sales and online rivals are challenging many bricks-and-mortar chains....
19:17, 09/12/2019

What to buy at Topshop’s sale before its US stores close Fresh-off-the-runway fast fashion is dead. Well, that’s the mood among Topshop and Topman fans stateside. On Thursday, the BBC reported that the British high street retailer will close all of its 11 United States stores, as well as 23 stores th...
20:00, 05/24/2019

Restaurants in stores are trendy again, but their goal is as old as ever At restaurants in Anthropologie, Ralph Lauren and even Capital One bank outlets, it's impossible to forget that they want you to buy more than a salad....
14:51, 05/31/2019

The next OnePlus product to hit stores might not be a smartphone OnePlus has been launching two flagship phones a year for quite a while now, but 2019 marks a turning point in the company’s brief history. For starters, we’ve witnessed OnePlus unveiling not one but three OnePlus 7 phones in the first ha...
18:17, 08/14/2019

Apple’s iPhone and Mac App Stores are down for some users According to Apple’s System Status page on its site, several of its major services are currently experiencing outages. The mobile App Store, Mac App Store, and iTunes Store are all affected, and Apple says that the issues arose at 4:40 ET this ...
23:00, 05/08/2019

Sonic to bring Mini to BMW stores The nation's fifth-largest dealership group is believed to be among the first companies to integrate Mini sales into a BMW dealership after BMW of North America last year gave its Mini retailers who also had BMW stores that option....
06:51, 06/29/2019

Burberry to close one in 10 stores worldwide Clothing company refuses to reveal location of the 38 outlets earmarked for closureBurberry is closing one in 10 stores around the world as part of an overhaul designed to take the luxury fashion brand more upmarket.The 163 year-old company refused t...
18:00, 05/16/2019

Cashierless Stores Make Inroads in U.S. U.S. retailers large and small are pressing ahead with testing the use of artificial intelligence to track what products shoppers pick up and automatically bill them when they walk out the door, eliminating the need for a checkout line....
12:51, 08/13/2019

Toys 'R' Us could come back with six stores and a website Following the custom of well-known retailers that went under as a result of leveraged investments and business moving online, Toys R Us is reportedly close to a comeback. According to Bloomberg, a former executive is pitching plans for a chain with l...
03:34, 06/22/2019

Charming Charlie to close all 261 stores in U.S. TODAY – The retail depression is claiming another victim. Charming Charlie, the accessories store known for organizing its purses, jewelry and apparel by color instead of category, filed for bankruptcy on Thursday for the second time in two yea...
06:51, 07/12/2019

Has your experience at the Apple Stores worsened indeed? Apple has been expanding its retail presence like crazy in the past few years as its iPhone, iPad and Mac sales exploded. There are now 500+ Apple Stores, and tens of thousands of employees that work in retail for Apple.The change of strategy, howeve...
15:17, 05/13/2019

Malls are struggling. But stores in airports are thriving Malls are passé. Brick-and-mortar stores are struggling. So retailers are focusing on winning customers at the one place where people reliably shop at stores: airports....
00:51, 07/23/2019

Best Buy stores will soon offer Apple-certified repairs Today, Apple announced that it's partnering with Best Buy in a push to expand its service network. Customers can now choose from nearly 1,000 Best Buy stores across the US for service and repairs on Apple products. As part of the expansion, Best...
22:34, 06/19/2019

'DuckTales: Remastered' is being pulled from digital stores DuckTales: Remastered, a remake of the beloved NES platformer released in 1989, will soon disappear from digital store shelves. Capcom announced the news in a blog post but, curiously, didn't explain why it was being pulled. If you're not f...
17:34, 08/07/2019

Walgreens plans to close 200 U.S. stores, according to new SEC filing Walgreens is closing 200 U.S. stores, or less than 3% of its U.S. total, the drugstore chain confirmed Tuesday.       ...
20:00, 08/07/2019

Bulletproof backpacks for sale at Arizona stores PHOENIX (KPNX) — In the wake of the Sandy Hook Elementary school shooting that killed 20 children back in 2012, a Florida company called Guard Dog began making bulletproof backpacks. Those backpacks are now available pretty much anywhere you can buy ...
01:34, 08/02/2019

Walgreens to close about 200 stores in United States Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc said on Tuesday it plans to close about 200 U.S. stores and expects to record related pre-tax charges of between $1.9 billion and $2.4 billion....
23:34, 08/06/2019

Toys ‘R’ Us to open new stores ahead of the holidays The makers of Little Tikes, Bratz dolls and L.O.L. Surprise! toys are signing on as the owners of Toys “R” Us gear up to open new stores in time for the holidays. “This market needs a self-standing toy store, that’s for sure,” MGA Entertainment Inc. ...
00:17, 06/23/2019

US Stores Ask Customers Not To Openly Carry Guns US pharmacies CVS and Walgreens and supermarket chain Wegmans on Thursday asked customers not to openly carry firearms in their stores, or not to bring them in at all....
14:51, 09/06/2019

How Wow! Momo Grew From 1 Table To 274 Stores In 11 Years Headquartered at Jadavpur, where it all started in 2008 with a kitchen, two cooks and a table, Wow Momo Foods today fully owns and operates 271 outlets....
06:17, 08/21/2019

Malls struggle while airport stores thrive More retailers are focusing on winning customers at the one place where people reliably shop: airports. When it comes to shopping, malls are struggling but airport stores are soaring. More big brands are opting to invest in airports, hoping travelers...
01:34, 07/24/2019

Barneys files for bankruptcy, will close 15 stores Barneys has gone bust. The luxury retail giant filed for bankruptcy early Tuesday, announcing plans to close 15 stores across the nation. The retailer, which filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in Manhattan federal court, will shutter locations in Las Ve...
17:00, 08/06/2019

Apple Expands Repair Services to Best Buy Stores in the US Apple has partnered consumer electronics retailer Best Buy with the company's nearly 1,000 stores that would provide expert service and repairs for Apple products....
16:00, 06/20/2019

Publix: Please don't openly carry guns into our stores Publix is joining the growing number of retailers asking that customers no longer openly carry guns in their stores in states where open carry is legal....
21:52, 09/12/2019

Sanitary Napkins To Be Sold For Rs 1 At Jan Aushadhi Stores In a massive push for women hygiene, the government will slash price of sanitary napkins sold from its Jan Aushadhi Kendras to just Re 1 per piece from Rs 2.50 currently....
15:17, 08/26/2019

Apple expands repair service to all U.S. Best Buy stores Four-fifths of Apple's U.S. customers will now be able to obtain authorized Apple repairs locally within a 20 minute drive from their homes.Read More...
19:17, 06/19/2019

These stores and restaurants want you to leave your guns at home Target, Chipotle, Starbucks, Panera Bread, Sonic Drive-In are among the growing number of businesses asking consumers to not bring their guns in.       ...
18:51, 09/11/2019

Domino's tests cashless stores and deliveries Domino's is testing cashless stores, with customers only being able to use their card, contactless payments (like ApplePay or Android Pay), PayPal and Instagift cards to buy their pizzas both in store and when they have orders delivered. The tri...
19:51, 07/09/2019

With So Many Vacant Stores, E-Commerce Is Only Part of the Problem Don’t blame all the vacant stores on e-commerce. Sky-high rents are squeezing retailers, too. Although commercial retail rents are down from recent peaks, they haven’t fallen as fast as sales at struggling chains....
17:51, 07/21/2019

Dollar stores are everywhere. That's a problem for poor Americans As dollar stores sweep across America, they are facing growing scrutiny from opponents who argue that discount chains stifle local competition and limit poor communities' access to healthy food....
21:34, 07/21/2019

CVS closing 46 ‘underperforming’ stores around the U.S. The move cost CVS about $135 million as a "store rationalization charge" in its first-quarter earnings report.        ...
03:17, 05/03/2019

Dressbarn plans to start closing all of its nearly 650 stores For now, the Dressbarn website and all stores are open. The company says there are no current changes to its return, refund, or gift card policies.        ...
00:51, 05/21/2019

30 of America’s most popular grocery stores 24/7 Tempo has assembled a list of some of the most popular grocery stores around the country, based on quantity and quality of Yelp reviews.       ...
18:17, 09/12/2019

Disney and Target are teaming up to open stores with each other's help The announcement for Target also comes on the heels of a strong quarterly earnings report, where it showed it drove more people to stores and got them to spend more money there....
00:17, 08/26/2019

Walgreens, CVS ask customers not to open carry in stores Drug store chains CVS and Walgreens announced Thursday they're asking customers to no longer openly carry firearms in stores, less than a week after retail giant Walmart instituted a similar policy....
22:34, 09/05/2019

NYC stores lure shoppers with interactive gambits While retailers may seem gun-shy about inking multi-year leases, savvy brands are snapping up spaces that allow them to market concepts via pop-ups and customer experiences. In these smaller stores, retailers incorporate interactive (and Instagrammab...
10:17, 05/21/2019

CVS to expand health hubs to 1,500 stores by end of 2021 CVS Health Corp said it will offer expanded health services such as nutrition counseling and blood pressure screenings in 1,500 stores by the end of 2021, following through on plans announced during the pharmacy chain's 2018 acquisition of health ins...
13:00, 06/04/2019

Dressbarn going out of business, plans to shutter 650 stores Ascena Retail Group said on Monday it would wind down its women’s budget clothing chain, Dressbarn, shutting about 650 stores in the United States, as it sharpens its focus on profitable brands. Ascena’s shares, which have more than halved this year,...
16:17, 05/21/2019

Sephora closes US stores for diversity training Sephora is closing its U.S. stores for an hour Wednesday morning to host "inclusion workshops" for its 16,000 employees, just over a month after R&B star SZA said she had security called on her while shopping at a store in California....
19:51, 06/05/2019

Target Stores Hit by Technical Snafus Over Weekend Technical problems at Target stores this weekend frustrated shoppers, who were unable to make purchases for two hours on Saturday or use a credit card at some stores on Sunday....
08:51, 06/17/2019

Juul Explores Opening Its Own E-Cigarette Stores in U.S. Juul Labs, the controversial e-cigarette maker, is exploring plans to open its own U.S. retail shops, looking to capitalize on its early dominance of the American market, according to people familiar with the matter....
03:51, 05/31/2019

Grand Closing: Topshop to Shutter All U.S. Stores By now, we’re all well-acquainted with the power of the Fenty Effect, but did the Beyoncé backlash contribute to the closing of Topshop’s U.S. stores?...
09:34, 05/25/2019

