Holiday Shopping Season Is Losing Some Of Its PowerNovember and December now account for less than 21 percent of annual retail sales at physical stores, down from a peak of over 25 percent, and experts believe it'll keep dropping.
Some Retailers Go Into 2017 With Too Many StoresSome U.S. retailers, like North Texas-based J.C. Penney, have a problem they can’t easily resolve: They have too many stores. And even though they’ve announced closings, it’s increasingly likely they’ll have to shutter more.
Dallas-Based Neiman Marcus Reports Sharp Drop In Fall SalesIt was a rough fall fashion season for the swanky Dallas-based Neiman Marcus.
Wal-Mart Kicks Off Cyber Monday On FridayWal-Mart Stores Inc. is kicking off its so-called "Cyber Monday" deals at 12:01 a.m. EST Friday, two days earlier than last year.
Macy's Plans To Close 100 StoresMacy's says it plans to close about 100 stores next year as the department store operator aims to become more nimble in a competitive market. That represents close to 14 percent of its store base.
Walmart Buying Online Retailer Newcomer Jet.comWalmart has agreed to buy fast-growing online retail newcomer Jet.com, which had launched with a splash a year ago when it announced its intention to challenge online leader Amazon.
Buyer Beware: Scammers Selling Rented Items OnlineEverything is for rent these days - jewelry, dresses, watches and even expensive cars. But it is that exact market scam artists are now trying to exploit.
JC Penney Adds To The Misery In Retail As Sales FadeShares of Plano-based J.C. Penney tumbled 10 percent before the opening bell Friday after posting an unexpected sales drop, capping a miserable week for retailers.
Dallas Tries New "Valet Parking Zones" SystemThe city is trying out a new system of “valet parking zones.” The first area to experience the change is Lowest Greenville along Greenville Avenue.
Sports Authority Files For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy ProtectionLess than one month after the financially struggling Sports Authority announced the closure of several stores across Texas and the U.S., the company is now filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
TABC To Target Alcohol Retailers Over Spring BreakTexas regulators plan a more than two-week undercover effort to help stop alcohol sales to minors during spring break.
Retailer Sports Authority To Close Stores Across North Texas, USAt one time they were the largest sports retailer in the country, now the Sports Authority is struggling financially, leading to the closing of several stores across Texas, and the US.