Operations

09/29/2014 - 10:32am

While retailers have collected years of customer data, only 9% are leveraging the information in a structured, usable way, according to HRC Advisory, a leading strategic retail advisory firm and unit of Hilco Global.

09/29/2014 - 10:24am

Wal-Mart Stores has appointed Kevin Systrom, CEO and co-founder of photo-sharing service Instagram, as a new member of the company’s board, effective Sept. 26.

09/29/2014 - 10:18am

Macy’s said it plans to hire about 86,000 seasonal associates for its Macy's and Bloomingdale's stores, call centers and distribution and fulfillment centers for the 2014 holiday season, an increase of about 3.6% from 2013.

09/29/2014 - 10:02am

In its latest management shakeup, American Apparel has named Scott Brubaker as interim CEO, effective immediately.

09/26/2014 - 3:52pm

resident Barack Obama announced his intention to appoint Matthew Rubel to an additional term as a member of the Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations, a key Administration advisory post.

09/26/2014 - 11:16am

In a surprise announcement, The Pep Boys - Manny, Moe & Jack said that its president, CEO and director Mike Odell has resigned.

09/26/2014 - 10:49am

The Container Store has hired Pete Lodwick as VP and general counsel.

09/25/2014 - 5:35pm

The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) reportedly wants to expand a pilot of a grocery delivery service it has been testing with Amazon.com in the San Francisco area.

09/25/2014 - 4:14pm

The Wet Seal named Jon Kubo as executive VP and chief digital officer, a newly created position, effective Oct. 6.