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U.K. Retail"s Busy Complaints Department

Retailers constantly get flak from investors for blaming shoddy sales on bad weather. This year, store owners in the U.K. have a longer list of excuses......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjJan 12th, 2019

Wisconsin-based ShopKo to close remaining stores in June

Wisconsin-based retail chain Shopko Stores plans to close its remaining 120 department stores by mid-June......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 18th, 2019

Wisconsin-based ShopKo to close remaining stores in June

Wisconsin-based retail chain Shopko Stores plans to close its remaining 120 department stores by mid-June. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 18th, 2019

Debenhams rejects Sports Direct complaints about its disclosure

British department store Debenhams on Wednesday rejected what it said were "unfounded and self-serving complaints" from shareholder Sports Direct about its communications to the market before it warned on profit earlier this month......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 13th, 2019

The Death of Retail Sales May Have Been Premature

The U.S. Department of Commerce reported that total retail sales posted a seasonally adjusted gain of 0.2%, but that was better than expected......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 11th, 2019

Is Kohl"s Creating the Department Store of the Future?

The retailer is redefining what a retail space should be......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 22nd, 2019

Could vacant department stores be converted into open office space? It's working for Danone

The conversion of a retail space into offices is good news for retail real estate owners as major retailers, have been force.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 15th, 2019

Noa Botanicals plans to open 2nd dispensary this week after getting state OK

Noa Botanicals received a formal notice to proceed from the Hawaii State Department of Health and is planning to open its second Oahu medical marijuana retail dispensary on Friday in Kaneohe. The DOH issued the notice on Wednesday after Manoa Botan.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2019

El Rey plans name change amid lawsuits, investigations

The California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control is investigating three complaints against the restaurant made in the last seven months......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 12th, 2019

The retail apocalypse was worse than we thought, but there’s a silver lining

Upon further review, the Labor Department said there were about 138,000 fewer retail industry jobs in 2018 than previously thought......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 6th, 2019

Report: The U.S. airlines with the most customer complaints

From delayed flights, lost baggage and cancellations, air travelers often run into their fair share of headaches. Through its issued air travel consumer report, the U.S. Department of Transportation takes a closer look at the quality of services provid.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 6th, 2019

Sac State buys Folsom Boulevard building for $4.5 million

Sacramento State University has bought a retail building on a busy portion of Folsom Boulevard in Sacramento, as a training facility for its women’s gymnastics team......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 28th, 2019

Beavercreek remains a hub for retail and restaurant activity

Despite the losses of two anchor tenants at The Mall at Fairfield Commons, Beavercreek's retail scene remains busy. The 100,000-square-foot space left behind at the mall by Sears' departure last month will soon undergo construction to adapt the s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 10th, 2019

Macy"s cuts profit, sales forecast after weak holiday season

Macy's Inc shares plunged 18 percent on Thursday after the department store operator slashed its full-year profit and sales forecast on the back of an anemic holiday season, sending a chill through the wider retail sector......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 10th, 2019

Amazon removes bathmats and items imprinted with verses from the Koran following complaints

The online retail giant is pulling dozens of items from its online marketplace after a Muslim advocacy group flagged the merchandise......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 8th, 2019

Amazon removes bath mats and items imprinted with verses from the Koran following complaints

The online retail giant is pulling dozens of items from its online marketplace after a Muslim advocacy group flagged the merchandise......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 8th, 2019

Sears picks liquidator should rescue talks fall through: sources

A long-standing liquidator is now first in line for one of the U.S. retail sector's most daunting assignments: shutting down 126-year-old department store chain Sears Holdings Corp , people familiar with the matter said on Sunday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 6th, 2019

Saks shuts downtown store in cutthroat Manhattan retail wars

For department stores, the fight for New York is fiercer than ever......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 4th, 2019

Saks shuts downtown store in cutthroat Manhattan retail wars

For department stores, the fight for New York is fiercer than ever......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 4th, 2019

Blake Nordstrom, a Scion of Retail Dynasty, Has Died

Blake Nordstrom, the 58-year-old heir to the Nordstrom Inc. fortune who ran the department-store chain with his two brothers, died unexpectedly Wednesday morning......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 3rd, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Retail heir Blake Nordstrom dies at 58

Blake Nordstrom, an heir to the Nordstrom Inc. fortune who ran the department-store chain with his two brothers, died unexpectedly Wednesday morning, according to a statement from the company......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 2nd, 2019