This special report identifies the hot retailers to watch that are all driving change, innovation and expansion
Hot Topic, in partnership with Disney Consumer Products, has revealed its new fashion collection based on the upcoming live-action movie Beauty and the Beast.
J.C. Penney will close approximately 130-140 stores as well as two distribution facilities over the next several months.
Walmart posted a big jump in its online business in Q4, posting a 29 percent increase in e-commerce sales as well as a gross merchandise volume growth of 36.1 percent, including Jet.com and online grocery sales.
A record low of Americans will spend their tax returns this year while the second-highest number on record will put their money into savings, according to the National Retail Federation.
Target has revealed a new, limited-edition line of water dishes, pet beds and bow ties for pets from Oh Joy!
Toys ‘R’ Us has laid off approximately 10-15 percent of its corporate employees following its struggling holiday sale results.
The Entertainer, a multi-channel high street toy retailer in the U.K., has revealed that it will open two new stores in Truro, Cornwall, and Northampton, Bedfordshire.
Retailers around the globe are preparing for Star Wars Force Friday II, a global fan event celebrating the launch of new products inspired by Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
Walmart has acquired the online outdoor retailer Moosejaw for approximately $51 million.
Mattel and the Alibaba Group have inked a new strategic partnership that will aim to “re-shape the way parents in China think about play.”
A U.K. survey of girls ages 7 to 15, conducted to mark the return of Cartoon Network's “The Powerpuff Girls,” has revealed that girls are ignoring stereotypes and are tougher than ever before.
The joint venture of Gordon Brothers Group, Hilco Merchant Resources and Tiger Capital Group has begun going-out-of-business sales at all Sports Authority locations.
SmileyWorld has joined forces with Bestseller Fashion Group China to launch a new apparel range in Bestseller’s Selected stores in China.
Cherokee Global Brands is growing its distribution for the Tony Hawk lifestyle brand.
The Ladies Professional Golf Association, in partnership with licensee MK Trend, has opened its first retail store, LPGA Gallery, in South Korea.
The Tapout brand is expanding to now include its first flagship gym, Tapout Fitness, in New York City.
Me to You has partnered with Matalan to introduce Tatty Teddy and Tiny Tatty Teddy apparel and gifts at the retailer.
Disney, Target and Star Wars: Force for Change have joined forces to launch a new, fashion-meets-fundraising initiative inspired by the themes of rebellion from Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.
NBCUniversal Brand Development, in partnership with clothing brand Affliction and fashion retailer The Buckle, has launched a new lifestyle apparel collection inspired by Fast & Furious.
Despite Brexit concerns, U.K. toy sales increased by 6.3 percent and generated more than £3.5 billion for the first time, according to The NPD Group and the British Toy and Hobby Association.
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