04/07/2014 - 10:55am

Casey’s General Stores has selected Softeon’s warehouse managements ystem (WMS), as well as its load planning, yard management, and labor management applications, to improve efficiency and accuracy of its DC operations and drive additional throughput from existing DCs to enable them to support addition of new retail stores in the same physical footprint.

04/07/2014 - 10:48am

Deliv has been chosen as a same-day delivery vendor for 1-800-Flowers.com, its affiliated gourmet food brands, and its network of BloomNet florists across the U.S. commencing with a pilot in the San Francisco Bay area.

04/07/2014 - 10:43am

David Abelman, a retail veteran with more than 25 years’ experience, is joining Rite Aid as senior VP of brand development and innovation. His appointment is effective immediately.

04/04/2014 - 5:11pm

Third-party logistics (3PL) provider Transportation Insight is introducing a line of end-to-end e-commerce solutions.

04/04/2014 - 11:33am

Retail employment increased 18,200 in March and 229,000 year-over-year, according to the National Retail Federation.

04/04/2014 - 11:21am

One-in-three microbusiness owners (31%) depend more on a second job for their personal income than they do on their business, yet 69% say owning their business is the ideal job.

04/04/2014 - 11:16am

Walgreen Co. has signed a definitive agreement with Water Street Healthcare Partners, a strategic investor focused exclusively on the healthcare industry, in which Water Street will acquire a majority interest in Take Care Employer Solutions LLC.

04/04/2014 - 11:13am

The Sam’s Club Giving Program is providing a $2.5 million grant to grow U.S. women-owned businesses and jumpstart job creation.

04/04/2014 - 11:11am

The board of directors of The Pantry Inc. has elected Thomas W. "Tad" Dickson, former chairman and CEO of Harris Teeter Supermarkets Inc., to serve as chairman of the board of directors.

04/04/2014 - 11:05am

All lawsuits relating to the 2013 data breach at Target Corp. will be consolidated before a single court in Minnesota.