Walmart and Nordstrom are building stores that don't sell anything Traditional brick-and-mortar stores alone are not enough to stay ahead in the digital era. America's shoppers want convenient, hassle-free experiences....
19:17, 07/27/2019

Apple announces iPhones can now be repaired at all Best Buy stores in the US Apple and Best Buy have teamed up to make it easier for iPhone owners to have their devices repaired when the need arises. The Cupertino-based company announced that all Best Buy stores in the United States will now be able to provide expert service ...
23:00, 06/19/2019

New Cray supercomputer will safeguard US nuclear stores The US Department of Energy (DOE) and the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) have announced that Cray will build the NNSA's first exascale supercomputer, called El Capitan for $600m, which will be used to help manage the US' nu...
22:18, 08/13/2019

All Avenue stores closing, liquidation now underway Plus-size retailer the Avenue will close its 222 stores in 33 states, according to a press release from liquidation company Hilco Merchant Resources.       ...
21:17, 08/14/2019

Hudson's Bay to close Dutch stores -newspaper Canadian retailer Hudson's Bay will close its Dutch stores by the end of 2019, laying off some 1,400 employees, the Dutch business daily Financieel Dagblad reported on Saturday....
22:17, 08/31/2019

These are the restaurants and stores open on Memorial Day. Plus, who is closed Costco is closed for Memorial Day but most major retailers and restaurant chains are open for the holiday Monday and several will be running sales.        ...
10:34, 05/24/2019

VW's Electrify America to build more EV chargers at Walmart stores Volkswagen AG unit Electrify America will significantly expand its U.S. network of electric vehicle charging stations at Walmart Inc store locations with an emphasis on America's heartland states, the two companies said on Thursday....
16:34, 06/06/2019

Walmart removes images of violence in stores after shooting FILE = In this Dec. 15, 2010 file photo, a view of the entertainment section of a Wal-Mart store is seen in Alexandria, Va. Walmart is taking down all signs and displays from its stores that depict violence, following a mass shooting at its El Paso, ...
23:00, 08/09/2019

Family Dollar to begin selling alcohol in 1,000 stores MATTHEWS, N.C. (CNN Newsource) – Discount retailer Family Dollar is adding booze to boost sales. According to USA Today, about 1,000 stores will start selling alcohol. The chain announced in March it will close nearly 400 stores this year on to...
01:34, 05/31/2019

Microsoft closes its 'specialty stores' in mall kiosks Microsoft has closed its remaining specialty stores, or in-mall kiosks, and appears to be consolidating its retail presence around full-fledged brick-and-mortar stores....
22:00, 06/04/2019

CVS, Walgreens urge against openly carrying guns in stores NEW YORK (AP) — Drug chains CVS and Walgreens, as well as grocery chain Wegmans Food Market, have joined the chorus of retailers requesting that customers refrain from openly carrying firearms in their stores even where state laws allow it. The annou...
15:34, 09/06/2019

Barneys Files for Bankruptcy, Plans to Close Most Stores The luxury retailer filed for bankruptcy protection and reached an agreement for a financing package to give the luxury retailer time to find a buyer, as the company plans to close several stores....
09:00, 08/06/2019

Apple Stores add augmented reality [AR]T installations and lessons Apple is debuting a series of augmented reality sessions and features developed in partnership with the New Museum and a handful of artists.Read More...
19:34, 07/30/2019

Ascena to wind down Dressbarn business, shut 650 stores Ascena Retail Group Inc said on Monday it would wind down its women's budget clothing chain, Dressbarn, shutting about 650 stores in the United States, as it sharpens its focus on profitable brands....
00:34, 05/21/2019

Should Walmart, Kroger and other retailers ban carrying guns in stores? After shootings at Walmart, Kroger, Waffle House, Macy's and others, are you comfortable visiting a business where patrons can bring their weapons?       ...
23:34, 08/09/2019

Walmart, of course, tops the list of the 20 most popular stores in America Walmart, McDonald's and Starbucks top 24/7 Wall St.'s list of the top 20 stores in the U.S. Drug stores and convenience stores also made the list.        ...
13:34, 05/29/2019

Sears Duels With Ex-CEO Lampert Over Deal That Saved Some Stores Former Sears Holdings Corp. Chief Executive Edward Lampert is caught up in a legal feud between the collapsed retailer he once led and the new Sears formed from assets he purchased in a bankruptcy sale, with each side accusing the other of not paying...
02:00, 05/29/2019

Fallout 76 Players Can Now Set Up Their Own Stores, But Bethesda Taxes Their Goods “In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes,” wrote Benjamin Franklin in 1789 letter. Fallout 76 players have long been acquainted with the first, but following the addition of a new vending machine mechanic, they are bei...
15:34, 05/09/2019

Toys 'R' Us returns with 'STEAM' workshops and smaller stores In time for the holidays, Toys "R" Us parent company Tru Kids is planning to open two permanent stores. This time around, the stores will include things like theaters for movies and video games, STEAM (Science Technology Engineering Art and Math) wor...
18:00, 07/18/2019

Raspberry Pi 4 hits stores with faster CPU, 4K video, and RAM options A new quad-core ARM Cortex-A72 processor enables the Pi 4 to display 4K video on two monitors at once and offer OpenGL ES 3.0 3D graphics for games.Read More...
10:17, 06/24/2019

Tariffs on Mexican Imports Would Hit More Than Avocados in Grocery Stores President Trump’s threat to slap escalating tariffs on Mexican imports could drive up the price of tomatoes, strawberries and many other foods in U.S. supermarkets and restaurants....
13:34, 06/02/2019

GNC plans to close up to 900 stores with a focus on mall locations Vitamin and supplements retailer GNC plans to close up to 900 stores in the next three years with big cuts to mall locations expected.       ...
06:00, 07/23/2019

Player-Run Stores Have Made Fallout 76 A Much Nicer Place Fallout 76's latest patch has come with a number of changes, but the most notable has been vending machines that players can build to sell items to others who visit their bases. By running a wire from a power generator to the vending machine, pla...
17:17, 05/20/2019

Redmi 7 Goes on Open Sale via Amazon, Mi.com, Mi Home Stores The Redmi 7's biggest highlight is its Aura Smoke gradient design, apart from its large 4,000mAh battery, Snapdragon 632 SoC, and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection....
12:17, 05/20/2019

High-precision technique stores cellular “memory” in DNA Using a technique that can precisely edit DNA bases, MIT researchers have created a way to store complex “memories” in the DNA of living cells, including human cells. The new system, known as DOMINO, can be used to record the intensity, duration, ...
19:51, 08/22/2019

Reliance Industries set to bring Tiffany stores to India India's Reliance Industries Ltd is partnering with iconic U.S.-based luxury jeweller Tiffany & Co to open a line of stores in the country, adding yet another marquee name to its growing portfolio of brands....
15:34, 08/07/2019

Instagrammers pose for pics at luxury furniture stores now They sprawl on fine velveteen sofas, emerge from restrooms suddenly clad in prom dresses, and occasionally attempt picnics below $12,000 lighting fixtures, but Instagrammers are the future, luxury design brands say, and they’re increasingly welcome. ...
17:51, 05/03/2019

Women’s Clothing Chain Dressbarn to Close its 650 Stores (NEW YORK) — Dressbarn, the women’s clothing chain that’s been around for nearly 60 years, is closing all 650 of its stores. The company’s chief financial officer, Steven Taylor, said Dressbarn has not been operating at an ...
20:34, 05/21/2019

LG's new soundbar range with Dolby Atmos arrives in stores Announced at CES 2019, LG's impressive 2019 soundbar range is now finally available to buy in the US, UK, and Australia.Each of LG's three premium models also includes full Google Assistant integration, allowing users to issue voice command...
15:51, 05/15/2019

U.S. Delays Some China Tariffs Until Stores Stock Up for Holidays President Trump pushed off imposing a new 10 percent tariff on cellphones, laptop computers, toys and other goods until Dec. 15. Some other items were excluded altogether....
01:51, 08/14/2019

Apple starts selling diabetes monitors in its stores Apple's health push now includes more tools for diabetics. Apple retail stores have started carrying a diabetes tracking product -- in this case, One Drop's blood glucose monitor. It's not a continuous monitor (you have to lance your...
20:51, 06/27/2019

Fred's closing 104 more stores in summer, see the list Fred's is closing 104 more stores, which represent 18% of the company. Mississippi, Arkansas, Georgia and Tennessee losing the most locations.        ...
07:34, 05/17/2019

Toys ‘R’ Us plans a cautious comeback with 2 stores this fall The first two new Toys ‘R’ Us stores will open in November as part of a small comeback of the defunct iconic toy chain in the US. Plans for a Toys ‘R’ Us comeback were first reported by The Post in January. Richard Barry, a fo...
00:00, 07/19/2019

What Restaurants, Supermarkets, and Stores Are Open July 4th, 2019 Independence Day is a holiday for most folks in America, which means a lot of your friends and family likely have the day off as do a lot of people working at places you might frequent, such as a restaurant, supermarket, or store. That’s great, in th...
21:17, 07/04/2019

We visited nearly 40 stores in 3 months, and the messiest of the bunch is also one of the most successful right now (TGT) Shoshy Ciment/Business Insider We've visited nearly 40 stores in the last three months. The state of each store often revealed a lot about the company's struggles as a whole. Sears, Target, and the Vitamin Shoppe were some of the messiest stores we...
18:51, 09/17/2019

Prime Day is over—but you can still find massive savings at these stores Prime Day 2019 might be over, but you can still get huge savings at Nordstrom, Anthropologie, and so many other big retailers right now.       ...
20:17, 07/17/2019

New stores help shield Primark from high street malaise Primark says it is on course to report annual sales and profit growth, as the wider high street continues to be gripped by a costs and consumer confidence crisis....
08:51, 09/09/2019

64% back Dunkin's war on stores hiring illegal workers A majority of voters, Republicans and Democrats, back efforts by world famous doughnut maker Dunkin' to take back stores from franchisees who refuse to use the E-Verify system to make sure workers are documented....
17:51, 07/12/2019

Walmart To Keep Selling Guns Despite Recent Shootings At Its Stores Despite two deadly shootings at its stores in less than a week, American retail giant Walmart has no plans to stop selling guns and ammunition, a spokesman said Sunday....
08:34, 08/05/2019

Volkswagen Expands Network With First City & Pop-up Stores In India German auto giant has inaugurated its first city and pop-up stores in India, in a bid to expand its presence and touchpoints in the country. The manufacturer opened its first City store at Richmond......
19:00, 05/14/2019

