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1 hr ago | Brandon Sun
Home Depot says Craig Menear, the president of its U.S. retail operations, will become president and CEO of the company Nov. 1. Frank Blake has been Home Depot's chairman and CEO since 2007, and he will remain chairman of the company.
1 hr ago | Cybercast News Service
Gap Inc. said its profit rose 10 percent in the second quarter as the clothing retailer cut expenses and managed to lift sales.
4 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News
In this July 30, 2014 file photo, Jill Courtney, right, shops for school supplies for her sons, Will, left, and Reid, not seen, at a Target store in St. Joseph, Mo.
6 hrs ago | WLS-AM Chicago
There's a new big spender in Georgia. EMILY's List, the political action committee that supports pro-abortion-rights Democratic female candidates, has bought $1 million of air time in Atlanta's media market to run a TV ad attacking the business record of Republican Senate candidate and former Dollar General CEO David Perdue, the group told ABC.
10 hrs ago | Nanaimo Daily News
The retailer - which runs Sears and Kmart stores - lost $573 million, or $5.39 per share, for the period ended Aug. 2. That compares with a loss of $194 million, or $1.83 per share, a year earlier.
Shoppers at Whole Foods Market and Trader Joe's could be affected by a nationwide voluntary recall of peanut butter and almond butter.
Christopher Finazzo, a former executive vice president and chief merchandising officer at Aeropostale, was also ordered by U.S. District Judge Roslynn Mauskopf in Brooklyn, New York, to forfeit more than $25 million and pay the company $13.7 million in restitution.
Staples Inc. plans to shut about 140 stores in North America this year as the office-supply retailer responds to online competition that has hurt sales.
Barnes & Noble and Samsung on Wednesday unveiled a new co-branded tablet called the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook that will replace B&N's own Nook tablets.
A man and woman from central Florida are accused of child neglect after a child was found sleeping in their vehicle while they shopped at a Kohl's department store.
Revenue rose 1.7 percent to $17.4 billion, slightly above the $17.38 billion estimate from FactSet.
Target Corp. lowered its earnings projections for the rest of the year as it continues to cope with costs from last year's data breach and soft business in Canada.
Lowe's Cos. Inc., the world's No. 2 home improvement products retailer, reduced its sales forecast for the full year, sending its shares down 4 per cent in pre-market trading.
Under the agreement signed Tuesday with New York's attorney general, the company will adopt new policies on police access to its security camera monitors and against profiling, further train employees, investigate customer complaints, keep better records of detentions and report for three years on its compliance.
The pet supply chain said that it will weigh "strategic alternatives" after a board review that included conversations with shareholders.
The pet supply chain said Tuesday that it will weigh "strategic alternatives" after a board review that included conversations with shareholders.
Housing starts jumped 15.7 percent from June to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,093,000, the Commerce Department said Tuesday.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 02:53 pm
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