Sears Narrows Loss On Cost Cuts, But Revenue SlidesSears Holdings Corp. continued its downward slide during its fiscal third quarter, with competition and a continued shift in shopping habits cutting into sales.
Kohl's To Start Accepting Amazon Returns At Some StoresKohl's, which is opening some in-store Amazon shops, will start accepting returns for the online retailer at some of its stores in Los Angeles and Chicago starting next month.
Toys 'R' Us Files For Bankruptcy But Keeps Stores OpenToys 'R' Us, the big box toy retailer struggling with $5 billion in debt and intense online competition, has filed for bankruptcy protection ahead of the key holiday shopping season — and says its stores will remain open for business as usual.
Best Buy Rolling Out Home Consulting ServiceBest Buy is rolling out a free service next month where salespeople will sit with customers at their own homes to help make recommendations on televisions, streaming services and more.
Former Kmart President To Lead Texas-Based Pier 1 ImportsA former president of retail chain Kmart has been named president and CEO of Pier 1 Imports. Fort Worth-based Pier 1 on Monday announced the appointment of Alasdair James.
Wal-Mart Plans To Slow New Store Openings, Invest In OnlineWal-Mart Stores Inc. is planning to slow new store openings as it looks to pour more money into its online efforts, technology and store remodels.
After Challenging Holiday, Sears To Speed Up Store ClosingsFollowing a "challenging" holiday season, Sears will accelerate the closure of some of its stores.
Best Buy Reports Weak Holiday Shopping Results, OutlookBest Buy reported a drop in sales during the holiday season and the company now expects a wider drop in fourth-quarter revenue, partly on weak mobile phone and personal device sales.
Plano-Based JCPenney Reports Loss But Tops ExpectationsJ.C. Penney Co. said Friday sales that rose 6.4 percent at established locations in the third quarter and expressed confidence about its ability to compete in the upcoming holiday shopping season.
Wal-Mart Expands Protein Bars To Main Grocery AislesThe world's largest retailer plans to expand its offering of bars like Special K and Clif beyond the over-the counter section that features diet supplements to the more visible main grocery aisles of some of its stores, starting in January.
JCPenney To Hire 650 in DFW For HolidaysThe retailer says, "Cheery local associates are needed" for seasonal work.
Hopes Of A RadioShack Revival Fade With Stock To Be DelistedThe signal from RadioShack Corp., the company that introduced the first mass-market personal computer, is fading after years of heavy losses and the suspension of its shares.