CVS will bring hundreds of SmileDirectClub shops to its stores this year CVS Health will open "hundreds" of SmileDirectClub locations inside its stores this year, with plans to open more than 1,000 locations over the next two years, the drugstore chain announced Thursday....
18:34, 04/28/2019

AutoCanada rebrands U.S. stores, looks to sell 4 as part of turnaround AutoCanada has rebranded its nine U.S. locations as the Leader Automotive Group under a turnaround plan that includes selling underperforming stores, Canada's lone publicly traded dealership group said....
03:00, 08/10/2019

Four men wanted in thefts at Oro Valley, Tucson Target stores TUCSON – Four men are sought in connection to a string of thefts that occurred at Target locations in Oro Valley and Tucson, Oro Valley Police Department released Monday morning. #metaslider_307762_filmstrip.flexslider .slides li ...
05:34, 08/20/2019

San Francisco to join list of those banning cashless stores SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco is about to require brick-and-mortar retailers to take cash as payment. If approved by the Board of Supervisors at a meeting Tuesday, San Francisco would join Philadelphia and New Jersey in banning a growing paperle...
09:51, 05/07/2019

Barneys New York files for bankruptcy, several stores closing The iconic high-end retailer Barneys has filed for bankruptcy. Veuer’s Maria Mercedes Galuppo has more.       ...
14:34, 08/06/2019

After massive Target outage, some stores say registers running again Target shoppers are posting to social media about long waits at the checkout line and then leaving stores empty-handed Saturday afternoon.       ...
22:34, 06/15/2019

Which stores besides Walmart, Kroger want you to leave guns at home Walmart and Kroger join other chains that are carrying out policies and posting signs asking customers to not openly carry guns in their stores.       ...
12:34, 09/05/2019

Fred's closing another 49 stores this summer, see the list Discount retailer Fred's announced a third round of closings since April with 49 more stores to shutter. The combined closures represent 56% of chain.       ...
20:51, 06/21/2019

Sephora Closes All U.S. Stores for 1-Hour ‘Inclusion Workshop’ (NEW YORK) — Sephora closed all of its U.S. stores for an hour Wednesday to host “inclusion workshops” for its 16,000 employees, just over a month after R&B star SZA said she had security called on her while shopping at a store in C...
21:17, 06/05/2019

Huawei Mate 30 Pro to be unveiled just before the iPhone 11 hits stores We’re reasonably confident that the iPhone 11 will hit stores on September 20th, considering all the recent leaks, including a revelation that comes directly from Apple. But other leaks are now saying that one of the iPhone 11’s biggest r...
07:17, 08/17/2019

These stores are treating teachers to back-to-school discounts Some stores are treating teachers with special back-to-school discounts or holding events. Some have ongoing programs.       ...
18:34, 07/13/2019

Amazon touts record Prime Day 2019 sales, device sales and provides boost for e-commerce overall Amazon's 48 hour Prime Day sale drove the company's biggest day of new Prime sign-ups. Meanwhile, Adobe Analytics found Prime Day boosted retail sales overall....
17:34, 07/17/2019

How to boost the health of your sales org by hyping up your sales team (VB Live) The quality of your sales force has a direct, accumulating, impact on your business. Learn how SMBs build and grow world-class sales organizations.Read More...
23:34, 09/12/2019

Plant-based egg alternative JUST Egg rolling out to Kroger stores nationwide JUST Egg, an egg alternative made from mung bean, this month will be on the shelves in 2,100 Kroger-owned stores around the country.       ...
03:20, 08/19/2019

Video game retailer GameStop closing 180 to 200 stores globally GameStop is closing between 180 and 200 underperforming stores globally by the end of this fiscal year, officials announced Tuesday.       ...
18:51, 09/11/2019

Disney to launch 25 stores inside Target nationwide on October 4 Walt Disney Co and Target Corp announced a collaboration on Sunday that will open 25 Disney stores inside select Target locations nationwide on Oct. 4, with plans for 40 additional sites by October next year....
06:51, 08/26/2019

New life coming to West Chelsea’s Terminal Stores building From 19th century freight warehouse, to 20th century disco, to 21st century cutting-edge office mecca — that’s the colorful past and prospective future of West Chelsea’s massive Terminal Stores building. Joint-venture partners L&L Holding Co., Norman...
09:34, 09/17/2019

REFILE-Ascena to wind down Dressbarn business, shut 650 stores Ascena Retail Group Inc said on Monday it would wind down its women's budget clothing chain, Dressbarn, shutting about 650 stores in the United States, as it sharpens its focus on profitable brands....
01:17, 05/21/2019

App stores pull dating apps after FTC warning about underage users You'd think that dating app developers would be sure to keep children from signing up, but that's not always the case. Apple and Google have removed three Wildec dating apps (FastMeet, Meet24 and Meet4U) from their respective stores after ...
10:00, 05/07/2019

T-Mobile hopes to reel you in with free Taco Bell at its stores T-Mobile has a simple way to draw you into its stores: it's straight-up bribing you with free food. The carrier is partnering with Taco Bell on "T-MoBell" (yes, we know) pop-up stores at signature T-Mobile locations in Chicago, Los Angeles and ...
18:51, 07/16/2019

"India's A Big Market": Coming Soon, Tiffany Stores In Delhi, Mumbai Tiffany will start with two stores -- one in New Delhi and another in Mumbai -- that will carry the same assortment of silver and gold bracelets, necklaces and rings available in other markets, along......
07:17, 08/29/2019

Costco is closed for Labor Day, but here are the stores and restaurants staying open Most major retailers and restaurant chains are open Monday, though some will have special holiday hours. Many pharmacies will be closed.       ...
16:51, 08/30/2019

This week in tech history: The first Apple Watch hits stores At Engadget, we spend every day looking at how technology will shape the future. But it's also important to look back at how far we've come. That's what This Week in Tech History does. Join us every weekend for a recap of historical te...
00:34, 04/29/2019

Foot Locker is opening massive 'Power' stores across the US, with Nike's help Foot Locker's massive new Power store in NYC marks the first time Nike has put its own technology into another retailer's bricks-and-mortar shop....
19:34, 08/09/2019

Kroger asks customers not to openly carry guns in its stores (CNN) – Kroger is asking customers not to openly carry guns into its stores. The request comes after Walmart made a similar announcement on Tuesday. Kroger says it will also call on lawmakers to pass gun reform laws, such as requiring stronger backgr...
21:51, 09/04/2019

Uhh, Part of the Facility Where Russia Stores Smallpox and Ebola Exploded блядь! An explosion at Russia’s State Research Centre of Virology and Biotechnology (Vector) resulted in a fire, glass blown out throughout the building, and one worker suffering third degree burns on Monday, according to the Bulletin of Atomic Scien...
16:17, 09/17/2019

CVS to close some unprofitable stores as pharmacy chain looks to expand new HealthHUBs CVS Health signaled it may close more stores, even as it redesigns some of its locations to focus more on health services Tuesday at the company's investor day....
19:17, 06/04/2019

Fred's to close all of its stores in Chapter 11 bankruptcy liquidation Discount merchandise retailer and pharmacy chain Fred's filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Monday with plans to close all of its stores.       ...
00:17, 09/10/2019

After shooting tragedies, Cochise Sheriff will increase patrols in big stores COCHISE COUNTY, Ariz. – In light of the recent shooting tragedies in El Paso and Dayton, one local Sheriff wants to make sure his community is safe. Sheriff Mark J. Dannels of Cochise County said in a tweet his Department would increase patrols...
06:34, 08/09/2019

Charming Charlie going out of business, will close all 261 stores in Chapter 11 bankruptcy Jewelry and accessories retailer Charming Charlie filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Thursday with plans to close all of its 261 stores in 38 states.       ...
18:17, 07/11/2019

Sephora to shut U.S. stores for day of diversity training after racial incident LVMH's Sephora beauty chain said it will close all its U.S. stores, distribution centers and corporate offices on Wednesday to conduct diversity training for employees, a move that follows a racial incident involving a Grammy-nominated singer....
05:51, 06/03/2019

U.S. to Delay Some China Tariffs Until Stores Stock Up for Holiday Shoppers The office of the United States trade representative said it would push off imposing new tariffs on cellphones, laptop computers, toys and other goods until Dec. 15....
19:19, 08/13/2019

Walmart announces executive shuffle to further integrate stores and digital Walmart is making further organizational changes as it continues to integrate its store and digital operations and leadership, according to a memo obtained by CNBC that was sent by CEO Doug McMillon to the retailer's employees....
20:17, 07/19/2019

Nordstrom finally brings its mini 'Local' stores to New York On Thursday morning, one of the stores opened up in Manhattan on the Upper East Side, at 1273 3rd Ave. Later this month, a Nordstrom Local will open in the West Village neighborhood, at 13 7th Ave....
07:52, 09/06/2019

Dressbarn announces 53 stores will close in August and nine in July. Is yours on the list? Dressbarn is on target to close its 650 stores by the end of the year, the retailer announced Thursday. Fifty-three stores will close in August.       ...
01:34, 07/19/2019

Plant-based meat alternatives crowd U.S. grocery stores Plant-based meat alternatives have seen booming interest from consumers, prompting a growing number of companies to enter the space in hopes of carving out a spot for their products in the competitive supermarket aisle....
22:34, 08/19/2019

Sephora to shut U.S. stores for diversity training after racial incident LVMH's Sephora beauty chain said it will close all its U.S. stores, distribution centers and corporate offices on Wednesday to conduct diversity training for employees, a move that follows a racial incident involving a Grammy-nominated singer....
02:34, 06/03/2019

Sears, back from liquidation, opens first 'Home & Life' stores Retailer Sears took its first steps Friday in relaunching as a smaller, boutique-type chain by opening its first scaled-down store locations in the United States....
02:17, 05/25/2019

Sephora to close its stores June 5 for diversity training after SZA says she was profiled Sephora by Michael Seachang / Flickr By Janelle Griffith Sephora will close more than 400 stores in the United States on the morning of June 5 to host inclusion workshops for its employees, according to a statement posted on the company’s websi...
19:34, 06/03/2019

Dressbarn to close 53 stores in August, saying the wind down of the business is 'on target' Ascena on Thursday said the winding down of its Dressbarn business is on target amid chatter the business would be forced to file for bankruptcy to break leases. It said 53 stores are expected to shut by the end of August....
00:00, 07/19/2019

