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January 14, 2014

Two U.S. senators have written to Target CEO Gregg Steinhafel seeking "detailed information'' on the data breach that occurred during the holiday shopping season, Reuters reported.

August 21, 2013

Gap Inc. said that Cisco Systems executive Padmasree Warrior will join its board of directors on Sept. 30.

July 31, 2013

Private home builder David Weekley Homes has presented Office Depot with its Partners of Choice Award.

June 26, 2013

Brad Smith, president and CEO of Intuit Inc., has joined the board of directors of Nordstrom.

February 20, 2013

Electric vehicle charging company Car Charging Group said that former Wal-Mart Stores president and CEO Bill Fields has been appointed to its board of directors.

February 7, 2013

There were few missteps among the discounters in January, as most posted strong results, many surpassing Wall Street expectations.

November 29, 2012

Discounters, which are expected to fare well this holiday season, showed mixed results in November.

August 30, 2012

Discounters reported strong-than-expected sales for August, fueled by back-to-school shopping, promotions and cooler weather in the Northeast.

August 16, 2012

Wal-Mart Stores reported that net income for the second quarter rose 5.7% to $4.02 billion, compared with $3.8 billion in the year-ago period.

August 14, 2012

Fashion retailer Dots announced it has named former Wal-Mart Stores senior VP Lisa Rhodes as its new CEO.

July 3, 2012

Westfield Group said that its Westfield San Francisco Centre has added another celebrated chef to its roster with the opening of La Boulange du Dome by French master baker Pascal Rigo on June 25.

June 1, 2012

Wal-Mart Stores is expected to face scrutiny from shareholders at its annual meeting on Friday in the wake of allegations of bribery in Mexico.

April 25, 2012

Amidst allegations of involvement in a foreign bribery scandal, Wal-Mart Stores vice chairman Eduardo Castro-Wright has vacated his seat on the board of life insurer MetLife, according to a Tuesday announcement by Wal-Mart.

March 28, 2012

Wal-Mart Stores chief merchandising officer Duncan MacNaughton said during a CIBC conference that Wal-Mart’s domestic sales momentum has continued over the last two months.

February 14, 2012

A report by the Seattle Times said that Eddie Bauer chief Neil Fiske, who joined the retailer in 2007 and led it through bankruptcy, will leave his post effective March 2.

February 9, 2012

Urban Outfitters reported that sales for the fourth quarter, ended Jan. 31, rose 9% to $731 million.

January 27, 2012

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. said Friday it has reorganized reporting relationships, putting its U.S. marketing team under the leadership of the chief merchandising officer.

January 20, 2012

Wal-Mart Stores announced a series of management changes that include an unexpected change in leadership at Sam’s Club, and a new chief information officer.

January 17, 2012

Wal-Mart Stores announced that Neil Ashe, 44, is the new president and CEO of the company's global e-commerce business, effective Jan. 16.

November 15, 2011

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. posted the first quarterly revenue gain in its U.S. namesake business in more than two years, but the discounter's profit was down 2.9%.

September 27, 2011

Albert Boscov, chairman and CEO of Boscov’s Department Stores, began his retail career at the ripe age of 6 when his father Solomon Boscov, the company’s founder, ‘hired’ him to catch flies in the family-owned store in downtown Reading, Pa. Little Albert didn’t have to travel very far: The store, founded in 1911, was located upstairs in the building where he and his family lived. 


September 27, 2011

Wal-Mart Stores announced that Eduardo Castro-Wright, 56, vice chairman and CEO of the company’s global e-commerce and global sourcing businesses, will retire on July 1, 2012.

September 23, 2011

Apparel designer Yigal Azrouel will open its first freestanding store, for its Cut25 lower-priced, younger collection, in the Soho South area of Manhattan.

September 14, 2011

Wal-Mart Stores unveiled a multibillion-dollar women¹s initiative whereby it double the money it spends with women-owned businesses, train women around the world and push major suppliers to use more women and minorities on work they do for the retailer.

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