An emerging new retailer that blends a grocery store with a nutritionally-minded cooking school is opening another location.
Basics, which was created to help people cook more at home with fresh, regional ingredients and support local farme
Fleet Feet is on the move.
The specialty running shoe and apparel retailer will open its first store in the Dallas area, in Plano, in April, along with its third store in San Antonio. Once the Plano location opens, Fleet Feet will
Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores is bullish on 2020.
The travel stop retailer plans to open up to 40 stores and add about 3,000 parking spots in 2020. The announcement follows a year during which Love’s opened its of 500th
Meijer likes to surprise customers around the holidays.
The Midwest retailer played Santa and surprised an unsuspecting customer at every one of its 247 stores – in just one day – with a $1,000 Meijer shopping spree to help make the hol
Resale retail is hot —particularly when it comes to sneakers.
In a move to dominate the multibillion-dollar sneaker-resale industry, eBay announced it is eliminating fees for North American sellers of any sneaker sold for $100 or more
A new startup wants to make it easy for digitally native brands to enter the physical space by significantly lowering the costs associated with customer acquisition, leasing and operating stores, shipping product and handling returns.
Not all customers are keen on loyalty programs.
Thirty-eight percent of customers generally avoid participating in retail loyalty programs, according to a report by CFI Group and Radial. Of that group, 53% say they don’t sign up becaus
A direct-to-consumer beauty brand with a cult following is going offline — at least for a while.
Glossier will open seven pop-ups at select Nordstrom stores, including its new flagship in New York, CNBC reported. The tie
Global retail markets will deliver mixed results in 2020.
That’s according to a new report from The Economist Intelligence Unit, which found that in volume terms, sales growth will slow in 2020 compared with 2019, but in U.S.
Ikea U.S. wants to remove waste from its reverse supply chain as part of its commitment to build a circular business.
Ikea U.S. is partnering with Optoro, a provider of returns optimization technology.
Publix Super Markets is expanding its revamped organic and natural foods concept, GreenWise Market.
GreenWise Market has opened a new store in Lexington, South Carolina, at the Lexington Marketplace. It is the fifth GreenWise
The Yankee Candle Company wants to be known as a leader in home fragrance, not just a candle company.
The iconic candle brand debuted a new store concept at Natick Mall, Natick, Mass., that features an untraditional merchandising strategy and an
Casper has made two important hires amid its ongoing expansion across channels, including brick and mortar.
The digitally native mattress retailer has appointed Emilie Arel as president and chief commercial officer.
A late-night spending spree gave a big boost to Cyber Monday sales.
Based on data from Adobe Analytics, a record $9.4 billion was spent online by the end of Cyber Monday, an increase of 19.7% over last year, making it th
A record 189.6 million U.S. consumers shopped (combined, in stores and online) from Thanksgiving Day through Cyber Monday this year, according to a report by National Retail Federation and Prosper Insights & Analytics.
Consumers were in a spending mood for the official kick-off of the holiday shopping season.
Beginning on Thanksgiving Day, consumers spent an estimated average of $504, with 50$ spending more than last year, setting the stage for a strong season,
A brand acquisition and licensing firm has made an offer to buy the brand name, online business and other intellectual assets of Destination Maternity for approximately $50 million.
The bankrupt retailer announced it has made a motion to ap
The largest retail optical company in Canada is expanding its market reach.
New Look Vision Group has entered into an agreement to acquire substantially all of the assets of Miami-based Coco Lunette Holding, which does busi
There is more evidence that Black Friday is losing its attraction — among store shoppers, that is.
Shopper visits to brick-and-mortar stores and shopping centers dropped 6.2% on Black Friday versus last year, according to data from ShopperTrak (p
More than half of Black Friday purchases were with brands shoppers had never previously purchased from.
That’s according to data from retail marketing tech company Bluecore, which found that 54% Black Friday purchases were made by first time-buye
The Kroger Co. is entering the meal-delivery business via a fast-growing new trend.
The nation’s largest supermarket retailer launched a partnership with ClusterTruck, a software platform that powers delivery-only kitchens.