Walmart uses AI camera tech to track checkout theft at 1,000 stores Walmart's early use of AI at its stores isn't just for the sake of convenience. The retailer has confirmed to Business Insider that it's using camera-based computer vision tech to deter theft and losses at its checkouts (including sel...
04:51, 06/23/2019

Under siege in Nigeria, South African businesses shut stores South African companies MTN and Shoprite closed stores in Nigeria on Wednesday in the face of attacks targeting their premises in retaliation to similar violence in their home country....
20:17, 09/04/2019

Apple's India-made top-end iPhones to hit stores next month-source Apple Inc's top-end iPhones, assembled in India by Foxconn's local unit, are likely to hit Indian stores next month, a source said, potentially helping the tech giant drop prices in the world's second-biggest smartphone market....
20:00, 07/11/2019

When are Payless stores closing? It depends but some are staying open longer Payless ShoeSource originally said all U.S. stores would close by the end of May 2019. Now the footwear chain says some stores will be open in June.        ...
08:51, 05/22/2019

Reliance Industries ''New Commerce'' To Digitally Connect Grocery Stores Speaking to shareholders at RIL's 42nd Annual General Meeting, Mr Ambani said that the trials of Reliance Retail's digital commerce venture have delivered positive results....
15:34, 08/12/2019

Amazon speeds up shipping, but rivals' stores buck its challenge Amazon's promise of one-day shipping threatens to upend the retail sector, but its rivals' physical stores give the likes of Walmart and Target powerful assets that Amazon itself is scrambling to match....
18:17, 04/29/2019

Walmart to Pull Violent Video Game Signage From Stores Walmart said on Friday it has asked employees at its stores in the United States to take down signs and playable demos of violent video games but made no changes to its policy on selling firearms....
08:34, 08/10/2019

Barneys Nears Bankruptcy Filing With Plans to Close Most Stores Barneys is preparing to file for bankruptcy and nearing an agreement with lenders for a financing package that would give the luxury retailer time to find a buyer, according to people familiar with the matter....
06:00, 08/06/2019

Black rag dolls meant to be slammed against walls pulled from stores Black-colored rag dolls meant to be abused and thrown against a wall when “things don’t go well” were yanked from New Jersey store shelves this week after the toys were deemed racist and offensive....
12:51, 07/28/2019

Walmart suing Tesla after seven fires at stores that were using solar panels In the lawsuit filed in New York, Walmart says fires broke out at seven stores between 2012 and 2018 and caused millions of dollars in damage.       ...
06:51, 08/21/2019

No, Walmart Isn't Telling Its Stores To Remove Violent Video Games One day after Walmart asked employees to remove signage for “violent” video games, a news report said that Walmart is going one step further and ceasing sales for most video games. According to a Walmart representative speaking with Kotaku, that is n...
08:00, 08/10/2019

Chinese startup Xiaohongshu's app pulled from China Android stores Chinese startup Xiaohongshu, which allows users to post product reviews and share shopping experiences, said on Thursday it will conduct a self-examination and correct its content after its app was removed from Android stores in China this week....
12:34, 08/01/2019

Read this: Let’s take a closer look at all the stores in Stranger Things’ Starcourt Mall Sure, the special effects in Stranger Things 3 were impressive, with exploding rats and a spider-y Mind Flayer and powerful Russian lasers trying to re-open the portal into the Upside Down. But…did you notice the endless stacks of bright ’80s clothes...
22:34, 07/12/2019

This brand returns to Mattress Firm stores after bitter feud Mattress Firm and the maker of Tempur-Pedic are getting back together after a dispute over accusations the retailer was selling lookalike products.       ...
18:00, 06/18/2019

Costco is closed July 4th, but here are the stores and restaurants staying open Costco is closed for Independence Day but Chick-fil-A is open along with most major retailers and restaurant chains are open for Thursday's holiday.       ...
20:51, 07/04/2019

Bath & Body Works closing 24 stores while opening 46 new locations Bath & Body Works is closing 24 stores, open 46 and renovating 175 in 2019, according to parent company L Brands.        ...
05:17, 05/23/2019

Apple's India-made top-end iPhones to hit stores next month: source Apple Inc's top-end iPhones, assembled in India by Foxconn's local unit, are likely to hit Indian stores next month, a source said, potentially helping the tech giant drop prices in the world's second-biggest smartphone market....
19:34, 07/11/2019

The FDA Has Finally Approved the Impossible Burger to Be Sold at Grocery Stores Despite a flashy debut at CES 2019 for version 2.0 of its Impossible Burger, Impossible Foods has only been able to sell its plant-based fake meat patties to restaurants and fast food joints. But the FDA has finally given its approval for a key blood...
20:34, 08/01/2019

The Global Helium Shortage Has Gotten So Bad, Party City Is Closing 45 Stores Helium is an essential chemical element used in MRI scanners, rocket fuel tanks, and floating party balloons. It’s also a finite natural resource, and a global shortage has made it harder to sell balloons at Party City, which is now closing 45 stores...
01:34, 05/11/2019

Toys R Us workers win $2 million severance settlement year after stores closed A judge approved the settlement for 33,000 former Toys R Us employees who lost their jobs last year when the toy chain closed all stores.       ...
00:51, 06/28/2019

Card skimming hack targets 201 campus stores in North America The infamous Magecart card skimming hack has been used to make life miserable for college students. Trend Micro has discovered that a hacking group, currently nicknamed Mirrorthief, relied on the scripting technique to steal card data from 201 onlin...
08:17, 05/06/2019

Barneys New York files for bankruptcy and announces 15 closing stores. See the list. Barneys New York has filed for bankruptcy protection and will close 15 of its 22 stores, the luxury retailer announced in a statement Tuesday.       ...
14:34, 08/06/2019

Kohl's to close its Off/Aisle discount stores after four years in operation Kohl's will close its four Off/Aisle stores, ending a four-year-old foray into discount retailing, the company told employees Tuesday.       ...
02:00, 06/12/2019

Sephora to shut US stores for diversity training after SZA racial profiling claim R&B singer SZA, who is black, said in April she was racially profiled at a Sephora store in CalabasasThe Sephora beauty chain will close all its US stores, distribution centers and corporate offices on Wednesday to conduct diversity training for empl...
16:00, 06/03/2019

Sephora to shut US stores for a day to conduct diversity training after racial incident LVMH's Sephora beauty chain said it will close all its U.S. stores, distribution centers and corporate offices on Wednesday to conduct diversity training for employees, a move that follows a racial incident involving a Grammy-nominated singer....
06:00, 06/03/2019

Dollar General built an empire on no-frills stores. Now it's going high tech Dollar General built a discount empire out of no-frills stores that sell snacks and household staples to budget-conscious buyers. Now it has to go high tech to keep up with customer demand and to stave off competition....
22:34, 05/14/2019

Sephora closing stores for diversity training day following Sza's accusation of profiling Sephora is shutting down its stores across the U.S. for one day. The chain says employees will participate in diversity training.        ...
21:17, 06/04/2019

Walmart sues Tesla after solar panels catch fire at stores So much for Tesla's renewed solar power efforts getting off to a good start. Walmart has sued Tesla after rooftop solar panels on seven of the retailer's stores caught fire, allegedly due to poor safety practices. Tesla supposedly didn�...
10:51, 08/21/2019

Kroger joins Walmart in asking shoppers not to openly carry guns in stores Kroger on Tuesday followed Walmart in asking shoppers not to openly carry guns in any of its stores, in states where "open carry" is allowed, unless they are authorized law enforcement officers....
02:34, 09/04/2019

Toys ‘R’ Us, Back From the Dead, Will Reportedly Open U.S. Stores Just in Time for the Holidays (Bloomberg) — Maybe American kids will only have to live through one Christmas without Toys ‘R’ Us. About a year after shuttering U.S. operations, the remnant of the defunct toy chain is set to return this holiday season by opening ...
03:51, 06/22/2019

Sephora closes all US stores for diversity training after racial profiling allegation Beauty chain acts after singer SZA says security was called on her, but many experts are sceptical of such training’s effectivenessThe beauty chain Sephora is closing its US stores for an hour on Wednesday morning to hold diversity training for the c...
20:34, 06/05/2019

UPDATE 4-Sephora to shut U.S. stores for diversity training after racial incident LVMH's Sephora beauty chain said it will close all its U.S. stores, distribution centers and corporate offices for an hour on Wednesday to conduct diversity training for employees, a move that follows a racial incident involving a Grammy-nominated si...
22:51, 06/03/2019

Wary Florida residents hit the gas pumps and stores but keep an eye on Dorian's track With storm still days away, store shelves are stripped of bottled water, some fuel shortages reported on state's east coast.        ...
18:17, 08/30/2019

The 117-year rise and fall of JCPenney, one of America's largest department stores (JCP) Flickr/Mike Mozart JCPenney is one of the largest department stores in the country, with more than 800 brick-and-mortar locations. After nearly 120 years in business, JCPenney may not recover from years of consistently slumping sales and poor perfor...
21:34, 06/03/2019

Amazon says small business owners earn $90,000 a year from selling in its stores According to Amazon's new small business impact report, entrepreneurs earn an average of $90,000 per year in Amazon sales.        ...
17:17, 05/07/2019

Hot dog, hamburger buns sold at Walmart, Target, Publix and other stores recalled Flowers Foods is recalling baked products due to the potential presence of plastic. Products were sold at Walmart, Target, Publix and other stores.       ...
10:51, 07/11/2019

Impossible Foods gets FDA approval to sell fake meat in grocery stores Fake meat is coming to a barbecue near you. Impossible Foods has been granted approval by the FDA to sell its plant-based meat in US grocery stores this fall, reported Bloomberg. After expressing some initial doubts, the agency formally ruled that so...
05:34, 08/01/2019

Whole Foods eliminating plastic straws from US stores in July. Expect new chicken, too. Whole Foods Market is eliminating disposable plastic straws from its stores in the U.S., Canada and the United Kingdom in July.        ...
19:17, 05/20/2019

Sephora to close its stores for company-wide diversity training on June 5 Sephora is following in the footsteps of Nike, Starbucks and Papa Johns by hosting diversity training after SZA tweeted she was racially profiled.        ...
17:17, 05/30/2019

Bargain shopping for video games, gaming accessories can pay off at dollar stores Video game junkies can find treasures at dollar stores. The bargains include headphones, batteries, chargers, other accessories and 'Titanfall 2.'        ...
16:00, 05/25/2019

Target's new Good & Gather brand will arrive in stores Sept. 15 Target's Good & Gather will have 2,000 products from dairy to produce, ready-made pastas and meats to granola bars and sparkling water.       ...
01:00, 08/20/2019

