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.
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.
Claire's and Dylan's Candy Bar are continuing their partnership with an expanded collection of accessories and beauty products.
Spending has leveled off in the beginning of the year due in part to severe winter weather in much of the country.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has launched a new e-commerce initiative that will roll out over the course of the year.
Current J.C. Penney cheif executive officer Ron Johnson has been replaced by Myron E. Ullman, who previously served as CEO of the company from 2004 to 2011.
Warner Bros. and CBS Consumer Products for a limited edition collection of The Big Bang Theory/Star Trek merchandise.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA has named LIDL as its European retail partner for Man of Steel.
RadioShack has opened its first shop-within-a-shop retail space at the University of Texas at Austin Co-op as part of a new strategy.
Magic Light Pictures has signed a direct-to-retail deal with Sainsbury’s for The Gruffalo brand, in a partnership brokered by TLC.
Retailers are looking to exclusive designers, celebrity partnerships or hot properties to bring new, fashionable apparel options to customers.
The next generation of Toys ‘R’ Us’ Android kids’ tablet, tabeo e2, will be released next month.
HBO Global Licensing has tapped with asknet to manage it e-commerce engine and operations for the European HBO Shop.
HIT Entertainment has launched the Thomas & Friends Tracks4Thomas U.K. holiday charity campaign, in partnership with Hamleys.
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