Retail dollar sales of toys experienced a decline of 1 percent when compared to 2012, according to 2013 year-end retail sales data compiled by The NPD Group.
Debenhams, Matalan, Card Factory and Blue Inc have joined the roster of top retailers participating in BLE Retail Mentoring Programme.
Bonnier’s Outdoor Life magazine is building its branded consumer product line with the addition of two new lifestyle partners.
The owner of Albertson’s grocers has announced plans to buy competitor chain Safeway in a transaction valued at $9 billion.
AMC has tapped Sony DADC to launch and manage a new e-commerce site for "The Walking Dead" zombie drama.
TV personality and home makeover designer Angelo Surmelis has launched his new furniture line exclusively at Mor Furniture for Less.
RadioShack announced plans to close up to 1100 underperforming stores in the U.S. at its fourth quarter earnings report Tuesday.
Stein Mart will open 10 new stores this year, marking the company's largest store expansion since 2007.
Claire's has announced plans for an assortment of jewelry and fashion accessories designed in collaboration with pop star Katy Perry.
Atlantyca Entertainment has partnered with the Italian supermarket Penny Market for a seven-week customer loyalty promotion featuring “Geronimo Stilton.”
The Kardashian sisters, in collaboration with Jupi Corp, are planning a line of infant and toddler apparel that will debut exclusively at Babies ‘R’ Us.
Design house Santoro has opened its first pop-up boutique in the iconic London department store Harrods.
Swarovski and its fragrance partner have teamed up with HSN to launch a new Aura by Swarovski fragrance and beauty products.
Barneys New York is planning a new collection of home goods featuring the work of pop artist Roy Lichtenstein.
WWE and Kmart today have teamed up for exclusive children’s apparel line from John Cena.
Nickelodeon U.K. is taking the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' fighting vehicle, the Shellraiser, on the road to 10 ASDA stores this month.
Sony Pictures Consumer Products has teamed up with Play.com for a The Mortal Instruments e-shop in the U.K.
DCD Publishing has announced a new deal with QVC for an educational dancing DVD.
Toys ‘R’ Us has added an exclusive range of do-it-yourself accessories designed by actress Victoria Justice to its Totally Me! brand.
Warner Bros. and fast-fashion retailer Forever 21 are launching a limited edition collection called Bats & Cats Friday.
Sears has debuted its new retail model in Dallas, Texas: a smaller, neighborhood store that will become the company standard for new locations.
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