Costco is closed for Fourth of July, but here are the stores and restaurants staying open Costco is closed for Independence Day but most major retailers and restaurant chains are open for Thursday's holiday. Some will have specials, too.       ...
12:51, 07/02/2019

Stores Could Just Ban Guns, but Open-Carry Foes Back Requests as a Step Gun control groups applauded moves by Walmart and others, while gun rights groups seem unworried. Retailers say they were trying to strike a balance....
08:17, 09/10/2019

UPDATE 2-Sephora to shut U.S. stores for day of diversity training after racial incident LVMH's Sephora beauty chain said it will close all its U.S. stores, distribution centers and corporate offices on Wednesday to conduct diversity training for employees, a move that follows a racial incident involving a Grammy-nominated singer....
05:34, 06/03/2019

These stores offer teachers discounts and are holding events. Is your favorite included? Target, Walmart, Michaels, Barnes & Noble and other stores are offering teachers discounts or holding events. Find out if your store is participating.       ...
18:17, 07/11/2019

Payless, CVS and Victoria's Secret are just some of the brands closing stores in 2019 While 2019 is on track to be a record year for store closings, it's not expected to bring the same amount of empty retail space as last year.        ...
03:17, 05/03/2019

UPDATE 1-Sephora to shut U.S. stores for diversity training after racial incident LVMH's Sephora beauty chain said it will close all its U.S. stores, distribution centers and corporate offices on Wednesday to conduct diversity training for employees, a move that follows a racial incident involving a Grammy-nominated singer....
03:34, 06/03/2019

Trigo raises $22 million to challenge Amazon Go with automated grocery stores Trigo is one of several startups to target supermarkets with automated cashierless technology that allows customers to shop without stopping to pay.Read More...
15:34, 09/16/2019

Walmart Shooting in El Paso Renews Attention on Crime Frequency at Its Stores The massacre raised new questions about why the retailer has been the source of so many calls to police departments, and whether it has done enough to deter crime....
05:00, 08/06/2019

Party City shuts down stores, partly blames helium shortages The New Jersey-based party supplies company did not release a list of affected stores but said the closures will take place throughout 2019.        ...
16:34, 05/10/2019

Party City says it is closing 45 stores amid a global helium shortage Is the party over for Party City? The New Jersey-based retailer says it will close 45 stores, which represents about 5% of locations.        ...
05:17, 05/10/2019

CVS, Payless and Victoria's Secret are just some of the brands closing stores in 2019 While 2019 is on track to be a record year for store closings, it's not expected to bring the same amount of empty retail space as last year.        ...
12:17, 05/03/2019

Chinese group sells Hamleys toy stores to India's Reliance Industries Hamleys, the world's oldest toy retailer, is set to pass from Chinese to Indian control after Reliance Industries Ltd said it had agreed to buy the British high street icon in a deal worth $88.5 million....
17:00, 05/10/2019

Amazon says small business owners make $90,000 a year from selling in its stores According to Amazon's new small business impact report, entrepreneurs earn an average of $90,000 per year in Amazon sales.        ...
20:34, 05/09/2019

Abercrombie & Fitch will sell Green Growth Brands' CBD products in more than 160 stores Abercrombie & Fitch is going to sell Green Growth Brand's CDB-infused body-care products like lip balms and sugar scrubs in more than 160 stores....
15:00, 06/27/2019

Brazil's top fuel distributor receives 5 partnership bids for stores- source Petrobras Distribuidora SA , Brazil's largest fuel distributor, has received five bids from retailers to partner for the operation of its convenience stores in gas stations, one source with knowledge of the matter said on Thursday....
20:00, 05/02/2019

Amazon Alexa stores voice recordings for as long as it likes (and shares them too) Back in April, it emerged that Amazon employees could be listening to recordings of Amazon Echo speaker users' conversations with Alexa – and now, it's been revealed that those recordings can be kept indefinitely by the com...
19:34, 07/03/2019

Less is more? Inditex cuts stores but boosts space in home market Spain The list of retail casualties shutting up shop seems to grow by the month but Inditex, the world's largest clothing retailer, is still betting on its network of physical stores to drive growth....
09:51, 06/20/2019

Walmart to no longer sell certain ammunition, ask customers to stop open carry in stores Walmart will stop selling certain forms of ammunition, and call on Congress, Trump to pass background checks legislation       ...
01:34, 09/04/2019

Power outages hit parts of Manhattan sending subway stations, stores into darkness Power outages were reported across Times Square, Upper West Side and parts of midtown early Saturday evening, sending train stations, movie theaters and department stores into darkness....
03:51, 07/14/2019

Walmart tells staff to pull violent video game signage from stores Walmart Inc said on Friday it has asked employees at its stores in the United States to take down signs and playable demos of violent video games but made no changes to its policy on selling firearms....
19:34, 08/09/2019

Dressbarn chain begins ‘wind-down’ phase, set to close all 650 stores The clothing store Dressbarn announced it was going out of business and will eventually shut down 650 stores. Veuer’s Justin Kircher has the story.        ...
17:00, 05/21/2019

UPS to get space in CVS, Michaels, Advance Auto Parts stores for package shipping, pickup UPS plans to add package-pickup-or-send sites to CVS Pharmacy, Michael's and Advance Auto Parts stores throughout the country.       ...
06:34, 07/24/2019

Stocks to Watch: HP, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Intuit, Target, Ross Stores Companies with shares expected to trade actively in Friday’s session include HP, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Intuit, Target, Ross Stores, Autodesk and Splunk....
20:17, 05/24/2019

Apple continues expanding into health care by selling its first diabetes product in stores The introduction of the $69.95 monitor is a prime example of how Apple is increasingly breaking into the health space by making the iPhone and Apple Watch a key hub for people's personal health....
15:00, 06/27/2019

Watch: Sledgehammer-wielding goons jack $300k in goods from two Apple Stores Six people broke into two Australian Apple Stores early this morning, making off with nearly $300,000 worth of products. The group, according to a Facebook post by the Western Australia Police Force, used a sledgehammer to gain entry to both stores. ...
23:00, 09/03/2019

Sephora to shut US stores for diversity training after racial incident involving singer SZA Sephora will close all its U.S. stores, distribution centers and corporate offices for an hour on Wednesday to conduct diversity training for employees, following a racial incident involving a Grammy-nominated singer....
01:34, 06/04/2019

Apple Shuts Hong Kong Stores Early as Fears of Lawlessness Rise Tech giant Apple shut its stores early citywide on Monday, as fears of escalating violence and spiraling lawlessness linked to weekslong protests spurred concern among businesses and the public....
14:17, 07/22/2019

RPT-Wall St Week Ahead-Investors look at dollar stores as U.S. recession fears increase More investors are watching the shares of discount retailers like Dollar General Corp and Dollar Tree Inc, which perform better during economic downturns, in the hopes of gauging changes in consumer behavior, though higher tariffs may erode the compa...
18:51, 08/25/2019

Walmart ‘respectfully’ asks shoppers to stop openly carrying guns in stores Walmart announced Tuesday it is ending the sale of some types of ammunition, and is “respectfully requesting” that shoppers stop openly carrying firearms into its stores, even in states where it’s legal. The changes were revealed in...
23:00, 09/03/2019

These stores and restaurants are open Fourth of July 2019: Walmart, Aldi, Hooters The majority of malls, stores and restaurants are open for the Fourth of July 2019. Here's a look at some of the major chains open Thursday.       ...
12:51, 07/02/2019

Is Toys R Us making a comeback? A year after stores closed, there's talk of new locations A year after the remaining Toys R Us stores closed in late June 2018, there are reports that a new company is planning new stores and a website.       ...
09:34, 06/22/2019

Whole Foods, Trader Joe's headline 30 of America’s most popular grocery stores 24/7 Tempo has assembled a list of some of the most popular grocery stores around the country, based on quantity and quality of Yelp reviews.       ...
18:17, 09/12/2019

Payless, Gymboree and Victoria's Secret are just some of the brands closing stores in 2019 While 2019 is on track to be a record year for store closings, it's not expected to bring the same amount of empty retail space as last year.        ...
23:34, 04/28/2019

These stores and restaurants are open Fourth of July 2019: Walmart, Aldi, Hooters and more The majority of malls, stores and restaurants are open for the Fourth of July 2019. Here's a look at some of the major chains open Thursday.       ...
04:00, 07/03/2019

Over $1M worth of cocaine found hidden in banana boxes at Washington Safeway stores Officials in Washington state have opened an investigation after employees at three Safeway stores reported finding over $1 million worth of cocaine that was hidden in boxes of bananas....
21:17, 08/23/2019

Walgreens, CVS join Walmart, Kroger in asking shoppers not to openly carry guns in stores Drugstore chains Walgreens Boots Alliance and CVS Health on Thursday joined Walmart and Kroger in asking shoppers not to openly carry guns in their stores....
07:52, 09/06/2019

2020 Census citizenship question would hurt business decisions on jobs, stores and even TV Census data helps all kinds of companies decide where to build and what to sell. Imagine the impact if that information were incomplete or distorted.       ...
13:51, 06/11/2019

What's open and closed on July 4th: Mail, banks, and stores impacted by Independence Day As America celebrates the Fourth of July, most government offices and some private businesses will be closed.        ...
11:34, 07/04/2019

Kroger ‘respectfully’ asks shoppers to stop openly carrying guns in stores Kroger is following Walmart’s lead. The Ohio-based supermarket giant on Tuesday asked customers to stop openly carrying firearms in its stores, just hours after Walmart made a similar request. “Kroger is respectfully asking that customers no lo...
12:51, 09/04/2019

Children's Place plans to close up to 45 stores and relaunch Gymboree brand The Children's Place is closing 40 to 45 stores in 2019 but at the same time is opening new stores to fill the void left by Gymboree.        ...
22:00, 05/17/2019

Following Walmart’s lead, Kroger asks customers not to openly carry firearms in stores The nation’s two biggest grocers also are pushing for tougher background checks, bowing to public pressure that has been building since deadly shootings at Walmart stores claimed 24 lives and wounded dozens this summer....
05:34, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 1-Brazil's top fuel distributor receives 5 partnership bids for stores -source Petrobras Distribuidora SA , Brazil's largest fuel distributor, has received five bids from retailers to partner for the operation of its convenience stores in gas stations, one source with knowledge of the matter said on Thursday....
20:51, 05/02/2019

