Back To College; What To Buy And What To Skip!The countdown is on before parents send their kids off to college. Knowing what to send them with is an overwhelming task.
JCPenney Reports $56 Million Loss In Q2JCPenney on Friday reported a loss of $56 million in its fiscal second quarter. On a per-share basis, the Plano company said that it had a loss of 18 cents. The results surpassed Wall Street expectations.
Department Stores Look To Become DestinationsDepartment stores trying to recapture their appeal to consumers are making plans to provide more experiences like spas and restaurants, and offer exclusive selections to transforms the store into more of a destination.
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.
Amazon Expands Delivery Network With Cargo PlaneAmazon has unveiled its first branded cargo plane, one of 40 jetliners that will make up the e-commerce giant's own air transportation network as it takes more control of its delivery process.
Macy's Testing AI For 'Mobile Companion' AppMacy's is testing a mobile tool using artificial intelligence that lets shoppers get answers customized to the store that they're in, like where a particular brand is located or what's in stock.
Amazon's 'Prime Day' Sales Gimmick Is BackIt remains to be seen whether Amazon's event will be a hit or a bust. There was grumbling last year that the deals were unimpressive, that deal items ran out too fast and were only available for a limited time.
Valley View Redevelopment Project Set To BeginConstruction is expected to begin this year on a major redevelopment project at the old Valley View Center in Dallas. There has been an ongoing effort to revitalize the area over the past decade.
Amazon Cancels Subscription Due To Frequent ReturnsAmazon is king when it comes to online shopping, but depending on how shop, you could get exiled from the kingdom.
Report Says Amazon Expanding Store-Brand OfferingsA report has stated that Amazon is planning to expand the amount of store-brand products that it sells. The new products could include perishable food, diapers and laundry detergent.
Walmart Begins Offering 2-Day Delivery ServiceWalmart is sharpening its attack on Amazon. The world's largest retailer is trimming its free-shipping pilot program from three days to two for members, and cutting a dollar off of the membership price.
JCPenney To Expand Appliances To Half Of Its StoresJCPenney said Monday that it will start to sell major appliances online and expand its rollout of the category to nearly 500 stores, or almost half of its locations, this summer. The move comes after a successful test.