Operations

09/19/2014 - 4:05pm

Albertsons and Safeway Inc. announced the new senior leadership team and division leaders for the combined company that will take effect upon the closing of their proposed merger.

09/19/2014 - 12:35pm

Fairway Group Holdings Corp. has named Jack Murphy, a veteran retail executive with strong experience in specialty food retailing, as CEO.

09/19/2014 - 12:33pm

The U.S. payments market is getting a new player: Klarna, a Swedish e-commerce company focused on simplifying buying, plans to expand to the U.S. market in early 2015.

09/19/2014 - 12:30pm

GNC Holdings named Jeffrey R. Hennion as executive VP, chief marketing and e-commerce officer.

09/19/2014 - 11:02am

Home Depot Inc. confirmed that some 56 million payment cards were likely compromised in a data breach that went undetected for five months.

09/18/2014 - 5:10pm

Walmart on Thursday said it plans to hire 60,000 temporary workers for the holiday season, an increase of nearly 10% from last year.

09/18/2014 - 5:06pm

Seasonal hiring in the retail sector is expected to outpace 2013, according to a report by Challenger, Gray & Christmas.

09/18/2014 - 10:49am

Costco Wholesale Corp will stop accepting American Express cards at its stores in Canada, effective January 1, 2015.

09/18/2014 - 10:40am

Gordon Brothers Group, a global advisory, restructuring and investment firm specializing in the retail, consumer products, industrial and real estate sectors, appointed Kenneth S. Frieze as CEO, effective Oct. 1.

09/17/2014 - 5:23pm

QuikTrip is North America’s favorite convenience store chain, according to a study by Market Force Information, a leader in customer intelligence solutions.