CVS aims to open 1,500 health hubs in stores by 2021 amid Aetna deal CVS outlined Tuesday a strategy to accelerate growth amid skepticism from investors over its Aetna merger, including opening 1,500 health hubs in stores by 2021....
08:00, 06/05/2019

Party City closes dozens of stores amid global helium shortage Party City is having trouble staying afloat amid a global helium shortage. The New Jersey-based party supply company announced Thursday it will close around 45 stores nationwide this year as it grapples with dwindling supplies of the critical gas. Ba...
18:17, 05/10/2019

A Buyout Won't Solve Saks Owner's Real Issue: Department Stores Are Dying Taking Hudson’s Bay Co. private doesn’t change the fact that department stores like its Saks Fifth Avenue and Lord & Taylor have been losing share for years to discount chains, e-commerce companies and other upstarts....
12:34, 06/13/2019

Wall Street Weekahead: Investors look at dollar stores as U.S. recession fears increase More investors are watching the shares of discount retailers like Dollar General Corp and Dollar Tree Inc , which perform better during economic downturns, in the hopes of gauging changes in consumer behavior, though higher tariffs may erode the com...
14:17, 08/24/2019

Kroger joins Walmart in asking customers to 'no longer openly carry firearms' in stores Kroger on Tuesday requested customers refrain from openly carrying firearms in its stores — hours after Walmart asked the same of its shoppers amid recent mass shootings across the U.S. and some public pressure from mostly left-leaning groups to rest...
18:17, 09/04/2019

Macy's removes plates from its stores over accusations that they promote eating disorders Macy’s has pledged to remove dinner plates from its stores after receiving backlash that messaging on them “fuels eating disorders.”       ...
20:17, 07/23/2019

T-Mobile and Taco Bell are opening combination stores called T-MoBell. No, we’re not joking. Taco Bell has a devoted army of fans who are intensely loyal to the fast-food chain, such that the brand is getting more creative than ever in figuring out how to cater to them and keep them happy. The brand is bringing a Taco Bell-themed hotel to Ca...
05:17, 07/17/2019

UPDATE 2-Femsa's Oxxo stores on Mexican border outperform after wage hikes, tax cuts Mexican conglomerate Femsa on Monday reported first-quarter growth, particularly in its Oxxo convenience stores near the U.S. border after President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador this year raised wages and lowered taxes in the region....
21:34, 04/29/2019

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Brazil's top fuel distributor receives 5 partnership bids for stores -source Petrobras Distribuidora SA , Brazil's largest fuel distributor, has received five bids from retailers to partner for the operation of its convenience stores in gas stations, one source with knowledge of the matter said on Thursday....
21:34, 05/02/2019

$1 million worth of cocaine found in banana box shipments at Washington Safeway stores, police say Authorities in Washington state have opened an investigation after employees at three Safeway stores reported finding more than $1 million worth of cocaine hidden in boxes of bananas....
03:51, 08/23/2019

UPDATE 4-Walmart tells staff to pull violent video game signage from stores Walmart Inc said on Friday it has asked employees at its stores in the United States to take down signs and playable demos of violent video games but made no changes to its policy on selling firearms....
21:34, 08/09/2019

Walmart removing violent video game displays from stores and reviewing gun sale policies Following two shootings inside its stores, Walmart is removing violent video game displays and reviewing its policies regarding gun sales.       ...
23:34, 08/09/2019

CVS, Walgreens, Wegmans Join Retailers Urging Customers Not to Openly Carry Guns in Stores (NEW YORK) — Drug chains CVS and Walgreens as well as grocery chain Wegmans Food Market have joined the chorus of retailers requesting that customers refrain from openly carrying firearms in their stores even where state laws allow it. The anno...
03:51, 09/06/2019

What's open and closed Memorial Day 2019: Mail, banks, and stores impacted by the holiday As America celebrates Memorial Day on Monday, May 27, 2019, most government offices and some private businesses will be closed.        ...
12:51, 05/27/2019

Walmart removing violent video game displays, signs from stores but still selling guns Following two shootings inside its stores, Walmart is removing violent video game displays and signs from stores, the retailer confirmed Thursday.       ...
06:00, 08/09/2019

Listeria found on leafy greens at major grocery stores including Costco, Whole Foods Consumer Reports has found that major grocery stores such as Whole Foods, Acme, Costco and Hannaford have been selling some greens carrying listeria.       ...
21:00, 07/26/2019

Kroger joins Walmart: Asks customers not to openly carry guns in stores even where legal Retail giants Kroger and Walmart are asking customers to stop openly carrying firearms in their stores, even in areas where it is legal to do so. Veuer’s Justin Kircher has the story.       ...
17:17, 09/04/2019

U.S. Retail Sales Rose in June American shoppers increased their spending in June, wrapping up a solid quarter for the resilient U.S. consumer despite perceived headwinds from abroad....
18:34, 07/16/2019

Retail Sales Rose in August American shoppers spent strongly in August, supporting the broader economy at a time of heightened global uncertainty. Retail sales increased a seasonally adjusted 0.4% from a month earlier....
18:35, 09/13/2019

US retail sales slipped 0.2% in April WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. retail sales slipped last month, as Americans cut back their spending on clothes, appliances, and building materials. The Commerce Department said Wednesday that sales dropped 0.2% in April, after a big 1.7% jump in March. Sale...
14:51, 05/15/2019

HSBC plans retail wealth headcount boost; eyes Singapore expansion HSBC Holdings PLC plans to boost its Asia retail wealth management staff by about 300 by end of this year, with Europe's biggest lender by assets sharpening its focus on Singapore to add to its presence in core markets of Hong Kong and China....
03:00, 05/29/2019

UPDATE 2-Mexico's Oxxo stores push Femsa growth, while exchange rate hits profit Mexican bottler and retailer Femsa reported on Thursday that its second-quarter net income fell nearly 36% from the year-earlier period because of exchange-rate losses, despite a jump in revenue....
02:17, 07/26/2019

Apple Shutters Hong Kong Stores Early as Protests Against Chinese Government, Crackdowns Escalate Amid mounting unrest and a night of violence in Hong Kong, Apple is among the retailers that have chosen to shut stores or close them early citywide, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday.Read more......
07:00, 07/23/2019

Walmart Removes Video Game Displays and Hunting Videos in Bid to Strip Violent Images From Stores Walmart is removing from its stores nationwide signs, displays or videos that depict violence following a mass shooting at an El Paso, Texas, store that killed 22 people. The retailer instructed employees in an internal memo to remove any marketing m...
17:17, 08/09/2019

May retail sales hit by 'biggest slump on record' Sales in the UK high street during May took their biggest slump in 24 years amid political and economic uncertainty, according to the latest data from the British Retail Consortium....
03:51, 06/04/2019

The future of retail, mobile, online & digital-only banking technology Business Insider Intelligence is launching its brand new Banking coverage in early September. To obtain a free preview of our Banking Briefing, please click here. The digital age is changing how people interact and do business on a day-to-day basis,...
19:17, 09/11/2019

Baby sleepers sold at stores including Target, Kmart, and TJ Maxx are being recalled over fears of infant deaths Shutterstock Disney and Eddie Bauer baby sleepers have been recalled over fears of infant deaths linked to similar products. The recall impacts about 24,000 sleepers sold from November 2014 through February 2017 at stores including Target, Kmart, Ro...
07:34, 08/01/2019

Hyundai's sales edge up behind retail, crossover demand Hyundai's June U.S. sales rose 1.5 percent behind higher retail and strong crossover demand. Hyundai said three crossovers --- Santa Fe, Tuscon and Kona -- posted double digit gains in retail volume. Overall U.S. light-vehicle sales are forecast to d...
14:00, 07/02/2019

U.S. retail sales ease fears over economy; rate cut still seen U.S. retail sales increased more than expected in June, pointing to strong consumer spending, which could help to blunt some of the drag on the economy from weak business investment....
21:00, 07/16/2019

Retail sales up in June as second quarter finishes strong Retail sales in the United States totaled nearly $520 billion in June, a 0.4 percent increase from the previous month and 3.4 percent higher than the same month a year ago....
20:34, 07/16/2019

Strong U.S. retail sales ease gloom over economy U.S. retail sales surged in July as consumers bought a range of goods even as they cut back on motor vehicle purchases, helping to assuage financial market fears that the economy was heading into recession....
22:17, 08/15/2019

Global Stocks Waver After Retail Sales Decline Global stocks posted gentle gains despite disappointing sales data from U.S. retailers on Tuesday and as trade tensions between the U.S. and China continued to overhang market activity....
13:17, 05/22/2019

Retail report: Auto sales drove U.S. growth in May U.S. retail sales rose 0.5 percent in May, led by a sharp increase in auto sales -- but nearly all sectors showed growth, the Commerce Department reported Friday....
18:51, 06/14/2019

Auto Sales Revved Up August Retail Spending Spending on vehicles drove strong retail sales in August, suggesting American shoppers continue to support the economy at a time of heightened global uncertainty....
20:00, 09/13/2019

Solid U.S. retail sales offer economy some respite U.S. retail sales increased in May and sales for the prior month were revised higher, suggesting a pick-up in consumer spending that could ease fears the economy was slowing down sharply in the second quarter....
19:34, 06/14/2019

China tariffs could force 'widespread store closures' and put $40 billion in sales at risk 2019 has already been a tough year for retailers but the tariffs with China could put $40 billion of sales and 12,000 stores at risk, a report says.        ...
13:00, 05/20/2019

Futures extend gains after strong retail sales data U.S. stock index futures extended gains in volatile trading on Thursday, after data showed retail sales surged in July, which could help ease worries of a recession....
14:51, 08/15/2019

Next shares surge as sales growth defies retail gloom Next has provided some rare cheer for high street retailers by raising its profit expectations following a better-than-expected leap in full-price sales....
14:00, 07/31/2019

Low Demand Continues To Take A Toll On Auto Retail Sales In May 2019 FADA has reported a decline of 1 per cent in passenger vehicles' (PV) sales in the month of May. Carmakers retailed 251,049 units in May 2019 as compared to 253,463 units which were retailed in the......
13:34, 06/15/2019

Oil gains after strong US retail sales help ease recession worries Crude oil prices rose on Friday after two days of declines, buoyed following data showing a rise in U.S. retail sales helped ease some concerns about a recession in the world's biggest economy....
04:17, 08/16/2019

How retailers can compete against Amazon as the retail giant expands further into online grocery (AMZN) Keep your friends close and your enemies closer. That's the strategy e-tailers will have to adopt if they want to compete with Amazon. To fight back against the e-commerce giant's expanding dominance, other online retailers must understand exactly wh...
09:17, 05/06/2019

