Operations

10/10/2014 - 12:20pm

Online retailers provide delivery options shoppers don’t want, and don’t offer the ones they do. According to new research from software company OrderDynamics and Opinion Matters, more than half of online shoppers (54%) want a named delivery date, but only 15% of retailers currently offer it.

10/10/2014 - 11:59am

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has named The Home Depot as a 2014 WaterSense Partner of the Year for its commitment to water efficiency and efforts to educate Americans about WaterSense products throughout its stores/online.

10/10/2014 - 10:47am

For the second year in a row, Apple ranks as the most valuable brand in the world, followed by Google, on Interbrand’s 15th annual Best Global Brands Report.

10/09/2014 - 3:00pm

GoDaddy and Spree Commerce announced the launch of the GoDaddy Online Store for small businesses.

10/09/2014 - 2:54pm

Toys “R” Us has appointed Michael Melzer as managing director, Central Europe, responsible for the company’s operations throughout Germany, Austria and Switzerland, including 91 stores and four e-commerce sites.

10/09/2014 - 9:05am

EnTouch Controls awarded Corner Bakery Cafe the company’s annual Environmental Sustainability Award for its commitment to energy efficiency.

10/09/2014 - 8:57am

Premier Store Fixtures, a provider of interior fixtures for the retail industry, has appointed Richard Winter as CEO and a member of the board of directors.

10/08/2014 - 4:04pm

United Parcel Service Inc. said it will expand UPS My Choice and the UPS Access Point network, two of the company’s services that work together to provide online shoppers and global retailers with new personalized solutions to manage residential package deliveries.

10/08/2014 - 3:32pm

Gap Inc. announced that its chairman and CEO, Glen Murphy, will step down, effective February 1, 2015.