Amazon Heads Into The Holidays With Magnified Store PresenceOnline retailer Amazon now has more than a dozen stores selling toys, electronics and small gifts. This could make a massive impact heading into the holiday shopping season.
Some Retailers Are Joining Alliances With Either Amazon Or WalmartFeeling the upheaval in retail, some store chains are making strategic alliances, and that can mean picking sides. Amazon and Walmart are both assembling coalitions.
Consumer Safety Group Unveils Its 'Most Dangerous Toys' ListA child safety group has released its annual holiday list of the 10 most hazardous toys. The nonprofit organization WATCH has been doing this for more than four decades.
Black Friday Facts That Retailers Don't Want You To KnowMany Black Friday shopping deals are legitimate bargains, but others are nothing more than ordinary sales wrapped in shiny packaging.
Walmart To Offer Black Friday Deals Early On Its WebsiteWalmart hopes to tempt shoppers with online deals before Black Friday. It's even beginning some online deals on Thursday.
Target Will Give Shoppers A Breather Between Thanksgiving & Black FridayTarget said that it will open at 6:00 p.m. on Thanksgiving and then close at midnight. Stores will then reopen at 6:00 a.m. on Friday. Last year, stores were open straight through the night.
Kroger Launching Its Own Clothing Line Aimed At FamiliesKroger is launching its own fashion line starting next fall. The nation's largest supermarket chain said Friday that the brand will debut in 300 locations across the country.
Retailers Try To Step Up Their Game Heading Into The HolidaysFrom dangling more discounts to expanding business hours to sprucing up stores, retailers are pulling out all the stops for the critical holiday shopping season.
North Texas Outlet Mall Hopes To Get Shoppers Offline And In StoresIn north Fort Worth sits the forty-fourth location for Tanger Outlets, a company still betting that big brands, like Nike, Gap and H&M combined with big bargains, will be enough to keep people coming to brick-and-mortar stores.
Target Says Customers Want To Pause The 'Christmas Creep'Looking to be more in tune with the mindset of its customers, Target plans to ease up on the Christmas promotions this year while taking time to better recognizing Thanksgiving.
Nordstrom Puts Hunt For Buyer On HoldNordstrom is halting, at least temporarily, the hunt for a buyer, sending shares down sharply at the opening bell Monday. The search will reportedly start again after the crucial holiday season.
Walmart Looking Ahead To Digital FutureWalmart is all about online right now, anticipating that digital sales over next year will rise about 40 percent and that it will double the number of U.S. curbside locations for online grocery shoppers at its stores.