Bank Employee Unions Warn Of Strike. Heres All You Need To Know Bank strike 2019: Bank strike to lead to four-day bank holiday: The two-day strike will begin on the midnight of September 25. The unions have also mentioned an indefinite stir from the second week of......
12:34, 09/14/2019

Global stocks fall, U.S. yields rise on retail sales data A gauge of global equities fell on Tuesday and U.S. Treasury yields climbed as a stronger-than-anticipated report on retail sales raised the possibility the Federal Reserve could move towards a less dovish stance....
21:00, 07/16/2019

US STOCKS-Futures dip after China data shows slowing retail sales U.S. stock index futures slipped on Wednesday, as grim data out of China cast a shadow over market sentiment, while investors awaited more developments related to the U.S.-China trade dispute....
14:34, 05/15/2019

Weak U.S. retail sales, industrial output highlight slowing economy U.S. retail sales unexpectedly fell in April as households cut back on purchases of motor vehicles and a range of other goods, pointing to a slowdown in economic growth after a temporary boost from exports and inventories in the first quarter....
23:51, 05/15/2019

UK retail sales suffer biggest fall in a decade - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as retailers report that conditions are weaker than a year agoLatest: UK retail spending slumped in JuneRetail sales balance dives to -42, weakest since 2009CBI: Underlying picture is weakMP...
14:51, 06/25/2019

U.S. retail sales data dents stocks, lifts Treasury yields A gauge of global equities lost ground on Tuesday and U.S. Treasury yields moved higher as a stronger-than-anticipated report on retail sales raised the possibility the Federal Reserve could adopt a less dovish stance....
04:17, 07/17/2019

Economy Week Ahead: Retail Sales, Industrial Production Data In the week ahead, Germany releases growth figures, while China publishes industrial-production data. In the U.S., agencies will release numbers on retail sales, industrial production and consumer sentiment....
07:51, 05/13/2019

China’s factory output, retail sales weaken amid tariff war BEIJING (AP) — China’s factory output and consumer spending weakened in April as a tariff war with Washington intensified. Wednesday’s data prompted suggestions Beijing will need to prop up economic growth with more government spending. G...
11:17, 05/15/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-S&P, Dow rise as U.S. retail sales data counters recession fears The S&P 500 and the Dow gained ground in a late rally on Thursday as upbeat retail sales data offset recessionary fears and simmering U.S.-China trade tensions....
23:51, 08/15/2019

China's retail sales growth falls to 16-year low as trade war risks rise China on Wednesday reported surprisingly weaker growth in retail sales and industrial output for April, adding pressure on Beijing to roll out more stimulus as the trade war with the United States escalates....
08:17, 05/15/2019

US retail sales slip 0.2% in April as spending on cars, appliances and clothing falls WASHINGTON (AP) — US retail sales slip 0.2% in April as spending on cars, appliances and clothing falls....
14:51, 05/15/2019

Wall Street rises after strong retail sales data, Walmart earnings U.S. stocks rose in choppy trading on Thursday, as strong July retail sales data and Walmart's upbeat results eased some fears about the economy slipping into recession, but a slump in shares of network gear maker Cisco limited gains....
17:17, 08/15/2019

Walmart to stop selling certain ammunition, asking customers to stop open carry in stores The move comes after "multiple cases'' where people entered various Walmarts with visible weapons, upsetting customers and employees.       ...
04:51, 09/04/2019

Walmart removes violent video game displays from its stores. The gun displays will stay. The retail giant sent a memo to its employees this week asking them to remove certain video game advertisements and demos, along with hunting videos and violent movies....
02:00, 08/10/2019

Plastic wrapped in plastic: the wasteful reality of America's grocery stores On a shopping trip to Trader Joe’s, Whole Foods and other leading markets, plastic feels more plentiful than the food itselfWhere does your plastic go? Revealing America’s dirty secretThe seven ways you’re recycling wrongA bundle of six small brie ch...
10:17, 06/20/2019

Dollar Tree adding alcohol to 1,000 struggling Family Dollar stores Dollar Tree is adding alcohol to about 1,000 Family Dollar stores in its latest effort to turn around the struggling chain.        ...
17:34, 05/30/2019

Kmart, Sears closing additional stores by the end of the year. Is your location closing? Weeks after announcing 26 Sears and Kmart locations would close in October, additional stores are facing a similar fate in December.       ...
14:00, 08/31/2019

'One, seamless experience': Walmart is making big moves to integrate stores and digital Walmart is making further organizational changes as it continues to integrate its store and digital operations and leadership.       ...
21:17, 07/19/2019

WRAPUP 4-China's retail sales growth slumps to 16-year low as trade war risks rise China reported surprisingly weaker growth in retail sales and industrial output for April on Wednesday, adding pressure on Beijing to roll out more stimulus as the trade war with the United States escalates....
10:51, 05/15/2019

Forever 21 reportedly set to close 'at least' 100 stores in bankruptcy Forever 21 reportedly could close more than 100 stores in bankruptcy as the retailer grapples with expensive leases and declining mall traffic.       ...
22:34, 09/13/2019

Amazon testing self-serve Starbucks lattes in self-serve stores Fellow humans: If taking out your phone while on the train, placing an order for a double tall vanilla latte, then grabbing it from the counter when you arrive at Starbucks seems like entirely too much trouble, Amazon would like your attention. Busin...
18:51, 06/13/2019

These stores are open Memorial Day 2019: Walmart, Aldi, Kohl's, Kroger, Lowe's and Ikea The majority of malls, stores and restaurants are open for Memorial Day 2019. Here's a look at some of the major retailers.        ...
10:34, 05/24/2019

Man’s $10K quest to find mom a mate gets an online dating boost Some dating app users can cash in on swiping right. An Upper East Side man — who recently offered a $10,000 reward to whoever can find his mother a match — is teaming up with the founder of Jewish dating swipe JSwipe to help her find the perfect mate...
16:51, 06/18/2019

China approves used-car exports to boost sales In its latest bid to prop up the auto sector, China started allowing used-car exports from ten cities and provinces including Beijing, Shanghai and Guangdong....
13:00, 05/06/2019

Will the iPhone 11 boost sales? Bloomberg weighs in Apple is widely expected to launch three new iPhones this fall, the direct successors of the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR. These new iPhone 11 handsets will be unveiled at some point in early September, with sales likely to begin by the en...
03:00, 07/26/2019

FedEx aims to boost service, profit more from online shopping FedEx Corp said on Thursday it will begin offering Sunday residential delivery and handoff fewer e-commerce packages to the U.S. Postal Service, as it works to bolster service and wring more profits out of the online shopping boom....
08:00, 05/31/2019

China June industrial output up 6.3% year-on-year, beats forecasts, retail sales up 9.8% China's industrial output grew 6.3% in June from a year earlier, official data showed on Monday, picking up from May's 17-year low and handily beating market expectations....
12:00, 07/15/2019

5G is key! Analysts predict big boost to Android and iPhone sales Forecasts suggest the global smartphone market will decline a considerable 5.5% year-on-year during the first half of 2019. But according to IDC’s latest report, respectable levels of growth levels throughout the remaining months of the year are to b...
00:17, 06/01/2019

Amazon U.S. rivals get sales boost on Prime Day: Adobe Several large U.S. retailers recorded higher sales on the first day of Amazon.com Inc's Prime Day shopping event as online shoppers also flocked to their websites, Adobe Analytics said on Tuesday....
21:00, 07/16/2019

Huawei's Phone Sales in China Get Patriotic Boost Huawei’s domestic smartphone sales have surged because of a buying spree by its outraged Chinese fan base, while the U.S. ban on tech sales to the company has crippled its overseas sales....
20:34, 08/04/2019

Disney and Target announce 25 Disney shops coming to Target stores in October, new website The Walt Disney Company and Target announced Sunday that they are teaming up and unveiled plans to open 25 Disney stores inside of Target stores.       ...
23:17, 08/25/2019

U.S. National Parks boost online messages to reduce risky behavior To counteract risky behavior possibly inspired by social media videos, photos and just plain bragging, the U.S. National Park System has created apps and videos to help visitors stay safe....
11:00, 08/20/2019

Japan's MUFG looks online to boost Africa, Middle East networks MUFG Bank Ltd plans to roll out an online platform to help clients find business partners in countries outside of Asia where it does not have a strong network, an official with Japan's largest lender said....
15:51, 09/12/2019

Roche CEO touts drugs pipeline, rules out M&A just to boost sales Swiss drugmaker Roche sees medicines in its own pipeline driving sales growth over the longer term, Chief Executive Severin Schwan told Reuters on Friday, adding he will not pursue takeovers simply to keep revenue rising....
00:17, 09/07/2019

Mexico eyes sales tax on digital businesses to boost revenue Mexico is in talks to extend a sales tax to foreign online businesses so that they pay their fair share to Latin America's second biggest economy, the government said on Monday, in a move that could affect companies like Amazon.com Inc, Uber Technolo...
07:51, 09/10/2019

Big Dairy is trying to get teens hooked on lattes to boost milk sales Enlarge / Will coffee-flavored milk save the dairy industry? (credit: Getty | Bloomberg) Amid decades-long souring of milk sales in the United States, big dairy groups have now turned to sponsoring coffee bars in high schools to help skim profits f...
00:34, 07/03/2019

Livent aims to boost lithium sales to EV sector by 2020 Livent Corp aims to derive more than half of its lithium sales from the electric vehicle industry by next year, a shift for a company that historically has supplied the white metal for use in greases and other industrial products, its chief executive...
01:00, 05/15/2019

GTA 5 money continues to roll in for Rockstar as huge new boost revealed for online game Grand Theft Auto fans, take note: Rockstar's huge hit is not only the best-selling game of the Xbox 360 and PS3 generation but also the current console generation, too. Yikes!...
03:51, 07/06/2019

UPDATE 1-Allergan raises profit, sales forecasts on Botox boost Allergan Plc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Tuesday and raised its profit and revenue forecasts for the year, fueled by higher sales of its growth driver Botox....
14:34, 05/07/2019

Russian comics get sales boost after culture minister calls them 'pathetic' Vladimir Medinsky’s comments have sparked backlash from fans and boosted sales, according to one Russian publisherThe Russian culture minister’s dismissal of comic books as “for those who can’t read well” has sparked a backlash from fans but also boo...
17:51, 09/17/2019

Purdue Pharma accused of 'corrupting' WHO to boost global opioid sales ‘Unscrupulous’ manufacturer replicated false marketing claims to change WHO guidelines, report by members of Congress allegesPurdue Pharma, the drug manufacturer that kickstarted the US opioid epidemic, corruptly influenced the World Health Organizat...
18:00, 05/22/2019

Lennar profit beats as lower mortgage rates boost home sales Lennar reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit on Tuesday, as the No. 2 U.S. homebuilder's sales got a boost from lower interest rates for mortgages....
16:34, 06/25/2019

Purdue infiltrated WHO, manipulated opioid policies to boost sales, report finds Enlarge / Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, and its owners, the Sackler family, are facing hundreds of lawsuits across the country for the company's alleged role in the opioid epidemic. (credit: Getty | Drew Angerer) Infamous OxyContin-maker P...
23:34, 05/23/2019

Nasty US measles outbreak helps boost Merck's vaccine sales in second quarter Sales of children vaccines, which includes the New Jersey-based company's MMR vaccine for measles, jumped 58% year-over-year to $675 million, Merck announced in its second-quarter earnings report....
19:00, 07/30/2019

VR isn't just for gamers — here's how Audi, Lowe's and Macy's are using it to boost sales and employee training (M, WMT, AUDVF, LOW, UPS) This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. Current subscribers can read the report here. Business Insider Inel...
01:51, 08/15/2019

Group 1 launches online sales platform Group 1's AcceleRide allows visitors to browse new and used inventory, customize features, select financing and payment terms and coordinate delivery to their home, office or local dealership....
07:34, 06/09/2019

The best deals and sales happening online this week From early Prime Day deals to sitewide sales at popular apparel stores, there are some amazing opportunities to save on great stuff.       ...
15:34, 07/09/2019

Target's new 'More Than Magic' tween girls brand coming to stores and Target.com in July Target's new More Than Magic tween girl brand has clothes, accessories, school supplies and beauty products. It'll be available in stores and online.       ...
15:00, 06/26/2019

Health-conscious Britons boost alcohol-free drink sales to record high Sales of non-alcoholic beer, wine and spirits are at a record high in the UK with increasing numbers of London producers looking to make the most of the £100 million industry....
16:51, 05/13/2019

Big Boyz Toyz Kick Starts Online Sales Big Boy Toyz, a pre-owned, multi-brand luxury car dealer, has kick started sales online. The company has put a transparent e-booking mechanism in place, and has been able to generate almost 50 per......
14:00, 06/29/2019

Microsoft resumes sales of Huawei laptops online The action reflects the evolving dynamic for U.S. companies that have done business with Huawei, which has been caught in the middle of growing U.S.-China trade tension....
23:00, 06/17/2019

San Francisco's grand plan to ban online e-cigarette sales Nearly 90 percent of all San Francisco high school students who vape get their fix by shopping online or through friends. Just 13.6 percent actually buy their pods at a physical store. The San Francisco Board of Supervisors is acutely aware of this t...
01:00, 06/28/2019

Apple will reportedly start online sales in India Indians from Ahmedabad to Mumbai will soon be able to shop online for Apple products. The nation's government today announced it would ease rules on local production that limited companies like Apple from doing business in the country. The tech ...
03:51, 08/29/2019

Brazil's brMalls partners with MercadoLibre for online sales - CEO Brazilian malls operator brMalls struck a partnership with Argentina's online marketplace MercadoLibre Inc to connect malls to e-commerce, an executive said on Friday....
10:00, 08/10/2019

Volvo launches 'UK's most comprehensive' online car sales service XC40 first to join new scheme that will let web customers part-exchange their old car Volvo has launched what it claims is the “UK’s most comprehensive online new car buying service”. The initiative - live at www.volvocars.co.uk/order-online - allow...
15:34, 05/01/2019

How Online Gun Sales Can Exploit a Major Loophole in Background Checks Federal law doesn’t require private gun sellers to make background checks so millions of guns are sold without them. The internet has made these sales much easier....
07:51, 08/14/2019

Samsung aims to double online smartphone sales in India Samsung Electronics aims to double its online smartphone sales in India this year to $1 billion, driven largely by a new budget range of devices, the head of its mobile business for the country said on Wednesday....
16:00, 05/29/2019

Data and digital capabilities drive Wesfarmers online sales up 33% A total of AU$3 billion was reinvested into the company, with part of that being put towards an analytics centre and an improved online transactional platform....
04:17, 08/27/2019

AR IN SOCIAL MEDIA: How immersive experiences drive sales, improve customer engagement, and boost awareness (FB, SNAP) This is a preview of the AR in Social Media research report from Business Insider Intelligence. 14-Day Risk Free Trial: Get full access to this and all Apps & Platforms industry research reports. Augmented reality's (AR's) ability to link our digita...
10:51, 07/15/2019

Yahoo Japan ending ivory sales, joining other online retailers Yahoo Japan Corp said on Wednesday it will end the sale of ivory on the country's biggest online auction site, finally joining competitors in a ban....
13:51, 08/28/2019

Chipotle's online shift fuels highest sales growth in two years Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc's aggressive push into online orders, amped up ads around fresh ingredients and the addition of healthier meals helped the burrito chain post its highest sales growth at established restaurants in over two years....
06:51, 07/24/2019

US states unsure of how to halt online sales of abortion pills amid clinic crackdown American women faced with new restrictions on abortions passed by a dozen U.S. states this year are turning to abortion pills from foreign online suppliers, and the states say there is little they can do to stop it....
22:00, 06/27/2019

U.S. states unsure how to halt online sales of abortion pills amid clinic crackdown American women faced with new restrictions on abortions passed by a dozen U.S. states this year are turning to abortion pills from foreign online suppliers, and the states say there is little they can do to stop it....
17:00, 06/27/2019

Retailers fight back: Bricks-and-mortar brands are figuring out online sales, boosting their stocks A number of retailers, like Lululemon and Best Buy, and restaurants over the past few weeks have reported explosive growth of e-commerce sales, helped by their stores....
22:17, 06/13/2019

Behind the string of rural hospital closures Since 2010, 107 rural hospitals have shut their doors, and many are eager to point the finger at a flawed drug savings program. But healthcare advocacy and public policy groups say it isn’t that simple....
05:34, 07/12/2019

Retailers to take a hit: Trade war could cause 'widespread store closures' Another potential round of tariffs in a tit-for-tat trade war between the U.S. and China could have an unintended consequences: massive store closures....
17:17, 05/14/2019

'Drug of branding' blamed for Oliver closures JD Wetherspoon chairman Tim Martin has said many of the casual dining sector's recent failures had "thought they were so groovy that the brand would do the work for them"....
21:51, 05/28/2019

Joe Biden Keeps Stumbling. The Democratic Pile-On Is Just Getting Started. The vinegar in the slaw will hardly be the most acrid item on Joe Biden’s plate as he arrives at Rep. Jim Clyburn’s legendary fish fry. The former Vice President had largely lucked out with news that Iran had shot down an American drone l...
02:51, 06/22/2019

Foreign Investors Pile Into U.S. Stocks and Bonds In a global market dominated by mediocre returns and a mountain of negative-yielding debt, foreign investors say they see American assets as a haven, piling into U.S. stocks and bonds at the fastest pace in about a year....
14:34, 08/29/2019

Assessing Britain’s Heavyweight Pay-Per-View Pile-Up Anthony Joshua, Tyson Fury and Dillian Whyte all feature on Box Office this summer, but which of their three fights represents the best value for money? The post Assessing Britain’s Heavyweight Pay-Per-View Pile-Up appeared first on Boxing News....
16:51, 05/15/2019

Bet on Rays and Charlie Morton against Yankees pen pile It’s official. Starbucks will no longer sell newspapers come September. Worse yet, the chain will continue to serve its Sous Vide Egg Bites. Bad news for Post readers, but the good news here is coffee lovers will no longer have to read the Daily Lose...
21:17, 07/18/2019

Pool closures turning Germany into 'nation of non-swimmers' Lifeguards warn that more and more people in Germany are unable to swim: A quarter of primary schools no longer offer lessons; a pool closes every four days. As a consequence, drownings are on the up....
20:51, 06/07/2019

High streets shrinking as shop closures increase The number of shops on Britain's high streets is now falling after reaching an all-time peak last year, according to exclusive analysis commissioned by Sky News....
18:34, 07/30/2019

Office sidesteps CVA as dozens of store closures loom The shoe retailer Office is plotting the closure of up to half its UK stores as it becomes the latest chain to confront the impact of brutal high street trading....
08:00, 08/10/2019

| FIFA's Boban 'not in favour' of stadium closures for racism Former Croatia international Zvonimir Boban says he is against football matches being suspended if players are racially abused by a small number of fans....
17:51, 06/03/2019

Risks, rewards in speedier nuclear plant closures Federal regulators are reviewing plans to sell retiring nuclear reactors to nuclear waste management company for quicker decommissioning. Questions have been raised about whether the companies have the experience and funds to do the job. (May 21) &#...
16:17, 05/21/2019

Fourth of July holiday closures across southern Arizona TUCSON – With Independence Day holiday right around the corner, people across southern Arizona are getting ready to celebrate United States’ birthday with fireworks, barbeques and good times. And that includes city employees. The followin...
20:51, 07/03/2019

Lane Closures To Continue For Northbound I-75 In Fayette County LEXINGTON, Ky. (KYTC) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet wants to advise motorists of scheduled lane closures for Interstate 75 in Fayette County. The temporary closures are necessary for milling and resurfacing operations to continue. Monday, Jun...
00:17, 06/11/2019

Germany's Infineon says inventory pile-up to keep pressure on margins German chipmaker Infineon Technologies AG said on Tuesday that a slump in demand had led to an inventory pile-up that would only plateau this summer, keeping pressure on profit margins....
13:34, 05/07/2019

Reorganize That Pile of Shoes By Your Front Door With This $34 Rack If you’re tired of tripping over shoes when you walk into your house, it’s time to reorganize your life. Everyone should have a small shoe organizer by the front door, for shoes they need to slip on when running out to grab the mail or their food del...
15:34, 06/03/2019

Corporations pile pressure on Brazil over Amazon fires Asset managers, pension funds and companies halt deals and stop buying bondsFinancial pressure is growing on Brazil over fires in the Amazon and the far-right president’s belligerent response to them.Asset managers, pension funds and companies have i...
01:00, 08/31/2019

Italy could get up to six months to reduce its massive debt pile, EU says The Italian anti-establishment government may have anywhere between three to six months to show it is committed to reducing its massive debt pile, according to the minutes from European Commission's latest meeting....
14:51, 06/25/2019